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Old 02-19-14, 10:57 AM   #3626
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Funny ad that BenzFanatic will love. You will too.

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Are we sure he didn't write that?
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Old 02-19-14, 11:05 AM   #3627
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Are we sure he didn't write that?
No, we are not. I can tell you that the pictures for the most part, were taken at Galleria Tower III yellow parking garage, as I park there daily. BTW, I have seen this car, but do not know who owns it.
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Old 02-19-14, 11:19 AM   #3628
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Hey so do I !! I "need" several turbo Porche(I also liked that 928 V-8 but no one else did)-
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Old 02-19-14, 12:26 PM   #3629
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Not really any more crazy than some of the other super/hypercars that have been made. Ferrari Enzo, McLaren F1, some of the more obscure ones like Koenigsegg, etc.
True enough. Comparatively to some of the more modern super/hypercars it's actually probably kind of tame...But those other companies you expect to put out a massive supercar that couldn't traverse a speedbump, it just seems uncharacteristic for Benz.

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http://dallas.craigslist.org/dal/cto/4335402714.html
Lol, actually not the first time I have seen this. Sadly there are a lot of people that write ads akin to that with complete seriousness. Funny that the license plate is "J cash," his actual 560SEL was recently up for sale.
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True enough. Comparatively to some of the more modern super/hypercars it's actually probably kind of tame...But those other companies you expect to put out a massive supercar that couldn't traverse a speedbump, it just seems uncharacteristic for Benz.



Lol, actually not the first time I have seen this. Sadly there are a lot of people that write ads akin to that with complete seriousness. Funny that the license plate is "J cash," his actual 560SEL was recently up for sale.
The J Cash picture is not the plates on the car for sale. He tossed in some other pics to the gallery.
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Old 02-19-14, 01:27 PM   #3631
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Old 02-19-14, 01:31 PM   #3632
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The J Cash picture is not the plates on the car for sale. He tossed in some other pics to the gallery.
Oh, well yea that makes sense, he pulled them from the recent listing.
Miura in some... interesting colors
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Old 02-19-14, 07:46 PM   #3633
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No info on this but it looks deadly.

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Old 02-19-14, 08:21 PM   #3635
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Oh, well yea that makes sense, he pulled them from the recent listing. Miura in some... interesting colors
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No info on this but it looks deadly.

It's the 1905 Christie, world's first front wheel drive car. It was made to race for the Vanderbilt Cup. It had a V4 engine that produced 60 hp. There's a good article about it here. If you've ever driven a front-wheel drive car, you owe Mr. Christie a little thanks.

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Old 02-20-14, 07:21 AM   #3641
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I have a good friend that is restoring a pair of Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Speciales right now.
I hope we get to see it sometime there a beautiful classic.
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Old 02-20-14, 07:38 AM   #3642
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It's the 1905 Christie, world's first front wheel drive car. It was made to race for the Vanderbilt Cup. It had a V4 engine that produced 60 hp. There's a good article about it here. If you've ever driven a front-wheel drive car, you owe Mr. Christie a little thanks.
Well then I thank Mr. Christie then because both my alfa's are fwd. I have the later sleeker Sud/Sprint and much later 33 but the Alfasud first produced in 1969 was the best handling fwd for decades. Most of the major car manufactures bought them to dissect and see how alfa did it, it took 30 years for them to match it. The Sud had a simple layout but they handled so well because of low centre of gravity from the boxer engine, the inboard brakes centralized the cars weight reducing unsprung weight at the wheels and it had passive rear wheel steering.

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The car that pretty much defined what a super car would be in the 21st century.
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Well, I'd say these 4 cars.



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Old 02-20-14, 08:43 AM   #3646
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I would have guessed that was stored in a safe place by the movie makers. Apparently it was left somewhere it deteriorated. Do you know the details?
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I hope we get to see it sometime there a beautiful classic.
Here are pics so far.

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The blue one is going to be resold. The car that is now blue is the red car with mismatched hood on the flatbed trailer. The other car that was being pushed into the other trailer is going to be red and will be his keeper.
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Is that the Chasing Classic Cars guy??
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Is that the Chasing Classic Cars guy??
If you are talking about the Alfas above, no, it is just an old college buddy of mine who has always been a car nut. He has quite a few old cars. A 1937 Zephyr, a 57 Ford Skyliner , a 1950 Ford two door convertible as well as the two Alfas.
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Oh okay, in this pic http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r...6589_o.jpg?986

he kind of looks like the guy on CCC.

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