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Old 04-19-14, 04:12 PM   #3926
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Old 04-20-14, 06:19 AM   #3927
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^ I've seen a slightly later Benz than that parked at a old folks home I sometimes pass by, if I see it again with my camera I'll take a pic of it. It looks like it just rolled off the factory floor.

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Wow!! Updating one of these with modern running gear would be the ultimate bus.

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Is the red bottle for Nitrous Oxide? That car should be fast enough without it.
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Hmm, could be a automatic fire extinguisher to save the driver. But if the car was rear ended ?
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Now that's a car.
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Old 04-21-14, 11:58 PM   #3934
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Hmm, could be a automatic fire extinguisher to save the driver. But if the car was rear ended ?
On board fire suppression system. The height of safety technology in the 1960's
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I'm sure the car behind was once as beautiful as the Tyrrell



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Wow!! Updating one of these with modern running gear would be the ultimate bus.

Get along with you. I want one of these, with a leather sofa behind the upper windscreen:

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Someday, I'd love to build out one of these into a mini RV:



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Might have one of these in the driveway tomorrow...
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Might have one of these in the driveway tomorrow...
I dunno, man, that's like an anti-Sentra or something. Can't quite bring myself to consider a faux-woodie Cherokee "beautiful"...
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I dunno, man, that's like an anti-Sentra or something. Can't quite bring myself to consider a faux-woodie Cherokee "beautiful"...
I have been hunting for a new vehicle and the needs of the shop warrant a little more load carrying and towing capacity... I was not looking for a woody but have always been quite enamoured with the 4.0 H.O. I6 engine which is one of the best power plants ever made.
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One word: WAGOVAN.
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Someday, I'd love to build out one of these into a mini RV:
A friend of mine owned a Ford Vanette. The body was stock similar to the one below, but he had installed a bed, storage and it even had a large living room chair for the co-pilot. Many legendary times were had in it. I was one of the lucky few to be flight checked to drive it.




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You don't need a van for an arm chair ride.



For as long as I've been alive we've had a Leyland EA van like this. It use to run but not anymore, there huge inside!
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Or mebbe this... to handle the city streets.

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