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Old 04-10-11, 08:32 PM   #676
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The 3.0 CSi has long been my favorite car.
Danno, does that one have a dimpled key and a huge steering wheel?
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Old 04-14-11, 12:52 AM   #677
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Nope, the key & steering-column switch were replaced sometime before I it. I like to take my cars out to the track and wring them out. So I'll upgrade parts where it makes a performance difference, such as a Momo steering-wheel. Thinking about adding a turbo and sequential transaxle too...
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Old 04-14-11, 06:38 AM   #678
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Gotcha.
I really miss my old 3.0C.

Still running the Zeniths?
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Old 04-14-11, 08:08 AM   #679
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Old 04-14-11, 08:10 AM   #680
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Nope, the key & steering-column switch were replaced sometime before I it. I like to take my cars out to the track and wring them out. So I'll upgrade parts where it makes a performance difference, such as a Momo steering-wheel. Thinking about adding a turbo and sequential transaxle too...
Are you saying that those are your cars?
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Old 04-14-11, 08:36 AM   #681
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A "beautiful" car for all of us Foosters?
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Old 04-14-11, 05:49 PM   #682
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Are you saying that those are your cars?
They're for fun! Giving you the thrill and exhilaration of driving! I'm not gonna have some pampered garage queen! And so what if I drive it like the way BMW intended and wreck it? That'll just raise the value of the remaining cars for everyone else! It's a win-win scenario!!! Actually those are my brother's, I'm more a Porsche & Ferrari guy.

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Gotcha.
I really miss my old 3.0C.

Still running the Zeniths?
Yep, gonna rip it out and go with MoTeC or Electromotive. Pretty much required for turbo upgrades.
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Old 04-14-11, 07:20 PM   #683
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Actually those are my brother's,
Ah. I thought I saw that pic before. This is your brother's site?
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Old 04-20-11, 09:08 PM   #684
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Old 10-22-11, 10:34 PM   #685
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$20k plug in, hmmm.
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Old 10-22-11, 11:39 PM   #686
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what is the range like?
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Old 10-23-11, 01:25 AM   #687
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the coda is a much better car, has a much bigger range.
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Old 10-23-11, 02:23 AM   #688
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I regularly see two all electric cars here, both about kei car size. One is a van/suv and the other a truck with those fold-down bed sides like a Unimog.
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Old 10-23-11, 08:21 AM   #689
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I might be bias because its mine but I finally got my 70 LeMans back on the road after 10+ years. The used motor I bought has a LOT more power then I had guessed. I'm thinking near 400hp at the crank. Need to hit the local dyno but I have a mile wide grin on my face every time I get to drive it.

Its No Judge but I like the lines.
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Old 10-23-11, 04:41 PM   #690
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The Blastolene Brothers were showing their Decoliner in Portland a couple weeks ago. Very pretty, and the dual driving positions just puts the hink in my kink. Maybe someday when I'm rich and famous (or just rich) I'll get one like this:
http://www.blastolene.com/Work_in_Progress/deco.htm


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Old 10-23-11, 05:44 PM   #691
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I might be bias because its mine but I finally got my 70 LeMans back on the road after 10+ years. The used motor I bought has a LOT more power then I had guessed. I'm thinking near 400hp at the crank. Need to hit the local dyno but I have a mile wide grin on my face every time I get to drive it.

Its No Judge but I like the lines.
beautiful car. I love the grill
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Old 10-23-11, 06:26 PM   #692
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The Blastolene Brothers were showing their Decoliner in Portland a couple weeks ago. Very pretty, and the dual driving positions just puts the hink in my kink. Maybe someday when I'm rich and famous (or just rich) I'll get one like this:
http://www.blastolene.com/Work_in_Progress/deco.htm


Jay Leno has a writeup on that on his website. I think it's still on the first page.
Gotta love the flying bridge.
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Old 10-23-11, 10:47 PM   #693
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Jay Leno has a writeup on that on his website. I think it's still on the first page.
Gotta love the flying bridge.

Yep: http://www.jaylenosgarage.com/decoli...4/#item=204583
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Old 10-24-11, 05:35 AM   #694
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Old 10-24-11, 08:36 AM   #695
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Old 10-24-11, 08:46 PM   #696
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Funny, a friend of mine just sold a '58 Corvette. He's retired, but he figured he wouldn't have time to restore it properly. He's going to spend the next few summers riding the different Adventure Cycling routes across the U.S.

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Old 10-24-11, 09:17 PM   #697
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The Citroën Tubik, reminds me of a Brubaker.

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Old 10-24-11, 09:46 PM   #698
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I almost bought one of these a couple years ago. I've always wanted a pre '79 Lola Coupe. I just couldn't get the price I wanted, or even close.
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Old 10-24-11, 09:59 PM   #699
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My first car was a 79' Triumph spitfire, and while it was cute and all those fun things it ran maybe 40% of the time and I ended up having to get rid of it (I wish I had just stored it in my Dad's garage!) so I'm pretty partial to them... fun little car, when it worked.

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However, the car that I will have someday whether I buy it mint or work on it is the Triumph TR-3A, I just think it's so beautiful.



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Old 10-24-11, 10:10 PM   #700
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