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Old 06-30-08, 02:16 PM
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Ahhh. . . the 250Gt California. . . a thing of beauty!
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Old 06-30-08, 02:18 PM
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Originally Posted by Wordbiker View Post


This sure looks like fun.
It was!
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Old 06-30-08, 02:20 PM
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It's not a Cobra.
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Old 06-30-08, 02:26 PM
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Old 06-30-08, 02:29 PM
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It was!
What kind of journalist are you again?
You have my dream job don't you?
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Old 06-30-08, 02:46 PM
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Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
What kind of journalist are you again?
You have my dream job don't you?
Heh heh. Probably.
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someday, you will be mine.

A plastic model of a GTO? Probably not hard to find at your local hobby store.
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Old 06-30-08, 02:59 PM
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Originally Posted by cydewaze View Post
A plastic model of a GTO? Probably not hard to find at your local hobby store.
har har.
yeah, i realized it was plastic but i couldn't find the "perfect shot" of a 1969 black gto.
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Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
Another whose shape I've always liked, except the OEM trailer ruins the lines.

Triumph Stag
An old Celica has a similar look, and probably has a better chance of, you know, running.



While not an overtly beautiful car, I find the simplicity of the various incarnations of the Lotus Seven to be beautiful in a different way.


(Not necessarily this particular example. I've seen old ones that make this one look like a luxury car...)
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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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Old 06-30-08, 03:09 PM
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Speaking of "incarnations of the 7". . . here's me going real fast

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Speaking of "incarnations of the 7". . . here's me going real fast

Are you married?
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Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post
It's not a Cobra.
Kind of reminds me of the Ferrari 212 Export.



Maybe a cross between that and an MG of some sort.
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^^Do not want to drive that in Fl. unless you enjoy the taste of bugs.
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Are you married?
Not at the moment.

Why do you ask?
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Originally Posted by Lolly Pop View Post
Speaking of "incarnations of the 7". . . here's me going real fast



They look like a blast to drive.
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It's so nice of MV to be on the lookout for me...
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Originally Posted by Lolly Pop View Post
Not at the moment.

Why do you ask?
umm...pretty woman, rides a bike, and loves fast cars. If you drink Tequilla, I'm getting divorced and moving to where ever you are.
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bwah!

pack yer bags!
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I always thought mine was the most beautiful. Its the one on the left. The one on the right belongs to a friend. I havnt really missed it since I sold back in March. But the memories of the good times from the weekend that photo was taken...

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I can't believe an inhabitant of the Emerald Isle was just asked if they drink...
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Originally Posted by x136 View Post


They look like a blast to drive.
Yes, it was a blast. Also _very_ fast. 0-60 in 3.4 seconds. It weighs nothing.
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I can't believe an inhabitant of the Emerald Isle was just asked if they drink...
but I was specific as to what drink. Not just any old beverage will do, ya know. But you do have a point.
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Fatguy, those 928s are gorgeous cars. Sleek and understated. I always liked them.
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