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Old 07-01-08, 09:22 PM
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That's not an Elan.

What is it?
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Old 07-01-08, 09:23 PM
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That's an Elan. The Toyota 2000GT isn't.
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Old 07-01-08, 09:24 PM
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What is it?
That red car's an Elan. He was correcting an earlier post which referred to a Toyota 2000GT as an Elan.
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I thought the Elan has lights that turn. Was it the Citroen?

That Testarossa is pure joy. Wow. What a car.

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What's that? It's nice, whatever it is!
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Old 07-02-08, 12:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Lolly Pop View Post
I thought the Elan has lights that turn. Was it the Citroen?

That Testarossa is pure joy. Wow. What a car.



What's that? It's nice, whatever it is!
I saw a very similar TR in the shop of Stuart Singer a few years ago.

http://www.stuartspnb.com/

Click on "dreamin since 72" on his site and read about his Dino.
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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 07-02-08, 12:18 PM
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And this one was going to be pretty cool, but they chickened out:

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Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post


something so soothing about it sitting still....
and something so disturbing about me not being behind the wheel, shifting through the gearing to 140 mph.

on second thought, I'll take the Testarossa
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What's that? It's nice, whatever it is!
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Old 07-02-08, 03:11 PM
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Originally Posted by BarracksSi View Post
That red car's an Elan. He was correcting an earlier post which referred to a Toyota 2000GT as an Elan.
10 - 4.

Thought it was an early '60s? Think I saw a show about them once, little thing did 110 - 120 mph? Also got around 30 mpg. Don't know if that was at the same time though.

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Oh gawd, pleas tell me that monstrosity in not a real car, but a spoof.
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I'd love to have a kit car of either one.
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Porsche 550
James Dean, James Dean
I know just what you mean
James Dean, you said it all so clean
And I know my life would look allright
If I could see it on the silver screen

You were the lowdown rebel if there ever was
Even if you had no cause
James Dean, you said it all so clean
And I know my life would look all right
If I could see it on the silver screen

We'll talk about a low-down bad refrigerator,
You were just too cool for school
Sock hop, soda pop, basketball and auto shop,
The only thing that got you off was breakin' all the rules
James Dean, James Dean
So hungry and so lean
James Dean, you said it all so clean
And I know my life would look all right
If I could see it on the silver screen

Little James Dean, up on the screen
Wonderin' who he might be
Along came a Spyder and picked up a rider
And took him down the road to eternity

James Dean, James Dean, you bought it sight unseen

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You were to fast to live, too young to die, bye-bye
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Ooo, I forgot about the 356. I can so see myself in retirement driving one.

My two favorites when I was in high school:



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The good 'ol Queen Family Truckster!!! That name has been used on various buddys' rides after they got married.

"Dude, ya gonna go out & git a Queen Family Truckster now too?!?"
"This thing handles like yer wife's Queen Family Truckster!"

Dig that blue polyester suit btw.
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Real ones only please.
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Black or Yellow?



London or NY?



LTI or Checker?
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Black or Yellow?
London or NY?
LTI or Checker?
Why black London cab or course.
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i always thought it would be cool to drive around in a big shoe.

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