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Old 05-08-2011, 09:21 PM   #15
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#1. 1951 Mercury, 3 on the tree w/overdrive. It was my grandfathers.
#2.1959 Austin Healey Sprite

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Old 05-08-2011, 11:02 PM   #16
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#1 1950 Ford 2dr 3 on the tree w/overdrive.
#2 Any one of these 3. 1960 Austin Healey Sprite , 1960 Mini , modified into a 1275 Cooper S. 1966 Lotus Cortina .

99 F-350 4X4 PSD pulling a 24' Nash travel trailer
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Old 05-09-2011, 08:54 AM   #17
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1st - 1977 F150 long bed stick shift, big V-8. I could actually get up in the engine compartment to help step-dad work on her (mable).
2nd - 1968 VW Bug, still my favorite car. My current car is a 2006 VW bug.
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Old 05-09-2011, 11:17 AM   #18
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1. 1940 Chevy coupe

2. 1965 Corvair Corsa turbo
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2000 Itasca Suncruiser 35U
2002 Jeep Wrangler Sport, 2005 Jeep Liberty Sport
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Old 05-09-2011, 03:09 PM   #19
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1st one would have been my 1966 Mustang fastback.
Favorite is a toss up between my old heavily modded 88 Mustang GT and my
2008 Hemi Charger Daytona
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Old 05-09-2011, 03:20 PM   #20
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1 - Learned to drive in Mom's '64 Impala 4-dr. 283 V8.
2 - Favorite is probably my 1972 Firebird Formula. Fast, fun, comfortable and those big, non-functional hood scoops were to die for.
Wish I still had it.

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Ford F53/460 chassis, 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee "toad"
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Old 05-09-2011, 07:21 PM   #21
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First was a dog...1946 Plymouth, flat 6, 3 on the tree, oil burner (SAE50)
Most fun....'65 Cobra that my son & I built. 5.0L Mustang running gear, the rest by Factory Five.
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Old 05-09-2011, 09:04 PM   #22
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Good grief...that would be an old '51 cheby...bought it for $21.00 from a guy that needed bail money...that's all I had. Three on the tree and had a suicide knob on the wheel with a naked woman's picture inside it...good thing too, cause you had to hold up the headliner with the other, used 3 qts of bulk oil a day. Darn thing wouldn't die. Bunch of us would take it out in the woods and knock down small trees with it and jump small irrigation ditches with it. Dukes of Hazard stupid stuff! Finally we ran it through two trees backward with all the doors open. Couldn't get it started and had to pay a guy to tow it to the junk yard.
Best would have to be the '92 Honda Accord 2dr., 5spd. I loved that car. No troubles whatsoever in the 14 years I drove it, good gas MPG and the thing was a little sports car with a rear seat. Perfect car for me at the time and I'd STILL be driving it had a guy not pulled out in front of me...that HURT! I have to admit, this Wrangler we tow is a BLAST and comes in a little ahead in the fun dept.! Bob
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Old 05-10-2011, 08:01 AM   #23
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English Ford Station Wagon I had was towable, Considering it's part-interchangable with a PINTO, it was a good car. I liked it, I've had "Better" cars, but if I could have my choice of towed,

It would be a Jeep
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Old 05-10-2011, 08:39 AM   #24
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!. 1955 Merc. 2 door, 292 with automatic - later swapped for a 3 speed MT.

2. 1992 Integra GSR. First affordable production car with VTEC. Close ratio 5 speed, 8K rpm redline. Like having a motorcycle drivetrain in a car - Lot's of fun.
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Old 05-10-2011, 08:41 AM   #25
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Originally Posted by Peacekeeper6 View Post
1) What was the very first car you've driven legally?


2) Out of all the cars you've owned, which was/is your favorite?

What's yours ?
First car driven legally....
1973 Mercury Marquis Brogham Mom's car that I took my licence test in. Learned to drive on a IH Farmall.

Favorite car...Tough call! I loved most of them all and HATED one..
Favorite...1972 Chevrolet El camino SS, 396, 4 speed, black on black. or 1981 Jeep CJ7...

HATED CAR...1987 Chrysler LeBaron convertible...have not owned a chrysler/dodge product since, need I say more?
Michael (Home base Northern CO)
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Old 05-10-2011, 09:05 AM   #26
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1. Dad's '63 Chevy Biscayne 283/Powerglide.

2. My '68 Camaro SS/RS 396/375 convertible.
Adios, Dirk - '84 Real Lite Truck Camper, '86 Wilderness Cimarron TT, previously 4 years as a fulltimer in a '07 DSDP

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Old 05-10-2011, 09:41 AM   #27
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a 1952 ford 2 dr. (my dads) Now my wife's BMW Z3 3.0
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1st Car...1964 International Travelall 3 speed
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