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#35617 of 37003 Re: New> [andys120]
Jan 23, 2013 (11:17 am)
Looks a helluva lot like a distorted Alfa 8C. Even the same color as the model I have sitting on my shelf.
#35618 of 37003 Re: New> [qbrozen]
Jan 23, 2013 (11:35 am)
An 8C that had way too much plastic surgery.
#35619 of 37003 Re: New> [ateixeira]
by Mr_Shiftright HOST
Jan 23, 2013 (12:58 pm)
Gee I wonder if that would suck up the leaves in my driveway?
#35620 of 37003 Re: New> [Mr_Shiftright]
Jan 23, 2013 (1:24 pm)
That's one pricey leaf blower.
#35621 of 37003 Re: New> [Mr_Shiftright]
Jan 23, 2013 (2:12 pm)
that, birds, stray trash blowing around, racoons, etc.
I would really consider putting some kind of screen on that snout.
#35622 of 37003 Million dollar ride>
Jan 24, 2013 (5:41 pm)
#35623 of 37003 Re: New> [stickguy]
Jan 24, 2013 (5:45 pm)
The maroon car w the big snout is a Perana Z1, the body is by Zagato, the motor by Chevrolet (LS6) and the chassis by Perana of South Africa. I guess I like it better than most of you. It reminds me of specials like the Bizzarinni Strada and the Gordon-Keeble.
#35624 of 37003 Re: New> [andys120]
Jan 24, 2013 (6:04 pm)
Gordon-Keeble. Like this one?
#35625 of 37003 Re: Million dollar ride> [andys120]
Jan 24, 2013 (6:50 pm)
That looks gorgeous. I think it is French post war from the lines, but not sure of coach-builder or underlying chassis.
The shadow just below the top of the screen, makes me think it might be a Sedanca De Ville rather than a coupe or sedan body. However they pretty much disappeared before the second world war, so suspect it is a coach-built vehicle
#35626 of 37003 Re: Million dollar ride> [grahampeters]
Jan 25, 2013 (12:07 am)
This has been niggling at me all afternoon. Sort of like a Chapron body, possibly on a Delahaye chassis. But I am not sure that is right.
There was also a gorgeous body on a Talbot Lago with approximately this shape to nose, but proportions look wrong.