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Offline CML-1591

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Can anyone name this car?
« on: June 22, 2010, 11:23:14 PM »
Me and my mate came across this and he quite likes it but doesn't know what it is (haha he is doing transport design and all)



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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2010, 08:00:34 AM »
Ok, I name it "Susan"!
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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2010, 09:58:50 AM »
i think it's an American car from the 70's or 80's.

But agree with H - Susan is about as close to naming it as i'm going to get.

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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2010, 10:38:53 AM »
Looks like a Ferrari Dino or a kit car copy thereof. Probably the latter. Maybe a Karma.
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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #4 on: June 23, 2010, 01:33:49 PM »
Michael Knights "Kit"
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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #5 on: June 23, 2010, 05:02:05 PM »
I go with Tringle, probably a kit version of the Dino. Heres a real one i saw at Beaulieu


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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #6 on: June 23, 2010, 09:45:56 PM »
A Dino for sure.

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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #7 on: June 24, 2010, 08:23:19 AM »
Looks like a Karma to me, iirc based on a VW beetle chassis, just look at the front wheel offset in comparison with the real thing in Bones615's post.

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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #8 on: June 24, 2010, 11:55:31 AM »
Yep, all the other VWs in the picture are probably a bit of a clue ;)
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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #9 on: June 24, 2010, 01:11:05 PM »
Looks like a Karma to me, iirc based on a VW beetle chassis, just look at the front wheel offset in comparison with the real thing in Bones615's post.
Yep, all the other VWs in the picture are probably a bit of a clue ;)

Thanks, yeah this guy did have a fair amount of VW beetles in the 'back garden'.

Thanks Folks  :) :tup:

Ok, I name it "Susan"!
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Re: Can anyone name this car?
« Reply #10 on: June 30, 2010, 05:17:13 PM »
Nice motor but could do with a T-Cut!

 

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