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Tom921

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Message Posted: Aug 7, 2005 6:16:21 PM

1962 Chevy Bel Air convertible. Red with white top. Nice condition.
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Nuzan
All-Star Author Nevada

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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 7:22:21 PM

VW beetle. Not sure what year
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 2:02:27 PM

1952 Chevrolet coupe, red, beautifully done, Ohio plates
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 1:49:44 PM

1965 Chevelle Malibu convertible; Danube Blue; in Granite City, IL
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LibertyGuardian
Sophomore Author Arizona

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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 4:28:08 PM

Our 1960 Ford Thunderbird...white with red interior.
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 3:54:12 PM

1956 Buick Roadmaster 2-door Riviera hardtop; white over pale green; in Collinsville, IL
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2014 7:13:35 AM

Pink and white 1956 Plymouth 2-door hardtop yesterday afternoon on Route 66 in Hebron, CT.
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 7:34:24 AM

Red 1963 Studebaker Avanti on Main Street in Niantic, CT yesterday afternoon.
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BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 8:28:45 PM

65 Mustang, blue on blue with a white vinyl roof
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Blubird
Champion Author Tampa

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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 9:26:36 AM

69 vw
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 6:42:11 AM

1956 Packard 4-door sedan last evening at McDonald's in Glastonbury, CT.
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jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 2:35:22 PM

68 Firebird
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Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Oct 13, 2014 12:24:51 PM

1959 Plymouth Fury 2-door hardtop yesterday afternoon on the town green in Colchester, CT.
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BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 4:55:23 PM

64 Buick Riviera
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 3:29:50 PM

1965 Cadillac Fleetwood 60 Special 4-door sedan; black, with what looked like a vinyl top. I say "what looked like" because the top fabric was missing, and the roof looked like it was rusted all over (no surprise given the nature of vinyl tops!). Otherwise, restoration appears fairly easy! In Granite City, IL.
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jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 12:37:59 AM

68 Nova
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 4:42:26 PM

1948 Dodge 1/2-ton panel truck; white; street rodded; in Granite City, IL
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mullingspices
Champion Author Honolulu

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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 2:12:38 PM

1968 Camaro RS, metallic gray
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 7:44:10 AM

1962 Plymouth Belvedere 4-door sedan last evening on Oxford Road in Oxford, CT.
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jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 12:40:18 AM

66 GTO
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 9:58:21 PM

1970 Pontiac Bonneville 4-door hardtop; palomino copper with a beige vinyl top; in Granite City, IL
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stoner0046
Sophomore Author New Jersey

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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 7:27:40 AM

1965 Corvair, in very nice shape, talk to the owner. He bought the car new.
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badbobKY
All-Star Author Lexington

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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 7:19:40 AM

69 chevy
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 7:14:43 AM

1955 Studebaker President coupe on Sunday morning on Route 44 in New Hartford, CT.
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Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2014 9:14:55 AM

Black 1964 Corvette convertible last evening on Route 3 in Hopkinton, Rhode Island.
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DasAuto92
Champion Author Montreal

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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 9:46:54 AM

1968 Corvette convertible dark green with 427 cu in.

1957 Chev Bel Air 283,3 speed 2 door Matador Red exterior,Red/black interior

Chateauguay, Qc.
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55Russ
Champion Author Cleveland

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Message Posted: Sep 29, 2014 12:07:14 AM

40 Ford
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rkt wgn
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 11:57:23 PM

There was a fly in- drive in, car show, airplane show at the St. Louis Regional airport in Bethalto, il yesterday.
There were many, many different kinds and models of cars.
Probably 750 to 1000cars and planes.
Fantastic, mostly American cars
Huge turnout
Weather in mid 80's, beautiful day
You name it and, it was probably there
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morrongiello
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 9:34:25 AM

late 50's green two toned Chevy
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Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 9:05:51 AM

Orange 1955 Chevy sedan delivery yesterday evening on Thomaston Ave. in Waterbury, CT.
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 9:51:11 AM

Black 1936 Ford rumble seat cabriolet last evening at Dairy Queen in Monroe, CT. From a distance it looked stock, but it turned out to be Chevy powered with an automatic transmission.
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DasAuto92
Champion Author Montreal

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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 11:46:38 PM

1969 Chevy Camaro Yenko/SC Green.........Wilno, Ontario

1964 Oldsmobile 442 Convertible with a 400 cu in.............Hudson, Qc

[Edited by: DasAuto92 at 9/26/2014 11:49:16 PM EST]
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BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

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Message Posted: Sep 26, 2014 10:26:00 PM

66 Corvair
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DasAuto92
Champion Author Montreal

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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 7:53:29 PM


1969 Ford Ranchero gt.........Bridgeport, Ontario

[Edited by: DasAuto92 at 9/25/2014 7:54:03 PM EST]
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DasAuto92
Champion Author Montreal

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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 7:41:05 PM

1967 Oldsmobile Cutlass Convertable.......Bridgeport, Ontario
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47pickup
Veteran Author Minnesota

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Message Posted: Sep 24, 2014 6:43:26 AM

1956 Ford F-100
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Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Sep 24, 2014 6:42:10 AM

Silver 1963 Corvette split window coupe last evening on Main Street in Glastonbury, CT.
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 7:56:10 AM

White 1962 Chevy Impala SS 2-door hardtop yesterday evening on Route 5 in North Haven, CT.
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continental
Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 9:33:03 AM

1957 Olds 98 convertible, lipstick red with a white top, yesterday afternoon on the Berlin Turnpike in Berlin, CT.
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Sep 20, 2014 6:29:27 PM

1962 Chevy Bel Air "bubbletop" sports coupe; Tuxedo Black with a 409...in Granite City. IL
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DasAuto92
Champion Author Montreal

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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 10:03:31 AM

1967 Plymouth Belvedere GTX 440/375hp Automatic 2 door in factory dark copper exterior & copper interior
Eganville, Ontario
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srgamlin
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 8:52:44 AM

1967 Mercury Cougar
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 12:07:19 PM

1957 Chevy Bel Air 2-door sedan; solid Onyx Black; in Granite City, IL

[Edited by: bongobro at 9/17/2014 12:07:44 PM EST]
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 12:50:07 PM

1969 Cadillac Coupe deVille; light metallic green with green vinyl top; in Granite City, IL
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Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Sep 15, 2014 7:09:20 AM

1967 Pontiac GTO hardtop, blue with a white top, yesterday afternoon on Route 66 in Hebron, CT.
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morrongiello
Champion Author New York

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Message Posted: Sep 14, 2014 8:26:39 PM

late '60's mustang
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 2:15:47 PM

1955 Chevy Bel Air 2-door hardtop; Shoreline Beige over Gypsy Red; on Interstate 255 near Collinsville, IL
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Champion Author Connecticut

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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 7:28:27 AM

Black 1965 Pontiac GTO 2-door hardtop last evening on Route 63 in Naugatuck, CT.
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nru
Champion Author Twin Cities

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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 1:07:02 AM

two 1960's chevs in a driveway on Aldrich in Bloomington today
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jl1rp
Champion Author New Hampshire

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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 12:41:55 AM

64 Tbird
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DasAuto92
Champion Author Montreal

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Message Posted: Sep 12, 2014 9:51:48 PM

1970 Dodge Coronet "500" ( not a super bee) convertible, crazy plum purple.
This is a 1 of 6 made cars. The car was a front feature on an edition of Hot Rod magazine.
Wendover, Ontario.

[Edited by: DasAuto92 at 9/12/2014 9:53:27 PM EST]
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