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bongobro

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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2006 10:02:35 AM

1972 Pontiac Luxury LeMans 2-door hardtop; red; near Old Chain of Rocks (Route 66) bridge near Granite City, IL
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2014 5:25:38 PM

This one should make up for it, TigerRose:

1971 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am coupe; white with blue trim; in Collinsville, IL
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TigerRose
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Haven't seen any.
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bongobro
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1971 Chevelle Nomad 4-door station wagon; black over metallic green; in Granite City, IL

1974 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme coupe; red; also in Granite City
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Big Red 1975 Cadillac Deville
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77 Nova
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1972 Plymouth Barracuda
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Message Posted: Apr 7, 2014 12:17:11 AM

Another buddy with a 1976 MBG stopped by this afternoon with his daughter. White w/black interior.
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79 Chrysler 300, cream on red, with red and blue pinstripes
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1974 Chevy Nova on Kirkwood Hwy. in Wilmington, De. Blue with black interior, with Corvette rally wheels, sounding nice!
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72 GMC truck, for sale
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bongobro
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1978 Pontiac Firebird Formula coupe; red; in Collinsville, IL
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1979 Dodge Magnum
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Mustang
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Message Posted: Mar 29, 2014 7:23:24 PM

drove my 75 230 today - nice for late March in Minneapolis
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bongobro
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1972 Pontiac LeMans Safari 4-door station wagon (may have been originally built with woodgrain side paneling, but it was obscured by slightly scuzzy white paint); in Collinsville, IL
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Mar 26, 2014 4:34:13 PM

A daily double of sorts today!

1971 Chevrolet El Camino; black with gold center stripe; in Granite City, Illinois. Just a few blocks away was a...

1971 Chevelle Malibu 4-door sedan; also black!

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1959 Ford F-100 styleside short-box pickup; bright blue; in nearby Pontoon Beach, Illinois
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1972 Olds Cutlass
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Message Posted: Mar 16, 2014 3:19:17 PM

drove my 75 230 today - needed to move it to make room in the garage for my mustang
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Chevy Chevette
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79 Dodge Ramcharger, with snow blade attached (ok, not really a car)
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74 GTO - grey on black
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240Z
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bongobro
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1972 Chevrolet Monte Carlo 2-door hardtop; Flame Orange; in Granite City, IL
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73 AMX
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74 Gremlin, yellow on black
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bongobro
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1974 Dodge D-600 stake truck; red cab, black stake body; in Pontoon Beach, IL
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1972 Chevelle Malibu 2-door hardtop; black; in Granite City, IL
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1977 Ford Mustang II Cobra II hatchback; white with American Racing Blue; in Granite City, IL
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2014 7:50:44 AM

Yesterday I saw a green 1972 Chevy Impala 2-door hardtop parked at the curb in front of a pharmacy on
2nd Avenue in NYC.
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2014 11:38:33 AM

Two I saw on Saturday along Interstate 55 between Bloomsdale and Cape Girardeau, MO:

1978 Ford LTD Ranchero Squire sedan pickup; this one was really duded up with gold glow paint, black vinyl top and the requisite Squire woodgrain side paneling;

1973 Buick Riviera; black vinyl top over white
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1970 Buick GSX
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1972 Corvette in San Antonio, Texas.
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2013 8:17:48 PM

1972 Cadillac Fleetwood Seventy-Five limousine; black vinyl top over black; in Collinsville, IL
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2013 12:54:19 AM

240z
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2013 2:29:48 PM

1972 Buick Electra Custom 2-door hardtop: covert beige vinyl top over dark green;

1979 Plymouth Volare Premier 4-door sedan; silver vinyl top over metallic silver blue; both in Granite City, IL
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 7:30:03 PM

1973 Corvette Stingray coupe -- Corvette Dark Green; in Granite City, IL
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73 AMC Hornet - modified
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Message Posted: Nov 12, 2013 2:41:04 PM

Drove my 75 230C last night
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Message Posted: Nov 11, 2013 10:44:02 AM

78 MGB, white with black stripe
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79 Cadillac Seville, white on red
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77 TA
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1971 Plymouth Barracuda Gran coupe in Plum Crazy yesterday morning on
Daniels Farm Road in Trumbull, CT
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1975 Pontiac Grand Ville
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240Z
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80 Triumph TR7 - white
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1975 Corvette at Panera Bread in Newington, CT
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2013 5:32:11 PM

74 Cuda, 340 4 speed, red with black interior - nice.
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2013 5:16:05 PM

Dark blue color Triumph TR6 in excellent condition. Don't know the exact year but looks original.

[Edited by: LXH18 at 10/11/2013 5:17:44 PM EST]
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73 Gremlin with a 360
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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2013 9:16:59 PM

78 Chrysler LeBaron, blue 2 door
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