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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 18, 2015 9:06:23 PM

1973 Plymouth Fury III 4-door sedan; green vinyl top over medium metallic green; in Collinsville, IL
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Apr 10, 2015 2:06:27 PM

1975 AMC Gremlin X Levi's edition; bright blue with white hockey sticks; probably one of the best-looking Gremlins I've seen in years. In Granite City, IL
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2015 10:00:15 PM

78 MGB, white on black
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heyman_31036
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2015 3:16:28 PM

1971 BMW 2002
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eB40
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Message Posted: Apr 6, 2015 3:10:44 PM

None today
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bongobro
Champion Author St. Louis

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Message Posted: Apr 1, 2015 12:38:27 PM

No foolin' on this one (unless it was a clone, which I really doubt):

1971 Pontiac GTO Judge convertible; bright metallic blue with gold stripes and trim, black top and spoller; in a school parking lot in Granite City, Illinois
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heyman_31036
Veteran Author Georgia

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Message Posted: Mar 29, 2015 11:40:45 AM

early 70's Pontiac Formula
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heyman_31036
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2015 3:25:29 PM

Silver Jeep J10 in great condition
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Mar 20, 2015 2:31:07 PM

1972 Plymouth Satellite Custom 4-door sedan; beige vinyl over avocado green; in Granite City, IL
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srgamlin
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Message Posted: Mar 15, 2015 9:24:42 PM

A blue 1972 Corvette coupe
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LuckyD43
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2015 5:17:44 PM

My daughter's 1977 white over red Monte Carlo Landau coupe

[Edited by: LuckyD43 at 3/3/2015 5:20:42 PM EST]
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bongobro
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1976 Cadillac Sedan deVille; beigr vinyl over bronze; in Granite City, Illinois
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 4:43:32 PM

AMC Javelin, blue,
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2015 1:00:31 PM

Two '70's A-body GM intermediates:

1971 Oldsmobile Cutlass "S" 2-door hardtop; black vinyl over red;
1972 Pontiac LeMans 2-door hardtop; orange; both in Granite City, IL
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2014 9:14:21 PM

79 MGB on a trailer
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CivicCub
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Message Posted: Dec 30, 2014 8:20:58 PM

1976 Dodge Aspen 2 door, in my neighborhood. Bone stock, silver with black interior. Looks like it just rolled off the showroom floor.
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2014 2:36:26 PM

VW thing.
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LuckyD43
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Message Posted: Dec 18, 2014 12:02:02 PM

My daughter's white over red 1977 Monte Carlo.
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Dec 12, 2014 7:47:19 PM

Its cold our here in Michigan, most classic cars are stored for the winter now...
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Dec 11, 2014 4:08:56 PM

1978 Chevy Malibu Classic 4-door station wagon; dark brown; in Pontoon Beach, IL
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heyman_31036
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Message Posted: Nov 11, 2014 4:23:43 PM

Red '79 Trans Am.
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 7:11:41 PM

79 Thunderbird, black on red
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Oct 21, 2014 3:55:46 PM

1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle 2-door sedan; light gray;

1980 Volkswagen Vanagon minivan; orange and yellow; both in Granite City, IL;

1976 Ford Maverick 4-door sedan; dark blue; in Collinsville, IL

[Edited by: bongobro at 10/21/2014 3:57:01 PM EST]
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jl1rp
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 7:42:05 PM

77 Z28
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 6:30:34 PM

75 Pontiac convertible, enjoying the 20C/68F sunny day today
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continental
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Message Posted: Oct 19, 2014 7:33:43 AM

1971 Pontiac Firebird TransAm yesterday afternoon on Main Street in Niantic, CT.
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2014 1:59:57 PM

Orange 1972 VW Karmann Ghia
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jl1rp
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2014 12:39:24 AM

240Z
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 8:54:07 PM

Dodge Omni. Very rare because that model was not very good.
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 8:30:52 PM

78 Lebaron, blue 2 door - just don't see these much anymore
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 10:03:18 PM

73 Impala
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LuckyD43
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 3:05:43 PM

My next door neighbor's metallic green 1975 Chevy Caprice
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continental
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 6:41:15 AM

1972 Olds 442 convertible, white over blue, last evening at McDonald's in Glastonbury, CT.
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 4:54:45 PM

73 Dodge Challenger
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LuckyD43
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 11:11:08 AM

I saw an awesome looking and sounding black '75 Camaro Z28 in Staten Island yesterday.
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55Russ
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 10:59:45 AM

78 Buick

[Edited by: 55Russ at 10/12/2014 11:03:18 AM EST]
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73amx
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 10:57:57 AM

my own '73 AMX
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Message Posted: Oct 9, 2014 1:07:52 AM

too many to list with Cruzin the Coast here, I'll go with the 71 Roadrunner
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 10:00:18 PM

1975 Dodge Dart Swinger 2-door hardtop; that ubiquitous Chrysler dark metallic green with beige vinyl top, but wow, it was in fantastic shape for a 40-year-old Mopar! In Granite City, IL
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 10:00:47 AM

1971 Chevrolet Chevelle SS
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 3:57:38 PM

My daughter's red '77 Monte Carlo with a white landau vinyl roof.
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 3:20:32 PM

A black El Camino going down the freeway. It looked in immaculate condition and sounded really good too.
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Message Posted: Sep 27, 2014 10:02:37 AM

An Oldsmobile Omega not sure the year maybe a '77, Orange with White stripes
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 9:30:41 AM

Dark green 1971 Olds 4-4-2 convertible, beige top and accent stripe, W-30 badges, yesterday
afternoon on the Berlin Turnpike in Berlin, CT.
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 2:47:49 AM

nevermind, topic was 1971-80, oops
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pandora257
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 2:46:51 AM

70 Impala
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 10:13:06 PM

1975 Chevy Caprice Classic 4-door hardtop; beige vinyl top over black; in Granite City, IL
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DasAuto92
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 10:09:44 AM

My '75 Gremlin X
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 12:47:59 PM

1972 Pontiac Le Mans 2-door hardtop; orange; in Granite City, IL

[Edited by: bongobro at 9/16/2014 12:49:08 PM EST]
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bongobro
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 12:47:05 PM

1977 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme hardtop coupe; light metallic blue; unusual that it didn't have a vinyl roof! Near Collinsville, IL
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jl1rp
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 12:42:33 AM

240Z
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