Whatsthisthen?

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Re: Whatsthisthen?

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Well done, here is the Karin in all its glory! and... the points go to James.

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northern_mike wrote:I love this

I don't think the designers thought out the positioning of the buttons very well...

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:O

Do French people have wrists that solid things can pass through? FFS.
That has got to be the Citroen Xenia concept car number 2 on the top 10 cars strangest dashboards

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Whats the link between these two vehicles?

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They both have the same name and are made by the same manufacturer. I'd not have either, because they'll both go up in flames if I go no near them.

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Yes they are both Renault Reinastella s

but the flyng car hasn't quite taken off yet.......

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NewcastleFalcon wrote:Someone, somewhere will know what this is

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Definitely The Nautilus!

That thing above the wheel makes it look like there is HAL aboard too.

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Something like this SteveImage

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Not quite enough room for Captain Nemo's organ in the Karin though


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My only thought on seeing those dashboards was all the electronics that could go wrong. The Karin appears to have a genuine CRT at the heart of the dash.

That would have been great in direct sunlight - totally unreadable!!!!

And you'd need to wait for it to warm up.

And provide several Kv of EHT to it. 15 or 20Kv behind the dash in a Citroen running along Citroen wiring fills me with horror :lol: :lol: :lol:

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NewcastleFalcon wrote:Yes they are both Renault Reinastella s

but the flyng car hasn't quite taken off yet.......

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Maybe I was wrong two page spread for flying cars in the Metro today!

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NewcastleFalcon wrote: Maybe I was wrong two page spread for flying cars in the Metro today!
A flying Metro. Now there's a terrible thought :lol:

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Re: Whatsthisthen?

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So, Whats this then?

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Maybe one for the connoisseur, but gettable I think

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Google Images is no help but it looks GS/A-ish to me.

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Re: Whatsthisthen?

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Not quite Steve,

If I had posted up the full image, a google image search would have gone straight to the answer :) It's got to be a little bit of a challenge to be interesting although I fear an appropriate afficionardo stumbling upon my little poser will just get it straight away!

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Looks like some part of an old 2cv or Ami

I'm just a grumpy Northern git.

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Re: Whatsthisthen?

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Mike

You have identified the vehicle in your double guess, but which bit and exactly what is it for the full pint!

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