I-Spy Classic Cars-What have you spotted?

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Re: Classic car spring/summer season 2016-claim the first spot Cup!?

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NewcastleFalcon wrote:
...and the car in question, I thought it looked like one, but I have engaged in the dark arts of the whatsthisthen to confirm. It was at one time a popular choice for members of my Sunday League league football team, amongst the many near-MOT failures which used to assemble before the match. It looks to be a bog standard one very similar in colour to one on "Simon Cars".

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It was a very nice condition 1967 1500cc Automatic, probably restored but not over the top.

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Re: Classic car spring/summer season 2016-PE Cup has been won!

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MK II Cortina...

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CitroJim wrote:MK II Cortina...

Indeed so Jim........

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I know i've missed the cup but does this count? spotted in the wild getting its lean on at not a brisk pace at all.
Imagephoto(9) by Deanxm, on Flickr

Why is the forum inducing a greater lean than there actually is? the photo was taken the right way up, its the right way on my computer and on flicker but not here, just me?

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Any better?

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Deanxm wrote:I know i've missed the cup but does this count? spotted in the wild getting its lean on at not a brisk pace at all.
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"In the wild" original photography/videoing is the creme de la creme of classic car spotting in my book, even the fuzzy ones!

If that is a Mehari on the road in March/early April in the Uk then that's quite a rare event!

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Thanks Steve

That was one of todays, today ive seen......Alfasud, Comma camper conversion, Volvo P1800, 1st gen Civic (its a classic to me ok! :-D ) Ferrari 348, Triumph spitfire X2, MG midget (chrome bumper) a yellow fixed head mk1 E type Jaaaaaaaaag and a K plate Sierra, the I.O.W is a car geek paradise :wink:

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myglaren wrote:Image
Any better?
He needs an Activa....my kind of corner :)

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Purposefully a little distant, but here's one I was following on my motorbike this afternoon. But what is it ?

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Looks a bit like a TR7 to me...

Can't be though because it's moving under its own power and I see no trail of rust flakes behind it :lol:

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CitroJim wrote:Looks a bit like a TR7 to me...

Can't be though because it's moving under its own power and I see no trail of rust flakes behind it :lol:
Close.... but no cigar just yet......

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Was this vehicle born somewhere like Blackpool?

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Deanxm wrote:Was this vehicle born somewhere like Blackpool?

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Nope :)

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well there goes my guess of a blackpool wedge then................

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Last poor guess, X19?

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