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    Default Official Spotted Thread

    We all see interesting cars/bikes/motor vehicles on the road, or in a parking lot.

    Use this thread as a place to post cool stuff you see.

    I'll start...

    Was hunting for a parking spot at Richmond Ikea.
    Nothing available (usual), but as I drove around this particular vehicle caught my eye.
    I ended up getting a spot right up front, with zero chance of door dings (Infiniti!!!).

    Went back to snap a pic of the vehicle and the owner was there. We had a lengthy chat. He was an older gentleman but a true car enthusiast.

    Check those wheels, Racing Hart C2 three piece!!!

    Whats wrong with this picture?


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    lol that sure is random af
    max_boost is a name known to all

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    Default Re: Official Spotted Thread

    Originally posted by nismodrifter
    We all see interesting cars/bikes/motor vehicles on the road, or in a parking lot.

    Use this thread as a place to post cool stuff you see.

    I'll start...

    Was hunting for a parking spot at Richmond Ikea.
    Nothing available (usual), but as I drove around this particular vehicle caught my eye.
    I ended up getting a spot right up front, with zero chance of door dings (Infiniti!!!).

    Went back to snap a pic of the vehicle and the owner was there. We had a lengthy chat. He was an older gentleman but a true car enthusiast.

    Check those wheels, Racing Hart C2 three piece!!!

    Whats wrong with this picture?

    I wouldn't say anything wrong but it certainly appears to be a very custom job - something newer with a tacked on front end. Only thing wrong is the vehicles having front license plates, so ugh.
    Last edited by speedog; 07-24-2016 at 07:45 PM.

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    It's RHD

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    Originally posted by roll_over
    It's RHD
    Very perceptive!

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    Awaiting responses of redlyne , mr x, and other bus specialists. This one should be good.

    Keep posting your interesting spots Beyonders

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    I don't know what this is:

    I like neat cars.

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    Originally posted by 90_Shelby
    I don't know what this is:

    I do...It's hideous.
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    Looks like a Sterling? Perhaps not; it looks... off. (More than the original Sterling, that is)

    Edit: Ahhh... a Sebring, I believe. Very close.
    Last edited by Kloubek; 07-25-2016 at 08:52 PM.

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    The "door" to get in included the roof, windshield and both side windows.
    Spotted in Moose Jaw.
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    Gassed up this morning in front of a sick Land Rover Defender. Took the guy two years to build, with a 95 chassis but apparently all new otherwise. (And I believe him. This thing was pristine, and obviously updated with LED lights and everything else, including a freakin radar-like antenna on the roof)

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    Sorry my pics might not be up to snuff. It had difficulty with the white balance....

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    I see that Defender all the time around the NE. Awesome sight!

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    Originally posted by 90_Shelby
    I don't know what this is:

    Interesting to see this pop up on Jalopnik. Apparently it's a Bremen Sebring and some of them had a rotary engine. Weird.

    http://jalopnik.com/for-20-000-could...rai-1795430025
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    A group of GTR's passed me on highway 2 heading north on Saturday. Guessing they were heading to Edmonton for Driven. Pretty sure at least a few of the guys are on here. The lead car had a gopro mounted on the front passenger fender. I was in my '68 Chevy II. If I'm in a good rolling shot, I wouldn't mind having it All the cars looked and sounded great!
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    Inspired by the jalopnik series of "survivor cars" I thought I'd share this beautiful Country Squire I found today.
    IMG_20200504_135256568_HDR~2.jpg
    IMG_20200504_135311731_HDR~2.jpg
    This looks to be the 65-68 sixth generation, and the badge on the fender says it has the 390 cubic inch V8, same engine as my dad's 1972 F250 would have had.
    Last edited by ExtraSlow; 05-04-2020 at 02:25 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ExtraSlow View Post
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    Inspired by the jalopnik series of "survivor cars" I thought I'd share this beautiful Country Squire I found today.
    IMG_20200504_135256568_HDR~2.jpg
    IMG_20200504_135311731_HDR~2.jpg
    This looks to be the 65-68 sixth generation, and the badge on the fender says it has the 390 cubic inch V8, same engine as my dad's 1972 F250 would have had.
    I need this

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