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Post by Old and Slow » Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:01 pm

This was in the same car park.
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Post by scimjim » Wed Dec 06, 2017 1:05 am

I do like a DB6 :-)

No photos unfortunately but I saw a much more mundane yellow mk2 Cavalier on the A34 Northbound this morning, followed closely by a dilapidated brown 240/260/280Z on a beavertail.

A white Hillman Imp was parked up inside Vector, Fleetlands and outside a house on the main road leading to Fleetlands, was an allegro in Police markings parked next to a Beetle with a "rat" ish paint job.


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Post by ronnie » Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:47 am

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Post by Dave 6726 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:46 am

Where more appropriate for an amphib? :lol:



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Post by derekoss » Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:47 am

That's been there some time. Owner hasn't tried it in the River Seine although it is operational.

I've settled on a Reliant Fox for my barge but I'm not attempting to make it float ! Onboard crane will put it ashore !

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Post by MarkHawkins » Thu Dec 14, 2017 2:02 pm

A Defender 130 double cab with de-mountable camper in Chipping Norton.


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Post by tanuki » Thu Dec 14, 2017 6:00 pm

derekoss wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:47 am
That's been there some time. Owner hasn't tried it in the River Seine although it is operational.
Derek
Derek, whereabout is it parked in Paris ?
A friend of mine may be interested in talking to the owner ... he has already tried one of those on the River Loire
- and promised to take me for a "drive" afloat someday (!) - and I wonder if he knows about this one ...
That could make a nice article in his classic car magazine 8)
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Post by scimjim » Thu Dec 14, 2017 7:09 pm

Fred - you posted this back on page 263 :D


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Post by tanuki » Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:28 pm

:lol: :lol: I totally forgot about it :!:
Still have no clue whereabout it is located in Paris ... but clearly it is not moving much :wink:
Thanks for the reminder Jim :mrgreen:
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Post by scimjim » Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:51 pm

Something that stands out that much won’t be difficult to find in this day and age :D

http://www.messynessychic.com/2012/09/2 ... ine-paris/


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Post by derekoss » Sat Dec 16, 2017 7:53 pm

Pretty sure it's Quai des Tuileries. Certainly not far from there.

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Post by BusaPhill » Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:35 pm

Picked this up the other day.
Suspect coil fault.
Do you know what it is I do.
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Post by Roger Pennington » Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:48 pm

BusaPhill wrote:
Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:35 pm
Picked this up the other day.
Suspect coil fault.
Do you know what it is I do.
The car looks like an Alvis (Silver Eagle???)

No idea about the ignition problem! :lol:


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Post by 747PETE » Sun Dec 17, 2017 2:09 pm

Seen at a local meeting this morning..superb!!!
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Post by b.c.flat hat » Sun Dec 17, 2017 2:19 pm

Nice car! Not sure about the undertaker!



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