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    Nice summary! "constant foot pedal/shifting...

    Nice summary!

    "constant foot pedal/shifting action shots" This is a thing from the Fast and Furious movies. As if shifting and clutching was so impressive.
    Might be for the general US audience...
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    They are showing it tonight for selected guest in...

    They are showing it tonight for selected guest in Cape Town's Waterfront. Also, the cars are on display. One GT40 signed by some of the actors said the man, who could have been Jim Price's son. I...
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    Sticky: Here is what I think: They should have way more...

    Here is what I think: They should have way more female test drivers, beating the shit out of cars presented in such movies.
    Preferably former cheerleaders, or surfers. Age doesn't matter, body shape...
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    There was a Renault spider with a similar idea....

    There was a Renault spider with a similar idea. The air entered under where the windshield would be and got diverted over the driver.
    Build in the late 90s.

    On a side note: It is so much easier...
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    Gets to me, too. Worse, if they pull at the...

    Gets to me, too. Worse, if they pull at the windshield to get their bulk out...

    I wonder if they show this movie in South Africa.
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    A small challenge in Europe (Germany) driving 100...

    A small challenge in Europe (Germany) driving 100 kph are the truck's speed limit of 80 kph (but driving 90 kph). Overtaking will become almost impossible.
    We will essentially then be driving 90 kph...
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    Win on Sunday, sell on Monday? What car did...

    Win on Sunday, sell on Monday? What car did Hamilton drive again?
    People find he made F1 boring, but that's what was said about Schuhmacher, too.

    Don't know. I am not watching anymore.

    And...
  8. I never got more then half of new price when I...

    I never got more then half of new price when I sold parts on. And you look forever for a buyer because your audience of potential clients is a bit less than Jeg's...
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    "Eruption" was the lick to play - then and today....

    "Eruption" was the lick to play - then and today. Let me grab the Kramer quickly see if I still can, hold, more distortion, no - can't.. :-)
    I still have a 50W Marshall. And the Baretta which I...
  10. Amazing! My mate and I did that with our...

    Amazing!

    My mate and I did that with our Cobras - with half the weight!
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    Flip top: Cool! But it should be on display with...

    Flip top: Cool! But it should be on display with a tonneau cover... But, beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
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    Awesome!! The only thing I have hanging on the...

    Awesome!! The only thing I have hanging on the wall with the same amount are bricks. No, hold on, this IS my wall...
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    The baddest BB for me is still any all-ally Chevy...

    The baddest BB for me is still any all-ally Chevy in a Can-Am with super radical cam timing .700 lift, 12.3:1 CR and mechanical fuel injection, prepped for a 1.000 km race... 0 - 180 mph in 10sec......
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    Hm, guess your third wife and 3rd Cobra will...

    Hm, guess your third wife and 3rd Cobra will disappear as soon as it's painted?
    Maybe build another make of car...

    lol
  15. Okay, found it! The blue HT wire was actually a...

    Okay, found it!
    The blue HT wire was actually a recent fix of the motor (march this year) which spluttered since day 1 (early 2017). Since I had the car only infrequently to look at, it was a...
  16. https://www.rcnmag.com/ezines Thanks guys,...

    https://www.rcnmag.com/ezines

    Thanks guys, wish I would find that article to see what lies have been spread... I didn't even want my name mentioned in it.
    So that is the first lie! H*#

    I used...
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    Amazing! The reason why I am asking is...

    Amazing!

    The reason why I am asking is actually, I sold the drawings and the man wants to build a 1:4 scale Cobra from original drawings.
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    Does anybody know where to buy a quarter scale...

    Does anybody know where to buy a quarter scale FORD FE?
    Seems there was a 1:4 model available:

    http://www.conleyprecision.com/prod02.htm...
  19. You can probably chip-tune it for 200 hp more in...

    You can probably chip-tune it for 200 hp more in 5 minutes... Like our VW Tourag V6. 120 Nm in 5 minutes for $300...
    Oups, sore point. Diesel scandal..
  20. Nice! They should give him a Porsche, for life..

    Nice! They should give him a Porsche, for life..
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    Okay, the body only is $5.000? "The chassis is...

    Okay, the body only is $5.000? "The chassis is hard to price and more complicated"
    Isn't a 1:1 chassis around $6.000? What are they thinking of asking for the chassis?

    Seems the 1:4 will cost as...
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    CC helped me tremendously in the early 2000s and...

    CC helped me tremendously in the early 2000s and we had great discussions. It still is a good database for all your questions. Just search for answers. Basically everything Cobra related had been...
  23. According to the scientists in the mid 70s we ran...

    According to the scientists in the mid 70s we ran out of oil by the mid 80s...
  24. Thread: 427 chassis

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    Hi Tom! Thanks for you kind words on my built....

    Hi Tom!
    Thanks for you kind words on my built. 1989 I had my first Cobra on the road, which was a crude chassis'd replica and I shopped for a better one (in my mind).
    Oct 1990 I was in Phoenix, but...
  25. They never went fast enough in the US so that...

    They never went fast enough in the US so that drag came into play...
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