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Car Buffs - What is your nominee for best looking car (made in USA) ever produced?
Me | 9/24/09 | GeorgiaDawg32

Posted on 09/24/2009 3:14:21 PM PDT by GeorgiaDawg32

I was thinking about this today. With the large number of cars produced in the USA, what is the best looking (Not necessarily best performing) car ever produced in the USA by Make, Model and Year..

Your nomination is???????????


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I'll start..

My nominee..

1957 Chevrolet Bel-Air Convertible

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1 posted on 09/24/2009 3:14:22 PM PDT by GeorgiaDawg32
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

Beautiful, just beautiful.


2 posted on 09/24/2009 3:16:22 PM PDT by svcw (Legalism reinforces self-righteousness - it communicates to you the good news of your own goodness)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
69 Ford Mach 1
3 posted on 09/24/2009 3:17:04 PM PDT by omega4179 (We must be the change.)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
1972 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser
4 posted on 09/24/2009 3:18:27 PM PDT by ThreeYearLurker
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

oh that was a smoking hot car.


5 posted on 09/24/2009 3:18:51 PM PDT by combat_boots (The Lion of Judah cometh. Hallelujah. Gloria Patri, Filio et Spirito Sancto.)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
1979 Camaro Z28...


6 posted on 09/24/2009 3:19:29 PM PDT by buccaneer81 (ECOMCON)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

1992 F150.


7 posted on 09/24/2009 3:19:42 PM PDT by Paladin2 (Big Ears + Big Spending --> BigEarMarx, the man behind TOTUS)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
Studebaker Avanti...


8 posted on 09/24/2009 3:19:59 PM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Que me amat, amet et canem meum)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

Wow.


9 posted on 09/24/2009 3:20:37 PM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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Bump


10 posted on 09/24/2009 3:21:08 PM PDT by VastRWCon (Drill Baby Drill - Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

11 posted on 09/24/2009 3:21:11 PM PDT by WVKayaker (Futility: trying to slam a revolving door!)
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To: Joe 6-pack

Nice.


12 posted on 09/24/2009 3:21:24 PM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
My 1969 Ford.


13 posted on 09/24/2009 3:21:32 PM PDT by South40 (Islam has a long tradition of tolerance, ~Hussein Obama, June 4, 2009, Cairo, Egypt)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
the

1937 Cord

14 posted on 09/24/2009 3:21:33 PM PDT by Pontiac (Your message here.)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
Shelby Cobra. It still arouses me.


15 posted on 09/24/2009 3:21:33 PM PDT by Skooz (Gabba Gabba we accept you we accept you one of us Gabba Gabba we accept you we accept you one of us)
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To: ThreeYearLurker
1971 Ford Torino Wagon, just a classic!


16 posted on 09/24/2009 3:21:47 PM PDT by ThreeYearLurker
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To: combat_boots

The Avanti for postwar.
The Cord 812 for prewar.


17 posted on 09/24/2009 3:22:44 PM PDT by troy McClure
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To: omega4179

What’s your vin? I had one just like that stolen from me in Detroit!!! I really did have one stolen, but I’m just kidding about the vin number. I loved that car so much, I still have my registration papers.


18 posted on 09/24/2009 3:23:01 PM PDT by KYGrandma
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
I blow my nose at your trade protectionist thread:



1957 Jaguar XK140
19 posted on 09/24/2009 3:23:48 PM PDT by Rodebrecht (Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
The Duesenberg. Any model, any year.


20 posted on 09/24/2009 3:23:57 PM PDT by LibFreeOrDie (Obama promised a gold mine, but will give us the shaft.)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
The 1935 Auburn..

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21 posted on 09/24/2009 3:24:10 PM PDT by divine_moment_of_facts (“Cap and Trade bill tells us how to live.. Health Care bill tells us how to die.” Bauer and Rose)
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To: omega4179
SIXTY SEVEN ...
22 posted on 09/24/2009 3:24:41 PM PDT by WVKayaker (Futility: trying to slam a revolving door!)
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1957 Buick Roadmaster convertible
23 posted on 09/24/2009 3:24:58 PM PDT by sushiman
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To: WVKayaker

that is one sharp car...

made back when cars were cars...ahh memories..


24 posted on 09/24/2009 3:25:27 PM PDT by GeorgiaDawg32 (I'm a Patriot Guard Rider..www.patriotguard.org for info..)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

‘55 Thunderbird — in T-Bird turquoise -—


25 posted on 09/24/2009 3:25:38 PM PDT by CaliforniaCon
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To: svcw

it isn’t mine, I wish it was..

that thing looks like it’s going fast just standing still..


26 posted on 09/24/2009 3:26:10 PM PDT by GeorgiaDawg32 (I'm a Patriot Guard Rider..www.patriotguard.org for info..)
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To: WVKayaker

Nice. I actually like the 41 Chevy coupe better than the 57.


27 posted on 09/24/2009 3:27:08 PM PDT by omega4179 (We must be the change.)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
My first thought:


28 posted on 09/24/2009 3:27:34 PM PDT by nascarnation
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To: Rodebrecht

ROFL..

and I f*rt in your general direction, now go away, or I shall taunt you a second time-a..

ROFL


29 posted on 09/24/2009 3:28:02 PM PDT by GeorgiaDawg32 (I'm a Patriot Guard Rider..www.patriotguard.org for info..)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

1966 Olds Toronado.


30 posted on 09/24/2009 3:28:25 PM PDT by Senator John Blutarski (The progress of government: republic, democracy, technocracy, bureaucracy, plutocracy, kleptocracy,)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
The 1963 Corvette, split-window.


31 posted on 09/24/2009 3:28:46 PM PDT by OldMissileer (Atlas, Titan, Minuteman, PK. Winners of the Cold War)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

Hauled azz, too! It would do upwards of 75MPH on flat terrain in top (3rd) gear, as long as the A/C was off...

32 posted on 09/24/2009 3:29:40 PM PDT by Nervous Tick (Stop dissing drunken sailors! At least they spend their OWN money.)
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To: omega4179

33 posted on 09/24/2009 3:30:31 PM PDT by WVKayaker (Futility: trying to slam a revolving door!)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
1957 Ford Fairlane Coupe
34 posted on 09/24/2009 3:30:47 PM PDT by redhead (Obama: LAME DUCK IN 2010. (...amen...))
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To: Nervous Tick

I didn’t know they went that fast..ROFL

Musta been faster than the Pacer..


35 posted on 09/24/2009 3:31:09 PM PDT by GeorgiaDawg32 (I'm a Patriot Guard Rider..www.patriotguard.org for info..)
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To: nascarnation
My backup nominee (not my car, but I have one nearly identical without rear spoiler):


36 posted on 09/24/2009 3:31:13 PM PDT by nascarnation
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To: nascarnation

Think ya can outrun the Nash...Corvetteboy?

37 posted on 09/24/2009 3:32:26 PM PDT by cbkaty (I may not always post...but I am always here......)
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To: omega4179



38 posted on 09/24/2009 3:33:10 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, John 11:25, 14:6, 1 Tim 2:5, John 3:17-18, John 20:31, 1 John 5:13, John 6:69)
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39 posted on 09/24/2009 3:33:22 PM PDT by WVKayaker (Futility: trying to slam a revolving door!)
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To: redhead
More like this...
40 posted on 09/24/2009 3:34:01 PM PDT by redhead (Obama: LAME DUCK IN 2010. (...amen...))
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
1957 Chevrolet Bel-Air Convertible

Right year, wrong car:


41 posted on 09/24/2009 3:34:38 PM PDT by Filo (Darwin was right!)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32

42 posted on 09/24/2009 3:34:50 PM PDT by clamper1797 (If Obama were a paid Soviet agent he could not do more damage ... Sen Thomas Jordan)
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To: Nervous Tick
"Hauled azz, too!"

I can tell from the pic...those people behind it look like they're standing still!!

43 posted on 09/24/2009 3:35:03 PM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Que me amat, amet et canem meum)
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To: OldMissileer

Yeh. Nothing quite like a classic ‘Vette. BTT.


44 posted on 09/24/2009 3:35:22 PM PDT by Billthedrill
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To: Joe 6-pack

Canadian~


45 posted on 09/24/2009 3:35:32 PM PDT by WVKayaker (Futility: trying to slam a revolving door!)
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To: Joe 6-pack
“Studebaker Avanti...”
BINGO!
followed closely by the 1957 Studebaker Silver Hawk

Damn but that is one fine Avanti. Yours? I did not remember an Avanti convertible. Is that a Studebaker or an Avanti ll?

46 posted on 09/24/2009 3:35:54 PM PDT by Tupelo
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To: clamper1797

A 1958 Edsel. Heh.


47 posted on 09/24/2009 3:36:18 PM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: WVKayaker

Ah-h-h-h, my Grandma had one of those, in pale mint green. I still remember the wool upholstery that was hotter than ... in the Midwest summer.

Sigh...


48 posted on 09/24/2009 3:36:30 PM PDT by Happyinmygarden (Yes, actually, I have pretty much seen and heard it all before...)
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To: GeorgiaDawg32
1956 Buick Roadmaster

1955 Buick Roadmaster Convertible

49 posted on 09/24/2009 3:38:02 PM PDT by RegulatorCountry
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To: cbkaty

my Camaro is a 250 six with a powerglide
so it’s unlikely, LOL


50 posted on 09/24/2009 3:38:45 PM PDT by nascarnation
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