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Old 02-26-2005, 01:38 AM
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just curious if anyone knows where this is from....my new body...inspired by something.....any guesses?


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Old 02-26-2005, 01:56 AM
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looks kinda like a porsche, but not that sure. Do you have any more pics with different angles?
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Old 02-28-2005, 02:51 AM
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Herby the Love bug? That' what it reminds me of anyway
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Old 02-28-2005, 03:14 AM
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A Mini Cooper!!
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Old 02-28-2005, 12:25 PM
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its a porsche boxster. you can find info on the actual car [link=http://987-2pvra-ils.com:8080/]HERE[/link]. the only thing that throws me off is the side panel for cooling brakes, the newer porsches have slotted vents whereas the one you showing has a open one. tho thats prolly just out of convenience. That shell also looks like it would have had a body kit on it.
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Old 02-28-2005, 12:31 PM
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porsche boxster? what are you on definitly not its more like a 911 turbo
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Old 02-28-2005, 12:34 PM
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eh maby your right, 911 with a body kit on it. easy to tell it has a kit on it simply by the the way the front bumper sticks out on the bottom. Very possible that it was based off a RUF car which use porsche and mod them.
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Old 02-28-2005, 07:35 PM
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definitely a Porsche, but I really don't care about cars yet (14 years), yet, I like Japanese cars more than anything...the looks always beats performance (for me)
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Old 02-28-2005, 10:02 PM
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I like Japanese cars more than anything...the looks always beats performance (for me)
im crying on the inside lol. Tooners are usually a big thing with younger kids (tho im only 21) but i would much rather spend the same amount of money you sink into a ricer and buy an old charger and fix it up. im all about raw power thats why the 69 charger and the new dodge vipers are my fav.
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Old 03-01-2005, 01:14 AM
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well.....I guess im fishing in the wrong lake...

Its supposed to be a replica of a GT2 that a guy called "loneman" drives in the Gumball rally race.
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Old 03-01-2005, 10:51 AM
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yeah, porsche 911 GT2. [link=http://www.autointell.com/sports_cars/porsche/porsche-911-gt2/porsche-911-gt2.htm]Porsche Link[/link]
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Old 03-01-2005, 04:45 PM
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wow this is a thick crowd. He asked if anyone knew his inspiration, not what kind of car is it?
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insperation... i can see herby the love bug, the stripes. and a mini cooper for the the flag on top, or maybe even the austin powers jag. just a guess though
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Old 03-02-2005, 06:52 PM
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LOL!
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Old 03-02-2005, 08:25 PM
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is it austin powers shag wagon thing?
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Old 03-07-2005, 09:22 PM
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It is definently inspired by the dukes of hazard.
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Old 03-08-2005, 06:37 AM
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Hey lilcurtis, i know you like the general lee, what an awesome car.[link=http://www.bkauto.net/media/images/generalmain.gif]General lee[/link]
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Old 03-08-2005, 10:25 AM
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I knew the answer but you've already told everyone.

quote "Its not a race mate, its a rally." *accellorate back up to 160 mph* *over take Big Rig on grass verge*
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Old 03-08-2005, 11:04 AM
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yeah the general lee is sweet, but i would rather have it be painted black liek the one in fast and furious.
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Old 03-08-2005, 04:10 PM
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and a big rocket launcher so it could blow up all those other pieces of crap that it raced.
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Old 03-14-2005, 09:08 PM
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Aaustin powers maybe?
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