Search found 260 matches

by Rhayader
Wed 12 May 2010, 04:10
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: fairmon GT mistreated
Replies: 40
Views: 3961

Re: fairmon GT mistreated

what's the rust situation underneath? floors and rails, are the rusted out? in the boot? and what about the pillars? has it got all it's tags and the original running gear? auto or manual? power steer? Air con also, what is the original colour? Is the engine running? Depending on these things, it co...
by Rhayader
Tue 11 May 2010, 18:31
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: 72 Chev SS
Replies: 4
Views: 1108

Re: 72 Chev SS

Quite a bit of non original stuff... spoiler (as you say), maybe the seats (although that could be correct houndstooth inserts, pics aren't that clear), stripes over roof, bonnet pins, stickers on the boot region... It does , however, appear to have all the trim/badging bits, which are very difficul...
by Rhayader
Tue 11 May 2010, 12:55
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: 72 Chev SS
Replies: 4
Views: 1108

Re: 72 Chev SS

Also, that looks like the 5 LITRE badge on the front guard there... the original 350s didn't have this badge...

Cheers

Paul D
by Rhayader
Tue 11 May 2010, 12:49
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: 72 Chev SS
Replies: 4
Views: 1108

Re: 72 Chev SS

Looks decent, very expensive... if that's in dollars (Oz or NZ), you would just buy a decent Aussie made one :) He's underestimating the number of original 350 SS made and left IMO, but probably not by a lot... There may have been 100 made or something (total guess, but I can't imagine it was a lot ...
by Rhayader
Tue 11 May 2010, 09:05
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: SOLD 1969 Firebird 350 for sale SOLD
Replies: 22
Views: 2527

Re: 1969 Firebird 350 for sale.

Stunning car mate, If I was there I'd grab it :)

good luck with the sale...

Cheers

Paul D.
by Rhayader
Mon 10 May 2010, 01:46
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: Has anyone called and enquired about this ?? R7000000.00
Replies: 4
Views: 2162

Re: Has anyone called and enquired about this ?? R7000000.00

was a typo apparently, sold for R70000...

not sure about any details of the car, but I think was a 308...

Cheers

Paul D.
by Rhayader
Sat 01 May 2010, 08:11
Forum: AfricanMusclecars.com related
Topic: Nearing 600 members ....here we go again.
Replies: 15
Views: 4375

Re: Nearing 600 members ....here we go again.

I don't post a lot, but read every day :)

Cheers

Paul D.
by Rhayader
Thu 25 Mar 2010, 06:58
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: 450hp Chev SSS? (yes that's three S, not 2)
Replies: 8
Views: 1054

Re: 450hp Chev SSS? (yes that's three S, not 2)

yep, I reckon it's myth busted until someone comes up with some evidence otherwise :)

Cheers

Paul D.
by Rhayader
Wed 24 Mar 2010, 13:32
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: 450hp Chev SSS? (yes that's three S, not 2)
Replies: 8
Views: 1054

450hp Chev SSS? (yes that's three S, not 2)

Hi all, what do you guys all make of this discussion: http://www.digitalcorvettes.com/forums/showthread.php?p=1678519 "My dad and I are having a small disagreement. He said he owned in his youth a Chevrolet Monaro Triple S (special Super Sport) having 450 bhp built by Holden in Australia and assembl...
by Rhayader
Sun 21 Mar 2010, 07:49
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: fairmont gt for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 1406

Re: fairmont gt for sale

Indeed, some cars are cool enough that a "period" engine will suffice :)

Originality is just personal preference with cars... and it is still better to have cool old "pedigree" cars on the road with non-original bits than not at all!

Cheers

Paul D.