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1/12/08 11:43am - Original Message: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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Greensburg, IN - USA

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Previous: 1984 Silver / Charcoal Coupe, 1988 Maroon Coupe / 1989 Artic White / Mod. Red Int. Coupe, Present:1976 Stingray Black / Black, Auto, 350 slightly modified (355 hp) Luxor Wires Redline Tires. / 2001 Speedway White Vert, Torch Red Int, LS1, Auto.

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I found this EBAY car for sale.

OLD MOTION CAR

It has some Motion features and a whole lot of other stuff going on. I thought I would let you review it for your own comments.... I'm not going to tell you what I think of it though.....
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1/12/08 11:54am - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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HOWELL, NJ - USA

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1979, Targa Blue (72 Color), Pace Car rear spoiler, L88 hood, Dark blue factory interior, 525HP 406, HD 700R4, 370 gears,Steeroids, composite rear spring, TT IIs wrapped in T/A Radials.

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Interesting if anything!! Big block, gas cap, flared fenders, headlights, faux air pick ups on the fender vents and behind the doors.......
 
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1/12/08 12:09pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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Duncanville, TX - USA

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#1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/ Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight" #2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas

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Might have some Motion stuff, but I'm gonna go out on a limb and say it wasn't built by Rosen. I'm not aware of any cars Rosen chopped the top on. The only real Motion feature is the headlights, that I can see...
Nice custom car, tho...

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1/12/08 12:18pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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Greensburg, IN - USA

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Previous: 1984 Silver / Charcoal Coupe, 1988 Maroon Coupe / 1989 Artic White / Mod. Red Int. Coupe, Present:1976 Stingray Black / Black, Auto, 350 slightly modified (355 hp) Luxor Wires Redline Tires. / 2001 Speedway White Vert, Torch Red Int, LS1, Auto.

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[QUOTE=Adams' Apple] Might have some Motion stuff, but I'm gonna go out on a limb and say it wasn't built by Rosen. I'm not aware of any cars Rosen chopped the top on. The only real Motion feature is the headlights, that I can see...
Nice custom car, tho... [/QUOTE]

Motion looking stuff that is visable... Headlights / front end, Sport mirrors, Large gas cap, Side scoops up high, Gt style tail lights...


and no Paul not this car.... but then hunt never really ends now does it?


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1/12/08 12:23pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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Klamath Falls, OR - USA

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74 coupe 4 speed 350, 54K actual miles, all original; paint, interior, engine, split bumper. #'s match. 2nd owner, no stress cracks.

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Nice car and interesting car.  But I don't care for the paint.  Will be interesting  to see what it sells for.  Does it have a chopped top?
Thanks for linkThumbs%20Up

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1/12/08 1:10pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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HOWELL, NJ - USA

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1979, Targa Blue (72 Color), Pace Car rear spoiler, L88 hood, Dark blue factory interior, 525HP 406, HD 700R4, 370 gears,Steeroids, composite rear spring, TT IIs wrapped in T/A Radials.

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Now if this car was painted with a Motion paint scheme, we'd be scratchin our heads harder I think !!! Wink

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1/12/08 5:55pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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San Tan Valley, AZ - USA

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1978 Indy Pace Car 4851 of 6502, Auto, L-48

Joined: 6/20/2005
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I think I'd like this car alot more with a different paint job Ermm

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1/12/08 7:10pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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The body mods are pretty cool though. Yeah, the paint is a bit much.

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1/14/08 12:45pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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DUNEDIN, FL - USA

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1969 COUPE CORTEZ SILVER, BRIGHT BLUE INTERIOR 383 cu. in. 512 HP. Hooker headers w/ side pipes PS PS AC AM FM STEREO. 68,000.MILES C5 5oth Anniversary Coupe , auto.350hp

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Cool cool looking car .I like it

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1/14/08 8:57pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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Victor, NY - USA

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2004 Commemorative Edition Coupe, Auto w/HUD. 13K miles in 2015. Sold 1982 Red Coupe

Joined: 7/12/2004
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It looks good for $19,500, if it is as it appears.
Not a whole lot of description, which makes me a little gun shy.
But for a show car, it's pretty cool.


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1/17/08 1:18pm - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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Horse Cave, KY - USA

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1968 convertible; 1980 L-82

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[QUOTE=Adams' Apple]...it wasn't built by Rosen...[/QUOTE]
 
I agree.  Not a Motion car.
 
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4/17/08 11:25am - Reply: 'Motion car in disguise?'
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Savannah, GA - USA

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1982CE,32,000 and counting. (fast!!) 1981 Vette, black on black. ZZ4 (quick!!)

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I don't think Motion used 69 Camaro tailights.

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