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  1. Carlson-jet

    Carlson-jet Well-Known Member

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    A few threads always remind me of the car I have always wanted to have.
    Born in 67' rode home in Mom's 63 1/2 Galaxie 500/XL 427"
    Yup, That's what Dad bought for my Mom to drive. :D
    A few guys on here have them and I always drool when they post em up. :cool:
     
  2. ChiliPepperGarage

    ChiliPepperGarage Well-Known Member

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    Born in '56. I think my parents had a '52 Chevy then but don't remember the ride home! :eek::D

    I have a '63&1/2 Galaxie that I'm working on. 390, 4 speed car. Engine, trans and chassis are all rebuilt. Body is getting worked on now.
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    bocco Well-Known Member

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    I think I came home in a 1956 Pontiac station wagon.
     
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  4. Moneypit

    Moneypit Ol' school kid..........

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    46 Studebaker Champion...After a 49 Ford, and a 50 Merc, my father always said the"stude" was the best car he ever owned...
    Ray
     
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  5. was thatguy

    was thatguy living in a cage of fear

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    Pretty sure I hitch hiked...
     
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    500bbc Well-Known Member

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    Stork
     
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  7. Take The Long Way Home

    Take The Long Way Home Dog Days of Summer!

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    It was a long time ago.

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  8. monkeyswrench

    monkeyswrench Well-Known Member

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    Mercury Bobcat wagon. Light blue with the wood paneling...top of the line econobox in '77! The first car I remember was the Granada...4 door and vinyl top...rollin' pimp then!

    Some young pup is going blow us away...arrived in a Fox body or Iroc!
     
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  9. mash on it

    mash on it Beyond Hell Crew

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    My dad had a 64? Buick wildcat. Upland to Chino, 1970.

    When my daughter was born, I had a 1960 Chevy half ton. Baby seat was strapped in the middle. (motorcycle strap to the bottom of seat chassis) yeah, it was a 4 speed & 327. Kaiser Fontana to Apple Valley, in August. (Next week she'll be 27.) How did we survive?

    Dan'l
     
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    ONE-A-DAY Well-Known Member

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    Back of dads vw bug in that little compartment in the back above the engine, I went all over back there with some blankets and the engine kept me warm.
     
  11. XClutchboy725

    XClutchboy725 Well-Known Member

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    I don't remember...
     
  12. OldSchoolBoats

    OldSchoolBoats Boatless

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    My dad had a blue and white lifted 78 K5 Blazer

    He always told a story about him lending it to Kurt Russell one night.

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    Backlash Well-Known Member

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    Just followed the boobs. :D
     
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    4Waters Well-Known Member

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    68 F250

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  15. monkeyswrench

    monkeyswrench Well-Known Member

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    Yep...the more things change...

    Nope, nothing's changed;)
     
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    Carlson-jet Well-Known Member

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    Not a bad number.
    Was that you in the cab?
    I always enjoy brackets.
     
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    musicFunsun I Love BoBo!!!

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    Not sure but it had wings and was big:). I know that my dad picked me & mom up from the hospital on his way home from, ya know, cuz he dropped her off on his way to work the day I was born :rolleyes:
     
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    Brought me home in dads 76 C10 which I still own.
     
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    bonesfab Well-Known Member

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    EFA36B9E-03A6-4FF4-959F-D2060E8B5603.jpeg 39739CD1-E622-4B12-863F-5870CB771CC3.jpeg I was brought home in this. 1929 model a pick up. Still have it. It’s in pieces up on a shelf in the shop. Will get to it one day. My dad took it apart 30 years ago because the frame was cracked and never put it back together. Finally told me to come get it before I needed a dust pan to retrieve it.
     
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    lbhsbz Well-Known Member

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    1977 Mazda RX-3 wagon. I’m pretty sure I remember it backfiring.
     
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    pronstar President, Dallas Chapter

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    Orange Ford Maverick with 3 on the tree.


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    Born in 74 And came home in a Monte Carlo and I am pretty sure my dad hot boxed us with his Pall Mall non filters.
     
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    Came home in my dad's 56 T-Bird, which he had to sell and get a car with more room because of me. I always wanted to buy him a replacement white 56 T-bird.
     
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    Wheeler Well-Known Member

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    Don't know how I got home but I do know what the hospital bill was. I cost my old man 186.00 to be born at Gardena Memorial.

    Best money he ever spent! :D
     
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    Willie B aberrant member

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    ...Uber...
     
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  27. musicFunsun

    musicFunsun I Love BoBo!!!

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    No wayo_O
     
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    Hallett Dave I don't feel tardy

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    I'm not quite sure. I am an old Geezer, I was born in 1950.
    It may have been an old school Pro Street Horse and buggy. :D
     
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    1970 chevy station wagon big block with "wood" paneling
     
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    pwerwagn Inmate #4800

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    1973 dodge power wagon.
     
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    I was born out in the field and after mom kept working. Women were tough back then. :eek:
     
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    1958 Pontiac Star Chief that my Dad had as a rep car from the Pontiac, Buick, GMC, Jeep dealership my grandfather left him and his brothers.
     
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    I don't know...…. Shortly after I was born my Dad bought a Datsun 240Z. He was into Datsun Z's until 1983.
     
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    Yes that was me driving, best number was 15.33 @99. something (just missed 100mph) and geared way high, (3.73 open diff and 33in tires) I was shifting into 3rd at the 1000ft mark. I really wanted to put 4.11 with a posi in it. It ran the 15.33 when I put a double pumper on it but it made so much more power that I had to relearn how to launch it, the first launch was a peg leg 500ft burnout.
     
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    rivermobster Club Banned

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    Pretty sure it was the back of a bus...

    I actually was born in East LA!
     
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    Ok, then show us your green card. :D
     
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    JD Dearden Well-Known Member

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    I have no idea. Can only remember what one of 3 my own kids came home in.
     
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    1973 Camaro. Dark green
    -that was later sold to make way for 1975 Toyota Stationwagon.

    My daughter came home in a Ford Explorer
    Our twins came home in Toyota Sequoia
     
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    ka0tyk Well-Known Member

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    Baby blue shortbed chevy pickup.

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    the city bus is a real possibility
     
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    77 c10 shortbed factory big block truck

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  43. RitcheyRch

    RitcheyRch Currently Boat-Less

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    Born in 1963 and was driven home in Dads 1962 Galaxie XL500 with the 406, tri-power and 4-speed. Later Mom ended up with a 1964 GTo, tri-power, 4-speed car. Used to go to Lions Drag strip in Long Beach growing up and watching Mom race.
     
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    Born in 83, rode home in my grandma's 70's beige Oldsmobile Cutless.
     
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    Demoman Well-Known Member

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    Home? Shiiiiiiiiit, I went to work!!!
     
  46. spectra3279

    spectra3279 Vaginamoney broke

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    I rode a wolf home. Escorted by 2 more.

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    4Waters Well-Known Member

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    LMAO
     
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    I don't know for sure, but the only car I'm aware of was a 42 Chevy, I can still remember standing in the seats going places.:eek:
     
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    Waterjunky Well-Known Member

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    There is a decent chance it was a Pinto wagon. Born today actually in 1975......
    My parents bought it slightly used around that time and sold it about two weeks before the big thing with the "rolling barbeque"
    The first car I remember being in was my Mom's 1960 lemon yellow Thunderbird. I still have the car tucked away next to the 67 Mustang i drove in high school in my shop. Some day I will get to both of them.
     
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    spectra3279 Vaginamoney broke

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    So born in 67. Have no idea what car it was. But I do know we had a 65 mustang fastback. Mom loved the car. I had fun crawling in the back area when the seat was folded down. Also had a 72 Buick centurion with a 455. I slept in the back window ledge on trips.

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