Re: A car club I need to join
Take a look at some of the ricer clubs. I know a woman here who
belongs to a couple of clubs... one is for Rambler Metropolitans (she
had five or six in assorted colors).
On Sat, 20 Aug 2005 11:07:49 -0400, "dwight" <tfrog93@GEEmail.com>
>No, this was definitely not a Pontiac Solstice club. This had to be a
>demonstration / test drive.
>Besides, I didn't think that people who bought cars like these actually
>"Spike" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> Lots of similar clubs all over. I've seen VW clubs, Viper clubs, AC
>> Cobra clubs (both real and clones -depends on which part of California
>> you happen to be in I guess).
>> So, Google for "clubs, Ford, GT-40" or whatever, or car clubs by state
>> (California Car Clubs).
>> The new Miata is looking gooooddddddd... Or maybe it was enhanced by
>> the blond behind the wheel....
>> On Fri, 19 Aug 2005 19:18:31 -0400, "dwight" <tfrog93@GEEmail.com>
>>>Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.
>>>I remember some time ago seeing a virtual caravan of new BMW Z3 roadsters,
>>>all identical except color. The only thing I could figure is that either a
>>>club or a group of automotive writers were being treated to test drives in
>>>the new model.
>>>Yesterday, as I was leaving work for lunch, I spied an interesting new
>>>drop-top across the road from me. Had no idea what it was, other than the
>>>obvious Pontiac logo on the front, which looked embarassingly BMWish. When
>>>the light changed, he turned left. Behind him was an identical little
>>>roadster. And another. And another.
>>>While waiting to make my left turn, I counted at least a dozen, and (in my
>>>rearview mirror) saw that they just kept coming. At home, I looked at
>>>pontiac.com and found out that it's the new Solstice. Again, either a
>>>of prospective customers were being given a ride, or a group of writers
>>>taking a shakedown cruise. Whatever it was, it's a group of people I need
>>>join up with! Wouldn't mind taking new cars out for a critique, myself.
>>>even start a blog, if that would qualify me for the spot.
>>>Of course, reading up on the Solstice, it doesn't strike me as anything to
>>>get all that excited about. Pontiac may be targeting the Z3, but it's more
>>>threat to the Miata. Rear wheel drive (okay) and manual shift (good), but
>>>weak little 4-banger under the hood. Another "sporty" car instead of a
>>>If they'd cram a six under there AND keep the virtual 50/50 body weight
>>>ratio, I'd have to consider one.
>> 1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
>> Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior; Vintage 40
>> 16" rims w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A gForce Radial
>> 225/50ZR16 KDWS skins; surround sound audio-video.
>> Gad what fools these morons be....
>> Children are obscene but should not be heard
>> Give me a peperoni pizza... or give me a calzone!
1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior; Vintage 40
16" rims w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A gForce Radial
225/50ZR16 KDWS skins; surround sound audio-video.
Gad what fools these morons be....
Children are obscene but should not be heard
Give me a peperoni pizza... or give me a calzone!