Re: stainless steel hard top
"MVP" <mr.nice@*nospam*softhome.net> wrote in message
> On Sun, 25 Sep 2005 10:11:30 +0000 (UTC), "Eddy Bayton"
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >...slightly off topic but as both vehicles have steel chassis and rust
> >body panels I thought I'd let you all know that a deLorean has just
> >up at my neighbour's house down the road. It has NO paint on the bodywork
> >all and the lustre of a Franke kitchen sink. I never thought I'd ever see
> >one of those things. Y reg (1981 or 2 ??). It is actually quite handsome
> >unfortunately gull winged.
> >2a swb 1967 +ve earth
> Always had a fancy for one of those, never actually seen one in the
> 2 litre volvo engines weren't they?
> wonder if you'd get a V8 in one, or a 6cyl Jag engine.
They started out with a volvo 4 cylinder, but moved to a V6 in the second
half-ish of production. not sure were the V6 was sourced from, may have been
i managed to touch one at a car museum in Paraparaumu, just North of
Wellington NZ. Felt very privileged. made all my Back to the Future fanatic
friends really jealous.