#1166 french red SS1

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#1166 french red SS1

Post by Wannig » Mon Apr 02, 2012 6:26 pm

Let me introduce to you #1166.

It's a 1987 1600 Red SS1.

It should be at home in a few weeks. :D


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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by Taggers » Mon Apr 02, 2012 6:32 pm

Handsome


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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by Roger Pennington » Mon Apr 02, 2012 6:57 pm

Looks good! :D
Also seems rather strange looking at that LHD engine compartment, which looks so familiar, and yet not familiar at all!


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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by philhoward » Tue Apr 03, 2012 11:49 am

Tres Bon!


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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by DARK STAR » Tue Apr 03, 2012 7:46 pm

Mais Erwan, comment tu as trouvée ENCORE une Scimitar en 06?
Bien joué, de toute façon!


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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by Wannig » Thu Apr 05, 2012 9:21 am

Merci ! :D
Celle-ci était dans la Loire (42) près de Saint Etienne.


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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by td99 » Thu Apr 05, 2012 10:24 am

Looks like a lovely car, very clean under the bonnet!


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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by Wannig » Thu Apr 05, 2012 12:31 pm

I hope the whole rest of the car looks like the engine bay.
The dashboard and the door panels were painted in black.
The seats have been reconditioned in white... With red inserts, I don't really like the interior...
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Re: #1166 french red SS1

Post by DARK STAR » Thu Apr 05, 2012 12:54 pm

Hmm, the black is ok if it is well done.
White seats are rather 'voyant' (je trouve pas le mot en Anglais!) and not at all practical.
But the car looks really good.


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