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Old 8th February 2005, 18:43   #1
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Default Spotting rare cars

I was wondering what are the rare cars members here have seen. I am not talking just exotic cars like Lambos or Ferrari, seen many of those in NY. I mean really rare models, once in a lifetime spottings.

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1) Delorean: I was driving home for lunch and I suddenly saw a unmistakable logo in my rearview mirror. I was like "My God! that's the car from Back to the Future...". That guy was going pretty slow, so I was able to switch lane multiple times so that I could see the car from every angle, side, behind, etc.



2) Dodge Viper: Once I ended up following one in a highway, although cheaper than the european super cars, this car is a rare one. I tried to pass it to have a better look. The guy suddenly decided to vanish and it took off as if rest of traffic were parked.





The weirdest vehicle I have personally seen is a Linclon navigator Stretch Limo. I couldn't stop laughing when I saw it.
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Old 11th February 2005, 17:14   #2
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Cool holla

u right bro that delorean is an antique but a beauty since very few know how the door opens
u can imagine with the little technology they had they did it

but the dodge viper is the one underrated car ....one of my friends father has it in utah ....USA, believe me its one car that has the magnitude that shud fry you if u stand near the exhausts

i dont wanna say anythin bout the limo

i said one i dont wanna say anything bout it

hehehehe

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Delorean, sure is a rare sight ..

the limo navigator is and the hummer limo ..kinda cool man ... specially the hummer stretch look i dunno classy ???

Limo look suits the H2 more though..



H-1 hmmm nahhh ..the windshield divider ruins it too boxy anyways .



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i never knew the Delorean really existed

the hummer stretch looks amazing specially the interiors .!!
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Old 9th April 2005, 06:21   #5
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a friend of mine rented an H2 Limo for her birthday. I could count 20 speakers (though there were definitely more), wine cooler, TV and a mirror ball.

I've seen several H2 limos in Miami Florida.

The Navigator is extremley comfortable and pretty well equipped.
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The one extoic rare car that i have seen is the F40 when it was being driven.
Along with this, i have seen an F1 car, a couple of the worlds first mercs and bentelys at the automobile meuseum in France.
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The Delorean, with all its exotic looks, cool doors and hollywood history, is actually a heap of rubbish, as anyone who has seen Quentin Wilson's study of the brand's history will attest.

It seems the car cost more than the Merc SL and Porsche 911 when new, but had a piddling Renault 130 bhp engine under the hood. And the gas struts opening the doors weren't powerful enough, so the doors never opened fully unless held up.

But it's still a piece of automobile history, and I'd love to see one one day.
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Spotted a 1937 Fiat 535 today.
The car is still being refurbished and the engine is working properly.
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hey where did you see that one and how do you know its a 1937 fiat?
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I have seen a white Hummer limo in Wash, DC...was it weird or what !
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That's the car used in the movie back to the future ! there are only few let in good running condition. most of them are in either california or Florida
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Quote:
Originally Posted by GTI WR6
a friend of mine rented an H2 Limo for her birthday. I could count 20 speakers (though there were definitely more), wine cooler, TV and a mirror ball.

I've seen several H2 limos in Miami Florida.

The Navigator is extremley comfortable and pretty well equipped.
How much did you guys rent the Hummer for, and for how many hours dude
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Lincon Limo looks very nice, but wouldn't want to own one, can't drive in indian traffic
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Quote:
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I have seen a white Hummer limo in Wash, DC...was it weird or what !
actually it was on show called "Growing Up GOTTI" Star World Thursday Night 8.30PM couple of weeks ago.
didn't looked that bad
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i have personally seen an enzo and an F50 and an SLR Mclaren. being driven ( all seperate occasions) in the US. which is a sight fixed in my memories for life time.
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