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Old 29th July 2006, 08:14   #16
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Gordon, thats a 500 sel allright but it s not TARPAULIN on the roof, its whats called as a "Landaulette" thats a custom convertible. Ive seen this car and was imported about 15 years back...(think its an 84) from london and the roofs a power roof. looks crazy like that with the roof down. stupid mod.
I've seen a CL65 AMG in black, finished with a Landaulet vinyl roof. Will try to post pics...this is in London btw.
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Old 2nd August 2006, 13:39   #17
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Lol whatever. It has a hardtop, over that a "cloth" and where would that hardtop open and go. Moreover its a four door.
Ure Bang on Gordy, it is ridiculous, the roof folds into a compartment at the rear where the parcel tray is usually in the smaller cars, ie the place where u fit ur speakers, dunno the tech word for it ( by the way, what IS this area called?) and it looks like a jalopy. all these thigs have been derived from vintage cars or the newer custom phantoms of say 60's and 70's. This was a fad in uk some years back and has died down. The roof in question (tadpatri) is a power assisted.
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How much would one of these cars cost?
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