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Old 17th March 2012, 20:42   #316
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which car is this? looks american ??
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which car is this? looks american ??
Must be a very big car considering a scooter easily fits the engine bay, could be a 8 cylinder.

Must have been a majestic car in its prime.

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which car is this? looks american ??
It looks like an pre 35 Chevrolet . Could just be a Buick also. I cannot pin point the inside garnish moulding on the front door. Which fits over the side inner panel

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which car is this? looks american ??
Where is this car ? Do you ave better side snaps

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some more of the same car, you can see the radiator grill also
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some more of the same car, you can see the radiator grill also
Thanks for the images and I can say its a 1934/35 Terraplane . Subject to correction always.

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Thanks for the images and I can say its a 1934/35 Terraplane . Subject to correction always.

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Is this car from Goa ?
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Is this car from Goa ?
No idea you have put the Snap up . I just was trying to identify it
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Thanks for the images and I can say its a 1934/35 Terraplane . Subject to correction always.
Spot on, its is a 1935 Hudson.

The Dash would have been wonderful. Must have been a handsome car.

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Spot on, its is a 1935 Hudson.

The Dash would have been wonderful. Must have been a handsome car.

Here is the picture of the Dash from the net

The car should have look like this

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This is a Hudson Terraplane . The rear bumper guard has given it away

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Spot on, its is a 1935 Hudson.

The Dash would have been wonderful. Must have been a handsome car.

Here is the picture of the Dash from the net

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yes, it sure seems to be a HUDSON Terraplane.
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Is this car from Goa ?
I wonder where the engine of this car is?

Maybe the blacked out no. on the scooter lying in the engine bay will give an answer to the second question about the whereabouts of this car.
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I wonder where the engine of this car is?

Maybe the blacked out no. on the scooter lying in the engine bay will give an answer to the second question about the whereabouts of this car.
hope this answers your first question.
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Thanks for the images and I can say its a 1934/35 Terraplane . Subject to correction always.
Kasli, well done, really. Been wondering how you spot the most obscure, tiniest details and figure out the larger picture. I suppose this can come when one has deep knowledge on a wide variety of marques of the classic gen. Thanks for figuring out, I was really keen to know what car it was myself.

On another note, hypothetically speaking, since the engine is there and it's a great looking model, can this particular car qualify for a restoration?

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This car with a group of people would have been in India. What car could this have been? A clue maybe found on the hubcaps, I compared with Buick and would like to hear opinions.

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