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Car Nut Corner: All About Cars
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Do you like cars? Anybody ever tell you that you talked about cars a lot? Like to work on cars? Have a question about a car?

I love cars. I talk about cars all the time. I talk about the ones I've owned, the ones I've seen, and the ones I'd like to own. I'm told I'm a "car nut". I think that means that I pay more attention to cars than the guy that called me a "car nut". I like drag racing, I like NASCAR, I like Formula One, I like the Soapbox Derby. I like the new Lexus, I like my old '68 Dodge Coronet R/T.

I've liked every car I've ever owned, and I've owned a few.

I like '48 Chevy Fleetlines. I like Bentleys and Bugattis and Buicks. I like Cobras and Vipers and Fiat 600s.

I like to talk about horsepower and chrome and crankshafts and rear ends and paint. I like to talk about fixing cars.

I like to tell the story about stopping on the side of the highway in the middle of the desert in Arizona at midnight to look at the Milky Way. I like to talk about lightin' up the Sticky Mickeys. I like to see the outlaws comin' around Turn 3 all sideways. I like to see a car go from 0 to 325 mph in less than 4.6 seconds. I like the go-carts with the 1100 hp motors. I liked makin' out in the back of my '50 Ford Woodie in high school.

If you want to pick a fight with someone that doesn't feel the same way you do about cars, or pick a fight about anything else, just click over to another thread right now.

I'm pretty busy and I may not be around, but if you like cars, or want to talk about fixing cars, or have a good picture of a car, or anything else about cars, you are welcome here. You don't even have to talk about cars!

Just be nice.

Welcome! There are no anti-car-nuts here.
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3226Wow. What a beauty!Winfastorlose-last Saturday
3225Sharp! 1969 Dodge ChargerGoose94-last Saturday
3224I have known Steve Harris, since I was 17 years old, when he use to deliver painSI Ron (Soup Nazi)1last Saturday
3223Best of the Best! [youtube video]Goose946last Saturday
3222That rig looks like it's straight out of Mad Max: Fury Road.J.F. Sebastian-last Thursday
3221Not a car, but pretty outrageous set of wheels.. [graphic] miraje-November 27
3220Ii was at Long Beach in WA when St. Helens erupted the second time, woke to findJoe Btfsplk1November 27
3219Electricity is free?Not free, but its usually much cheaper for a certain amount TimF1November 26
3218Gasoline and diesel power have real advantages over electric cars. Mostly sometTimF3November 26
3217.......fuel over a 10 year period........ Electricity is free?OldAIMGuy-November 25
3216Take your political opinion to a political board, please.Heywood40-November 25
3215Take your political opinion to a political board, please.Heywood40-November 25
3214Otezla Elon Musk Claims There's Already 187k "Orders" For CybertruGoose941November 25
3213That's what I'm talking about!! PS. - little greenie snowflake should robert b furman3November 24
3212Now that China has reduced the EV rebate - we'll see. I have always had a &robert b furman3November 24
3211A scramble by the lithium market’s biggest players to tie up supply of the high-longz1November 24
3210[graphic]longz1November 24
3209AMEN bro! They also are cool to a subsection of our culture. A higher income grobert b furman-November 24
3208Hi Ron, I agree. My central point is it will not be cheaper to build. The enerobert b furman1November 24
3207HI Kidl, I appreciate you expressing your view of the future. I on the other hrobert b furman-November 24
3206The horse and buggy had a lot of benefits over the first automobiles. People baSI Ron (Soup Nazi)-November 24
3205Don’t know much about these but one of my employees has a model 3 and seems to tClam digger-November 24
3204Bob, I am Tesla sceptic (but happy trader) for more reasons than anyone would ckidl-November 24
3203When technology advances you will see major changes. EV is here to stay. An iPhSI Ron (Soup Nazi)-November 24
3202The Chinese are backing away from EV subsidies as well now. As this happens, EVWinfastorlose-November 24
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