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What was your first car?

Discussion in 'General Discussions' started by Frankie, Dec 4, 2018.

  1. DAKA

    DAKA DOING VERY NICELY, THANK YOU

    In 1953 my dad bought me a 1935 Chev, it and I were both 15 years old at the time....I'v owned over 60 cars since...sometimes 3 - 4 at a time!
     
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  2. urwatu82

    urwatu82 New Member Donor

    Location:
    USA
    My first car was a '67 Ford Falcon Futura 4dr, 200cid straight 6. Bought for $125 in 1976. Replaced brakes, ball joints, shocks, repaired floor panels and rear quarters. My dad said you want a car, you'll learn to work on it. Drove the shit out of that car for 4 years and sold for $500. Miss that one, even if it was a 4dr
     
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  3. estensore New Member

    Location:
    Italy
    Ford Fiesta from 2005 I think...?
     
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  4. Chris Noyb

    Chris Noyb Get in, buckle up, hang on, & don't criticize. Donor

    Location:
    Large City, TX
    Which I think was a rebadged Mazda model that wasn't imported into the US as a Mazda. But I might be thinking about earlier Fiesta models.
     
  5. Lindy

    Lindy Moderator Staff Member

    Location:
    Nebraska
    My first was a '73 Gremlin, which I was given as a hand-me-down in 1990. It was three-speed floor shift with factory a/c. In rural Kansas you could get what they called a 'school permit' at age 14. Drive to school and activities only. Supposedly.;) When I went away to college in '94 my great-uncle (grandma's brother) handed me down his '84 AMC Eagle which I drove for years. The first car I actually bought with my own money, in 2005, was a 2002 SAAB 9-5 Turbo, silver, with stick shift. That was an unassuming looking but very fast car! My brother and I drove straight through from Emporia, KS to Boston in a little under 23 hours , including pit stops.:D
     
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