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« on: April 15, 2015, 02:55:13 pm »

First ride of the spring so I stopped and took some pictures. It was fun to get it out and about again after a long winter.






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« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2015, 03:10:15 pm »

Looks beautiful!





Just between us -- did you roast the tires?      Whistling



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« Reply #2 on: April 15, 2015, 03:23:20 pm »

Looks beautiful!





Just between us -- did you roast the tires?      Whistling



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Thanks Smiley

Kinda. I left a stop light at around 1/3 throttle and left two 10-15 foot black marks behind. Plus the whole downshifting from 4th-2nd at 60mph on the highway just to hear the tires bark and feel the nose lift up  Wink.
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« Reply #3 on: April 15, 2015, 03:41:29 pm »

Nice!
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« Reply #4 on: April 15, 2015, 04:40:16 pm »

Looks great.... ..... Thumb up
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« Reply #5 on: May 28, 2015, 07:50:53 pm »

Very nice thunderbird here is a picture of mine


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« Reply #6 on: May 29, 2015, 09:08:41 am »

Nice!

Ditto, very nice.
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« Reply #7 on: June 02, 2015, 12:03:24 pm »

Very nice thunderbird here is a picture of mine

Nice. Is it an '83?
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