John's Quiz 1 of 2011

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John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by zahistorics » Tue 02 Aug 2011, 17:24

Hi All,

Been too long since we had a quiz - so here is a medium difficulty one for you:
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What is this car?
What is its historical significance?

Bonus point if you can tell me where it is today

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by FairmontGT » Wed 03 Aug 2011, 10:56

The english flag on the side and the green colour makes me guess its a bentley?
Yes we did build muscle cars in RSA!!!!
http://www.africanmusclecars.com

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by zahistorics » Wed 03 Aug 2011, 10:59

Not a Bentley.
It is smaller than a Bentley.
It is British.

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by Hubcap » Wed 03 Aug 2011, 12:07

Frazer Nash Le Mans

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by FairmontGT » Wed 03 Aug 2011, 14:21

Went to look on wikipedia, I love the post war coupes.
Yes we did build muscle cars in RSA!!!!
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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by 49Shoebox » Wed 03 Aug 2011, 17:17

not shure but i could rod that.. :mrgreen:
Just enjoy life, it doesnt last forever.

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by zahistorics » Wed 03 Aug 2011, 18:37

Hubcap wrote:Frazer Nash Le Mans
I'll give you that, but you have a word missing from the full name. Anyone know what the missing word is?

Now:
- historical significance?
- where is it?
49Shoebox wrote:not shure but i could rod that..
Not if you know why it is significant, and what it is worth...

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by 49Shoebox » Thu 04 Aug 2011, 08:03

yes that is one thing, and if i had it, it would mean nothing to me once i die so i may as well enjoy it the way i wanted to.
Just enjoy life, it doesnt last forever.

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by Graeme » Thu 04 Aug 2011, 08:35

Shoebox, you could give to your pops so your moms and pops both got british ragtops to cruise camps bay road. :D
Friends don't let friends drive JUNK.

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Re: John's Quiz 1 of 2011

Post by 49Shoebox » Thu 04 Aug 2011, 13:19

My pops wont dare drive that :lol: he4 is still young at heart.
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