Rare Find.

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  1. Chief2Kick

    Chief2Kick I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

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    1969 Camero Z-28 hid away in the basement for 35 years. :cool:
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    "Somebody let loose a juicy tidbit about an original '69 Z/28 in a basement."
    Skip Lecates found this Camaro the same way he found the Yenko Deuce that appeared on the cover of this magazine's Sept. '12 issue ("Mission Accomplished"), by talking with muscle heads in his area. He determined that the owner was a very private individual. Instead of knocking on his door with no invitation, Skip asked "a friend of a friend" who works with the Camaro's owner to "talk to Larry and see if I can get in to look at the car."
    Skip knew asking if the car was for sale would probably get him nowhere. Larry had purchased his Z/28 brand new when he was just 16 years old. Obviously he was attached to the Z/28.
    After a couple years, Skip finally got an OK to come out to Larry's house and see his Camaro. No harm would be done. Skip was a Camaro guy who just wanted to look.
    This car must have stayed in the basement for most of the last 35 years


    http://www.msn.com/en-us/autos/enthusiasts/rare-finds-1969-chevy-camaro-z-28/ar-BBhlhL6?ocid=iehp
     
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  3. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Oh, that's a nice headlock, sir. VIP

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    How do you get a car into a basement?
     
  4. Chief2Kick

    Chief2Kick I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

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    Walk out basement.
     
  5. A Succulent Chinese Meal

    A Succulent Chinese Meal Oh, that's a nice headlock, sir. VIP

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    I have never heard of that. That sounds pretty cool.
     
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    Vyb serial chiller Gold

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    He needed reliable transportation to get to work so he retired the Camaro after 21,000 miles. :hhh:
     
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  8. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    Do you ever watch a show called Chasing Classic Cars? I love that show.
     
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    nice car.

    Larry has most definitely fucked that car a few times.

    seems like he has dependent/attachments disorders