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Whatchamacallit... by Boondawg
Started on: 12-02-2019 10:03 AM
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Chevy, Ford, Chrysler, all/none of the above?

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None of the above.

A mix of a whaling town name and add ons from 'everything'.
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There once was a van from Nantucket....
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Wrong whaling town...
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Originally posted by maryjane:

Wrong whaling town...


Not for the money!
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But its an easy name to rhyme with....
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And Plymouth is just too easy.

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Here are some hints (in a sort of twisted way):

What it used to be:



Where it was transformed:



No, it has nothing to do with Ford or Ferrari.

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If you put the three hints together, Google takes you right to it.
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Sam Spade would have figured it out.



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Looks like they started with a late 50s Plymouth/Dodge.
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A custom.
aka lead sled
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Maltese bread van

https://batsrule-helpsavewi...read-van-batman.html

https://www.curbsideclassic...g-maltese-bread-van/

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Yep. 1958 Bedford (made by Vauxhall)

My clue:

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Maltese bread van
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Wow! Thank you.
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Originally posted by Larryinkc:

Maltese bread van


 
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Originally posted by maryjane:

Yep. 1958 Bedford (made by Vauxhall)

My clue:

CLICK FOR FULL SIZE

And following that:

Sam Spade, Ford Falcon: "The Maltese Falcon"

The odd looking modified Ferrari was nicknamed "the Breadvan".

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The odd looking modified Ferrari was nicknamed "the Breadvan".




I just learned that earlier this year. This car was showcased somewhere. Just cool history.
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I just learned that earlier this year. This car was showcased somewhere. Just cool history.


That is what used to make racing so great. Cars were created by men with ideas instead of computers.

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So...now, name this car.
(should be easy)

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So...now, name this car.
(should be easy)

CLICK FOR FULL SIZE

I know that one. I have seen it in person and should have some pics somewhere.
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So...now, name this car.
(should be easy)



Aston Martin DB5. I don't know the specific year but looks to be the James Bond car.
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Correct! (I did say it would be easy) It's the "new and improved" Aston Martin being used in the upcoming "No Time to Die" Bond movie.

https://www.foxnews.com/aut...07s-aston-martin-db5

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Hey, it has wheels!
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Originally posted by maryjane:

It's the "new and improved" Aston Martin being used in the upcoming "No Time to Die" Bond movie.


That is not the one that I saw, then. I saw one from the '60s movies at Barrett-Jackson over thirty years ago.
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