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Old 01-12-2017, 02:07 PM   #1
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Throwback Thursday

Wheaties "Getaway Giveaway" sweepstakes

Grand prize - "Super Sportsmobile" customized by George Barris.

1977 sweepstakes sponsored by Wheaties Cereal and Voit sports equipment.

They even made die cast "Super Sportsmobile " replicas.
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Old 01-12-2017, 03:15 PM   #2
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Cool. Wonder what happened to that rig.

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Old 01-12-2017, 05:33 PM   #3
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Dude, that's awesome.


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Old 01-13-2017, 06:13 AM   #4
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I see the die cast versions on ebay every so often.

I still love those wheels (on the real one)...
"understeer is when you hit the wall with the front of your car, oversteer is when you hit the wall with the rear of your car, horsepower is how hard your car hits the wall, and torque is how far your car moves the wall."
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