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Old 03-07-2019, 11:23 AM   #1
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Question Seen on Jalopnik- Thoughts?

Don't know if anyone here saw this...

Not sure how I feel about it?
I mean, the car looks decent... but, wow... a ton of fabrication...


???

Your thoughts?

https://jalopnik.com/this-chop-top-h...and-1832958785

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Old 03-07-2019, 11:41 AM   #2
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Default Re: Seen on Jalopnik- Thoughts?

Not my cup of tea, but they did an excellent job on it. Matching colored curb feelers, even.

Very cool project.

It's also a great story, how his daughter became his wrenching partner
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“Right now my daughter is about to graduate high school and head to college to study mechanical engineering, and she is going to be able to have some custom car work on her resume.” Garcia said. Now that’s good parenting.

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Old 03-07-2019, 11:53 AM   #3
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Old 03-07-2019, 02:57 PM   #4
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Old 03-07-2019, 09:45 PM   #5
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Default Re: Seen on Jalopnik- Thoughts?

Love it or hate it, you have to admire his work ethic and his cheapness. I'd rather have his VW bus.

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Old 03-09-2019, 02:35 PM   #6
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Default Re: Seen on Jalopnik- Thoughts?

Hey,
I admire his enthusiasm, and tenacity to get it finished.
Cool color, and you will Never see another anything like it.
Garcia looks like he enjoys all kinds of projects.

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Old 03-10-2019, 06:08 PM   #7
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Default Re: Seen on Jalopnik- Thoughts?

I love it. The only thing I don't like is the '1.9' and Saturn badge on the trunk lid.

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My 96 SL2 and 98 SL1 have joined together to become one. So I guess I now have a 1996/8
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Old 03-11-2019, 03:44 PM   #8
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the more ways people enjoy their Saturns, the better. Customization is always a great endeavor. I like it.

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