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Corvette Summer

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Ryan, Jun 15, 2010.

  1. Ryan
    Joined: Jan 2, 1995
    Posts: 17,714

    from Austin, TX
    Staff Member

  2. Moriarity
    Joined: Apr 11, 2001
    Posts: 10,929

    Staff Member

    Mild custom corvettes rock. I dont know if you should tell the wife you are dreaming about blondes though
  3. M.Edell
    Joined: Jun 5, 2009
    Posts: 4,127


    Thats the only way I'd own a Vette like that!! Very Cool
  4. R Frederick
    Joined: Mar 30, 2009
    Posts: 2,661

    R Frederick
    from illinois

    I'm sure that chick is well into her 70's or 80's by now, I think he's safe.:D
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  5. Jkustom
    Joined: Oct 8, 2002
    Posts: 1,671


    takes one to know one Ryan... you're in good company
  6. FRITZ
    Joined: Sep 6, 2001
    Posts: 1,213


    My all time Fav Corvette! The "Cosma Ray"
    It sits in Starbirds Museum these days!

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  7. Mr. Sinister
    Joined: Sep 3, 2008
    Posts: 970

    Mr. Sinister

    Phew!! For a minute I thought

  8. hotrodladycrusr
    Joined: Sep 20, 2002
    Posts: 20,733


    Stock or kustomized I love Corvettes, and cool dreams.:cool:
  9. 57dodge
    Joined: Feb 27, 2007
    Posts: 192


    I've always Wanted to meet Mark Hamill somewhere ,Run up to him all excited and be like HEY ARENT YOU THE GUY FROM CORVETTE SUMMER!
    Instead of the usuall star wars nerd.HA
  10. 36couper
    Joined: Nov 20, 2002
    Posts: 1,950

    from ontario

    Mid 60's Corvettes are the new era equivalent to the iconic 1940 Ford coupe. Design masterpieces.
    If anyone wants to trade one for my bitchin' little '63 Nova convert, call me ;)
  11. axle
    Joined: Mar 3, 2001
    Posts: 3,756

    from Drag City

    HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA. So did i !

    Ryan, i've had a picture of the blue Vette framed in my TV room for the longest time. Something about the blue exterior - white interior - thin whites, Radirs - just does it for me.
    Its one of the few cars that inspired my first 32 five window build! I dig it.
  12. Ranunculous
    Joined: Nov 30, 2007
    Posts: 2,444


    It's good to be a dreamer,but questionable (around here) to be light in the loafers...

    Corvettes is fun,they always yield good parts.
  13. flamingokid
    Joined: Jan 5, 2005
    Posts: 2,078


    Geez Ryan,that blonde is some kids grandmother.Shame on you!Don't worry,though,we all have similar dreams.If there was a way to get the cool stuff we dream of back here to the real world.....
  14. JeffreyJames
    Joined: Jun 13, 2007
    Posts: 16,588

    from SUGAR CITY

    I happen to like when people completely rape vettes and run them as full out race cars even with straight axles. That shit does it for me.
  15. PossumJR.
    Joined: Oct 26, 2009
    Posts: 423

    from Walls,MS

    Not in to corvettes at all but id have to agree there are a slect few mild custom vettes that are prety cool
  16. Sass
    Joined: Jun 24, 2007
    Posts: 50


  17. Ryan
    Joined: Jan 2, 1995
    Posts: 17,714

    from Austin, TX
    Staff Member

    holy hell... that thing RULES.
  18. Evel
    Joined: Jun 25, 2002
    Posts: 9,022

    1. 60s Show Rods


    Bob Mcnulty 57
  19. littlechris
    Joined: Jan 17, 2006
    Posts: 194

    from MILWAUKEE

    lucky... You got to dream about a blonde and a corvette. I woke from a dream with a midget.

    that first Vette rules Piero
  20. Evel
    Joined: Jun 25, 2002
    Posts: 9,022

    1. 60s Show Rods

    few more of the xsonic

  21. sir
    Joined: Oct 8, 2005
    Posts: 467


    there used to be a corvette customizer on ventura blvd just west of studio city called "bruno's corvette" .he did ton's of corvette face lifts back in the late 60's and into the 70's...
  22. brad chevy
    Joined: Nov 22, 2009
    Posts: 2,627

    brad chevy

    This thread just prove that no matter what brand you are into the older ones are always the best,and that is back when blonds were all meat and taters not plastic and silicone like the cars and blonds today.Saw that same picture at the flea-market they had it fixed up with the led lights.
  23. Deuces
    Joined: Nov 3, 2009
    Posts: 12,319

    from Michigan

    It's a '70's flashback... Gag me! :eek::eek::eek:
  24. Theo Douglas
    Joined: Nov 20, 2002
    Posts: 805

    Theo Douglas

    Dang, Evel,

    Way to bust out the photo collection. What's the story on these? Did Barris shoot 'em for sale, back in the day, or were they in-house reference-type photos?

    I'm asking 'cause I want ALL of 'em!
  25. hot-rod roadster
    Joined: Aug 30, 2005
    Posts: 2,833

    hot-rod roadster
    from Omaha Ne.

    I love mild custom Corvettes. I don't have a picture but Bob K has a super cool slightly modified early Vette.
    I own an "02" coupe, great driver and fun roadtrip car for me and the wife (she's not really into the hotrod thing) Gary
  26. Rocky
    Joined: Mar 3, 2001
    Posts: 13,662

    Classified Editor

    I love corvette's... the pinacle of chevy horspower/handling and their main race car..I've had a couple black coupes, A 64 with a 327/muncie 4 speed and an old 74 with a KILLER 383 and a worked 400 turbo. I miss both of 'em but I like my 'vettes a little milder than most. It's tough to improve on their good looks.
    My kid has a blown ZO6 with a 6 speed that's nothing short of incredible! Best 'vette yet IMHO. Here's a few photos of each one. Excuse the tattered photos of the 64 but I carried it in my wallet until it almost fell only photo of it in black paint. The black&white photo was when it was still red..uggh.

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  27. stude_trucks
    Joined: Sep 13, 2007
    Posts: 4,755


    Man, have to agree on that. I could convince myself to be a 'vette guy with something like that.

    The blue one posted is a photo that was in one of the threads from a while back. I don't recall which, but I grabbed it and threw it into my desktop pictures folder in the random rotation. It is nice car, for a 'vette anyway. Maybe you saw it there too and sub-consiously filed it away until last night. But, yes, by doing that and then spending the time to actually find it suggests that you have a rather serious sickness. Not necessarily a bad one, but serious none the less.
  28. NoSurf
    Joined: Jul 26, 2002
    Posts: 3,974

    from Chester NH

    I did exactly that in the summer of 1985. Mr Hamill was in my hometown doing an off-broadway play at the Goodspeed Opera House.

    I stopped at a convenience store, DeLorenzo's, on my way to work to grab a soda and chat with my buddy Adrian who worked there as a cashier. In walked Mr Hamill and Adrian introduced him.

    "No way! Mark Hamill! From Corvette Summer!!?!"

    He was flabbergasted.

    We chatted a bit about the 'vette being left hand drive and stuff.

    He asked my if I wanted his autograph and I said "Nahh, I gotta run, I am late for work!"
  29. froghawk
    Joined: May 9, 2008
    Posts: 815


    Wow, Ryan, the Corvettein your dream is really cool and Jo Anne is cute, even if she is annoying, controlling and has apparently never seen domestic ducks before.

    However, you seem to have morphed into a weird preppy cross between Jerry Blavat and Paul Anka!

    Mild custom Corvettes do indeed rock! The X-Sonic and the Corvette Summer car are the stuff of nightmares though, not dreams.
  30. 231ramona
    Joined: Feb 7, 2007
    Posts: 274


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