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Indian Summer in Southern Ontario !!!

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by turdmagnet, Nov 12, 2010.

  1. turdmagnet
    Joined: May 19, 2008
    Posts: 382


    Wow - its been in the low to mid 50's all week here in southern Ontario (normal highs would be 35-40) - managed to get the car out and drive it all week back and forth to work.

    Anyone else taking advantage of our Indian Summer
  2. pro85fiero
    Joined: Nov 4, 2010
    Posts: 266


    I'm not that far from you and I did the same thing!
    Got any "Blue"?
  3. WelderSeries
    Joined: Sep 20, 2007
    Posts: 765

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    I've been driving the '32 to work every day too :) My goal is to go into December... if there's no salt!

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  4. I headed up to Uxbridge the other day for the flu shot ('38 Olds coupe) ... started snowing on the way up. The roads were just wet but all the lawns and fields were completely white. Was actually a really cool feeling heading up Lakeridge rd. in the old car, really felt like I was "back in time" ... you just don't see old cars out when it's snowing like that. I'll "tuck her in" when they start tossing salt, but until then ...

    I have every intention of driving it to Christmas dinner if the roads are dry ... sure there will be salt on 'em by then but there is salt in Bonneville Utah and people drive cool cars on that.

    Pro85Fiero ... Blue as in the beer? ... yuck, Molson Canadian thanks ...

  5. Paul that deuce makes a heck of a leaf blower:D
  6. ya, borntoloze... lakeridge up by the ski place , those vally-winding road is fun anytime of year, i got a sun tan-burn being out thursday, yahoo. dermott.:D:cool::cool:
  7. johnod
    Joined: Aug 18, 2009
    Posts: 778


    Turd, yep went for a trip up to Barrie, from Sarnia area,53 Stude visit friends and back next day. Nice weather.Even rolled the window down.

    And more importantly , lets see that avatar.
  8. coupster
    Joined: May 9, 2006
    Posts: 860

    from Oscoda Mi

    I drive mine till the salt flys, been a good year here in the upper mit.
  9. pro85fiero
    Joined: Nov 4, 2010
    Posts: 266


    O.K. I forgot that there is still that beer preference (rivalry) thing in Canada. Its all comming back to me now! There will be more fights over which is a better Canadian beer then which is the better Canadian hockey team. Well they're ALL good, ay!!!! :D
  10. I took mine of the road last week, I know I'll get more done on my other projects if I can't drive the 34!

    But it will be a long wait till April!

  11. iammarvin
    Joined: Oct 7, 2009
    Posts: 1,197

    from Tulare, Ca

    The daughter said it was in the 80's in southern Ontario today! ( California )
  12. jim_ss409
    Joined: Dec 2, 2008
    Posts: 202


    Yeah, the weather's been great!
    I might take the Impala out for a spin tomorrow.

  13. flynbrian48
    Joined: Mar 10, 2008
    Posts: 7,112


    Yup. Nice across the lake from you too!

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  14. Dermot ... i hear you, that's why I went out of my way for the flu shot. I enjoy getting out of the city.

    Interestingly, my car has a Mustang II kit in it purchased from Horton's (before they became WelderSeries).
  15. lawman
    Joined: Sep 19, 2006
    Posts: 2,665


    Nice colors. Tom (Tired Old Man)
  16. koolkemp
    Joined: May 7, 2004
    Posts: 6,006


    Its was about 17 or so here today, beautiful sunny not a cloud in the sky (mid 60's )
  17. Fedcospeed
    Joined: Aug 17, 2008
    Posts: 2,011


    I love global warming!!!!!!
  18. Been driving the stuff out of the 54 all week too. I love this weather!!!! I know it will be changing soon though.
  19. WelderSeries
    Joined: Sep 20, 2007
    Posts: 765

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    Drove it here again today! :D
  20. Drive this everyday,,,summer /winter.
    weather HAS been great for the "back yard mechanics"


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  21. minus 30 here last night with snow.
  22. WelderSeries
    Joined: Sep 20, 2007
    Posts: 765

    Alliance Vendor

    Didn't quite make it to December... parked the '32 last night. :(
  23. If you saw a '38 Olds coupe on the 401 (Ontario Canada) today (Dec 26), it was most likely me. Put about 70 miles on it. Managed to get one "honk and thumbs up" but it could have been "the finger" I guess :D.

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