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History North Jersey Custom T Bird

Discussion in 'Traditional Customs' started by sweetdick2, Jan 7, 2014.

  1. sweetdick2
    Joined: Jul 15, 2011
    Posts: 170

    from new jersey

    Originally built in North Jersey by Tony Bruskivage and Don Von Dwingelo. It still exists in Ill. but the present owner thinks it's made out of gold :mad:

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  2. flynbrian48
    Joined: Mar 10, 2008
    Posts: 6,908


    What's your point?
  3. Model A Gomez
    Joined: Aug 26, 2006
    Posts: 1,401

    Model A Gomez

    I grew up in the 60's and a lot of the cars built in the later years were butt ugly, early customs looked better. They got to the point where people were changing for the sake of change, not to improve the style. This car is a good example of that.
  4. Zerk
    Joined: May 26, 2005
    Posts: 1,418


    If you think a custom car is supposed to look better than the stocker it was, that isn't a successful effort at building a custom.

    And if the owner puts a high price on it because it started out as a classic two-seater T-Bird, guess what? It isn't really that any longer.

  5. Frankie47
    Joined: Dec 20, 2008
    Posts: 1,799

    from omaha ne.

    Looks like it is made out of dog poop.
  6. chaos10meter
    Joined: Feb 21, 2007
    Posts: 2,191

    from PA.

    To each their own but I don't like it.
  7. Eric H
    Joined: Apr 2, 2006
    Posts: 969

    Eric H

    Thanks for sharing.
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  9. ........You are so right. I think that's always been my problem with many customs. That T-Bird is so out of proportion that it's a travesty of styling. JMO

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