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So how many cars have you owned???

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by titus, Dec 27, 2004.

  1. In the last 57 years, wife and I have had only 18 cars and still have 7 of them, only 1 in non-op. ... I'm not counting a half dozen + that I bought for my kids and in-laws.
    Hamb friendly:
    1929 Model A Ford cabriolet (still have, since 1958-9)
    1929 Model A Ford tudor
    1929 Model A Ford roadster
    1929 Model A Ford closed cab PU (still have, since 1993)
    1929 Model A Ford coupe (still have, since 2010)
    1951 Ford Custom club coupe (still have, since 1996)
    1957 Chevy BelAir tudor
    1963 Chevy Impala 2 dr ht
  2. doinbad
    Joined: Sep 17, 2012
    Posts: 322

    from celina tn

    We were talking about this yesterday. i counted 31 cars in 7 years, 3 are keepers. my 1953 henry j,my 55 studebaker coupe and my race car 1974 tr7 triumph. wanting to add a model a coupe to the keeper list!
  3. cheepsk8
    Joined: Sep 5, 2011
    Posts: 447

    from west ky

    I have owned way too many, over 100, gained on a few, lost on most, but have enjoyed each and every one of them. I own the two now that I have always wanted. Yet I would love a nice A roadster. I am not done .
  4. I have never owned that many over the years, but starting in 1960 I have owned 6 all steel Willys coupes, and still have the '39 (along with the '36 sedan) pictured in my avitar. They have all found happy owners, and all still exist!
    Last edited: Feb 14, 2015
  5. indyjps
    Joined: Feb 21, 2007
    Posts: 3,595


    Pretty difficult to count, I parted out / traded a lot of cars.
    Should I count the 75 delta 88 that I bought in the morning, poured gear lube in the burnt trans to get it driving, ran it thru 3 fields and bounced it off some guardrails, cut the 455 drive train out of it around noon and my buddy had it crushed by 4pm. The cops were asking body shops for a month about a wrecked dark green car that damaged bridge guardrails.
    the axles and housing ends went into a 9in rear that I still use, I guess the car lives on.
  6. wvenfield
    Joined: Nov 23, 2006
    Posts: 4,889


    I have no idea.
  7. flynstone
    Joined: Aug 14, 2005
    Posts: 1,609


    I have around 25 rite now, im 59 so times at least 40 years? ah shit way too many.... tryin real hard to thin the herd........
  8. I've owned all of mine. :cool:
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  9. bergheger3
    Joined: Aug 28, 2014
    Posts: 7


    1972 Chevelle
    1983 Blazer (still own)
    1972 chevelle
    1989 Chevy C1500
    19** Chevy Caprice
    19** Ford ranger
    2002 Pontiac Grand AM
    2002 Subaru WRX
    2009 Pontiac G8 GT
    1953 Ford F100 (still own)
    2006 GMC 3500 (Still own)
    2005 nissan Murano
    1971 VW Super beetle (still own)
    1999 Ford Expedition
    2004 Jeep Liberty (still own)
    2015 Dodge Challenger (still own)
    1930 Ford Model A 2rd sedan (still own)

    That doesn't count motorcycles.
  10. goldmountain
    Joined: Jun 12, 2016
    Posts: 1,335


  11. Boneyard51
    Joined: Dec 10, 2017
    Posts: 3,350


    55 Ford
    66 Mustang 271HiPo
    68 CJ
    36 Ford truck
    37Ford truck
    56 Ford truck
    56 Frid truck
    59 Ford truck
    59 Ford truck
    49 Merc Coupe
    50 Merc Coupe
    53 Vicky
    56 Ford post
    49 two door Ford
    51 studebacker
    66 Merc, 428 Super Marauder
    59 Merc two dr Crusier
    59 Ford Wagon
    59 Ford Wagon
    59 Merc Wagon
    10 Ford 70s Ford Pus
    77 Lincoln
    78 Lincoln
    79 Lincoln
    68 Bronco
    70 Bronco
    79 Bronco
    65 Galaxie XL
    65 Country Sedan
    3 Dodge Diesels
    01 Ford Pu
    04 van
    95 Jeep
    4 Harley’s
    74 900
    94 Lincoln
    57 Ford
    55 Chevy
    67 Dump truck
    54 Reo
    51 GMC 6x6
    61 F500
    69 International
    74 C series
    66 international
    73 Dump truck
    95 Monaco, motor home
    56 Buick
    66 Galaxie
    60 Econoline van
    62 Econoline PU
    4 School buses
    65 Galaxie
    65 Galaxie
    75 Ford winch truck
    76 Dodge winch truck
    82 Ford Pu
    74 1 ton Ford 428
    67 One ton Ford
    66 Chevy 2 ton
    57 Ford Fire truck
    ?? Reo 6x6
    51 Ford 2 ton
    76 Cobra

    Never ever listed them before, thought this would be a good time to count them. Always thought I had about forty, guess I was a little low. Sure that I have missed some, sorry about the OT ones. Sold the 55 Ford when I was a kid.... learned my lesson.... still have the rest. And a few more that I probably missed and that my son and nephew have on the ranch.

  12. Im slowing down & remaining static. In the past two year,s Ive bought three and sold three. Bought two OT chevy trucks and a OT ford truck. Sold the OT ford and a 55 GMC and a 66 GMC.
  13. 1963 Buick Ambulance (last 2 days, before I wrecked it, doing donuts with the lights going, and siren on)
    1971 Datsun B210
    1981 Ford Granada
    1982 Pontiac J2000 (piece of shit)
    1979 Toyota wagon
    1968 Chrysler Town and Country (hop in my Chrysler is as big as a whale)
    1976 Dodge Aspen R/T (3spd, hurst shifted rust Bucket)
    1982 Plymouth Laser
    1979 Mercury Zephyr
    1964 Mercury Comet
    1973 Dodge Dart
    1974 Dodge Dart (fully restored, lost in my divorce)
    1977 Chevrolet c10
    1959 Desoto Firedome (lost in my divorce. Copper State Classics cut it up in 2017, while I was trying to buy it back. It was still in my name, with an open title, wearing my tags.)
    1984 Mustang Lx (Totaled)
    1967 Mustang
    1975 Ford Torino Grande Elite
    1989 Geo metro
    1991 Buick Skylark (my only NEW car)
    1985 Toyota Pickup
    1965 Chevy II wagon (appeared in a Weber Carb Add.)
    1956 Ford Crown Victoria
    1974 Maverick Grabber
    1975 Mercury Comet
    2001 Ford Escape' (totaled, and it took a super duty with it. Police couldn't believe I walked out of it.)
    1989 Jeep Cherokee Alabama State Police Car
    1982 Ford LTD Alabama State Police Car (with working lights, and Sirens)
    1988 Ford Bronco (ex World of Wheels Show Car)
    1977 Ford F100
    2008 GMC Canyon
    2014 Mustang GT (biggest piece of shit ever)
    1954 Chevy (Hurricane took it out before it got delivered. Tree fell on it lengthwise)
    1954 Plymouth Savoy (with a 74 slant six, and Plymouth Valarie Rear brakes only)
    1963 Pontiac Tempest (V8, 40,000 original miles)
    1966 Rambler American (one of my faves, never should of sold her)
    1977 AMC Gremlin (Levis Package, Red white and blue!)
    1963 Ford Galaxy 500 ( The Atomic Kat Box)
    1965 ford Fairlane 500 (The Shrimp Boat)
    1967 Dodge Dart
    1971 Comet
    1973 Maverick (back seat was full of hyperdermic needles)
    1991 Ford Ranger (purchased from a friend, while he was in the desert)
    1978 GMC
    1982 Dodge D150
    2010 Subaru Forester
    2010 Subaru Impreza
    In other words, a whole lot of junk. and that's just the ones I remember...
    Last edited: Sep 7, 2018
  14. Lil32
    Joined: Apr 4, 2012
    Posts: 1,181


    seems pretty boring compared to others
  15. 55styleliner
    Joined: May 11, 2015
    Posts: 521


    Lost count. Started buying them when I was 12 and now at 52 I can’t remember every one of them.

    1968 Shelby GT500KR I dug out of a guys backyard
    1969 GT500 Convertible
    Six 1970 Mach 1’s with 428Cj power
    1970 Cutlass SX Convertible 455
    Half dozen Model As
    Countless 1965-66 Mustangs
    Several late model Cobra and Shelby Mustangs
    1935-36 Cabriolets
    Several F100s of various generations
    1957 Caballero
    1958 Estate Wagon

    But I wouldn’t trade any of those for my current 1928 AV8 Pickup. I love this little truck!!
  16. mike in tucson
    Joined: Aug 11, 2005
    Posts: 485

    mike in tucson
    from Tucson

    Kinda like keeping track of the women you've nailed... after some number, you just remember the good ones

    Sent from my iPhone using The H.A.M.B. mobile app
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  17. Boneyard51
    Joined: Dec 10, 2017
    Posts: 3,350


    Mike, did I ever tell you about the worse pice I ever had?

    It was wonderful!


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