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Thread: Cars that pretend they are planes...

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    Default Cars that pretend they are planes...

    This one pretends to be the famous German workhorse of the war. Photographed in my home town, Opole
    Any other interesting finds, chaps?

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    "We do not stop playing when we get old, but we get old when we stop playing."

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    Well he can pretend!
    Andy do you remember the 3 wheeled Messerschmidt car that had the driver in front & a passenger behind.
    I always thought it should have been fitted with stub wings.

    "Its a fine line indeed between going out in a Blaze of Glory or having Crashed & Burnt!"
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    I didn't see it at first Andrzej, but I finally saw it.
    What a bomb.

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    well, back in the day, i always drove my volkswagon jetta like it was an airplane. i even had a red "remove before flight" ribbon on my keychain.

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    Imagine being in a high speed car chase with this one after you!

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    Did you also have it fitted with one of those gadgets that made noises like machine guns and death rays etc., Phillip?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naharaht View Post
    Did you also have it fitted with one of those gadgets that made noises like machine guns and death rays etc., Phillip?

    You guys had those too?! I had one fitted to my TR6 dash in college.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gully_raker View Post
    Well he can pretend!
    Andy do you remember the 3 wheeled Messerschmidt car that had the driver in front & a passenger behind.
    I always thought it should have been fitted with stub wings.
    Absolutely, Baz!
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    I had thought about buying a vanity plate for my car: DO 335
    But I have better things to spend the money on
    Karl
    It is impossible for a man to begin to learn what he thinks he knows. -- Epictetus

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    This one is residing in the Naval Aviation Museum at Pensacola:

    Run for your life - there are stupid people everywhere!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naharaht View Post
    Like this one perhaps?

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    Exactly! All it needs are those Black Crosses & a Triumph Spitfire on its 6.

    "Its a fine line indeed between going out in a Blaze of Glory or having Crashed & Burnt!"
    Member Australian Society of WW1 Aero Historians

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    Quote Originally Posted by BwanaJoe View Post
    You guys had those too?! I had one fitted to my TR6 dash in college.
    I still have two different ones in my car.................

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    Quote Originally Posted by Guntruck View Post
    This one is residing in the Naval Aviation Museum at Pensacola:

    LAND HO!! Now that is a Barge! It reminds me of my first car!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Naharaht View Post
    Did you also have it fitted with one of those gadgets that made noises like machine guns and death rays etc., Phillip?


    nope. didnt know such wondrous gadgets existed or i certainly would have. i did eventually get a "warp drive" switch that was specifically made for vw jettas. unfortunately i had an accident before i could install said switch. i sure miss that old jetta!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Guntruck View Post
    This one is residing in the Naval Aviation Museum at Pensacola:




    now thats a steely eyed jet jocks land ride!!!!!

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    Maybe I should get a vanity plate that says A6M2-0 for my Toyota?

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    Default Achtung Spitfire !

    I saw this in my local town a few weeks ago .... think it trumps all so far !

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    Pity it's on a German vehicle - perhaps it's some KG200 trickery ?!

    "He is wise who watches"

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    Now if it were a Jaguar!
    Rob.
    "Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death."

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    Nice thread with great pics!
    But I prefer mobile houses pretending to be starships...

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    Sorry Andrea, last post showing as Attachment 243424

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    Quote Originally Posted by Flying Officer Kyte View Post
    Now if it were a Jaguar!
    Rob.
    Or a Triumph Spitfire !

    "He is wise who watches"

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    Tricky forums!

    Have a look here please:

    https://www.wingsofwar.org/forums/sh...ckstarter-soon

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