Just a nice period picture

General Chat with an emphasis on BMC Minis & Other iconic cars of the 1960's. Includes information on MK1 Action days.
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Costafortune
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Pronounced 'Vart-borg'.

Bloody awful. :lol:

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Misread the original post I thought it was 10 pints :lol:
What is the car next to the Commer truck ?

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Looks like a Mk1 'Tina
'ad a luv affair wiv Nina, in da back of my Cortina...

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surfblue63 wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 10:56 am
Looks like a Mk1 'Tina
I thought it was at first but if you zoom in it looks wrong

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How do you do THAT :shock:

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It is a Cortina but I’m more interested in the truck . Commer 2 stroke? once you’ve heard one at full chat never forgotten .
8662 FN Austin Mini

I know its not original I like it this way

My wife says I don’t listen to her or something like that !

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roymck wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 1:30 pm
It is a Cortina but I’m more interested in the truck . Commer 2 stroke? once you’ve heard one at full chat never forgotten .
Looks like it could be a Commer TS3.

JohnA wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 11:17 am
surfblue63 wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 10:56 am
Looks like a Mk1 'Tina
I thought it was at first but if you zoom in it looks wrong
It's a pre-airflow 'Tina

Another 5 points (not pints) on offer for the dark car to the right of shot, and it's not a Hillman Minx.
'ad a luv affair wiv Nina, in da back of my Cortina...

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Fiat 1100?

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Lancia ?

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Old English White wrote:
Tue May 19, 2020 2:27 pm
Fiat 1100?
We have a winner. 5 lockdown points to OEW
'ad a luv affair wiv Nina, in da back of my Cortina...

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