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PostSubject: Alternate Christine forms   Tue Mar 17, 2015 1:52 am

As much as I'd like a(n) Fury/Belvedere/Savoy of '58 sometime, what other cars out there could work/fit a Christine role?
Asking because I may have to compromise…
dual-headlamps, fins...

Did some such [compromising] with 'my' "KITT" camaro; V6 instead of V8. no mail slot. However, his rims and spoiler are already near-perfect for KITT's body - came that way.

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PostSubject: Re: Alternate Christine forms   Tue Mar 17, 2015 9:17 am

There's many people out there that don't know any better and when they see most anything that's red with fins they say "Hey! There's Christine." But once you know better, I wouldn't think there'd be anything else that would fit the role.

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PostSubject: Re: Alternate Christine forms   Tue Mar 17, 2015 6:47 pm

Heck, I wonder how many people have called a red 57 chevy "Christine".

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PostSubject: Re: Alternate Christine forms   Tue Mar 17, 2015 8:00 pm

No compromise, save or buy a project.  P.S.: The book Christine was a 4 door! Marc P.P.S.: Here is a sample:

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PostSubject: Re: Alternate Christine forms   Tue Mar 17, 2015 10:01 pm

If compromise is what is needed I would go with a four door. Those look awesome fixed up right! And to be honest your not compromising at all. Just adding a couple of extra doors! Just look at the one Wayne did. Amazing car! Wink


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PostSubject: Re: Alternate Christine forms   Tue Mar 17, 2015 11:44 pm

I suppose there's always the option of customization to make a old car look more Christine.
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PostSubject: Re: Alternate Christine forms   Wed Mar 18, 2015 5:46 am

I'm sure there are a few boneheads who've called a red '57 Chevy Christine. She's sort of the anti-'57 Chevy. For us there are no substitutes. Re: the Plaza in greater Nashville, wow. Christine meets "Crime Story." If she were local, I'd get her. Won't buy a car unseen and undriven, and how much does shipping cost?

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PostSubject: Re: Alternate Christine forms   Wed Mar 18, 2015 10:49 am

Serge wrote:
I'm sure there are a few boneheads who've called a red '57 Chevy Christine. She's sort of the anti-'57 Chevy. For us there are no substitutes.

I guess I'm asking for a list or something of cars with fins/dual headlights ... Neutral

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