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Dollywobbler's Invacar - Roadtripped and broken. Car only slightly.

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#2821 OFFLINE   dollywobbler

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Posted Yesterday, 07:06 PM

Now with video! Which I have posted elsewhere as well. Sorry.


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#2822 OFFLINE   Anglevan

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Posted Yesterday, 07:16 PM

I really enjoyed watching that - all credit to you and in such a short space of time. Hope TWC stays in your fleet,it's certainly earned its place... 


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#2823 OFFLINE   dollywobbler

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Posted Yesterday, 07:26 PM

I really enjoyed watching that - all credit to you and in such a short space of time. Hope TWC stays in your fleet,it's certainly earned its place... 

 

I really don't want to sell her, but what the heck do I do with an Invacar? Another 380-mile round trip is not appealing!


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#2824 OFFLINE   Anglevan

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Posted Yesterday, 07:29 PM

I really don't want to sell her, but what the heck do I do with an Invacar? Another 380-mile round trip is not appealing!

 

yeah 100% get that, when I drive my Moke kit I don't half feel it. Most i've ever driven that though was about a 24 mile round trip and that was enough!!



#2825 OFFLINE   DodgeRover

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Posted Yesterday, 07:33 PM

How about filming a documentary taking the Invacar round previous recipients of them to record their feelings about getting a means of mobility and their recollections of them. It sounds like the sort of thing that the BBC would fund.....
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#2826 OFFLINE   timolloyd

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Posted Yesterday, 07:55 PM

40 years of motability this year too, so a celebration of progress seems fitting.

Autotest against a Metro with hand controls?
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#2827 OFFLINE   omegod

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Posted Yesterday, 10:25 PM

How about filming a documentary taking the Invacar round previous recipients of them to record their feelings about getting a means of mobility and their recollections of them. It sounds like the sort of thing that the BBC would fund.....

 

Pardon the pun but this idea definately has legs, hubnut gets a tad more serious. I've always fancied writing to previous owners of my cars for their recollections of ownership etc but this would take it to a more serious and poignant level  


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#2828 OFFLINE   dozeydustman

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Posted Yesterday, 11:58 PM

I’ve stopped watching the video just to announce that I NEED that Samba cabriolet you shot coming in.

The Avenger and Rancho would be good as well.

Video now being resumed.

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#2829 OFFLINE   HarmonicCheeseburger

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Posted Today, 12:05 AM

I reckon you should PLAH out the Invacar, leather, plush carpets the works.  For utter hilarity ensure you have picnic tables.


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