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#1 Old 12-21-2009
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This'll make you weep ...

I've spotted an SLK!

Warning ... this is seriously painful viewing ...

http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53...item25578babeb

- edited to show the correct link!

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painful viewing? how so...
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I've spotted an SLK!

Warning ... this is seriously painful viewing ...

http://www.mbclub.co.uk/forums/drivi...-trackday.html
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I am confused too
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Also at a loss for what is being called out in the link.


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Also at a loss for what is being called out in the link.
Looking at your pooches expression indicates that he is in agreement with your assessment


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and how huge is that dog possibly taller then me!
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and how huge is that dog possibly taller then me!
Yep, he's a Great Dane. Only way that boy is riding is with the top down
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sorry guys, posted the wrong link.

I've edited the post with the correct on ... now click here and weep ...

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/National-Hotro...item25578babeb
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looks like the car is wearing a shirt that is too big for it
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Thats better!!

I actually like it in a perverse sort of way!!



At one time, during the build, they went for an R171 style nose - I'm pleased they changed their minds.








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Yeah, I'd live the know what that is under the hood - that's a lot of good work, even though I'm not a real NHRA fan.



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Haha! A mini racer. It's cool!
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Looking at your pooches expression indicates that he is in agreement with your assessment
He's just upset that I wouldn't actually take him for a ride with the top down. Which reminds me, it's not really the best idea to upset a 150 pound Great Dane.


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He's just upset that I wouldn't actually take him for a ride with the top down. Which reminds me, it's not really the best idea to upset a 150 pound Great Dane.

That really does look like a "ok, are you getting in, 'cause I ain't gettin out!" look! :-)



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That is an awesome picture! I could just imagine his ears flapping in the wind. LOL

WOOF WOOF
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He's just upset that I wouldn't actually take him for a ride with the top down. Which reminds me, it's not really the best idea to upset a 150 pound Great Dane.
How the h**l did you get him to set still, I tried to get a shot of our big Malamute in the 55 but he was too "ants in pants" moving around!
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That is an awesome picture! I could just imagine his ears flapping in the wind. LOL

WOOF WOOF
He'd need goggles, LoL He is a boy right David? Well, I think this thread is officially hijacked
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How the h**l did you get him to set still, I tried to get a shot of our big Malamute in the 55 but he was too "ants in pants" moving around!
He is our easy boy - yes, Brian, both are boys. Our other Dane would have been impossible. Marley, however, goes where I tell him and listens very well. He did get bored after a while and decided to relax.
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