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MikeljGT500HE

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Took delivery this morning...
« on: September 27, 2022, 05:40:56 PM »
of my 2022 GT500 HE CFTP car.  It is a great car to drive, and though the paint color is not exactly 1967 Brittany Blue, it is close, and in my mind's eye this is what I see......
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2022, 07:02:51 PM »
Congratulations. Nice.
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« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2022, 08:32:43 PM »
Enjoy the driving!

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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2022, 08:41:14 PM »
Congratulations and enjoy the drive  !
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2022, 08:58:43 PM »
Sweet car.   You're going to have to change your screen name, now!  At least the first word.
Current:
2006 FGT. Tungsten. Whipple, HRE 20s, Ohlin coil-overs, 3.90 gears. 210.7 mph.

Kirkham Cobra. 482-inch aluminum side-oiler. Tremec 5-spd.

Formerly:
1968 GT500KR #2575 (1982-2022)
1970 Ranchero GT 429
1969 LTD Country Squire 429
1963 T-Bird Sport Roadster
1957 T-Bird E-model 3-spd stick

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« Reply #5 on: September 27, 2022, 10:01:26 PM »
Very cool!  Looks mean and fast.
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #6 on: September 27, 2022, 10:06:22 PM »
Congratulations!!
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #7 on: September 28, 2022, 12:43:25 PM »
Sweet car.   You're going to have to change your screen name, now!  At least the first word.
True, that is what some members called me as I left owning Shelby cars to concentrate on Corvettes and judging, although I still had a Shelby F0150.
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #8 on: September 28, 2022, 02:10:20 PM »
When you started posting, I thought you might be the Corvette Mike who owns Corvette Mike's in SoCal.  Then I figured out, by your later posts, that you're not the same person.

Enjoy that new toy. Looks great!
Current:
2006 FGT. Tungsten. Whipple, HRE 20s, Ohlin coil-overs, 3.90 gears. 210.7 mph.

Kirkham Cobra. 482-inch aluminum side-oiler. Tremec 5-spd.

Formerly:
1968 GT500KR #2575 (1982-2022)
1970 Ranchero GT 429
1969 LTD Country Squire 429
1963 T-Bird Sport Roadster
1957 T-Bird E-model 3-spd stick

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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #9 on: September 28, 2022, 02:39:02 PM »
When you started posting, I thought you might be the Corvette Mike who owns Corvette Mike's in SoCal.  Then I figured out, by your later posts, that you're not the same person.

Enjoy that new toy. Looks great!



Van,
I also thought he was 'Corvette Mike' from Orange County, Ca.
Anyways, Corvette Mike, enjoy your new ride!
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1968 GT-350--Gold
1970 GT-500--#3129--Grabber Orange.
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1969 Mustang Fastback/FOX chassis, 5 speed, 4 wheel discs, with a modern Can-Am 494 (Boss 429), Kaase heads, intake with a 1425 cfm 'B' Autolite Inline carb, ala Trans-Am style
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #10 on: September 28, 2022, 05:57:36 PM »
Thanks guys, and Mike Vietro, the real Corvette Mike in SoCal, is a very good friend of mine.  He calls me Tanker Mike, because of my collection, a couple of which he sold for me recently.  He is transporting a '64 1/2 K code to me as we speak.
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #11 on: September 29, 2022, 08:28:32 AM »
Here's to many miles of pleasurable driving!

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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #12 on: September 29, 2022, 04:08:57 PM »
I like your new screen name, Mike.  Enjoy that fast new ride!
Current:
2006 FGT. Tungsten. Whipple, HRE 20s, Ohlin coil-overs, 3.90 gears. 210.7 mph.

Kirkham Cobra. 482-inch aluminum side-oiler. Tremec 5-spd.

Formerly:
1968 GT500KR #2575 (1982-2022)
1970 Ranchero GT 429
1969 LTD Country Squire 429
1963 T-Bird Sport Roadster
1957 T-Bird E-model 3-spd stick

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« Reply #13 on: November 06, 2022, 06:40:38 PM »
Here is "80 shades of Blue" Mustangs. Many times the paint formula didn't change and it was just renamed for the next model year. Our first Mustang (1966) was Silver Blue Metallic - looks a lot like the 67 Brittany Blue.

https://www.mustangspecs.com/ford-mustang-colors-research/mustang-colors-by-color-shade/blue-mustangs/
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Re: Took delivery this morning...
« Reply #14 on: November 08, 2022, 06:28:13 PM »
I do like the Mustang blues, my '64 1/2 is Skylight Blue.
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