awesomeaustinv
awesomeaustinv - resident birdbrain
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Woah. I always assumed those were big cars... Guess not. Still not any less classy, though. 

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Actually the first drive was kinda scary... I didn’t have my license yet and wasn’t sure how the car would behave, but my mom had driven cars like that before, so she actually drove it home with me in the passenger seat. She found the car absolutely terrifying, especially since we were driving on fast, twisty roads. Read more

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The carburetor is an aftermarket four-barrel that was installed by a previous owner at some point. Turns out, it didn’t need to be rebuilt, it just needed to be tuned by somebody who knows what they’re doing. Also, the engine had other issues that affected things, so now that those are all dealt with, it’s easier to Read more

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It is indeed an aftermarket aluminum intake. Only the best for my baby.

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This is darn close to what I imagine a modern VW Karmann Ghia would look like... They should totally bring it back as a mid-engine Miata competitor.

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Ooh, me likey. Especially that crusty SMZ S3D.

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I’ll try to get that at some point. I have a video of her running after I rebuilt the engine, but now I know it wasn’t quite running right then.

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Agreed. It even has space age-looking gauges on the inside. And with the headlights on, the interior lights up in thin neon green lines so it looks like something out of Tron :)

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Yeah after all the time we spent messing with this one, trying to get three to work together sounds like quite a job.

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Black magic sorcery box.

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Thanks, although Rocky is our new dog. Cookie is the one who died a couple years ago. Hope you’re able to adopt a dog soon.

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Or this is a rare photo of trees sleeping.

Sep 18
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It’s alright. Rocky forgives you.

Sep 18
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Dang them’s some serious sideways trees.

Sep 18
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Rocky. Rocky is the new family member. Cookie is the one who died a couple years ago. But thank you anyway :)

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WE HAVE A DOG NOW!!!!!! My family just dropped by my dorm and surprise introduced me to the newest member of our family, Rocky!

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Now don’t you give them any ideas! The increasing number of vehicles with interesting styling is the one thing about EVs I’ve been genuinely enjoying! 

Sep 18
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He strikes me as more of a Triumph TR6...

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Standard size, please.