Thread: [1968] X code
View Single Post
Old 12/02/2011, 10:53 AM   #10
Midnight Special
My Car Details
Midnight Special's Avatar

Location: Grass Valley, California
Joined: Nov 05
Posts: 3,700

Originally Posted by planemove View Post
Well I guess it's not that great of a deal. I have a body shop so to rebuild a car is not a big deal. ....

Thanks Bryan
An X-code GT/CS is a bigger "deal" than a regular coupe, IMO. Not a hot rod to be sure, but a rare and unique conversation piece nonetheless. Many of us who have had a lot of these get a "been there done that - no big deal" attitude and get bored - until we go to a Starbucks or someplace where the majority who are "non-experts" charge us up with genuine appreciation over technical blah,blah... I guess it depends on what you enjoy most about owning these cars... Impressing a few (bored) experts who will always find a way to 1-up you?...or being an ambassador to a rare piece of '60's auto history for the many who consistently remember and appreciate.

A factory big block GT/CS in any form would fill the bill!

Midnight Special is offline   Reply With Quote