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Does anyone know of a 50th anniversary of the GT/CS planed for 2018?

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Old 08/22/2017, 11:59 AM   #16
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I think San Jose is a great idea. kind of like bringing them home for the reunion

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Old 08/23/2017, 08:48 PM   #17
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What a dream team, not only would the cars get to the show every thing would be fixed the way!

Can't fix em but I have proven ability to top up fluids and drive long distances. I call Shelby....but I'm NOT paying the gas bill!!

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Old 08/26/2017, 01:48 AM   #18
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Fabulous fords forever at Knotts berry farm has been called the biggest ford show other than Carlistle Nationals. When is that new museum opening in Charlotte?

Hopefully a venue is chosen. I would attend even out of state. Seems like Cali makes sense though as its the birth state. My 2 cents. Ed.
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Old 08/28/2017, 01:09 AM   #19
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I vote Cali, Cali, CALI. Let Denver host a High Country Special Event. Cali, Cali, Cali. By the way, the Edsel Owners Club also has events at Knott's. They just had their Edsel 60 year celebration in Dearborn. Anywhere in LA area would be great for 50 year anniversary; isn't this where most of the GT/CS's were sold? Just sayin'.......
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Old 08/28/2017, 11:17 AM   #20
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I was really hoping that we all would meet at the Ford plant in Milpitas (San Jose) where the cars were built. There are plenty of hotels, restaurants and the parking lot is huge. It would be a perfect place for a reunion. Just my suggestion.

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The site of the San Jose plant is now a shopping mall. We could visit the monument though.
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Old 08/30/2017, 12:57 PM   #21
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IIRC (if I remember correctly) the reason for selecting Denver was because it's more or less in the center of the country. For some of the members driving to California would be a long haul.

Anywhere is a long haul from Spokane so I'm good with wherever is selected
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Old 08/30/2017, 01:23 PM   #22
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IIRC (if I remember correctly) the reason for selecting Denver was because it's more or less in the center of the country. For some of the members driving to California would be a long haul.

Anywhere is a long haul from Spokane so I'm good with wherever is selected

+1, for me too!
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Old 10/04/2017, 07:08 PM   #23
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I would probably fly in to wherever and then see who had a spare seat to drive me around.

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Old 10/27/2017, 07:09 PM   #24
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Steve,
I can pick you up.....you can ride shot gun.
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Old 10/28/2017, 07:36 PM   #25
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I appreciate the offer, but I was just laying around on the couch 6 weeks ago, healing up from my hand and foot surgeries, when I got offered a job I hadn't even applied for. I'm a working man again, so I wouldn't have much spare time. A long weekend is probably the best I could do, and driving 2 days each way wouldn't work.

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Old 11/02/2017, 08:31 AM   #26
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Hi all,
I haven't chimed in here in quite awhile. Yes, I still have and occasionally drive the '68 CS!! I'm up for a west coast get together. Knott's had a great turnout for the 40th in 2008. Thinking that would be a good place to gather for the 50th.
I would consider a Colorado trip as well. Would likely trailer the car over those hills ;-) I'd drive to LA/Buena Park from SF East Bay for the FFF at Knott's. Milpitas would be easy for me ;-). But not particularly interesting in location other than the Ford Assembly Plant there is now the Great Mall. Whatever location gets decided, I'll try to be there.

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