What is your dream classic?

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Martin Port
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Simple really - if money were no object, what would you like to see sat in your garage and available for the odd spin on a nice day?

Mine's an original GT40 - NOT in Gulf livery. Rubbish for shopping and not economical for commuting to the C&SC office...

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MrBenovich
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Great car Martin. One on my list if/when I win the Euro Millions.

I would be torn between a 250 SWB, AC Cobra, and the GT40. Aaarrggh! The agony of choice....  

Martin Port
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... and unfortunately one which I will probably never be able to afford. However, I vow one day to own a really well-patina'd (whisper it) replica. And of course, like my other classics it will be used for commuting ; )

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Dinsdale Piranha
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If only all questions were this easy to answer

James Butler
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Narrowing it down to just one is difficult, but its got to be...

GBt
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A Well sorted Trident Clipper, I tried one out in Wales once but it wasnt sorted, just blo*dy fast in a straight line.

I bought a 64 TBird for half the price instead but my wish list as I am more boat and bike orientated would be for a Dragon one class yacht even for a days sail. 

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Not quite as exotic as yours James, but from the same firm: a Ferrari 330GTC.

I couldn't decide between the ’66 Earls Court car, in Blue Chiaro, the following year's in Blue Sera or a black one that I saw at Brands in the ’90s I think (registered FER 92) so I bought a silver Minichamps 1:43, on offer at Silverstone years ago – about as close as I'll ever get to owning the full-sized version!

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Having said that, the baby blue Miura SV first owned by Tony Iommi would be rather nice...

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As it says dream classic and it doesnt stipulate cars an MV Augusta 750 America, like the one that lucky b Charlie Boreman rode around the Isle of Man TT course in company with John McGuiness on a modern MV in his by any means program. 

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 I don't know how anyone could distill it down to just one car myself... Variety is the spice of life! You need about 7 cars to get a decent range and variety by my calculations whilst still being able to use them all on a regular basis...all I need now is money and garage accomodation...

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AndrewWA wrote:

 I don't know how anyone could distill it down to just one car myself... Variety is the spice of life! You need about 7 cars to get a decent range and variety by my calculations whilst still being able to use them all on a regular basis...all I need now is money and garage accomodation...

I'm with you Andrew. Have been agonising about this for a few hours and am struggling to get below 20 "essentials". Sure I'd love a GT40 or a 1963 GTO, but could I commute in it, or pay the bills on it? There is no point in me having a dream classic if I can't fulfil the dream of using it. A lot.

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