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Re: When "Classic" really meant "Classic"...

To: "Max Heim" <>
Subject: Re: When "Classic" really meant "Classic"...
From: "Bob D." <>
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2002 21:45:31 -0500
Hey, 0-60 in 20.75 sec was real fast back then. It was even fast for the
early '50s. (Of course it was a dog by the late '50s.)

Bob Donahue (Still stuck in the '50s)
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Max Heim" <>
To: "MG List" <>
Sent: Wednesday, September 18, 2002 3:11 PM
Subject: When "Classic" really meant "Classic"...

> Admittedly, not all these features were on every model, and many were
> in cars of the period. Still, it made me want to go out and buy an MG Six
> Speed Model saloon, or a Montlhery Midget. Although, once you get through
> the laudatory prose, the 0-60 in 20.75 seconds comes as rather a letdown.
> But then, that was from a mere 746cc.

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