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Re: MGs are why I exist

To: "Larry Colen" <>
Subject: Re: MGs are why I exist
From: "Larry Daniels" <>
Date: Fri, 27 Oct 2006 19:50:53 -0500
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From: "Larry Colen" <>
Subject: Re: MGs are why I exist

However, by the time I'd been conceived Dad had traded the MGA on a '58 
vette, where he'd selected every race option available. The car would pass 
anything but a gas station. Dad says that he'd had a tuning problem that the 
local dealer couldn't handle, so they sent him off to have the factory race 
mechanics look at it when they were at a nearby track. On his way home, he 
said he shifted from 3rd to 4th and chirped the tires, at


Wow, they must have looked at it pretty hard.  According to my Corvette 
Black Book, the strongest engine in 58 was a 290 horse 283.  My 65 with a 
"considerably" warmed over 327 would have been hard pressed to chirp them at 

Larry Daniels

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