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May 2018 - "Baby you can fly my car"

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This month, inspired by a recent flight John Allard and I had in a 1928 Ford Tri-Motor, I would like to see shots of aircraft which were built by motor companies, that can include motorcycle manufacturers like Kawasaki.

 

Having just done some research there are a lot more than I thought, weather there is a model available from your favourite download library is another thing! 

 

Usual competition rules apply and the competition closes midnight BST 31st May 2018.

Good luck.
 

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Okay I'll get the ball rolling for you, 

Fiat /Aeritalia G91Y

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 Fiat 500

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Bristol not only made cars, but aircraft to carry them in!

Bristol 170 Freighter

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Bristols last car as an independent British brand

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Finally Heinkel , Bombers during WW2, and postwar gave us the Trojan/Kabine!

The magnificent HE-177

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The Heinkel Trojan micro-car

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47 minutes ago, dodgy-alan said:

Bristol not only made cars, but aircraft to carry them in!

Bristol 170 Freighter

Bristols last car as an independent British brand

 

... Nice pair of Bristols Alan! :rofl: :heat:

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5 minutes ago, mutley said:

 

... Nice pair of Bristols Alan! :rofl: :heat:

Joe as a Bristolian myself I would love to know where that came from, I thought it was just 'us', a bit like 'gurt lush'........any ideas anyone?

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9 minutes ago, wain said:

Joe as a Bristolian myself I would love to know where that came from, I thought it was just 'us', a bit like 'gurt lush'........any ideas anyone?

 

Old Cockney rhyming slang "Bristol Cities" now just shortened to "Bristols".

 

Back on topic pls. :to_clue:

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Piaggio P180 Avanti

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For the Aluminum Body Van Fans:

 

A particularly nice restoration of a 1964 Grumman GMC Olsen Step Van:

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The above concept of a Step In light weight low corrosion van body created with help of an Aluminum Savvy engineer from the Grumman Aircraft company...a couple of examples/entries shown below.

 

 

Grumman F3F-2:

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And the Grumman Goose "Honk honk honk":

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Cheers and good luck to all entrants.

Coff.

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