The Designer of the World's Best Selling Car Has Died

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  1. The Night Funky

    The Night Funky BMF Staff Member Moderator

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    You've never heard of him, I'm sure. He showed promise as a teenager with his concepts submitted to the Fisher Body Craftsman Guild entries:

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    But because he was drafted into the Korean War, it wouldn't be until 1979 that actually designed his first car. Apparently, it was worth the wait, as it quickly became the best-selling car on the market, out-selling Fords, Hondas, GMs, and the like.

    His name was Jim Mariol.

    And this was the car he designed:

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  2. Paladin

    Paladin Overjoyed Man of Liberty

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    Here's his funeral procession passing by:

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  3. Spaceturkey

    Spaceturkey you can't spell hatred without "red hat"

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    why is there a little version of me beside the models?



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  4. The Night Funky

    The Night Funky BMF Staff Member Moderator

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    I want to know why John Candy faked his own death and then decided to hang out with you.
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    Spaceturkey you can't spell hatred without "red hat"

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    it's his bar?
    Lola laRue?
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    Paladin Overjoyed Man of Liberty

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  8. Forbin

    Forbin Do you feel fluffy, punk?

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    I have an online model-building friend who collects Cozy Coups. He's got a garden shed full of them. Why not.
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    tafkats That'll put marzipan in your pie plate, bingo! Moderator

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    Does the @Forbin action figure come with a miniature kit to make its own action figure, and so on and so on, all the way down to the microscopic level?
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  10. Forbin

    Forbin Do you feel fluffy, punk?

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    Mine has a phaser!
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  11. steve2^4

    steve2^4 Aged Meat

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    Is that all to scale? It looks like they forgot some detail.
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    Forbin Do you feel fluffy, punk?

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    Yeah, my gut! :lol:
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  13. The Night Funky

    The Night Funky BMF Staff Member Moderator

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    Also, the shirt color seems wrong....
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