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95 year old Pinto driver
« on: June 24, 2015, 06:46:01 AM »
Yesterday I was out working and spotted this blue 74 trunk model. No one was around so I put my card under the windshield wipers. He called me a few hours later. He says he uses the car to run errands and go to the doctor. He is 95 years old!
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Re: 95 year old Pinto driver
« Reply #1 on: June 24, 2015, 07:22:45 AM »
Looks like a nice clean one.
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Re: 95 year old Pinto driver
« Reply #2 on: June 24, 2015, 07:44:31 AM »
Wonder if he brought it new , and if he did he can give a great opinion on the pinto, 🏁
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Re: 95 year old Pinto driver
« Reply #3 on: June 24, 2015, 07:55:25 AM »
That is AWESOME!! and a true test of how well of a car these are!! most of my customers that are over 70 have cars that look like they just left the DEMO DERBY! lol
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Re: 95 year old Pinto driver
« Reply #4 on: June 24, 2015, 08:27:39 AM »
Wonder if he brought it new , and if he did he can give a great opinion on the pinto, 🏁
I was kinda wondering the same thing.
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Re: 95 year old Pinto driver
« Reply #5 on: June 24, 2015, 06:10:16 PM »
He acquired it quite a while ago. It had 17k on it. He got the car for mowing a lawn twice! It now has 31k on it.
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Re: 95 year old Pinto driver
« Reply #6 on: June 24, 2015, 09:53:31 PM »
WOW, wish I could find deals like that, LOL..
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Re: 95 year old Pinto driver
« Reply #7 on: June 24, 2015, 11:53:39 PM »
Sharp looking '74!  People who thrive well into their sunset years amaze me.  There's a lady in our church family who turned 95 back in April.  She still drives (a red 2015 Ford Fusion) and does pretty much whatever she wants to do. She could easily pass for 70 any day! 


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