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Offline sky

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sold my 78 pinto pony today
« on: September 05, 2021, 02:00:25 PM »
SOLD MY 1978 PINTO PONY TODAY.  :'(  IT WENT TO A GOOD HOME I THINK.I BOUGHT THE CAR NEW IN 78. PAYMENTS WERE $54.00 A MONTH, BABYED IT  ONLY HAD 17.000 MILES ON IT.ONE OF A KIND SURVIVER. HAD LOTS OF FUN AT CAR SHOWS.I'LL MISS IT, MY HEALTH STOPED ME GOING TO CAR SHOWS AND DRIVING IT. I WANTED IT TO BE ENJOYED , NOT SITTING IN GARAGE. HOPE YOU ALL ENJOY YOUR CARS AS MUCH  ;D  GOD BLESS, KEEP THE SHINEY SIDE UP... ;) ;) ;) ;) ;) ;) ;)   SKY
78 pinto pony..all original even tires!!!!! 17,000 MILES BOUGHT NEW!!!!

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Re: sold my 78 pinto pony today
« Reply #1 on: September 07, 2021, 11:18:48 PM »
Any Pics? I am sure itís a bittersweet moment for you.

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Re: sold my 78 pinto pony today
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2021, 01:14:37 PM »
We have a blue '78 hatchback....w ould have loved to have been the buyer, but garage space is the issue.
Curious as to what you were able to sell it for...

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Re: sold my 78 pinto pony today
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2021, 01:28:32 PM »
Oh...I see it was a show car with trophies...hop e you got top dollar for it!

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Re: sold my 78 pinto pony today
« Reply #4 on: September 09, 2021, 06:32:43 AM »
Sky,

Normally I would be hesitant to congratulate someone for selling their Pinto... especially after owning it for 43 years!  In this case however, I applaud your decision; while your health isn't allowing you to enjoy your car, you still care enough about it to turn it over to a new owner.  I'm glad you found a worthy custodian to care for your Pinto.  Congratulation s!

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Re: sold my 78 pinto pony today
« Reply #5 on: September 09, 2021, 08:55:26 AM »
THANKS. THE GUY AND HIS WIFE WHO BOUGHT IT SENT ME A COUPLE PICTURES OF IT IN FRONT OF THEIR HUGE OLD MAIL POUCH PAINTED BARN WHICH THEY RESTORED. IT WAS BITTERSWEET BUT SOO AWSOME TO SEE IT IS SHOWING ALL IT'S GLORY ! I THINK THEY LIKE IT.....GOD BLESS   SKY :'( ;D :)
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Re: sold my 78 pinto pony today
« Reply #6 on: September 09, 2021, 01:12:57 PM »
I always tell people that I am not the owner, but a  current caretaker of the Pinto I have in my care!  :-)

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