Current Classifieds

SOME PARTS FOR SALE
Date: 01/11/2017 10:45 am
sport steering wheeel
Date: 10/01/2020 10:58 pm
74 Wagon body parts and a couple of 79 bits

Date: 11/14/2019 04:02 am
1974 Pinto Inside Rear View Mirror & Brake Pedal Pad

Date: 02/18/2017 04:41 pm
nos core support

Date: 01/03/2020 09:39 pm
Custom Pinto Project

Date: 06/12/2016 07:37 pm
Need Clutch & Brake Pedal
Date: 12/23/2016 06:16 pm
78 pinto wagon

Date: 06/04/2020 12:42 pm
Need hatchback fuel tank sending unit
Date: 08/13/2018 02:46 pm
1971 Pinto Runabout turn key driver

Date: 07/01/2019 12:23 pm
6.6.75 carrier
Date: 02/14/2018 06:47 am
GRILLE NEEDED '71,'72,'73 for a '73 Pinto
Date: 02/10/2017 09:30 am

Author Topic: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale  (Read 2410 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline sedandelivery

  • Pinto Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 458
  • FeedBack: +30/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Another Pinto Driver

  • Total Badges: 5
    Badges: (View All)
    Tenth year Anniversary Topic Starter Poll Voter Fifth year Anniversary Windows User

Offline Runabout75

  • Pinto Member
  • **
  • Posts: 88
  • FeedBack: +7/-0
  • Gender: Male

  • Total Badges: 6
    Badges: (View All)
    Fifth year Anniversary Topic Starter Signature Photographer Apple User Windows User
Re: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2014, 01:12:16 PM »
A 73 Bobcat ... with a 71 hatch?
Runabout75

Offline Pinto5.0

  • Pinto Master
  • *****
  • Posts: 1974
  • FeedBack: +77/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • 80 hatch, 76 Wagon, 72 & 73 Sedans, 71 half hatch

  • Total Badges: 7
    Badges: (View All)
    Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Mobile User Fifth year Anniversary Windows User 1000 Posts
Re: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale
« Reply #2 on: July 17, 2014, 07:46:20 PM »
That's a 74-up core support. The big tail lights make me think it's a 79 or 80 Pinto or Bobcat body. I'm not sure if the pop out windows were still available those years or were just added.  The hatch is 71 & I'm betting so are the bumpers & rear pan. The rear bumper filler looks like a cut down 79-80 since 71's didn't have a filler & 77-78 are wider than 79-80. The frontend was Bobcat & the tail lights, sport wheel, tach dash & gauges suggest a 77 Sport was stripped of those.
 
I'd love to strip it for parts  8)
'73 Sedan (I'll get to it)
'76 Wagon driver
'80 hatch(Restoring to be my son's 1st car)~Callisto
'71 half hatch (bucket list Pinto)~Ghost
'72 sedan 5.0/T5~Lemon Squeeze

Offline Clydesdale80

  • Pinto Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 151
  • FeedBack: +4/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Another Pinto Driver

  • Total Badges: 7
    Badges: (View All)
    Fifth year Anniversary Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Linux User Mobile User Windows User
Re: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale
« Reply #3 on: July 18, 2014, 11:09:05 AM »
So its a 71,72,73,74,75,76,77,78,79 automobile....    :o
The seller must have got it One Piece at a Time  8)
Bought a 1978 hatchback to be my first car.

Offline Clydesdale80

  • Pinto Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 151
  • FeedBack: +4/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Another Pinto Driver

  • Total Badges: 7
    Badges: (View All)
    Fifth year Anniversary Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Linux User Mobile User Windows User
Re: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale
« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2014, 04:10:22 PM »
So its a 71,72,73,74,75,76,77,78,79 automobile....    :o
The seller must have got it One Piece at a Time  8)

I find it hard to believe that I'm the only Johnny Cash fan on here  ???
Bought a 1978 hatchback to be my first car.

Offline dga57

  • Chief Moderator / Admin
  • FordPinto.com Moderator
  • Pinto PooBAH
  • ***
  • Posts: 6939
  • FeedBack: +208/-0
  • Gender: Male

  • Total Badges: 8
    Badges: (View All)
    Tenth year Anniversary Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Mobile User Windows User 1000 Posts Fifth year Anniversary
Re: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale
« Reply #5 on: July 19, 2014, 04:11:56 PM »
I find it hard to believe that I'm the only Johnny Cash fan on here  ???

Oh, you're not!  But what is there left to say?  Your post summed it up perfectly!

Dwayne :)
Pinto Car Club of America - Serving the Ford Pinto enthusiast since 1999.

Offline sedandelivery

  • Pinto Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 458
  • FeedBack: +30/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Another Pinto Driver

  • Total Badges: 5
    Badges: (View All)
    Tenth year Anniversary Topic Starter Poll Voter Fifth year Anniversary Windows User
Re: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale
« Reply #6 on: July 20, 2014, 06:58:14 AM »
"One piece at a time, and it didn't cost me a dime" I got you meaning right away! An apt analogy of the Pinto/Bobcat!

Offline Clydesdale80

  • Pinto Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 151
  • FeedBack: +4/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Another Pinto Driver

  • Total Badges: 7
    Badges: (View All)
    Fifth year Anniversary Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Linux User Mobile User Windows User
Re: Turbo Pinto (Bobcat) for sale
« Reply #7 on: July 21, 2014, 05:40:23 PM »
Ok lol, I was worried for a minute that my reference was answered by the sound of crickets.
Bought a 1978 hatchback to be my first car.