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Just found this baby blue wagon
« on: June 17, 2015, 08:46:40 PM »
The first car I had in high school was a Pinto wagon and I've been looking for one for many years. By luck I found this baby on Craigs list 45 minutes away. Needless to say I jumped on it.
1978 with 43,000 original miles
What do you think?

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Re: Just found this baby blue wagon
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2015, 11:25:30 PM »
It looks to be in very good shape.  Nice find!  Enjoy!


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Re: Just found this baby blue wagon
« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2015, 06:24:50 AM »
That a clean car , hope it brings you some good past memories.
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Re: Just found this baby blue wagon
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2015, 07:18:45 AM »
Great find.. 8)
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Re: Just found this baby blue wagon
« Reply #4 on: June 21, 2015, 12:02:25 PM »
You found a good one :)
Vehicles:

- 1972 Plymouth Duster (To be a Pro Street)
- 1973 Ford Pinto wagon (registered ride 195)
- 1976 Mustang II mini-stock
- 1978 Mustang King Cobra II
- 1979 Ford Pinto Runabout
- 1986 Chevy K5 Blazer
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Re: Just found this baby blue wagon
« Reply #5 on: June 21, 2015, 12:11:56 PM »
Nice car! Too clean for a guy like me though. Eventually I would start hacking on it.

Side note,
I always wondered about the origination of the term "baby blue". It can't be a good story...
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Re: Just found this baby blue wagon
« Reply #6 on: June 22, 2015, 08:40:18 AM »
Nice car! Too clean for a guy like me though. Eventually I would start hacking on it.

Side note,
I always wondered about the origination of the term "baby blue". It can't be a good story...

You made me want to know LOL

Baby blue is a pale tint of azure, one of the pastel colors.

The first recorded use of baby blue as a color name in English was in 1892.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baby_blue
Vehicles:

- 1972 Plymouth Duster (To be a Pro Street)
- 1973 Ford Pinto wagon (registered ride 195)
- 1976 Mustang II mini-stock
- 1978 Mustang King Cobra II
- 1979 Ford Pinto Runabout
- 1986 Chevy K5 Blazer
- 1997 Suzuki Marauder

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