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The Mustang Wave
#1
Do you guys get a lot of Waves and thumbs up from newer Mustang drivers wen you're out cruising in your 71-73's? I do! It's pretty awesome! I love when you spot a cool late model Stang and the driver flashes me a thumbs up! It reminds me of the Biker Wave. If you watch, a Biker will always give a little wave to his fellow bikers (Usually Harley guys...) as they pass on the street It's kind of neat to be in the Mustang Brotherhood!

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1971 Mach 1 - 306cid/C4 Bright Yellow
1972 Coupe - 306cid/C4 Gold Glow (in restoration phase)
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#2
Nobody outside of this forum would give me a thumbs up with the current state of my '72, but as a Corvette owner and also a Jeep guy, I can report that "the wave" is alive and well in those groups, and I look forward to getting the same when my 72 is complete.
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#3
I get waves from any kind of vehicle. Even old Corvairs! Our 2004 Mach 1 also gets a lot of attention and waves too. Of course I always wave back or even wave first!

Mike AKA Ole Pony & Rare Pony

Our current Mustang garage/driveway
1973 Mustang Convert - Bought in 1974 - Still have it!
2004 Mach 1 Oxford White Auto, Bought Sept 06
2004 Mach 1, Azure Blue, Bought it Sept 09
2001 Mustang Bullitt - Dark Highland Green, Bought It Sept 29th, 07
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#4
How many folks have come up to you and said hey cool car...what is it? LOL
Jeff T.

Low buck, touring style, '73 Convertible "rolling restoration", 351c, 2v heads with a shave and a haircut, Performer intake, Holley 650(ish), roller rockers, screw in studs, guideplates, stainless valves, Duraspark / Motorsports MSD, T-5 conversion. 1-1/8" front, 3/4" rear swaybars KYB shocks and some home brewed subframe connectors. Future plans; JGC steering box, Cobra brakes and... paint, interior, etc.

When I die I want to die like grandpa, peacefully in my sleep... not screaming, like his passenger.

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#5
As a Harley rider and a mustang driver (even if it is my uncles until mine is done) I have more miles in it than he does Tongue I do see alot of the same looks and waves in the mustang as I do on the bike. Really like it when the young kids pull along side in there 5.0 and rev up the engine and smile. Most look as if they have just seen a ghost or something.
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#6
I get waves and a lot of "cool car" conversation starters when stopped at a light. Mostly "what year is it?" but also a few "what is it?" from younger kids.

Doc
Doc

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Project started 8-7-10
Completed: All new suspension, rebuilt 351C H Code bored .030 over with mild cam and intake, new 3.50 TracLok, custom exhaust system
Current "mini-project": interior upgrade Undecided
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#7
I get the wave from pretty much all classic cars and mustangs of all years.And a few from new Camaro and Challenger owners also.
Eric


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#8
Lots of waves.And lots of slaps on the back of the head.Waves from young women and slaps on the back of the head from my wife!!!
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(10-13-2010, 08:15 PM)Nance Wrote: Lots of waves.And lots of slaps on the back of the head.Waves from young women and slaps on the back of the head from my wife!!!

LOL! Thanks for the laugh, Nance!

Doc
Doc

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Project started 8-7-10
Completed: All new suspension, rebuilt 351C H Code bored .030 over with mild cam and intake, new 3.50 TracLok, custom exhaust system
Current "mini-project": interior upgrade Undecided
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(10-13-2010, 08:15 PM)Nance Wrote: Lots of waves.And lots of slaps on the back of the head.Waves from young women and slaps on the back of the head from my wife!!!


bwahahahahaBig Grin
Eric


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DRIVE IT DON'T STORE IT!
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