stuart in mn
stuart in mn MegaDork
4/30/20 3:52 p.m.

YouTuber Mustie1 put up a video today of a derelict Porsche 914 that was converted into a touring (or shooting brake, or station wagon, or something.)  I've never seen anything like it.  It's unusual to say the least, but I think it's pretty cool:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VKjf08hunc

NOHOME
NOHOME MegaDork
4/30/20 3:55 p.m.

The anteater proboscis has to go.

Little disconcerting that it is rusted to the point where it sags in the middle.

I like it.

 

 

DWNSHFT
DWNSHFT Dork
4/30/20 5:10 p.m.

Engine access would be negatively affected...

parker
parker Reader
4/30/20 5:35 p.m.

Somebody figured out how to make a 914 even uglier.

 

T.J.
T.J. MegaDork
4/30/20 5:39 p.m.

The drugs in the 70's must've been more powerful or maybe folks have just had time to build up more of a tolerance to them.

In reply to T.J. :

The drugs weren't as lethal and that led to interesting bursts of creativity.  Not that I like it.

nimblemotorsports
nimblemotorsports HalfDork
5/1/20 12:48 a.m.

That is pretty bad.   Now it COULD be done well so it looked good. 

While a bit off topic...this 914 mod is fairly significant, but IS done well.

 

slowbird
slowbird Dork
5/1/20 2:38 a.m.

I swear I've seen this car somewhere.

It's not attractive, but it's novel.

SVreX (Forum Supporter)
SVreX (Forum Supporter) MegaDork
5/1/20 5:39 a.m.

In reply to slowbird :

Like the Coronavirus

sleepyhead the buffalo
sleepyhead the buffalo GRM+ Memberand Mod Squad
5/1/20 5:54 a.m.

I thought the add to that got linked on here not too long ago?

Pete. (l33t FS)
Pete. (l33t FS) GRM+ Memberand MegaDork
5/1/20 11:51 a.m.

It's like an embiggened Europa.

chandler
chandler PowerDork
5/1/20 1:08 p.m.
sleepyhead the buffalo said:

I thought the add to that got linked on here not too long ago?

It did, I'd still rock it

bmwpc
bmwpc New Reader
5/1/20 10:59 p.m.

Mustie1 on YouTube now owns is (he just bought it from that same driveway)and he WILL get it running and driving again. He thinks they were 34 made in 1976. He has an outstanding YouTube channel and he is a real garage mechanic body man master. Watch him.

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