Cool Cars

Well I finally found my camera (it had been missing since spring break) and so I now have the priviledge of showing two pictures I am proud of – the first is a little fuzzy I had a hard time getting a good picture but if you have discerning eyes you can see that it is a Dodge Viper.
This car is a little rarer than the Viper – I thought at first it was a Lamborghini Diablo but it is not. It is in fact a Lamborghini Countach Anniversario – manufactured some time between ’88 and ’90 . Pretty Cool eh? Well the coolest part about it is that “they” keep track of cars this rare, according to the registry there are (a minimum of) 8 of these registered in Texas. Most of the 657 (that is all they ever made) of these are in Europe.
Amazingly I saw these both on the same day, Sunday at the beginning of Spring break. I need to thank Mulltrain for rummaging around in the back of my car to get my camera out of my boot so that I could take these pictures. Fun times.


6 Responses to “Cool Cars”

  1. 1 jesse l.
    March 26, 2006 at 12:22 am

    Interesting pictures of cars. Even though I’m a guy, I don’t know that much about the kinds of cars by just seeing them; but perhaps I’ll develop that some day…

  2. 2 nate
    March 27, 2006 at 1:17 am

    And both of those cars were in your review mirrors. How fast were you going to keep those kind of cars behind you.

  3. 3 ThePizzaPizzaMan
    March 27, 2006 at 6:59 am

    Sadly it wasn’t that exciting — the Lamborghini was stopped at the same light as me and the Viper was stuck behind me on a one-lane road.

    On the other hand you should see the movie of me passing the Lamborghini ; )

  4. 4 Mark Ritchie
    March 27, 2006 at 3:41 pm

    Pretty high tech — Jim West used to keep knives and explosives in his boot, but you have a camera hidden in yours. Where do you get them boots?

  5. 5 MullTrain
    March 31, 2006 at 4:57 am

    Yep, that was me! Who says riding shotgun is boring? 😉

  6. 6 Jill
    April 7, 2006 at 4:45 am

    very exciting! i love seeing cool cars on the road too.

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