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Boys Toys

By QuinnyA
This is all Carsten's fault – My 1957 MGA – For the car enthusiast, since the photo was taken I have replaced the MK2 grill with a genuine Mk1 grill and also put the original bumper over riders back on. Carsten, I loved your image from the Motor Show – but this one is my “Boys Toy”.

Tags: Transport Digitally manipulated

Voters: James_C, collywobles, Bravdo and 18 more


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James_C Plus
6 36 56 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2010 9:55AM
Definitly a boy's toy. Look forward to seeing more pics as you continue the restoration.

James

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collywobles 11 3.7k 9 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2010 9:56AM
I must say that this is a superb shot. The shoot angle is perfect giving a great lead in proportional image. Focus, Colours, Exposure and detail are spot on. It would be a credit in any enthusiasts magazine.

Also one of the cars I yearned for in my youth but like a lot of us marriage, children and a mortgage got priority.
Bravdo Plus
8 17 2 United Kingdom
19 Jan 2010 10:06AM
What a corker, and the shot is superb and well presented.

Barry
Fabulous shot of a great car !

This takes me back - I bought an old MGA as my first car before I passed my test, I loved it - But my father wouldn't let me keep it and sold it !

How sad is that !

Chris
19 Jan 2010 10:41AM
Oh!! Chris - how sad is that - bet it was a red one - Cheers Andy
19 Jan 2010 10:42AM
My sympathies to Chris - I can just imagine someone going for their driving test in an MGA ! Dad's are a pain sometimes, aren't they ? Great shot, great car - would love a ride in that sometime ! Cheers, Von
19 Jan 2010 10:45AM
Good one Von - You never want to ride in it - "no airbags" - Tomorrow I will show them your "Toy" - Andy
19 Jan 2010 11:14AM
It is good in my eyes....Smile)

Carsten
fraser 12 631 14 Scotland
19 Jan 2010 1:24PM
The MGA is a beautiful car and the image does it proud. Lucky boy.
Fraser
23 Jan 2010 3:46PM
Magnificent photo. Great car. Lucky you.

RJ.
27 Jan 2010 4:46AM
wonderful effect here...

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