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#2414695 - 12/07/17 11:24 AM Hauling a TA
Charger727 Offline
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Friend spotted this -


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#2414696 - 12/07/17 11:30 AM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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Wow there's something you don't see every day!

Those mirrors on the yellow tow car don't look like the usual front-fender-mounted variety. They look too far back. You don't think the guy has those towing mirrors screwed to the doors, do you? work

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#2414709 - 12/07/17 11:53 AM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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Those mirrors look like they are screwed down to me, but can't say for sure.

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#2414716 - 12/07/17 12:00 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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Way cool
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#2414718 - 12/07/17 12:08 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: 67R/T4speeder]
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Sometimes you just gotta do what ya gotta do, ya hey der... punkrocka
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#2414731 - 12/07/17 12:23 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: wingman]
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Originally Posted By wingman
Wow there's something you don't see every day!




No kidding!... a 1971 Challenger T/A towing a 1970 Challenger T/A

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#2414735 - 12/07/17 12:27 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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There was a picture on FB about a month ago of the yellow tow Challenger, mirrors are screwed on, said they have been that way for years.
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#2414737 - 12/07/17 12:28 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: DAYCLONA]
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I'm thinking the tow vehicle might be a clone - based on antennae placement

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#2414742 - 12/07/17 12:36 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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Originally Posted By Charger727
I'm thinking the tow vehicle might be a clone - based on antennae placement


I'm thinking it might be a clone based on 71 taillights... grin

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#2414753 - 12/07/17 01:01 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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Rear spoiler from the pink car may be on the yellow one.

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#2414759 - 12/07/17 01:17 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Abodysforever]
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I am thinking his old lady told him to drag ass as the pink one is loaded with stuff that doesn't look like all car parts.

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#2414760 - 12/07/17 01:18 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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That's still an awesome sight to see going down the highway!
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#2414831 - 12/07/17 03:28 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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The yellow car has been mentioned several times over the years, the guy lives in Canada & has used it for towing for ages.

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#2414867 - 12/07/17 04:37 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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Awesome picture

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#2414887 - 12/07/17 05:07 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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My first challenger i bought in 1979 had a trailer hitch on it.The guy hauled a boat with it.
It was a 73 rally 340 three speed stick. I still have the very rare hitch that was bolted to the frame.

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#2414888 - 12/07/17 05:07 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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That sight could cause a car accident!
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#2414890 - 12/07/17 05:09 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: Charger727]
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Originally Posted By Charger727
I'm thinking the tow vehicle might be a clone - based on antennae placement



We know it's a clone smile ...but never assume about the antennae placement


back in the day magazine/road test AAR


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#2414979 - 12/07/17 08:17 PM Re: Hauling a TA [Re: DAYCLONA]
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Very cool to see something like that in today's age.
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