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12-02-2004, 02:50 AM
The Lotus Cortina was England's answer to the Shelby Mustang

Some of you youngsters may have to brush up on your olde timey vocabulary for this one. Like "carburetor." And "distributor." Better add "live axle."

Throw all these weird words into a perky little white sedan with green side flashes, stir in more modern-sounding ingredients like twin cams, trick suspension and aluminum body parts, and what you cook up is this tasty little steak-and-kidney pie from the land and times of the Beatles.

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