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by CatVert68
21 Nov 2018, 14:55
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Buying advise on cars out of state
Replies: 55
Views: 979

Re: Buying advise on cars out of state

I think you’ll find that they do charge for shipping, it’s built into the pricing model. It’s a significant cost for any mail order or online business. Just because it isn’t called out separately doesn’t mean it isn’t there. We are yet again attempting to level the playing field by bringing the top...
by CatVert68
21 Nov 2018, 14:32
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Buying advise on cars out of state
Replies: 55
Views: 979

Re: Buying advise on cars out of state

That’s always been the argument but the reason most local brick and mortars have been at a disadvantage is because they lack pricing power. The sales tax was and largely still is offset by the cost of shipping. If you want to give local business an advantage lower their costs and eliminate the sale...
by CatVert68
21 Nov 2018, 13:47
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Buying advise on cars out of state
Replies: 55
Views: 979

Re: Buying advise on cars out of state

Essentially, the states are trying to fix a problem that should be addressed at the federal level since it's about interstate commerce. Every community in this country relies (in many unseen ways) on its brick and mortar businesses (Main Street, for brevity). Internet sellers, in the absence of any ...
by CatVert68
06 Nov 2018, 13:43
Forum: Classic Cougar Paint and Body
Topic: Dynacorn in January?
Replies: 16
Views: 854

Re: Dynacorn in January?

R Code wrote:
02 Nov 2018, 08:39
I need a customer in the automotive aftermarket so I can go to SEMA every year. Only thing I get to do is the builder's show (fun, but not nearly the same).
Or you could just go with a friend who's in the automotive aftermarket...
by CatVert68
09 Oct 2018, 07:35
Forum: The Garage
Topic: The German Cousin
Replies: 9
Views: 472

Re: The German Cousin

Nice addition to the fleet, Chris! Have fun with it but don't neglect the '67...
by CatVert68
01 Oct 2018, 12:31
Forum: Classic Cougar Community Discussion
Topic: Found R-Code 1968 Cougar Today
Replies: 253
Views: 8816

Re: Found R-Code 1968 Cougar Today

The Marti breakdown is filtering down by option. A more accurate way to read it is that your Cougar is the only 1968 Cougar hardtop R-code, 4-speed that was painted Cardinal Red and with the Black Décor bucket seats that also has the 4.30 Traction-Loc Rear Axle. It's the full listed combination that...
by CatVert68
04 Sep 2018, 06:34
Forum: By Popular Demand! Show Us Your Cougar!
Topic: So this happened this weekend
Replies: 7
Views: 439

Re: So this happened this weekend

Congrats! So what's the plan for this one?
by CatVert68
03 Sep 2018, 09:58
Forum: The Project Forum
Topic: Restoration Question
Replies: 6
Views: 238

Re: Restoration Question

A matching numbers '67 GT can be a valuable car properly restored but it will still be south of $40K all done for 99.9% of the examples. To get north of $30K, you'd probably have to spend that and more. From your pictures, the interior has already been changed from original so it would have to be ch...
by CatVert68
27 Aug 2018, 06:27
Forum: '67 '68 Parts for Sale
Topic: SOLD - 67-68 Hood in Central MA
Replies: 5
Views: 418

Re: 67-68 Hood in Central MA

Czechmate68 wrote:
26 Aug 2018, 23:23
Do you still have this hood available?

Brian
Sorry, it was sold and picked up last night.
by CatVert68
22 Aug 2018, 09:34
Forum: '67 '68 Parts for Sale
Topic: SOLD - 67-68 Hood in Central MA
Replies: 5
Views: 418

Re: 67-68 Hood in Central MA

You can reach me at b3cat68 "at" outlook.com or by phone at 508-nine-8-nine 1 nine 34.

Regards,
Bill