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It’s all about the Van on Ridelust.

Posted in Cool Stuff, Honda, Horsepower, Hot Rods, muscle cars, Trucks, Vans, Videos by MrAngry | October 26th, 2010 | 2 Responses |

In the world of cars it should be no surprise that each automotive sub-culture has its own lifestyle attributes. Rat Rods for example are generally tied with that 50’s greaser style, low-riders thrill people with their over the top paint schemes and interiors, and the muscle car crowd goes big and heavy with ground and pound horsepower. There is of course on other genre of classic vehicle that also attracts a certain element, and I’d be lying if I didn’t say they were viewed as less than favorable. Enter the custom van, machines that to this day, frighten the parents of young girls the world over. Futurist paint schemes, shag carpet and Cragar’s were prerequisites on any and all vans, as was the “If this Vans a Rockin’, Don’t come a Knockin'” bumper sticker that graced countless rear ends.

Angry Van

Angry Van

Nowadays we must live with family machines like the Honda Odyssey and Toyota Sienna, which although nice, lack any sort of coolness. I hate to say this, but in some odd way I am attracted to these bad boy boxes and just may, one day, have to build one. Luckily though I haven’t given it any thought whatsoever…

Source: RalfBecker.com

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  1. dan says:

    Do it! Then again, getting one of those to handle would take quite a bit more work than it did getting the Daytona to handle.

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