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Offline Bossgold

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Pastel Blue with White
« on: October 09, 2018, 09:55:19 pm »

Offline FIJI_99

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2018, 03:17:50 pm »
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Offline fecarman

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #2 on: October 10, 2018, 07:55:11 pm »
It's not Pastel Blue, it's Grabber Blue.

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #3 on: October 10, 2018, 08:14:51 pm »
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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2018, 07:16:27 pm »
Wasn’t this a Forum members car?
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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #5 on: October 11, 2018, 08:56:31 pm »
Looks like a meticulous restoration. The underside is about as nice as I have seen. The color just doesn't do it for me. Opinions are like noses, everybody has one.

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #6 on: October 12, 2018, 01:36:13 pm »
Wasn’t this a Forum members car?

Yes.

Steve, known as "bigboss70" on the BOSS Forum.

Car was restored by the late Martin Euler.

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #7 on: October 12, 2018, 02:30:24 pm »
It was owned by Earl P. For sale here about 8-10 years ago.
Then another guy here had it and said he was going to keep it and then said he might sell it.
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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #8 on: October 12, 2018, 02:33:50 pm »
The color just doesn't do it for me.

That’s how everyone in the community that owns a B9 feels.
Except the people that own one in that color.  Plus a few dozen random people.
I kinda like it myself but have never been able to convince myself 2 buy one.
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Offline BlueBoss

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #9 on: October 14, 2018, 02:32:58 pm »
I like the color ..... different.

Offline d1boss

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #10 on: October 14, 2018, 11:23:13 pm »
Yeah I think it grows on you. At first I thought it was a granny color, but I’m coming around to thinking it’s a white with an edgy ice blue influence! How’s that for a sales pitch?

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #11 on: October 19, 2018, 07:44:33 pm »
Good pitch
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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #12 on: October 19, 2018, 09:56:36 pm »
I found that car in a barn back in the 80s south of cleveland & when i asked joey flowers (who owns 1259 one car after mine) why the odd color & he said he bought it from a girl whose dad gave it to her for a college gift if she went to school. Story goes her dad was a gearhead & told her he wanted to pick out the car but she could pick out the color combo so go figure that explains the odd color combo. We got the other 1 of 2 pastel/white int. in shop now but dont know the story on why it was ordered that way. There are 2 panther pink 70 hemi cudas made & there is an odd story on them also & they both are in car collection now.

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #13 on: October 20, 2018, 01:07:28 pm »
I would put this color combo in the same class as the 1955-1956 Dodge LaFemme. The only option the Boss 9 did not have was a matching  umbrella. I see it is now relisted on EPAY. Great restoration on the wrong color car. I have to ask myself, why would Ford even offer this color on a high performance car? They already offered white paint. I cannot believe that they built 2. Car #1 is a good story. Grandma wasn't that excited about the color on a LTD or a Grand Marquis. Another question for all time.

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Re: Pastel Blue with White
« Reply #14 on: March 18, 2019, 06:07:13 pm »
    Looking for a good offer. Thanks Steve