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Old 03-15-2018, 02:03 PM
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----Would love to know where that yard is as I believe I saw that car at V.V.Cooke in approximately 1977/78 in storage. Same color, and had a bunch of rare stuff on it, including a magnesium third member. It was raced hard and supposedly did very well. Back then I didn't know enough to go after it!.......Bill S
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Old 03-15-2018, 02:22 PM
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I have not seen the picture but have been talking with a couple of gentlemen who contacted me with V.V. Cooke memorabilia and one talked about this and a few of the other V.V. Cooke race Vettes. One selling for over $1M I was told.

Also got an offer to bring our car back to the original V.V. Cooke building and do a photo shoot inside (if it is still empty then). That would be pretty cool. Need to trailer it to Canonsburg and do the same thing there.

The amount of help and offers to help we have received from people is amazing. People are coming out of the woodwork with stories and rare items.
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I have not seen the picture but have been talking with a couple of gentlemen who contacted me with V.V. Cooke memorabilia and one talked about this and a few of the other V.V. Cooke race Vettes. One selling for over $1M I was told.

Also got an offer to bring our car back to the original V.V. Cooke building and do a photo shoot inside (if it is still empty then). That would be pretty cool. Need to trailer it to Canonsburg and do the same thing there.

The amount of help and offers to help we have received from people is amazing. People are coming out of the woodwork with stories and rare items.

That's called karma, Rick. Like I said on the phone, you and Annie deserve all of it!!
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Hey Rick & Annie, little late to the party hear but Congrats with this Find, you both deserve having such a special car.
It will turn out amazing with the talents you both have.
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----The obvious question,,, parchment interior?........Bill S
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Coolest story yet, every collector's dream ! Congrats and we all look forward to the build !
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Great write up in MCR!!! Congrats again.
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Just got my MCR in the mail, congrats to Rick & Annie on the write up!
Will put on my reading glasses and dive in to the magazine( for old guys )that has very small print! Did I just say that?
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Landed here, too - great read!!
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