Strange badge engineering

Brady Moffatt bradym at
Sat Dec 21 10:15:47 EST 2002

Along very similar lines, I've seen a Pontiac Grandam, umm, modified to read
Grandmaman. Two emblems had been used, cut, and arranged. It looked
original! Grand maman is grandmother in French.

Brady Moffatt
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
86 4kq with 300,000km
86 4kq parts car
72 Datsun 240Z with 180,000 miles
92 VW Golf with 194,000km FOR SALE
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Nas" <tnas at>>
> Friend of mine used to run an old Escort Van with the lettering rearranged
> to read 'C O R S E T'.
> And two weeks ago I was in the daily traffic jam behind a crappy old Opel
> Corsa TR (the sedan kind) with the badges cut and shut to read 'OPA'
> (grandpa)- very appropriate for the vehicle.
> Tom

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