The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by DieselD » 08 Aug 2017, 09:01

Sweet, Love your car and story of how you acquired it!
1968 Standard, 302 2v, 3 speed.

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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by BossElim69 » 08 Aug 2017, 13:17

Thanks everyone. I'm so happy Cougars owners on here got to meet face to face at the 50th anniversary in Dearborn. Here is a video of the Boss arriving at the Northville cruise.
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Brian Carpenter, President CATS classic Cougar club
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67 Cougar GT
68 XR7-G trailer queen restoration.
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69 Boss 302 Eliminator
69 XR7 390 survivor
69 XR7 428CJ 4spd
70 Boss 302 Mustang
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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by 1967 S Code » 08 Aug 2017, 13:41

Congratulations Brian. Your Cougar is a beautiful car with a great story to match.
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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by d-vitell » 08 Aug 2017, 23:26

Congratulations Brian on ROTM honors! It was great meeting you in Dearborn and thanks again for giving me a ride back to the hotel in your Eliminator on the Thursday night of the 50th Anniversary show after our dinner night at the Italian restaurant!
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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by berns68 » 09 Aug 2017, 09:04

Congrats Brian On ROTM honors! It was nice to meet you in Dearborn and my wife and I had a front row seat when you parked this cat near Cougar one.
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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by ccarney69 » 09 Aug 2017, 10:26

Yes very nice car and a very cool story. I was surprised to see what great shape it was in to been sitting for sale for quite some time before you inquired about it.
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Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by BossElim69 » 10 Aug 2017, 07:10

When he answered my e-mail from the yahoo ad. These are the first three pictures he sent. I bought it over the phone from these pictures after Frank Bowers confirmed it was an legit 69 Boss 302 Eliminator.
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Brian Carpenter, President CATS classic Cougar club
67 Cougar road course racer
67 Cougar project car
67 Cougar GT
68 XR7-G trailer queen restoration.
68 Restomod
69 Boss 302 Eliminator
69 XR7 390 survivor
69 XR7 428CJ 4spd
70 Boss 302 Mustang
1993 Harley Davidson
2004 F250 diesel
2004 Jeep Overland 4.7L H.O.
78 Ford F 150 Ranger
08 Cobalt SS

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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by Dennis Pierachini » 12 Aug 2017, 10:42

Congratulations, Brian! A very nice looking car with a great color combination.
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Re: The August 2017 Ride of the Month is Brian Carpenters '69 Boss 302 Eliminator

Post by 428cougarguy » 12 Aug 2017, 19:55

Pretty close to the best 1969 Eliminator every made in my opinion!

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