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Tuesday, June 4, 2013

The 2013 Bash at the Beach will be held August 3 at Lake St. Clair Metropark (formerly Metro Beach Metropark). Once again, the Bash will share a weekend with the Clinton Township Gratiot Cruise, which is scheduled for Sunday, August 4, 2013.

Sunday, June 2, 2013

It was brought to my attention today that the forum account registration system was malfunctioning. I have set the system to rights by implementing a new spambot prevention approach, question and answer. If you have any concerns or cannot register a forum account please email me at

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

The 2012 Bash at the Beach will be held August 4 at Metro Beach Metropark, sorry for the late notice.

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Added Dan Heaton's page and Bob Fries' page on Page 21 of guest cars.

Updated Jim Edmondson's page on Page 8 of guest cars. Guests wishing to have their images added to the site should email me at

Sunday, October 16, 2011

I have replaced the previous classified service, which was broken after the hosting server was hacked, with "open posting" on the forum. I have included a set of rules for posting for sale ads on the forum:

  • Include photos or a link to photos
  • Include a price or prices
  • Include a location
  • Include contact information (phone number and/or email address)
Please remember to include your contact information if you are posting a wanted ad, too! Visit the Classified Page for a more complete explanation.

Sunday, September 18, 2011

Added Mike Nagel's page, Bob McQueen's page and Duane Black's page on Page 21 of guest cars.

Guests wishing to have their images added to the site should email me at

Monday, July 25, 2011

Updated Raymond McCloud's page on Page 19 of guest cars.
Added Fredrik Olsson's page on Page 21 of guest cars.

Guests wishing to have their images added to the site should email me at

Monday, July 4, 2011

I will be ordering the shirts and clings for 2011 on July 18, so get your orders in! There has been a shirt design revision so see the image below.



I have approximated a few Ford colors in tee-shirt form:

  • Calypso Coral
  • '70 Yellow
  • '70 Grabber Green
  • '71 Grabber Green
  • Grabber Blue
  • Highland Green
  • Pebble Beige

You can also order any of the "Ultra Cotton Adult 2000" colors below: IMG_4631.JPG

Prices for shirts are:
S-XL - $20
XXL - $21.50
3XL - $23
S-XL Hoody - $35
XXL and 3XL Hoody - $38


Clings are also available in a number of approximated car colors with white or clear backgrounds.
  • Highland Green
  • Pebble Beige
  • Wimbledon White
  • Black Jade
  • Candy Apple Red
  • Presidential Blue
  • Calypso Coral
  • Indian Fire
  • Grabber Blue (Same as last year's clings)
  • '70 Yellow
  • '70 Grabber Green
  • Medium Blue
  • Light Pewter
  • '71 Grabber Green

Clings are $5 each.

Shipping to the lower 48 is included in all prices. To be fair, international shipping will be discounted by a small amount. Please make payment by PayPal to I will also accept other forms of payment, please contact me for details.

The deadline for shirt and cling orders is July 18 at noon.

Please Visit the Forum. The Forum is for the exchange of Torino / Cyclone information.  



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We make the laser stripes for the Torinos like the originals were made. Red, Blue, Green, Brown.  I know they are hard to find and also hard to find us. We are Ford licensed manufacturer, and just started retailing our products directly
Dr Z's Rod Shop
good prices on parts
offering full blown restoration from driver to show cars
engines, suspension, body and paint, parts ( below summit )

PS. I have had work done by him.... Mike the Cobra

The Rimblow Buddy 
c/o R. David Prine 
7632 W. Mauna Loa Ln. 
Peoria, AZ. 85381 
623) 340-2379

Special !!!!! Restore your restorable wheel, install new switch and return shipping, $375. Pad dyed and detailed is $25 for 70-73 wheels and $50 for 69 wheels 'extra'.

Please ask around and you will find that we might not be the least expensive (we're not the most either) but everybody says we are the best! Let our 18 years of experience work for you!

Mention where you saw this ad...

I'm working on the rimblow steering wheel restoration web-site and need pictures of 69-73 Torino's, Mustangs, Cougars, and Cyclones for the site. Tell the guys if we have restored a wheel for you PLEASE send a picture or even if we haven't. Please send a note giving me permission to use your photo. So if you like to see your car on the internet, send us a picture. Thanks 
The Rimblow Buddy 
Dave Prine

Note from Mike.. See a testimonial about Dave's work on the Torino News page.


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*My new intent is to have a picture posted of every Torino in the world still on the road!!

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