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You have two Alfa's, wow only thing better would be three!
3 or more means you have the dread addiction. Then you have to join Alfa Anonymous. Beg your wife for forgiveness and explain how many you have hidden around town. That she doesn't know about.

Please. I beg you don't go that road. Take from me I've been there. Well honestly I'm still there.

I got to go I found another one to go look it.

Oh then there is all the other Alfa stuff to start collecting. Alfa Special tools, parts books, signage, models. Holy crap. I need to stop.
 

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Fall Color Drive with AROC Capital Chapter

We had a good showing of Alfas at the Hunt Valley Horsepower gathering, followed by a great two hour drive through rural Maryland north of Baltimore. Weather cooperated with no rain for the drive. The route was very well planned, and kept everyone together on twisting rural roads.
 

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Ran the last SCCA autocross of the season yesterday with the '76 Spider. The weather warmed later in the day so drove the '91 Spider to an early dinner.
 

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The end of the season. I took my baby out for one last run, top down even with the fog and coolness in the morning air.
It is now clean and undercover with stabilizer in the gas tank and clean oil in the crankcase.
It will not be abandoned for the next 6 or 7 months as there are a few maintenance projects to be done over winter that don't require driving on the road.
ahhh, so sad.
 

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The end of the season. I took my baby out for one last run, top down even with the fog and coolness in the morning air.
It is now clean and undercover with stabilizer in the gas tank and clean oil in the crankcase.
It will not be abandoned for the next 6 or 7 months as there are a few maintenance projects to be done over winter that don't require driving on the road.
ahhh, so sad.
7 months. That's a long closed season; guess you've got to avoid those salty roads! Got 68 Spider 1750's steering wheel back from restorers today. Great job, so glad I didn't buy new. 20191101_174045_1572658216192.jpg
 

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31/10/19. Picked up my new-to-me '75 Spider S2 2000 Veloce. Great 30 mile drive home, can't believe how well it drives. Then wrote a list of things I want to do to it. Genuine 47000 miles, and previous owner bar one had it 26 years.
Also bought a set of period early 70's 6 x 14" MAG (Mill Accessory Group) alloys for it. Need a mild refurb, and the facets around the holes highlighting as they should be. Some previous owner preferred them all black, but I think they'll look great against the Giallo Pagoda of the Spider when finished. Already started on them. Tyres too wide for my liking at 195 x 60, but will see what they're like when I've finished the refurb.
Will keep me nicely busy for 6 months as I've just retired.
 

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31/10/19. Picked up my new-to-me '75 Spider S2 2000 Veloce. Great 30 mile drive home, can't believe how well it drives. Then wrote a list of things I want to do to it. Genuine 47000 miles, and previous owner bar one had it 26 years.
Also bought a set of period early 70's 6 x 14" MAG (Mill Accessory Group) alloys for it. Need a mild refurb, and the facets around the holes highlighting as they should be. Some previous owner preferred them all black, but I think they'll look great against the Giallo Pagoda of the Spider when finished. Already started on them. Tyres too wide for my liking at 195 x 60, but will see what they're like when I've finished the refurb.
Will keep me nicely busy for 6 months as I've just retired.
Rims look great!
 

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Yup, we have a short driving season due to the salt. I usually don't get the spider on the road until after the first big rain storm in the spring to ensure the salt is washed away.
BTW, you wheel looks gorgeous.
 

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3 or more means you have the dread addiction. Then you have to join Alfa Anonymous. Beg your wife for forgiveness and explain how many you have hidden around town. That she doesn't know about.

Please. I beg you don't go that road. Take from me I've been there. Well honestly I'm still there.

I got to go I found another one to go look it.

Oh then there is all the other Alfa stuff to start collecting. Alfa Special tools, parts books, signage, models. Holy crap. I need to stop.
Jim,
I never see you at the AA meetings!! 🤔
 

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Yup, we have a short driving season due to the salt. I usually don't get the spider on the road until after the first big rain storm in the spring to ensure the salt is washed away.
BTW, you wheel looks gorgeous.
Thanks; was worried they'd take the age away, it still shows it's wounds but it's like they've healed; talented guy......roads are wet here in the UK but no salt yet as we're still above freezing.....I have an 85 spider too; the 68 is gonna replace it once restored....there's a slight break in the weather so thinking of getting out tomorrow for one last blast.
 

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31/10/19. Picked up my new-to-me '75 Spider S2 2000 Veloce. Great 30 mile drive home, can't believe how well it drives. Then wrote a list of things I want to do to it. Genuine 47000 miles, and previous owner bar one had it 26 years.
Also bought a set of period early 70's 6 x 14" MAG (Mill Accessory Group) alloys for it. Need a mild refurb, and the facets around the holes highlighting as they should be. Some previous owner preferred them all black, but I think they'll look great against the Giallo Pagoda of the Spider when finished. Already started on them. Tyres too wide for my liking at 195 x 60, but will see what they're like when I've finished the refurb.
Will keep me nicely busy for 6 months as I've just retired.
Nice choice of rims. Black and yellow is a great contrast but, you're right, the facets do need correcting. If you're looking to sell your standard rims, I'd be interested?
 

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Is it odd to own a couple other Alfa's that your wife doesn't know of?

She knows and is willing to roll with it. I was always happy that my husband's lady friend was on wheels. <img src="http://www.alfabb.com/bb/forums/images/smilies/wink.gif" border="0" alt="" title="Wink" class="inlineimg" />
Just so long as she isn't a roller skater I guess? 😉
 
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