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Old Posted Apr 28, 2011, 12:02 PM
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Where's the sparking pole?

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Originally Posted by ethereal_reality View Post
The tri-wheeled Davis Motorcar in Los Angeles, 1947.


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Does anyone have more info on this intriguing streamline modern car?

ethereal: The Davis was L.A. born and bred--built right here in Van Nuys:



No, seriously--the car was literally the precursor of Dodgem bumper cars:

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There's even a little stint in Castaic to add a bit of noir. Full story here: http://www.suarezweb.com/davis/davishst.htm

More pics: http://www.suarezweb.com/davis/davismen.htm and http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/s...d.php?t=308750
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