View unanswered posts | View active topics It is currently Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:20 am



Reply to topic  [ 5 posts ] 
Why pick on Belletts? 
Author Message

Joined: Mon Nov 15, 2010 3:11 am
Posts: 186
Location: Adelaide
Car(s): 1967 GT Bellett
Reply with quote
Hi

A "friend" sent me this ad


Attachments:
File comment: Why didn't they pick a Datsun?
Herisy.png
Herisy.png [ 527.29 KiB | Viewed 769 times ]
Tue Apr 11, 2017 1:27 pm
Profile
User avatar

Joined: Sun Oct 05, 2008 10:21 pm
Posts: 491
Location: Darwin NT
Car(s): Isuzu Bellett, VG Commodore Ute, Custom Chopper
Reply with quote
NOOOOOOOOOOO


That one is completely rebuildable.................. or at the very least a donor.


Tue Apr 11, 2017 9:16 pm
Profile WWW
User avatar

Joined: Tue Oct 28, 2008 12:17 pm
Posts: 2323
Location: Rye Park, N.S.W.
Car(s): Doris, Aunty Mary, Shrek, Jimmy; GT, Wasp, Florian & Sed unrestos; 65 Elf; worn 02 Forester; 07 Santa Fe CRD, Sigma.
Reply with quote
Yeah, thats a bit sad. Typical though, local product dealers loved to dump on Japanese cars back in the day. I suppose they could see how well built and equiped they were compared to stuff they were flogging.
And now you can buy an MU-X and Falcons are extinct. :P
And Toyota is the top selling brand month after month. ;)
Which makes new Bellett buyers early adapters of the superior product. :D
:) Matt.

_________________
Life is far too short not to fill it with what you love. - Jackie French.[/size]


Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:30 pm
Profile

Joined: Tue Sep 16, 2008 11:54 am
Posts: 2408
Reply with quote
This is an old newspaper ad from 1978 that I came across in some stuff almost 2 years ago and posted it elsewhere.....
Obviously since then its been shared far and wide with everyone thinking they've discovered something new.

_________________
And silence shall fall upon....
Unknown


Tue Apr 11, 2017 11:18 pm
Profile
User avatar

Joined: Sat Oct 10, 2009 7:52 am
Posts: 597
Car(s): 67 Bellett Auto Sedan, 65 Wasp, 73 Chev Luv, 1/2 A Chev Luv, VX Commodore
Reply with quote
BIG difference between a $500 Bomb in 1978 and now.
People would be clammering to get it now for $500 :lol:

Josh


Wed Apr 12, 2017 12:41 am
Profile
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Reply to topic   [ 5 posts ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group
Designed by ST Software for PTF.