by Sean Mattingly.
1972 GTO Parking Lot
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CLICK-> Look'in up the left side of Angie's newly painted purple 1972 LeMans hardtop. She added a "Hotrod" emblem on the trunk lid.
CLICK-> Angie poses on the hood of her 1972 LeMans hardtop.
CLICK-> Another shot of Angie and her 1972 LeMans hardtop. She fills us in on her plans for the car, "I am in the process of doing the interior (last phase of resto) and my Brother and I are doing some creative things and having fun with it. It won't be original Classic more like Purple Haze. I'll send pic's."
CLICK-> Angie decked out her 1972 LeMans for the Annual Route 66/Hooters Halloween Car Show. She calls it, 'The Purple People Eater!' One-eyed, one-horned flying purple people eater!
Well I saw the thing comin' out of the sky It had the one long horn, one big eye I commenced to shakin' and I said "ooh-eee" It looks like a purple eater to me It was a one-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater (One-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater) A one-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater Sure looks strange to me (One eye?) Well he came down to earth and he lit in a tree I said Mr. Purple People Eater, don't eat me I heard him say in a voice so gruff I wouldn't eat you cuz you're so tough It was a one-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater One-eyed, one-horned flyin' purple people eater One-eyed, one-horned, flyin' purple people eater Sure looks strange to me (One horn?) I said Mr. Purple People Eater, what's your line He said it's eatin' purple people and it sure is fine But that's not the reason that I came to land I wanna get a job in a rock and roll band Well bless my soul, rock and roll, flyin' purple people eater Pigeon-toed, undergrowed, flyin' purple people eater (We wear short shorts) Flyin' purple people eater Sure looks strange to me And then he swung from the tree and he lit on the ground He started to rock, really rockin' around It was a crazy ditty with a swingin' tune Sing a boop boop aboopa lopa lum bam boom Well bless my soul, rock and roll, flyin' purple people eater Pigeon-toed, undergrowed, flyin' purple people eater I like short shorts Flyin' little people eater Sure looks strange to me (Purple People?) And then he went on his way, and then what do ya know I saw him last night on a TV show He was blowing it out, a'really knockin' em dead Playin' rock and roll music through the horn in his head (clarinet solo).
CLICK-> Another shot of Angie's creation.
CLICK-> It has a really tall spoiler.
CLICK-> Angie sends in this picture for Christmas 2008. Snow. There is snow on the ground in New Mexico.
CLICK-> Yellow 1972 GTO hardtop owned by Mike C from Oakland, California. Mike has rebuilt the 400ci engine and TH400 transmission. Check out the old Olds behind it.
CLICK-> Yellow 1972 GTO hardtop, rear end view wearing a California plate. This is an original California car. Looks like it has some rust under the vinyl top.
CLICK-> Mike has removed the vinyl top.
CLICK-> So, that is what's LURKING under the vinyl top?
CLICK-> Mike C also owned this 1972 LeMans convertible with the factory GTO nose. It had a 400ci engine with the T400 automatic transmission. The top was ripped and it needed body work. Mike bought it for $2,200 and sold it for $3,500.
CLICK-> Right front view of Mike's old 1972 LeMans convertible. Let's get a closer look at that hood in the next photo.
CLICK-> Here we go. You can see the area that likes to rust out on this year. There is another photo of another car that was recently posted. This whole rusty area was completely gone on this car.
CLICK-> Primered 1972 LeMans convertible, right rear view. In this shot you can see Mike's 1972 GTO hardtop down the street in front of the Olds.
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