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Posted By: Bruce Gibbins
Posted On: Monday March 11, 2019 at 9:50 PM
How's this for an odd ball Jack This car may make more sence to you than me
As you know Plymouth based DeSotos sold here ex-Canada ran with a flat head six. But mine was fitted with a Hemi V8 from the factory. Still RHD though; still ex Canada.
The interior was up-spec and nicer than the others running a six.
I wont say what happended to that car, but even to this day it makes me feel ill just thinking about it.

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Pics: The year is 1955, free car, pick the make & model, you would choose. by Bruce Parsons #41168
Nice job matching the colors! Ford, please. (EOM) by Michael Rodriguez #41168.1
Ford (EOM) by Terence Slekar #41168.2
Very much like all three but going for the Plymouth today (EOM) by John Roberts #41168.3
Ford with the fender skirts. Plymouth a close second. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #41168.4
Plymouth (EOM) by George Burgess #41168.5
Chevy for sure. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #41168.6
Chevrolet, Ford, Plymouth by narrow margins. (EOM) by John Bono #41168.7
Agree (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #41168.7.1
Also agree. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #41168.7.1.1
1955! What a year for the low-priced three. Wrap-around windshields, by David Holcombe #41168.8
Yes, 1955 was a landmark year for American car styling and change. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #41168.8.1
The Plymouth, Chevy & Ford, in that order. Chevy has too many accessories for my taste. (EOM) by Terry Daly #41168.9
Got to go Plymouth, I had a 1955 Canadian Dodge Mayfair by John Munro #41168.10
That would of course be our beloved Plodge! Great car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #41168.10.1
How's this for an odd ball Jack This car may make more sence to you than me by Bruce Gibbins #41168.10.1.1
The exported DeSoto/Dodge/Plymouth hybrid is very interesting. by Jack Dodds #41168.
55 Chevy is my fave car of all time; Ford a close 2nd; plymouth a strong #3. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #41168.11
Based on the pics, the all-new Chevy w/ the new Forward Look Plymouth a close second. (EOM) by Al Dorado #41168.12
Can't pick just one, I love them all. I have owned five 55 by Dick Johnson #41168.13
Chevrolet. (EOM) by Brian Cox #41168.14
Ford, Plymouth, you can keep the Chevy. (EOM) by Duncan Pohl #41168.15
I'm a bit Chev'd out for the 55. I like the Ford, but todays choice is the Plymouth. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #41168.16
I feel greedy. I want to take all three. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #41168.17

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