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Old 11-18-2007, 06:47 PM
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Central FL Benz Fest 2007 Photos!

Here are the pics that I took.. Everyone else who attended please post your pics here or link us to where you have them hosted. thanks

(well some pics for now)

Look a 508D Fire Truck... thing




A 280SL!!!


Smart car!



A COWWW!!!!!




more pics to come soon.. especially the ones from eagle-c094's wife


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Is the cow gas or diesel?
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Is the cow gas or diesel?
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Old 11-18-2007, 08:48 PM
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You mean moo-thane....
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Looks like it was a great gtg. Great variety of cars, looking fwd to seeing more pics!
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Old 11-18-2007, 09:45 PM
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when the 280SL came everyone was drooling over it.. but.. then all of a sudden.. the fire truck comes and steals the show!!!

I would love one...

"hey don what kind of car do you drive"


"Fire Truck"



uploading like all 83 of my pics to photobucket... will post some and the album link in a minute

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Wow...looks like you guys had an incredible turnout!

How many cars / people showed up?
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Old 11-18-2007, 10:40 PM
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like 30 cars and... a lot of people
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Nice pix, guys...my pictures are all repeats of the above

Thanks for all the fun, see you next time
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Old 11-18-2007, 10:59 PM
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JackG's 300CD



a nice pair of 560SL's


my friends 350SDL (doesn't burn a drop of oil!)





SGT John putting on his new blinker.. courtesy of Surf



Lexxani's 450SLC
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Old 11-18-2007, 10:59 PM
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Justin's CD





Ian's debadged C230



loyds 300TDT



Pete working on Celeste's 240D in the barn

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Old 11-18-2007, 11:01 PM
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280SL.. the show stopper


Dave's Smart




back of the SL

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Old 11-18-2007, 11:05 PM
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the aerial shots

Lunch!

The menu was as follows

Mahi Mahi
Grouper (both fried)
Pulled pork(marinated over night in mojo)
smoked pork
yellow rice
black beans
chili
brocoli and cheese
something steve's wife brought(which steve put the peas in the shape of the tristar)

pasta salads
pies
breads
tiramasu(which dex ate )

lunch was great


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Old 11-18-2007, 11:05 PM
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Handing out of the parts (Thanks Henry!!!!!!!)



Chris(280SL) and Gail with the owners manual to a 2007 S600


Larry Delore's Jetta.. his cars were broke.. at least it was a diesel



CD vs. SL volleyball

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