Car Designer George Barris Dead

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Car Designer George Barris Dead

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One of the greatest car designers has died, George Barris at 89. He designed some of the most best remembered TV cars ever made AND a lot were made into Carma 2 cars!

Image Munster Koach :twisted:
Image Dragula :grin:
Image Batmobile :cool:
Image Monkeemobile :lol:
Image Starsky & Hutch :tongue:
Image and the General Lee!! :rockon:

RIP G.B. :swheel:

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Aww.. I just wish he kept designing cars for movies a little longer
I love those munster cars he thought up, Were they one of the first modified cars portrayed on tv?

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Spectre2011 wrote: Were they one of the first modified cars portrayed on tv?
Yeah, I think they were. I can't think of any others before them.

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RIP Chevelle :sad:

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Chevelle didn't die!! :lol:

Just the car designer he loved so much!!!

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:lol: :lol: :lol:

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I thought he was also the man behind the Red Baron but that was Tom Daniel.

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I thought the same of the 'Boothill Express', but that was a guy named Ray Fahner.
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