Weekend Edition Mystery Car Revealed

LongRoofian October 7, 2016 Mystery Car


So last weekend, this olelongrooffan stepped all over the Esteemed Mr. Emslie’s toes and did a Mystery Car Bonus Edition of a cool ride I had seen at the final 417 Coffee and Cars I had attended earlier that weekend. That post generated quite a few posts and many of them were close.

However it was fellow Hoon Desmo, with Ernest concurring “Oh, I know what it is. It is a very expensive american car. [a Puma discussion had been occurring], (not a brazilian one, displacement is 1600cc, so I was only slightly wrong).”

“It is a Devin Special Porsche 356,” he posted with the above image.

And he was correct, almost.

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Meanwhile, Over on Craigslist, There Is This

LongRoofian October 4, 2016 All Things Hoon


Now this olelongrooffan is certain the Hooniverse Overlords in the past have established some sort of policy pertaining to linking to our wonderful List That Is Craigs, however this olelongrooffan has equally forgotten whatever that policy may be.

But know this, only $4,995.00 is standing between me and this sweet longerroof pop top.

What about you my fellow Hoons?

Weekend Edition: Mystery Car Bonus Edition


So on Saturday, the first day of October, 2016, this olelongrooffan got my lazy butt out of bed early enough to get nearly an hour up the road to the final 417 Coffee and Cars gathering just beside that almost food truck like coffee shop. While there I spotted something I knew existed but had not yet seen previously.

This olelongrooffan just had to gather up an image or several of it to share with my fellow Hoons. What about it Hoons? Ever seen one of these in the flesh? Year, make and power system if you will.

“Blazer? Is That A Chevy?”

LongRoofian September 14, 2016 All Things Hoon


So based on the comments received from my fellow Hoons in my Sunday post requesting assistance in troubleshooting an HVAC issue with my longerroof, this olelongrooffan headed back over to my local Irish Auto Parts supplier to check into the availability of a Blower Motor Relay for the HVAC system. When the request for a “blower motor relay for a 2001 Blazer” was presented, the parts dude in front of that computer monitor across the counter from this olelongrooffan responded with the title of this post.

My first thought was :”This Is Not Going To Go Well.” Well, actually that mid 30s year old parts dude had just started at that cloverleaf store and did a ‘jam up” job of getting this olelongrooffan fixed up with that much desired relay and twenty five dollars and five cents later I was on the road back to me casa to install that new relay.

Or so this olelongrooffan thought.

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Can My Fellow Hoons Assist This olelongrooffan With An HVAC Issue?

LongRoofian September 11, 2016 All Things Hoon


So my fellow Hoons may recollect that this olelongrooffan Hoons around in a 2001 Chevy Blazer Extreme as my daily driver these days. Its got a 4.3 as its power plant with a slushbox 3 speed sending that power to the new 235/65R16 shoes out back. Well a whiles back, the #4 speed on my longeroof’s 178,935 mile old HVAC system ceased to be operable. As that system still had three other operable speeds, this olelongrooffan didn’t really concern myself with it. However,

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Still Cruising Around The Ozarks…

LongRoofian August 11, 2016 All Things Hoon

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Yeah this olelongrooffan is still around and Still Cruising Around The Ozarks. I thought I might share with my fellow Hoons some sights seen a whiles back on one of those trips around the backroads of my home. Click on through to see some more.

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Holiday Weekend Truck Edition: It’s ‘Murica After All

As there is a Big Assed Birthday Party going on in these here United States of America, this olelongrooffan suspects postings will be a bit light this weekend. I don’t know about my fellow Hoons but this olelongrooffan likes to get my Hooniverse fix no matter what the occasion so please enjoy the following this Holiday Weekend. We’ll be back in force next week.


So, once again, this olelongrooffan missed out on attending the 417 Coffee and Cars this weekend. Well, technically that is misstated. I did travel the hour or so up to the Queen City of the Ozarks to attend this monthly held function. However, by the time my longerroof got me there, the rainstorms had commenced and the somewhat impromptu event was breaking up. I did see my first Woolsley in person (almost a Mini only prettier) but failed to capture an image of it as it was exiting the event in the rain. I was trying to figure out what to do next when I remembered the Big Ass GMC Motorhome campout was this week down near my new home town. A quick check at the digital numbers on the dash of my longerroof, I realized that by the time I got back down there in the rain it would have broken up by then. Well my fellow Hoons, this olelongrooffan was sorely disappointed but decided to retrace a route my longerroof had taken me on a whiles back to check a pretty cool old boat seen that day.

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Commercial Street Car Show


So this olelongrooffan has yet to attend a 417 Cars and Coffee this year but I did get an opportunity to attend the Commercial Street Car Show a whiles back. Now while I have not attended the Cars and Coffee yet this year, my niece, who my fellow Hoons may remember purchased an Acura RSXs earlier this year, has attended every one of them. Yeah, this olelongrooffan is getting pretty long in the tooth when a RSXY young whipper snapper attends more car shows than I do.

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Long Shots: Tin Can Tourist Tuesday


There are times when this olelongrooffan is out and about checking out some of the “went here and saw that” kind of stuff our Hooniverse Overlords let me share with my fellow Hoons here in the World that is Hooniverse. And sometimes some of that stuff is cooler than others. Today was one of those “cooler than others” kind of days. Well at least I think so. It’s possible some of my fellow Hoons may agree.

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Truck Thursday: Long Shots: Not Just Any Old Elkie


So the other day, this olelongrooffan was out be-bopping around these here Ozark Mountains and came across something me thinks my fellow Hoons will love laugh out loud at appreciate. Yeah, it’s a Designer Series and I’m confident the condition of this trucklet will be noticed by all.

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