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ZZ TOP - ELIMINATOR

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ZZ TOP - ELIMINATOR
The Coupe owned by ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons was a regular on MTV in the early 1980s and has since become a legend in both the music and the hot rod worlds. It was built by Dan Thelan’s Buffalo Motor Cars from a 1933 Ford.It was chopped,scooped & lowered and fitted with a simple but reliable Chevy 350 V-8 engine.

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FALL GUY

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FALL GUY
From 1981 to 1986, Lee Majors, of Six Million Dollar Man fame, starred in an action-adventure series on ABC called Fall Guy. He played Hollywood stuntman Colt Seavers who moonlighted as a bounty hunter, using his fighting prowess along with his knowledge of stunt effects to catch the bad guys.

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MONSTER SQUAD 1976

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MONSTER SQUAD 1976
Monster Squad is a television series that aired Saturday mornings on NBC from September 11, 1976 to September 3, 1977.

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SUPERNATURAL

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SUPERNATURAL
Winchester’s Baby has a 502 big block V-8. The creator of the series, Eric Kripke, says he was inspired by shows like the Dukes of Hazzard and Knight Rider, which all had cars as characters

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MONKEES

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MONKEES
The Monkees were an American band consisting of Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork and Davy Jones. They were active from 1966 to 1971 initially. They were formed to be the “fictional” band for the TV series “The Monkees” but they quickly went from being actor/musicians playing parts to a real life band who continued to record and tour today.

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