<VV> 'Breviations

Chris Mills scmills@tntech.edu
Fri, 30 Jan 2004 11:38:24 -0600

>Eww.  My ears hurt.  I've never particularly liked abbreviated car names,
>and it is a phenomenon that seems to affect Chevrolets particularly.
>'Vette.  'Vair.  I've even seen, in print, 'Velle.  God help me, I've even
>seen 'Bu.  Yech.  But this was my first encounter with 'Maro.

Shoot I drive a 'Vair powered Bay' Westy and a Cervix...

(Bay = Baywindow - which refers to the shape of the front window of the 
'68-'79 VW Buses/Transporter/Westfalia/Campmobile/Kombi/Stationwagon as 
compared to the flat wind'ers of the 60's bus)

Chris M. <"Busbodger" of "TEAM SLOWPOKE">
Cookeville, Tennessee

ICQ# 5944649

'78 VW Westfalia (67 HP -> that is...67 Hamster Power) - Dharma
'65 Beetle - Type IV powered
'99 CR-V AWD station wagon
1972 Hodaka Wombat 125cc moto-chickle
2.5 Corvair engines for my Trans-vair Conversion
wife, kiddo, dog, and various slightly used cats