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Old 02-13-2020, 05:21 PM
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Default When answering that simple ad turns into....

... one of these.

Complete with her original Hands Wheels and dual motor mounts.

Good lordy. HEHE!

They're out there folks... ya just gotta dig.
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NICE!
I even like the fancy colour
can't remember seeing that front bumper before.. what is it? a Mark?

I still have my fingers crossed an Evans shows up,
I have a good idea who's eyes will get all shiny and such

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I think it's a Bug Wasp. Roughly, 1960. She's 60 Years old. The front bumper thing was added by someone long ago, but this one has been LOVED its entire life. This one is truly what we call a "barn find". Only the steering wheel is missing from its original configuration. Even the brakes still work.

Utah was big in the early days of karting so the possibility of an Evans SPL actually being in these parts, is quite good. This Bug (which I'm totally keeping and restoring), and an Evans SPL would most certainly fit in my collection.

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NICE!
I even like the fancy colour
can't remember seeing that front bumper before.. what is it? a Mark?

I still have my fingers crossed an Evans shows up,
I have a good idea who's eyes will get all shiny and such

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That kart is awesome!!
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I wonder how many engine swaps its had over the course of 6 decades? 2? 3? So glad people took care of it and not let it goes to rust.
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I know right?

We'll be restoring this one for sure.

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I wonder how many engine swaps its had over the course of 6 decades? 2? 3? So glad people took care of it and not let it goes to rust.
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2 STROKE! 2 STROKE! 2 STROKE!

Did I mention it needs some 2 STROKES??!!


EPIC FIND!

How much didya pay?
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I paid 200 bucks. And now my friend has the GX160 (from it) making the total price I paid... 50 bucks.

I'll probably slap 2 power bee 580's on it.
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DAAAAAANG!!
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