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Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

It wasn't my birthday today.. It was William Crapo Durant's, however by coincidence I did receive an additional car today, a Durant 6-17 coupe. Yes it has a new home


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Where Are You From? Tucson

Do You own a car built by Durant? yes

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

Congrats on your purchase of the Larsen Durant! It's a beauty!

Where Are You From? Orygun

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1930 6-14

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

That will be a great drive.

Where Are You From? ON

Do You own a car built by Durant? yes

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

Congrats Bob, That's one big score.
Hope you bring it to a future meet.

Where Are You From? Fremont, CA

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1931 Model 619 and 1929 model 60 Roasdter

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

Congratulations Bob, she is a beautiful thing!

Where Are You From? Brighton MI

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

Beautiful car Bob, congrats!....Tucson to Yuma would make a nice first trip.

Where Are You From? Yuma, AZ / Leavenworth, WA

Do You own a car built by Durant? Several

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

By the way WCD would have been 160 years old yesterday.

Where Are You From? Tucson

Do You own a car built by Durant? yes

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

Bob .. don't want you doing my banking ha ha .. 159

William Crapo Durant, also known as Billy Durant, was a leading pioneer of the United States automobile industry, who created a system in which a company held multiple marques – each seemingly independent, with different automobile lines – bound under a unified corporate holding company.

Born: December 9, 1861, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 18, 1947, New York, New York, United States

Where Are You From? Ottawa Ontario Canada

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1932 614 sedan made by Dominion Motors

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

Congratulations Bob on getting that Coupe of Larsens. Now you can go anywhere and at regular speeds. I'll pull the Frontenac over when I see you coming.
Merry Christmas to you and yours.
Gord

Where Are You From? Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1932 Frontenac built by Dominion Motors Ltd, Leaside, Ontario

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage


Norm You have me on the year, but I've always marked his birthday as December 8th.

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William Crapo Durant (December 8, 1861 – March 18, 1947), also known as Billy Durant, was a leading pioneer of the United States automobile industry, who created a system in which a company held multiple marques – each seemingly independent, with different automobile lines – bound under a unified corporate holding ...
Occupation: Business

Where Are You From? Tucson

Do You own a car built by Durant? yes

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

I keep forgetting he was a step brother of yours but almost one year difference in age. You're 160, grin.

Where Are You From? Ottawa Ontario Canada

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1932 614 sedan made by Dominion Motors

Re: Durant's Birthday and a new Durant in the garage

Congratulations Bob on your new baby.

Where Are You From? Grand Rapids, MI

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1923 Star Touring, 1928 Durant M2, 1928 Durant 65

 

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