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View Poll Results: Porsche 356 speedster
Sub-zero 7 29.17%
Cool 9 37.50%
Uncool 6 25.00%
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Porsche 356 speedster

One of the most gorgeous cars ever made.

The speedster model, to me, is much cooler than its hard topped version.

But do you think its cool?

plus it was good enough for James Dean
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Sub-zero in all forms not just the speedster. Jacqueline Bisset drove a nice yellow cabrio in Bullitt.
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Sub-zero in all forms not just the speedster. Jacqueline Bisset drove a nice yellow cabrio in Bullitt.
There were other cars than a Charger and Mustang????

Quite cool, but by no means the prettiest car. E-Type Jag shames it for one, in the looks department.
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Deffo cool.
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There were other cars than a Charger and Mustang????

Quite cool, but by no means the prettiest car. E-Type Jag shames it for one, in the looks department.
The 356 doesn't appear until after the chase. Given that Bullitt is only ever on itv2 at 11.45pm, I guess everyone heads for bed moments after the gas station explodes and misses what comes after.
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It was cool back in the day when Mr Dean was driving it......but not cool today.

Many people drive around in them hoping to look cool. That makes them uncool.
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For a small fee the "Meh" option may be available.

Shall we say £5 :EVIL:



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Closer to a beetle than any subsequent Porsche and yet probably the coolest.

Not quick at all either.

You don't need a "meh" option for these unless you'have a serious good taste deficiency!

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Cool as an original, but not as one of the many VW based copies around.
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Great car, i know a fella who had a 356 engine in a type1 Beetle and that car would snap your head off in the wet.
The Speedster is the most attractive and valuable but the hard top is a very under rated car and cheap in comparison.

Speedster = Sub Zero
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The 356 doesn't appear until after the chase. Given that Bullitt is only ever on itv2 at 11.45pm, I guess everyone heads for bed moments after the gas station explodes and misses what comes after.
I have the DVD. When I watch it, I watch it all and still don't recall the Beetle
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I have the DVD. When I watch it, I watch it all and still don't recall the Beetle
Ring any bells?
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Ring any bells?
Ahhhh Gawwd yes of course it does

Right after the chase. She picks him up in the car!! His is being repaired we assume.
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Its only cool because James Dean died in it. if he died in a Skoda then that wood be cool
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Its only cool because James Dean died in it. if he died in a Skoda then that wood be cool
According to lots of interwebz he died in a 550 spyder, not a Beetle speedster.
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According to lots of interwebz he died in a 550 spyder, not a Beetle speedster.
Crashed into a chap called Donald Turnupseed who survived the accident, as did Dean's passenger, only to die in a different crash some years later.
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