What is the sound of one piston slapping?
What is the sound of one piston slapping?
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I just started watching this show on Netflix. I'd seen a handful of episodes over the years, but could never get into it. I knew he was a homicide detective. I knew he drove a ratty Peugeot. And I figured since it was an older show there would be some classic steel. Well when the show deals with mostly affluent people committing murders, you get some really awesome cars.

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It seems just about everybody owns a 365GTB or an E-type. And they see action. Cornelius tried escaping the police in his Daytona. Columbo was revving a suspects E-type to aggravate him. Sadly in the episode I'm currently watching they just pushed a yellow E-type over a ledge.

Illustration for article titled Columbo is Effin Awesome
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Illustration for article titled Columbo is Effin Awesome

There a tons of classic luxobarges, British luxury, but then there was the Grosser. I'm not sure if it was an actual Big but it had that epic horn.

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Illustration for article titled Columbo is Effin Awesome

If you ever discounted this show for whatever reasons, I suggest you give it a try. This has the Agrajag Seal of Approval.

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