'I love my car because ... even though I was the third owner, the car was so sporty and fun to drive.'

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Owner: Paul Rossman, Kent (pictured with his mother)

Occupation: Security officer

Car’s make and model: 1961 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia

“I love my car because … even though I was the third owner, the car was so sporty and fun to drive. It did need repairs but was easy to work on. People called it the poor-man’s Porsche back in the day. The car is still in storage down in Florida waiting for restoration. I still have the VW ‘Manual of Step by Step Procedures for the Compleat Idiot’ book.”


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