Box Flares? Yes, Please!

No matter what they’re attached to, we admit that we’re suckers for some box flares. scottmasterton’s Vauxhall Nova Type R sports a set, and he’s detailing the car’s restoration and transformation on our message board.

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nutherjrfan
nutherjrfan Dork
6/14/17 2:26 p.m.

Type R? I'll have to read the article. As a teen I always lusted after these little front drivers. The GTE and I think later GSi obviously. And the 1.3/1.4 SR models simply because they had the Chevette HSR flares. Actually every model had the flares.

nutherjrfan
nutherjrfan Dork
6/14/17 2:43 p.m.
nutherjrfan
nutherjrfan Dork
6/14/17 11:15 p.m.

And here's Mark Higgins on the Isle of Man. Much hairier than the boring Subaru video. https://m.youtube.com/#/watch?v=22DHYkkX-9E

MoCounselor
MoCounselor New Reader
6/14/17 11:16 p.m.

LOVE box flares. I'm considering trying to fab up a set for my '83 Volvo 242 project. Can you say Swedish e30?!

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