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Classic Cadillac Covered In More Than 38,000 Cents

Family cover their classic Cadillac in more than 38,000 cents

A family have literally flashed their cash by covering their car in more than 38,000 pennies. It all started When Larry and Theresa Thompson saw an advert for a 1949 Cadillac Series 62 back in 1999, they decided it couldn’t hurt to take a look.

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Chevrolet Car Decorated with 33,000 UAE Coins

Chevrolet Car Decorated with 33,000 UAE Coins

Tariq Javaid, a long-time resident of the Emirates, had a dream to decorate a car in a way which no one has attempted before. As the momentous occasion of the UAE’s 40th anniversary came closer, he decided to decorate his son’s 1998 model Chevrolet Camaro with Emirati coins.

It took about 3,000 hours to complete the car fully decorated with UAE coins. The process involves initial pasting, cleaning, polishing and then adding the final lacquer application. It does not end there because he also added the UAE flag and tower on the roof of the car for which he used 543 coins.

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