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This camo Benz surely answered the Call of the Godmother.

By Zoran Segina

Mon, Mar 8, 2021 09:10 AM PST

Bay Cities Italian Deli in Santa Monica is an institution. Their bestselling sandwich known as the Godmother with works can feed multitudes, and the lines outside the store in this age of COVID are long. The customers in line last Thursday around noon must have found it odd that somebody was willing to step away and devote all his attention to a strangely painted car in the deli’s parking lot. “It’s a Nissan,” declared authoritatively a man in line. Well, my dear sir, it’s not a Nissan. And to the Daimler Benz engineers my compliments on selecting an outstanding lunch venue and disguising your test C Class sedan well. After all, to an untrained eye it does resemble a Nissan.

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Zoran Segina

Zoran Segina grew up in Eastern Europe, where he owned several Zastava 750s (a variation of the Fiat 600) and participated in local rallies. After a lengthy diet of Yugoslav-manufactured cars, he came to the Mecca of automotive culture – wherein he promptly lost his heart to a tall girl and a short Dart Swinger. He currently commutes around LA in a BMW 633Csi, having made a switch from a Volvo 240 DL with a quarter million miles on the odometer.

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