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John Lipori of Marina, California, is the owner of a Skylark funny car built by his father, Jerry Lipori, in Brooklyn back in 1967. Papa Lipori's partner Steve owned a Buick dealership, and, this being the rise of funny car madness, the guys thought a Buick flopper would be just the ticket to boost sales. The mold was made of a complete Skylark from the dealer show floor; you can even see the part numbers in the turn signal lights. Normally, a body would be smoothed and filled before a mold is made, so the little details like the imprint of the front of the car inside the fiberglass body make this very unique.