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djdestiny

1,903 posts

58 months

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Dave Hedgehog said:
the letter i got from audi when i put a deposit down for it, i got it here somewhere

i would be interested to know what happened to it after i rejected it chassis number was 801n900t48

audi returned the plate to me

Edited by Dave Hedgehog on Saturday 6th October 13:20
Will send you a PM smile

Dave Hedgehog

6,294 posts

84 months

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djdestiny said:
Dave Hedgehog said:
the letter i got from audi when i put a deposit down for it, i got it here somewhere

i would be interested to know what happened to it after i rejected it chassis number was 801n900t48

audi returned the plate to me

Edited by Dave Hedgehog on Saturday 6th October 13:20
Will send you a PM smile
thanks

E500 TAT

315 posts

79 months

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I like an hot hatch.

JordanTurbo

343 posts

21 months

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Im liking all this love for rapid estates smile

Theres somthing immensely cool about being able to spank 90% of the "sporty" cars on the road while still having room to carry a sofa in the back at the same time cool

edpurnell

112 posts

89 months

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Estate all the way....I've never owned a quick one though.The practicality, why would you not. E55AMG estate for me.
Wagonation.com :-)
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TheVole

204 posts

33 months

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I like most styles of car.

However, as I've just bought one, I should say roadster.

Ferg

15,242 posts

137 months

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Plastic chassis Coupe.


stewies_minion

686 posts

67 months

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Estates. Can't see me driving a hatchback again.

An M3 touring would be simply perfect thanks.

cailean

561 posts

53 months

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AWD.......Estates

Urban Sports

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9,479 posts

83 months

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A lot of love for estates.

GTIAlex

463 posts

46 months

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Love boxey cars from the 80's

eg Golfs, 205's, 309's, old fiats, lancias anything square with the air cutting properties of a brick

CLINCHY2

18 posts

18 months

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Hot rod and customs are the most bespoke set of wheels youll ever see, no two the same

djdestiny

1,903 posts

58 months

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So much love for the estates, yet looking at most peoples garages they dont seem to own one?!

blade7

4,573 posts

96 months

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cailean said:
AWD.......Estates
Makes it worth going out when it's pissing down biggrin.

okie592

2,196 posts

47 months

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DukeDickson said:
Standard (more or less) & dirty usually.


ETA, This is my general thought on the dirty front:

also anything dirty, love that photo


for me hot 3 door hatches or shooting breaks, the more turbos the better


Edited by okie592 on Saturday 6th October 21:55

rehab71

2,075 posts

70 months

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Big GT cars

otolith

23,765 posts

84 months

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The Saab Aero is a reasonably quick estate, if nowhere near RS6/RS4 territory, but to be honest I wasn't that bothered about the performance. A big comfy estate is just a really useful car to own, and I wouldn't really be willing to compromise the usability and comfort to get more performance.

vladcjelli

1,792 posts

38 months

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No favourites. Every shape and size of car has at least one or two models that pique my interest.

If you love cars, they are a bit like kids.

You can even love the odd looking ones.

Toltec

2,219 posts

103 months

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Light

caraddict

921 posts

24 months

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deltashad said:
I can't decide on a set genre. I would like to have one of every type.
Is that greedy?
I agree. A minimum "complete garage" would at least have:

A stationwagon for daily commuting (BMW 3-series Touring is perfect)
A supercar with a mid-engine and F1 style paddles would be a plus
An oldschool/vintage car (Fiat 500 F Nuova)
A super basic, no electronic, low weight machine (Caterham 7)
A low budget offroader with some fuzz that I can afford to use properly (Subaru Forester XT)
A smooth GT with rear seats for kids (Jag XK or Aston DBS)

I don't think it's about being greedy. I just like driving in different type of cars, totally depending on the mood.
Today I have a 87 BMW 518i E28 and a 92 CRX 1.6. The BMW is the daily driver (6000 km. driven and totally reliable) and a fantastic car to cruise around in on a sunny Sunday. The Honda is a frantic driving toy that I take every time I get the itch to drive fast (relative, of course).

Things are getting better economically and this winter I'm looking to add a 2004 Subaru Forester XT because I want to experience some off-roading, driving on dirt rally style and because it seems like fun on snow. During spring I'm trading the Honda in for a basic 1.6 120hp Caterham. Later on I'm definitely selling the E28 and buying a newer 3-series Touring and a Fiat 500 F Nuova. Not greedy, just addicted - and I don't mind!!

Every single time the mood is perfect and when I'm in either of my cars, I think "I live for these days" and enjoy grinning like an idiot alone in the car smilesmile

Happy motoring!

Edited by caraddict on Sunday 7th October 00:47

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