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I've won something pretty amazing online

I've won something pretty amazing online

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AlunR

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1,662 posts

174 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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After all these years of entering competitions online I finally won something!



This is not a [Censored] take! I really did win the Best Of The Best Sportscar Competition so I'll be waving goodbye to Lotus ownership soon and giving a Porsche a go for a while.

Strange really as back when I joined Pistonheads I had an old 944 2.7 and since that have had a variety of different cars. I had been considering maybe going back to a Porsche or something else a little more 'day to day' than my current Elise and this has given me a damn good way to do it smile It'll also mean I'll be back on Pistonheads a lot more as I don't know of a better resource for Porsche related chat.

BTW Will and the team at Best Of The Best have given me a couple of discount codes but I'll wait til PH have given me the all clear to post them here as I don't want to get myself or BOTB into any trouble.

Yay Me!

TuxRacer

13,242 posts

101 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Lucky bd. Enjoy. smile

Z4monster

1,351 posts

170 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Congratulations! I can't even win an argument...with myself.

Oggs

8,715 posts

164 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Congrats Alun thumbup
Nice to see you're still around wavey

130R

5,418 posts

116 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Bloody hell that's not a bad prize is it. Congratulations.
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Papa Hotel

12,760 posts

92 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Sweet, well done.

How long do you have it for or is it a keeper?

Chas88

630 posts

76 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Very nice and very lucky, I wonder how many people will give that a go because of this.

champ54321

1,533 posts

81 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Well done! I was just having a look at that website the other day.

AlunR

Original Poster:

1,662 posts

174 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Oggs said:
Congrats Alun thumbup
Nice to see you're still around wavey
I was talking about you the other day, I was going to drop you a line but 'this' came up and has kind of distracted me!

We were discussing Stag Do's in the office and I told them how I took you along to look after me for the evening smile

I've been upto a few things in the past few years including the arrival of a little boy called Alex smile

Life was already super cool, now it's reached an whole new level!

useyourdellusion

4,427 posts

100 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Congratulations!! smile

Must be a great feeling!




AlunR

Original Poster:

1,662 posts

174 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Papa Hotel said:
Sweet, well done.

How long do you have it for or is it a keeper?
It's a keeper smile

PS lots more detail on my blog here: http://www.alunr.com/articles/alun-gets-a-gobsmack...

Edited by AlunR on Monday 9th August 17:16

juansolo

3,012 posts

188 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Cracking car, well done!

Chris71

21,040 posts

152 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Congratulations!

If it wasn't for a total lack of 'spot the ball'/football knowledge I could get dangerously addicted to those.

Conor D

2,007 posts

85 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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I saw a BOTB stand in Heathrow the other day with an R8 and a Tesla on show, I thought about it. But was a bit skeptical about weather or not it was just a scam.. I guess it's not really.

What happens when you win, do you get to pick the car? Or did you enter a competition for the Porsche?

edo

15,702 posts

175 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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AlunR said:
After all these years of entering competitions online I finally won something!



This is not a [Censored] take! I really did win the Best Of The Best Sportscar Competition so I'll be waving goodbye to Lotus ownership soon and giving a Porsche a go for a while.

Strange really as back when I joined Pistonheads I had an old 944 2.7 and since that have had a variety of different cars. I had been considering maybe going back to a Porsche or something else a little more 'day to day' than my current Elise and this has given me a damn good way to do it smile It'll also mean I'll be back on Pistonheads a lot more as I don't know of a better resource for Porsche related chat.

BTW Will and the team at Best Of The Best have given me a couple of discount codes but I'll wait til PH have given me the all clear to post them here as I don't want to get myself or BOTB into any trouble.

Yay Me!
Alun you lucky fker! Whats the spec?

Ed

gj88

1,843 posts

104 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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yikes

Congratulations!

David87

3,941 posts

122 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Awesome! My dad's done that BOTB thing a couple of times but hasn't won yet. I'll have to show him this to spur him on a bit!

Papa Hotel

12,760 posts

92 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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AlunR said:
Papa Hotel said:
Sweet, well done.

How long do you have it for or is it a keeper?
It's a keeper smile

PS lots more detail on my blog here: http://www.alunr.com/articles/alun-gets-a-gobsmack...

Edited by AlunR on Monday 9th August 17:16
Nice one!! biggrin

AlunR

Original Poster:

1,662 posts

174 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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Chris71 said:
Congratulations!

If it wasn't for a total lack of 'spot the ball'/football knowledge I could get dangerously addicted to those.
I know nothing about Football. My wife has to explain the offside rule to me... I just looked at the eyes of the players etc and clicked a few times! biggrin

The voucher code I got through the email encouraged me to do it smile

dugt

1,623 posts

117 months

Monday 9th August 2010
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AlunR said:
I can't help but think the plates are the wrong way round.

The cabs sort of says Boxster and the other starts with LC which could be london cab.