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Supercars spotted, some rarities (Vol 4)

Supercars spotted, some rarities (Vol 4)

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astroarcadia

1,327 posts

105 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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More pics of the Verde AV.

Petrolhead95

6,700 posts

59 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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K321 said:
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r8 v10 in unusual colour
Prestwold by any chance?

JonMA

18 posts

83 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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Saw this in Rome in April.

Cledus Snow

1,674 posts

93 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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Cheating a little bit. These were in the car park at snetterton on Sunday.








Fishtigua

9,786 posts

100 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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Cledus Snow said:
Cheating a little bit. These were in the car park at snetterton on Sunday.


I'm being thick here but what's the blue car behind?

I know I'll lose PH points for this
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Carlique

732 posts

69 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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Fishtigua said:
I'm being thick here but what's the blue car behind?

I know I'll lose PH points for this
Mclaren mp4-12c

cc8s

3,981 posts

108 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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I know this a completely wrong request in the light of such historic bugattis, but do you have more pictures on the 12C? I love it in Azure Blue!

Fishtigua

9,786 posts

100 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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Carlique said:
Fishtigua said:
I'm being thick here but what's the blue car behind?

I know I'll lose PH points for this
Mclaren mp4-12c
Oh, I'd never noticed those grills down the rear window strut before.

DonnyMac

3,616 posts

108 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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cc8s said:
rawkyjnr said:
cc8s said:
Does anyone know this car? Is it a real Cobra?

I saw it in Newcastle a few years ago. I must have done a reg check a while ago because I have it as a 7.0l, which would probably make it a 427.
Only way to find out is to reg check it, chances are it isn't real...
Agreed. I reg checked it a few years back, as mentioned, but I just listed it as an 'AC Cobra 7.0'. I had no real knowledge of Cobras at the time so it is entirely possible that those are the exact words on the reg check.
IIRC the real ones' bonnet scoop is riveted on, not smooth as in the picture. I think.

Pothole

21,896 posts

187 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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They came with smooth ones, too. Problem is there were many detail changes over the years. Most had badges above the vents in the wings, but not all.

trixyD

69 posts

44 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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This thread should be re-named car porn. Some of you guys are a real dab hand with the camera thumbup

Kept me busy for the last few weeks, keep 'em coming!

duggan

754 posts

153 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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DonnyMac said:
IIRC the real ones' bonnet scoop is riveted on, not smooth as in the picture. I think.
For full competition yes, but not a way of telling if it's real or not - I would point to the 4 point stud wheel hubs, rather than knock-offs biggrin

munch997

2,325 posts

92 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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astroarcadia said:
More pics of the Verde AV.
OK.










A truely stunning car, and owners are really nice too.

Shmee

6,155 posts

118 months

Tuesday 2nd October 2012
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CRA1G said:
JayTee94 said:
K321 said:
r8 v10 in unusual colour
Are you sure?! Those wheels normally hint towards the R8 V8 guise rather than the V10. smile
Yea V8 a V10 has different side blades.!
The car in question is the former demo car of M25 Audi; it is indeed a V10 Spyder that I think sold about a month or two ago. Either that or they have kept it on the books but the advert has come down.

K321

3,970 posts

123 months

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
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It had V10 badges on front flanks, and yes it was at Prestwold

CRA1G

2,173 posts

100 months

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
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Shmee said:
CRA1G said:
JayTee94 said:
K321 said:
r8 v10 in unusual colour
Are you sure?! Those wheels normally hint towards the R8 V8 guise rather than the V10. smile
Yea V8 a V10 has different side blades.!
The car in question is the former demo car of M25 Audi; it is indeed a V10 Spyder that I think sold about a month or two ago. Either that or they have kept it on the books but the advert has come down.
With out a reg number i'm still not totaly convinced.! from the picture the blades look like V8 and the wheels.? but hey ho.!

munch997

2,325 posts

92 months

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
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I can't belive an R8 has caused so much of a stir. V8 or V10, a V8 is probably the rarer of the 2...

googleowl

354 posts

58 months

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
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CRA1G said:
With out a reg number i'm still not totaly convinced.! from the picture the blades look like V8 and the wheels.? but hey ho.!
I can't quite see the Reg except LL and someone else said it was on M25 site and it says V10 on there wink



https://www.server5078.123-serv.co.uk/used-audi/Us...

On with the thread winkthumbup

epom

3,922 posts

66 months

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
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JonMA said:


Saw this in Rome in April.

Can't see the reg on yours, mine was taken in March smile

CRA1G

2,173 posts

100 months

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
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epom said:
JonMA said:


Saw this in Rome in April.

Can't see the reg on yours, mine was taken in March smile
If it's spot the difference the door mirror is higher........biglaugh
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