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Midlands Exciting Cars Spotted Thread!!! (Vol 2)

Midlands Exciting Cars Spotted Thread!!! (Vol 2)

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The Crack Fox

12,259 posts

109 months

Monday 9th January
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Blue Fiat 500, classic, on the A43 near Towcester. Looked ace! smile

ATM

6,120 posts

136 months

Friday 20th January
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Has anyone seen a Polaris Slingshot?

I believe I was following one today. Yes in the cold weather this HERO was commuting in an open top 3 wheeler.

I'm guessing at the name. I googled ktm xbow 3 wheeler and this popped up. Looks like the thing I saw.

http://www.polaris.com/en-ca/slingshot



Craikeybaby

7,419 posts

142 months

Friday 20th January
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There was one on the PH campsite at Le Mans in 2014!

ATM

6,120 posts

136 months

Friday 20th January
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Craikeybaby said:
There was one on the PH campsite at Le Mans in 2014!
Did it have UK plates?

Craikeybaby

7,419 posts

142 months

Friday 20th January
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Yes!
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Eviltad

1,276 posts

96 months

Friday 20th January
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ATM said:
Has anyone seen a Polaris Slingshot?

I believe I was following one today. Yes in the cold weather this HERO was commuting in an open top 3 wheeler.

I'm guessing at the name. I googled ktm xbow 3 wheeler and this popped up. Looks like the thing I saw.

http://www.polaris.com/en-ca/slingshot

Where was it spotted? Importer for Victory Motorcycles and Polaris are in Coleshill just outside a Brum.

ATM

6,120 posts

136 months

Friday 20th January
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Eviltad said:
ATM said:
Has anyone seen a Polaris Slingshot?

I believe I was following one today. Yes in the cold weather this HERO was commuting in an open top 3 wheeler.

I'm guessing at the name. I googled ktm xbow 3 wheeler and this popped up. Looks like the thing I saw.

http://www.polaris.com/en-ca/slingshot

Where was it spotted? Importer for Victory Motorcycles and Polaris are in Coleshill just outside a Brum.
Hampton in Arden

The Crack Fox

12,259 posts

109 months

Monday 23rd January
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ATM said:
Has anyone seen a Polaris Slingshot?

I believe I was following one today. Yes in the cold weather this HERO was commuting in an open top 3 wheeler.

I'm guessing at the name. I googled ktm xbow 3 wheeler and this popped up. Looks like the thing I saw.

http://www.polaris.com/en-ca/slingshot

Yup. Saw one at Goodwood, same one, I think. Bloody awful!

Craikeybaby

7,419 posts

142 months

Monday 23rd January
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Pascal Wehrlein flipped one at Race of Champions at the weekend! http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/127837

Pixel-Snapper

5,321 posts

109 months

Monday 23rd January
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classic corvette coupe on a transporter heading into Leicester city centre down narborough road this morning.

Quite a strange sight to see coupled with the fact that the truck had only 2 other cars on it. Another classic roadster and an A-class merc on italian plates.

MollyGT3

2,247 posts

71 months

Tuesday 31st January
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In Hereford today


bertie

7,375 posts

201 months

Wednesday 1st February
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MollyGT3 said:
In Hereford today

...cross post to ste number plates thread....

MrC986

1,690 posts

108 months

Saturday 11th February
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Audi RS3 around the Haunton area of Staffordshire....playing a great "tune' with the exhaust paddles & the popping on the overrun - heard it many times now & I always think "someone sounds like they're having fun"!

Craikeybaby

7,419 posts

142 months

Saturday 11th February
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There's a cool 50's style American pick up truck that I see parked outside the local smoke house when I cycle past every Friday.

phillpot

12,505 posts

100 months

Sunday 12th February
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Craikeybaby said:
the local smoke house
what's a smoke house?

Craikeybaby

7,419 posts

142 months

Sunday 12th February
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American style BBQ restaurant.

madmover

1,657 posts

101 months

Sunday 12th February
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ATM said:
Hampton in Arden
I overtook one in Lapworth in my Xbow last week. Awful looking think IMO.

Edited to add, your E46 looks ace - what a cool bit of kit!

ATM

6,120 posts

136 months

Monday 13th February
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madmover said:
I overtook one in Lapworth in my Xbow last week. Awful looking think IMO.

Edited to add, your E46 looks ace - what a cool bit of kit!
Thanks

Added this to my collection last week too:

http://www.pistonheads.com/gassing/topic.asp?t=165...


Craikeybaby

7,419 posts

142 months

Monday 13th February
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Another American pickup today - a Dodge Ram on the Fletchamstead Highway in Coventry.

Gretchen

15,027 posts

133 months

Tuesday 14th February
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Birmingham Jewellery Quarter yesterday