A picture a day... Porsche

A picture a day... Porsche

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M666LMJ

59 posts

129 months

Monday 22nd August 2016
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My 991s at this year's Yorkshire Porsche Festival.

Timbo_Mint

623 posts

223 months

Monday 22nd August 2016
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M666LMJ said:


My 991s at this year's Yorkshire Porsche Festival.
I miss read this...

I thought it said 'My 911 at this year's Yorkshire Pudding Festival.' Stupid I know. Anyone should be able to see it's a 991 model.

Well it amused me anyway smile

Nice car BTW

M666LMJ

59 posts

129 months

Monday 22nd August 2016
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Had to giggle. We all get a little bit of word blindness now and again.

MrVert

4,399 posts

241 months

Monday 22nd August 2016
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Longman66 said:
That, is just fabulous smokin

Longman66

367 posts

210 months

Monday 22nd August 2016
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MrVert said:
That, is just fabulous smokin
Cheers smile that was at Snett on the 17th ,car was resting (I was ...) iphone pic with a bit of filtering

Digga

40,503 posts

285 months

Tuesday 23rd August 2016
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Onetrackmind said:
Digga said:
Just did a double take at this. I too have an identical 996 turbo and I was at the Penderyn distillery just last month. Unfortunately, my turbo is here with me in Dubai and I had a Focus TDCi (quite good) rental. The road onwards to the reservoir is epic if you can dodge the sheep. Thought it was a perfect road for the turbo with loads of long sweepers.
Was blowing an absolute hooley on Saturday, although the car never put a foot wrong. We'd come off the M4 and up through Ogmore Vale, which was good until we hit a section where the wind had stripped all the pine needles off the trees and covered the tarmac with them; from bitter experience mountain biking, I knew these needle bearings were a zero grip scenario.

As for the sheep, there's ditches along the sides of most of the A4061 north of Penderyn, so you had to be ready for the odd, daft sheep to leap out, but mostly it was a perfect drive for the car. Very enjoyable.


Rich_AR

1,964 posts

206 months

Tuesday 23rd August 2016
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Hips smile

tuffer

8,850 posts

269 months

Tuesday 23rd August 2016
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Whitean3

2,188 posts

200 months

Tuesday 23rd August 2016
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Gone but not forgotten:



In its natural habitat

TonySim

295 posts

223 months

Tuesday 23rd August 2016
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My pals cars outside the Porsche Hotel at Le Mans this year and no we didn't stay there.

MollyGT3

2,366 posts

156 months

Tuesday 23rd August 2016
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Digga said:
Some good roads down on that side of the Beacons, meanwhile, not far away and also last weekend:


bigtime

515 posts

141 months

Tuesday 23rd August 2016
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Molly - you don't have a 991 GTS in the same colour with a similar plate on do you? I am sure I've seen it in Teesside.

paua

5,899 posts

145 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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robgt3

2,585 posts

164 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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bigtime said:
Molly - you don't have a 991 GTS in the same colour with a similar plate on do you? I am sure I've seen it in Teesside.
Hang on a minute; it's mine not hers! Molly has a Polo GTI. Her reg is GT13MOL. Fab little car. The orange beastie is mine all mine! I would add that Molly is a quick, safe and very competent driver. wink

Digga

40,503 posts

285 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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MollyGT3 said:
Digga said:
Some good roads down on that side of the Beacons, meanwhile, not far away and also last weekend:

Looks like you got better weather than us. Where's that then?

tuffer

8,850 posts

269 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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Gander101

214 posts

115 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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A some from the Silverstone Classic. biggrin









Last one was parked on a very steep hill, great brakes and tyres!!!

bigtime

515 posts

141 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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robgt3 said:
Hang on a minute; it's mine not hers! Molly has a Polo GTI. Her reg is GT13MOL. Fab little car. The orange beastie is mine all mine! I would add that Molly is a quick, safe and very competent driver. wink
I was drooling over one in a hotel car park just outside Yarm the other week smile

PTT

668 posts

123 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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ooid

4,179 posts

102 months

Wednesday 24th August 2016
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Still alive biggrin