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  1. dtf

    dtf May 12, 2021

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    Great collection, I had no idea they murdered the spit 1500 with mgb style rubber bumpers. How do you get on with the Aston, I am vaguely shopping for one
     
  2. Michael156

    Michael156 May 13, 2021

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    Great thanks, they are a treasure and provide great therapy and fun. I actually enjoy this bumper on the Spit, it is uncommon and often the underdog but it also lengthens the Spitfire nicely. The Vantage is a dream. An entry vehicle but I wouldn't be able to afford the upper level AMs. A collector in Chicago was letting her go and I found all the colors and transmission I wanted with only 13k miles on it. They are all nice cars but I catch myself just standing and staring at the Vantage, like looking at art.

    Best, M.
     
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  3. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member May 13, 2021

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    Some great cars you have...love vintage, but that Vantage is a modern classic :thumbsup:
     
  4. Mr_Orange

    Mr_Orange May 13, 2021

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    Totally agree. I always like the V8 Vantage from The Living Daylights and this model is the modern version. It would be cool to have the two side-by-side.
     
  5. HoltzPlatz

    HoltzPlatz Nov 29, 2021

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    Haven't seen Mr Orange lately, wassup?
     
  6. YY77

    YY77 Jan 18, 2022

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    This happened in the Netherlands today:eek:
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  7. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Jan 18, 2022

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    Ouch, are you ok? Too bad about your car but nothing a big pile of money cant fix :thumbsup:
     
  8. YY77

    YY77 Jan 18, 2022

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    I'm fine thank you, I think they will buff that right out.:D
     
  9. dtf

    dtf Jan 18, 2022

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  10. YY77

    YY77 Jan 18, 2022

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    An employee (not me, I was WFH and was reading the news) of the car dealer spun at high speed and crashed into a tree.
     
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  11. kappa_md

    kappa_md Jan 18, 2022

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    Summer tires maybe. Hope the driver is okay. The car not so okay.
     
  12. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Jan 18, 2022

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    The boss of this car dealer employee is probably very happy at the moment
     
  13. YY77

    YY77 Jan 18, 2022

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    Driverv is okay, don't know whether he still has a job at the dealership.

    Plenty of stories about car crashes where someone at the dealership is taking it out for a spin and feels over confident.
     
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  14. YY77

    YY77 Jan 18, 2022

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    Don't you mean not happy or did you say happy because of cashing in on the insurance of a € 3 mln car?
     
  15. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Jan 18, 2022

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    Well I meant not happy. But I have this brain damage which triggers sarcasm regularly. Sorry
     
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  16. kappa_md

    kappa_md Jan 18, 2022

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  17. Pitfitter446

    Pitfitter446 Jan 22, 2022

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    S’okay, just one of posh Fiats.
    I once had to pick up a modified Mitsi evos to bring into the garage, 800ish bhp, not sure which worried me most, the acceleration or the way the fuel gauge dropped!
     
  18. HoltzPlatz

    HoltzPlatz Mar 1, 2023

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    Lamborghini Huracán Sterrato on a test run, off-road.
     
  19. mattp

    mattp Mar 1, 2023

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    'Rally mode' button? :thumbsdown:
     
  20. HoltzPlatz

    HoltzPlatz Mar 2, 2023

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    It's just what you need to keep up with the Swede