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Chris M Wanted a V-10
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My Car: C-Max'D, CapturD and GOK the Wok

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Location: Captur'd by 1 5UMO near Camberley. Forum F1 champ 2011 and 2015

PostPosted: Thu Dec 22, 2016 11:04 pm    Post subject:  Reply with quote

JohnC wrote:
Blarno wrote:
...... then paint them gunmetal.


Now that is a totally different proposition - for the better. Black is too stark on wheels for me.

+1, even if "Billy Blackwheels" has a certain ring to it
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Roadsterstu
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My Car: threelitreturbosixallwheeldrive

Joined: 11 Jan 2007
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Location: Over there.

PostPosted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 1:16 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Blarno wrote:


That's what you get when you put 8.5" wide rims on.
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That, and serious tramlining issues.[/list]
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Blarno
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My Car: The Flying Glacier Mint

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Location: The Shores of Hell

PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2017 2:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



This happened on Crimbo eve, my first milestone in the car. Well, beyond stripping the entire top half of the engine off within a few weeks of buying it...
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Pathway - Punk. Loud. Probably crap.

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Michael
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My Car: is vast.

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Location: On the hill

PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2017 3:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

9 degrees in January. Impressive.
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Blarno
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My Car: The Flying Glacier Mint

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2017 3:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

December when it was taken.
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Roadsterstu
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My Car: threelitreturbosixallwheeldrive

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2017 9:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here's to the next 130,000!
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Blarno
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote


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Morbid Obesity: Debut album "Shallow Gravy" due...work in progress.

Spiderpuncher - A seedy trip into electro industrial madness.

Pathway - Punk. Loud. Probably crap.

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Stuntman
Twin-charged

My Car: M3 Saloon, Cayman S and GT4

Joined: 22 Dec 2006
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Location: Cheltenham

PostPosted: Thu Jan 05, 2017 8:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thumbs up to the car, but thumbs down to the sticker from me.  Keep it subtle!
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Roadsterstu
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 06, 2017 1:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I keep thinking how nice a small, blue Polestar badge would be on the back of a red V60. Although it's a very expensive way to gain 30bhp.


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