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      11-30-2007, 01:45 PM   #1
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Money no object what would you drive

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1. Has to be your 1 and only everyday car not just a list of bloody supercars.
2. Have to keep it for say 3 years
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1. Has to be your 1 and only everyday car not just a list of bloody supercars.
2. Have to keep it for say 3 years
I'd stick with the 335D,once it's been tickled,it'll do fine.
Stonking performance and cracking MPG returns,what more could you want,well mmm ok,perhaps there would be somat

I'll struggle with the 3yrs though,can't remember the last car I had that was older then 2 & a bit yrs old.
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To cover all eventualities it has to be something like am M5, saloon or touring, assuming I could afford the petrol!
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Bugatti Veyron. Quick. Stylish... easy to use. and an everyday car!
and when the 3 years are up i can sell it have lots of cars!
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Would be a gold plated Vespa with 70 hp.
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DB9 - Usable and beautiful
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DB9 - Usable and beautiful
Yes i agree, one big failure... its got a ford fiesta key. I was amazed when my uncle showed me
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Bugatti Veyron. Quick. Stylish... easy to use. and an everyday car!
and when the 3 years are up i can sell it have lots of cars!
Carlos, I think you would be worried stupid to leave it anywhere.
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Carlos, I think you would be worried stupid to leave it anywhere.
Oh yeah....
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Choose again. Your 1 and only car & Everyday was the idwah
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Choose again. Your 1 and only car & Everyday was the idwah
idwah??

Prob then a Bentley Conti GT
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Yes i agree, one big failure... its got a ford fiesta key. I was amazed when my uncle showed me
Do they do comfort access for the DB9?
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Do they do comfort access for the DB9?
I dont know mate?

its a gay ford fiesta key, stick in ignition and turn the key then press the starter button! and the sat nav screen sits at a stupid angle
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idwah??
idwah = Idea. You write in wah all the time you should have picked this one up.
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idwah = Idea. You write in wah all the time you should have picked this one up.
ooops soz I love the DB9 to bits, my uncles one is amazing just little things i didnt like.
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ooops soz I love the DB9 to bits, my uncles one is amazing just little things i didnt like.
What were the little things. Stuff like it does not want to start in the morning and the door handles fall off. Is it stuff like the character of a hand built car.
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I dont know mate?

its a gay ford fiesta key, stick in ignition and turn the key then press the starter button! and the sat nav screen sits at a stupid angle
You don't look at the mantle piece when poking the fire. Anyway, now that Ford have sold up hopefully their will be less parts bin raiding by Aston
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You don't look at the mantle piece when poking the fire. Anyway, now that Ford have sold up hopefully their will be less parts bin raiding by Aston
Mate its an awesome car it really is.. the sound is PURE SEX

and no i aint driven it yet


I did post up some pics of it before!
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Mate its an awesome car it really is.. the sound is PURE SEX

and no i aint driven it yet


I did post up some pics of it before!
I heard one in a petrol station last night, near Glasgow, what a noise! I think he was 'playing to the crowd'!
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Mate its an awesome car it really is.. the sound is PURE SEX

and no i aint driven it yet


I did post up some pics of it before!
Do you think my Miswah would be upset if I cashed in the ISA's and bought one
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I heard one in a petrol station last night, near Glasgow, what a noise! I think he was 'playing to the crowd'!
I Agree with you Pete, fantastic sound but there will be lots of trips to the petrol station with that motor or your new M5 for that matter.

I still fancy me 635d M Sport Coupe but I am not sure if I would get bored in my 3 year time period.
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