The fun that is, trying to find a new car

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  1. TopMeTom

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    Waiting to hear from the dealer if this is still about.....
     
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    If it is, find out whether it is a pre or post facelift model Cupra R. IIRC 2004 was when the newer model was released (225bhp).
     
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    It's a 225 1owner full seat service history.
     
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    I've had a really good week so feel free to ruin it Phil ;)

    Is it less than £8k ?
     
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    Oh Hell NO!!

    It's on the bay at 11K.
     
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    thank god for that :D

    been reading about some scary cheap prices on Cupra.net
     
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    Really? I have been a member on there for a while, but lost my details!

    I would like a facelift version and an R. dunno if it's going to be possible though!
     
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    I wanna know where Neil is, he must have run out of petrol by now :laugh:
     
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    Like This On thebay?
     
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    that is a good price, the leather option was VERY expensive :)
     
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    They never got back to me since found this:

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    Had a ZT 190+ before, best car I've ever had, may take a butcher's at it, under 8k!!:smashin:

    Only done 15k....
     
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    Spotted that one this afternoon, bit far for me though. I've found a nice pre-facelift one locally that I'm going to look at tomorrow.

    Still in XPower grey though.
     
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    Pictures???????????
     
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    Here you you go, not as artistic as your pic.;) The only offputting thing is that its got a towbar. I've also round a red one with 20k on the clock up at £5k, but there wasn't a decent photo.
     

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    Like it!

    We can be the MG twins!!
     
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    What's the floor pan based on, Rover 600 ?
     
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    Probably the Montego. :devil:

    Its the same shell as the 45, which was a facelifted 400, so it shares the same floorplan as the old Honda civic as it was a joint venture.
     
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    Maestro's were the dogs doo dahs :smashin: there used to be a mad turbo owned by a bloke called Andy Nicoll iirc that used to be in all the car mags.

    Montegos were just that bit bigger :laugh:

    The MG should be great fun with that more modern chassis :smashin:
     
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    If it handles like the ZT , should be a blast!!

    My ZT NEVER let me down, awesome car.....2.5 V6.sounded like the devil...hehe
     
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    Did you see it today Mini?

    Just found this:

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    nice diesel...hmmmmmm choices, choices....Hairpin ally's, 30k on the clock, all under 8k again.....
     
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    No, I was going to have a run through after lunch, but was working on the house and time got away from me.

    :smashin:
     
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    Well the ZS went yesterday....darn........

    I think I may get an estate now for my dog.....all sensible like....sheesh...
     
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    Wasn't me.

    ZT-T 260? :devil:
     
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    Phil and Ian, welcome to your new thread :D
     
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    I thank you Mylo, for my new thread!!!!

    Hehe Mini that's what I reckon!!!!!!!!!
     
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    4.6 v8!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

    He he yes please....
     
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    Andy Nicholls - still going! Currently stil has the Maestro, and also a 450+bhp "bubble" Rover (25) both of which run 12's

    nice chap, met him a couple times at various events (TOTB, couple shows)

    Properly sorted cars too :clap:
     
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    cor, some skyline's are less than that haha what a beast!!
     

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