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Discussion in 'United Kingdom' started by 430guy, Jan 18, 2007.
Hey, jsut wondering how many of you are from scotland!!
Theres Matkat (Dave) too.......sorry D forgot about ya!!
Where bout are you all? What cars you got?
Im from near Aberdeen -
Aston Martin AMV8
Range Sport S/C
Chrysler 300c SRT8
BMW 320 convertable
buying shorlty -
599 gtb (singapore)
merc s class (singapore)
various really, bought a Murci in December.
Other have either another marque of a Ferarri I guess
No problem Paul I prefer to be forgotten.
I am in Balmullo which is about 3 miles west of ST.Andrews, during the week am in Haugesund which is about 50 miles south of Bergen in Norway.
355 GTS F1
Vauxhall corsa(the wifes car)
Nice collections of cars - you got any pics????
Usually get up to scotland sometime in the autum with cars or bikes for a blast accross those lovely roads...
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Is that applecross?
I dont own a Ferrari unfortunately but a friend of mine does near Dundee, Titanium f430 spyder.
Might as well come out of 'lurking mode' for this thread...
I am also in Scotland, up in Arbroath(ish). Just got a 355 last month to go with a Lotus Elise 111R, a Lotus Exige S1 190, a MINI Cooper, and some boring stuff.
Hey Guy, hows things? I live in Glasgow at weekends and London during the week. No Ferrari but a Plymouth Prowler and a couple of others. Next on the list for me is a Diablo VT.
Thats a nice collection you've got, the 599 is growing on me, as long as it doesnt have the pentagon wheels although i also think its the kind of car that draws you in when you see it in the flesh.
Nice to meet you Jim, GTS or GTB? A big lotus fan are we, talking about lotus's, have any of you had any experiences with the 340R i think it is called, the sort of racing lotus with a motorbike engine in the back, no doors etc?
Thank u! ill try get some pictures of them up as soon as the bloody snow goes away!!
I love the 599, a friend has one with the standard wheels, and another wit the upgrades, te standards dont do it justice at all, but i change the wheels on my cars anyway, so im planning on some nicer custom ones
I live just north of Inverness, and appear to be the only ferrari in the area - try to use it as often as possible -rain,wind or shine -no snow,frost or salt - any ferrari activity in the area?
Good post Guy, I thikn it's got all the Scottish lurkers out, 2 so far !!!
We should have a meet at knockhill some night, they usually do a Top Marques or Dreadnought night which I don't always go on track, just meet with a few mates.
Maybe as the summer comes in we could get togeather sometime.
any other Scottish lurkers out there?
Jim never realised you were so close, as I live 2 miles west of Leuchars but originaly from Broughty Ferry.
Guy was it your 599 that was sitting in the short stay car park at ABZ last friday evening?
I went for a GTB, rosso/crema, manual with tubi exhaust and decat. I think it fitted my mental image of a ferrari
As for the Lotus, Mmmmmmmmmm... yeah, I guess I am a bit of a fan. The elise is my 3rd so far so I suppose I must be keen and the S1 Exige was just available through a friend of a friend at the right time. I have had them both on track in the past year but will probably stick to the exige this year. I actually sold an absolute mint Lotus Esprit GT3 to make way for the 355 and wondered if I would regret it.. but thats now a definate NO!!
I have seen a couple of 340R's at Knockhill and they look fun but seems a bit impractical, although they have the same Rover 190 VHPD car engine as my Exige.
Almost neighbours I am originally from Dundee but somehow ended up near Arbroath via Edinburgh and Glasgow.
the Red one? sadly not - im not sure whose that is, i arrived back from Singapore and it was sitting there. When i left there was only one in Aberdeen (black) now i have seen 3. My friend owns a red one, but not that one.
Mine is ordered, but not coming, its in Singapore.
He he, i do try - at least we would have at least 2 cars at knockhill!!
hi guy its mike ur detailer here
some of you might know me from PH
i`m from the inverness area and run a detailing bizz with my mate andy
here`s our web site www.extremedetail.co.uk
as for pics of guys cars i hope this will do
nice save!!! i can never figure out how to post pics!!
ill send you more pics of the cars for you to post? infact you have some of the Range and 300 dont you??
can you please post them?? computer dont like me much
Hi Paul, Not really a lurker but after our steak pie lunch the other week I started researching for my next car, joined here to see whats going on re 355 / 550...
BTW Taught my son (3 yrs) to say lamborGHINI and Ferrari after our lunch .. should see the looks he gets at Nursery...
Anyone know of 355 Fiorano special edition in the UK??
....username was wifes idea ...!!
I'm interested in seeing what one of these 355's looks like.
Anyone got any pictures?
Matt, hows about this one?
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Now that Aston is a cracker do sooo love the Vantage
Are you pleased with it? All the reviews sound good - just wondered what an owners view was
going green here
What Vantage? What Aston?