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    Realistic Purchase

    If you could afford it, what car would you have. Don't go overbaord and say something like a Ferrari, Mclaren F1 etc, a realistic life aim. OK lets say a price. £40K and under, brand new on the road. No second hand cars

    Mine is a Honda Civic Type R, or if I did earn a fair bit I'd try and save for a BMW M3.

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    under 40k, one of these :-



    http://www.xtreme-uk.net/EvoVIIXtremeSC.asp

    perfect for tootling down to sainsbury's to pick up the groceries!
    Last edited by fondie; 01-09-2003 at 11:59 PM.

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    Originally posted by Bunjiweb
    errr...

    http://forums.hexus.net/showthread.php?threadid=2183



    Ben
    True but this has a set budget limit

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    I'll have the Monaro when it comes out, should be less than 40K


    /just gotta wait till next year sometime...

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    it does have a set budget limit yes, but its essentially the same thread....

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    Well the other was TOP 5 realistic cars, this is just one.


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    MONARO!!!!!!


    Zak when U get them in bagsy the 1st test drive, oh and can you get me one cheap?

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    you'd trust your car to an aussie ?

    this it ? :- http://www.holden.com.au/www-holden/...=12002&navid=1

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    Originally posted by fondie
    under 40k, one of these :-



    http://www.xtreme-uk.net/EvoVIIXtremeSC.asp

    perfect for tootling down to sainsbury's to pick up the groceries!
    I'm with fondie there...either that or one of the old Makinen editions...

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    Damn hard one this except that it would never be a Monaro. I can't understand why Vauxhall, at a time when they're desparate to improve their image, has chosen one of the most bland motor cars currently in production to lead their range. The three door Astra concept shows a far better design direction compared to a mid-nineties faceless jelly mould Monaro.
    Sorry to be so forthright but it's one of the worst decisions I've seen from a motoring manufacturer in years. Hell I'd rather see rebadged Camero! ..... well you get my meaning anyway

    The Evo is a keeper. Difficult to beat for the cash
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    Coming in at just a touch under 40K (£37,555)



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    I probably won't be able to afford a £40k car, unless I somehow get filthy rich... or at least "comfortable", so I'll stick with my Golf, thankyouverymuch


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    hmmmm.. 40K..... hmmmmm Range Rover.....


    TD6 or V8. Not bothered (although I'd have the diesel given the choice)
    Last edited by Tumble; 02-09-2003 at 02:08 PM.

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    new range rover? URghhhhhhhh....
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    OK, if it's an absolute hard limit of £40, I'll have the XJ6 3.0 litre V6 thanks...

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