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by chadders
Mon Sep 16, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Two wheels good.
Replies: 215
Views: 9911

Re: Two wheels good.

I've no idea whether this is a good deal or not, not being a biker, but here it is in case it is: Michelin Pilot Power ZR17 Motorcycle Tyres Pair with FREE Optimate 3 worth £49.99! 190 & 120 - £129.58 (With Code) @ M&P Direct https://www.hotukdeals.com/deals/motorcycle-tyres-pair-190-120-3293966?utm...
by chadders
Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Bullshit of the day
Replies: 39
Views: 1052

Re: Bullshit of the day

No, I just looked at ones with no servicing included.

I think part of the reason is the competition between MB, BMW and Audi to sell the most cars and the UK is a major market for them all.
by chadders
Sun Sep 15, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Bullshit of the day
Replies: 39
Views: 1052

Re: Bullshit of the day

I'm not certain how profitable PCPs are to the makers. Admittedly it was a bit ago now but I did some calculations on the cost of buying re PCP as we were looking at a new car. In most cases the total cost of a PCP was less than the depreciation a private buyer would suffer even after getting a reas...
by chadders
Sat Sep 14, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 1897
Views: 45825

Re: EBay Finds

I think the original plan for a replacement TR was for a convertible but this changed to a fixed head, before design was underway, due to the fear of US rollover requirements. The design, and its alternative, that became the TR7 was always a fixed head .
by chadders
Fri Sep 13, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: 1974 Dolomite Sprint
Replies: 202
Views: 6593

Re: 1974 Dolomite Sprint

Judging by how hard it is to push my MGB I can well believe it.
by chadders
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Supercharging the climate with a XJR V8 - Bloody Rot!
Replies: 66
Views: 2941

Re: Supercharging the climate with a XJR V8 - Bloody Rot!

If I remember correctly no Jags have been built at Solihull, apart from the F Pace.
by chadders
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 1897
Views: 45825

Re: EBay Finds

Shelby Daytona coupe, a fixed head AC Cobra.
by chadders
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Bullshit of the day
Replies: 39
Views: 1052

Re: Bullshit of the day

I'm a few years out of date, I hadn't kept up with them selling parts of it.

I know that I'm not in it as I sold my BAA shares to Ferrovial .
by chadders
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Bullshit of the day
Replies: 39
Views: 1052

Re: Bullshit of the day

I think Heathrow is owned by a Spanish company.
by chadders
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Unparallel Renault 16 Happenings
Replies: 294
Views: 11415

Re: Unparallel Renault 16 Happenings

Or turn cannibal.