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#1 ONLINE   320touring

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:20 AM

Drive it Day started early this morning..

Leg 1- the newly MOT'd 335i woke up the neighbours early doors.

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:33 AM

Phase 2 shall commence shortly..

pre flight fuelling is underway!

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#3 OFFLINE   Tickman

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 06:37 AM

Bus with wings, good effort.

Are you possibly going to be bored of drive it day by the time home is in sight?


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:05 AM

Bus with wings, good effort.
Are you possibly going to be bored of drive it day by the time home is in sight?


Unlikely as not heading straight up the road:)
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:14 AM

Nice one Neil, hopefully you will have an uneventful trip!
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:20 AM

Gatwick North Terminal achieved 30mins ahead of schedule

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:31 AM

First train of the day- scuttlin shuttlin to the South Terminal

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:33 AM

Is that pic of Bus Holdg Bay a clue ?


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:44 AM

Is that pic of Bus Holdg Bay a clue ?

Alas, naw. I have neither Bus licence or Volvo..

Ticket for inward traversing procured

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:49 AM

Is that a ticket for those crap at decision making? Or is it best to decide which station to get off at only when you actually get there? "This one looks iffy, I'll try the other one!"


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:55 AM

Is that a ticket for those crap at decision making? Or is it best to decide which station to get off at only when you actually get there? "This one looks iffy, I'll try the other one!"


having never been to either I thought it best to hedge my bets;)
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 08:20 AM

ooh anuvva chrainz!

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 09:16 AM

Whats that I spy?

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 09:35 AM

Good effort!



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Posted 24 April 2016 - 09:38 AM

you are out collecting a parking meter?


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 09:51 AM

That looks suspiciously like RobT...


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 10:01 AM

Success!

cheers Rob, was ssorth it for the trip in the senny!

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 10:51 AM

Good car that Vectra!
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 10:53 AM

Good work!
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 02:51 PM

5 o clock in the am to do london and a vectra

 

sctsch are insane :D


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:28 PM

Said Vauxhall is quiet, comfortable and nippy. Great motah, brilliant seller.

well chuffed!

Have a pic of it strutting its stuff in the Mercure carpark in sunny Tunbridge Wells..

EXECUTIVE!


also OMGSQUAEREXHAZTZ

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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:30 PM

Also the phone battery had died- logged back into 34 likes- you sad bastards;)
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:34 PM

Top bombing, an ace car at a very very good price. Also my mum's from Croydon! 


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:38 PM

Top bombing, an ace car at a very very good price. Also my mum's from Croydon!


that explains a lot;)
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:41 PM

Some Vauxhalls aren't shit. This is a bargain.


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:41 PM

haha no it dont :P

 

ps ex oast house..........


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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:45 PM

I like it, not you.


(I was next in line if you didn't buy it)
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 05:48 PM

Some Vauxhalls aren't shit. This is a bargain.

Its a lot nicer than I remember them when new, and the 2.2 seems to have a decent dollop of torque

  

haha no it dont :P
 
ps ex oast house..........

Indeed it is. not a bad place to stop on the run up the road:)

I like it, not you.
(I was next in line if you didn't buy it)


I apologise profusely. it was too cheap to pass up
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 06:38 PM

Glad you like it Neil, was nice to meet you and Mrs Touring earlier (even if it meant sacrificing a Sunday lie in!).

Enjoy your hols!
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Posted 24 April 2016 - 07:48 PM

Glad you like it Neil, was nice to meet you and Mrs Touring earlier (even if it meant sacrificing a Sunday lie in!).

Enjoy your hols!


Cheers for gettin up early (and I'm no daft enough to be married;)

well pleased with the car, thanks again!
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