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20 hours ago, hairnet said:

Me encanta tu coche francés, ¿cuántos euros te gustaría? :D

can i ask why do the spanish put a upside down question mark at the beginning of questions?

 

It will not be for sale and if it was you will have huge trouble importing it now The B word has happened.

To answer your question about marks.

They  can act like the word "do". You know how in English we say, Do you want to go to the market?" Well, there really isn't a "do" for Spanish.

"Do you want to go to the market?" ---- "¿Quieres ir a la mercado?"

"I want to go to the office!" ---- "¡Quiero ir a la oficina!"

 

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10 hours ago, MiniMort said:
10 hours ago, MiniMort said:

Only ever seen one of these in the wild... And that was in France... In the middle of an overgrown field

A surprising number of these are still on the road in Spain.

Made in Spain, under licence, by FASA

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Bit pee'd off as I have not seen too many old cars (by that I mean over 20 years old) in these here parts.

I was looking forward to the local car meet up next week on the first Sunday of the month. Turns out its on the last Sunday of the month (ie today). Bollocks.

 

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This one is complicated.

A lorry with a Renault badge, In the UK often seen as a Dodge. But Renault purchased the brand when Chrysler sold the UK plants. This truck was made in Spain by the company Barreiros.  That comapny has a bit of a chequered ownership. The made a number of vehicles under licnce WiKI. So is it a Dodge, Renault, Or A Barreiros?

My app dates the registration as being 1986. This old classic is still in service. Even if the tank in the rear leaks like a sieve. Look under the vehicle in the front view.

 

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Another oddity A Ford Explorer. My app says the registration is from 1992. Second year of production.

The car was hand painted in a lot of places. The bodywork has many deformations. The car was unoccupied at time of photos. When I walked passed the driver was trying to start it. That took about 5 attempts.

 

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      May I start this off with a short note.
      This post is about how to purchase a Spanish registered car. I have never  done this with the intention of importing a Spanish car into any other country. Having lived in Spain for many years I can assure you that a clerk in an office may just want to make up some sort of regulation which he knows about. Advise is go along with the flow.
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