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by GHT
Wed Jan 19, 2022 1:09 pm
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Topic: breakdown truck
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Old Book Face won't let me see, not unless I sign up and give up my details. Tell you what though, does anyone know who makes these? Had one go by, couldn't catch the decal, he was flying! aeromobil.jpg The earlier model wasn't nearly so aerodynamic. The only way you could get it airborne depended ...
by GHT
Sun Jan 16, 2022 5:50 pm
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Topic: breakdown truck
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Dick wrote:
Fri Jan 14, 2022 1:44 pm
i drove the new Mercedes truck a couple of months ago... i was so tempted to get a job on the trucks again..
You can earn a really good income if you have the right licence. Waitrose are offering their drivers £54K.
by GHT
Thu Jan 13, 2022 11:51 am
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Topic: breakdown truck
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Just curious Rich, have you seen the new Ford truck yet? Ford have decided to get back into the commercial market, but for now, only in left hand drive.
by GHT
Thu Jan 13, 2022 11:46 am
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Topic: breakdown truck
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C 50? Fine if you stay in a country without big hills, C 90 for me please. :drool: Mine was a 70s model, i did get another late restricted model just before I left Blighty but it was quite asthmatic in comparison... my old one could easily carry 8 kids climb any hill/track and was a great trails bi...
by GHT
Thu Jan 06, 2022 10:03 pm
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Topic: breakdown truck
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That Beamer deco kit is a bit old hat Rich, this is what BMW are up to of late.
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They also do a very retro/art deco bike:
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But if you want to turn heads, go back to the future with this:
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by GHT
Wed Dec 29, 2021 3:15 pm
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Topic: breakdown truck
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by GHT
Mon Dec 27, 2021 8:26 am
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Santa drives an MG. What an endorsement!
by GHT
Fri Dec 24, 2021 9:46 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What would you buy & why?
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Views: 616058

Re: What would you buy & why?

Teslas seem very popular round here, I think their ugly appearance is further uglified by the fact that the preferred colour seems to be porcelain white. Great description, porcelain white, makes it sound like a lavatory. How to replace the battery on a tesla https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/expl...
by GHT
Fri Dec 24, 2021 12:50 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What would you buy & why?
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Views: 616058

Re: What would you buy & why?

They'd sold their lovely, low mileage Porsche Boxster and their daily driver, a 3 year old Civic Type R, to finance the new EV's purchase and the Honda had sold for a mere £100 less than it had cost when new! The Tesla is a very impressive appliance in many ways, not least in its crazy amount of gr...
by GHT
Wed Dec 22, 2021 11:24 pm
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Topic: breakdown truck
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The provenance of the second one must be worth something, if you know who Charles Trenet was. I do, and I expect GHT does, being a gentleman of similarly mature years. Charles qui? Charles Trenet, who died in 2001, aged 87, was the most influential popular French songwriter of the mid-20th century....