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    1. Member R32DBPGenV's Avatar
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      09-11-2012 05:26 AM #1
      For the benefit of the interested parties here in tex ville, today there was an order placed for two of these....





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      09-11-2012 05:45 AM #2
      very nice I assume you were one of them? Be interested to hear how the ride is.
      Yeah I'm a Volvo driver

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      09-11-2012 05:48 AM #3
      I prefer to have bought those two at the top of the page.

      John, we better get personalised plates otherwise we won't know which is mine and which is yours.
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      gt2 is a luxury car, yes.

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      09-11-2012 05:49 AM #4
      Just in case one of those is indeed Wayne's it will do me no harm to say BAGS IN FIRST!

      I hate to ask though, how much were they? I don't expect they will have been erm, good value.
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      That looks like something from their Prep Boy f@ggot collection.
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      Can you give me a heads up when that hits the market.

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      09-11-2012 05:52 AM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by mdt View Post
      Just in case one of those is indeed Wayne's it will do me no harm to say BAGS IN FIRST!

      I hate to ask though, how much were they? I don't expect they will have been erm, good value.
      Actually you would be wrong. Mid 60s on the road.

      There needs to be a new dib rule because the usual suspects just call it but then no action come buying time. So whoever wants to put dibs on my car needs to buy me lunch.
      Quote Originally Posted by Jim Bookie View Post
      gt2 is a luxury car, yes.

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      09-11-2012 05:56 AM #6
      I think I did that a couple of weeks ago. And I'm still waiting for you to sell me your Spyder at a reasonable sum.

      Actually, I don't think you'll go through with it Wayne. Can't see you justifying the purchase even on your own flexible criteria.

      But mid-60s is okay if it really does the business on the track.

      Can't say it's a looker though.
      Quote Originally Posted by TheHamofMam View Post
      That looks like something from their Prep Boy f@ggot collection.
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      Can you give me a heads up when that hits the market.

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      09-11-2012 06:02 AM #7
      fark Matty i forgot you beat me to it. Can I go 2nd? Wayne what happens to the BRZ?

      I reckon an 86 with a turbo kit would have a good chance on the track, not sure how long it would last though.
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      09-11-2012 06:05 AM #8
      I'm actually not interested in it Richard. I don't like the look of it, I've never really been a fan of minis and the idea of a track-oriented two seater reminds me too much of my Mum's old car.

      Don't get me wrong, I'm interested to see what fun John has with it, but it's not for me.
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      That looks like something from their Prep Boy f@ggot collection.
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      Can you give me a heads up when that hits the market.

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      09-11-2012 06:07 AM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by mdt View Post
      I think I did that a couple of weeks ago. And I'm still waiting for you to sell me your Spyder at a reasonable sum.

      Actually, I don't think you'll go through with it Wayne. Can't see you justifying the purchase even on your own flexible criteria.

      But mid-60s is okay if it really does the business on the track.

      Can't say it's a looker though.
      Did what? Buy lunch? Nope - we did buy our interstate guest lunch which is the right thing to do.

      Make it this way. It would cost me much more than that modifying a regular JCW to be track ready. Also, the boot is large enough for all the RCs for a bash session.
      Quote Originally Posted by Jim Bookie View Post
      gt2 is a luxury car, yes.

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      09-11-2012 06:38 AM #10
      when is lunch?
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    11. 09-11-2012 07:01 AM #11
      Other than being a Mini, what is it?

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      09-11-2012 07:02 AM #12
      Quote Originally Posted by skc View Post
      Other than being a Mini, what is it?
      well..... nothing really
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      09-11-2012 07:10 AM #13
      Quote Originally Posted by WAY View Post

      There needs to be a new dib rule because the usual suspects just call it but then no action come buying time. So whoever wants to put dibs on my car needs to buy me lunch.
      Big Mac or New Lamb Burger? I was serious about the BRZ... This not so much
      Quote Originally Posted by Mr Stubby, Esq. View Post
      buy both, save time.

    14. 09-11-2012 07:11 AM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by R32DBPGenV View Post
      well..... nothing really
      Ok, just googled it. You were right

    15. 09-11-2012 07:24 AM #15
      I'd have one in a flash. I still have a soft spot for MINI (and it's not from the stiff suspension pummeling my ass cheecks into submission)

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      09-11-2012 07:44 AM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by MickyD View Post
      I'd have one in a flash. I still have a soft spot for MINI (and it's not from the stiff suspension pummeling my ass cheecks into submission)
      hahaha I reckon this version will be even more pummely (is that a word?) on the butt.
      It changes often

    17. 09-11-2012 07:47 AM #17
      are they natural........?

    18. 09-11-2012 07:54 AM #18
      my butt cheeks? yes. Only artificial parts in me are my pacemaker and bellybutton.

    19. 09-11-2012 08:45 AM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by mdt View Post
      I'm actually not interested in it Richard. I don't like the look of it, I've never really been a fan of minis and the idea of a track-oriented two seater reminds me too much of my Mum's old car.

      Don't get me wrong, I'm interested to see what fun John has with it, but it's not for me.
      It's ok Matty, WAY owes me lunch after losing a bet on the weekend. Apparently Ivanhoe is next to Bundoora in WAYBOURNE.

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      09-11-2012 09:17 AM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by smarm View Post
      It's ok Matty, WAY owes me lunch after losing a bet on the weekend. Apparently Ivanhoe is next to Bundoora in WAYBOURNE.
      It's in the vicinity. I can see where he's coming from. You just have to fight your way through Heidleberg West Warriors style to make it there from Bundoora
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      Quote Originally Posted by Mr Stubby, Esq. View Post
      buy both, save time.

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      09-11-2012 11:51 AM #21
      I have founding member #083 in the original BMW-Sanctioned Mini Clubs... Paid $180, got to be worth at least $2000 by now.

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      09-11-2012 01:49 PM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by MickyD View Post
      I'd have one in a flash. I still have a soft spot for MINI (and it's not from the stiff suspension pummeling my ass cheecks into submission)
      That is exactly what it is - I also still have a soft spot for MINI. The old one I had was one of the most fun cars I have owned. Very different to the high powered stuff obviously, but because it is small and agile, it is great fun.
      Quote Originally Posted by Jim Bookie View Post
      gt2 is a luxury car, yes.

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      09-11-2012 06:14 PM #23
      I cant see Way holding onto this for long - too similiar to the Polo GTI 3 door.

    24. 09-11-2012 06:39 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by BRU20VT View Post
      I cant see Way holding onto this for long - too similiar to the Polo GTI 3 door.

      Not sure - Polo lacked all the hyper tacky Demon Tweeks add ons this Mini has.

    25. 09-11-2012 06:44 PM #25
      Love your work gents ... looking forward to the ausmotive review
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