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Old 12th April 2007, 22:07   #46
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very good pictures.People look at your car when it apears in the street
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Old 13th April 2007, 01:41   #47
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very good pictures.People look at your car when it apears in the street
Not in my Town - People won't look at this twice!!! The population count is about 60,000 in number and we have 2 Ferrari dealers, 2 Bentley Dealers, 2 Rolls, the only exclusive Aston Martin dealer in the state and countless others.

Interesting bit of Info for property tax collected on cars in 2006 in Greenwich, CT:
The town's 2006 Grand List (tax rolls) includes more than $1 billion in assessed values for automobiles, which raised $5.5 million in revenue for the town. Overall, there were 2,337 cars worth more than $50,000 on the list. There Were:
· 3,769 BMWs
· 3,474 Mercedes-Benzes
· 931 Porsches
· 94 Ferraris
· 90 Bentleys
· 65 Aston Martins
· 40 Maseratis
· 39 Rolls-Royces
· 4 Maybachs
· 1 Lamborghini

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· 39 Rolls-Royces
· 4 Maybachs
· 1 Lamborghini
Haha, guess who's the most exclusive of all?!
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A trivial bit of info - the 4matics are assembled or at least some of the final assembly is completed in Austria by Steyr Puch who assemble the Crossfire, G Class, some ML Class, the X3
This used to happen in the 80s/90s where W124s were taken to Steyr after final assy and converted to AWD. I believe its all in house now. (US market volumes are much higher)
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Haha, guess who's the most exclusive of all?!
Haha - I would be so upset if I worked for Lambo / VW - To see that my competitor outsells me 94 to 1 in one of my primary markets!!!

I think the primary reason is there is no Greenwich Lambo dealer and the Town is very old money. Lambo is brash in your face - nouveau bourgeois - won't go down well with the Hedge Fund guys here. Ferrari is more their style - they're all about the waiting lists and invitations and parading their cars on the avenue. Shame, really - because you know these cars are begging to be driven hard.
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Lamborghini cars like The Murcielago are more hardcore than Ferrari models.Much more special.Lamborghini has invented since the Muira the real supercar , how a supercar must be like
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Lamborghini cars like The Murcielago are more hardcore than Ferrari models.Much more special.Lamborghini has invented since the Muira the real supercar , how a supercar must be like
and another reason; F430s are made in 5000 / yr number compared to Gallardos @ about 5000 / 4 yrs, massive difference there alone and if you see Ferraris have been selling for a long time where as Lambos have always had a very niche market and have always been more of a specialty car maker.

And as is "Any man can ride a horse but it takes a true man to ride the bull "

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"Any man can ride a horse but it takes a true man to ride the bull "
now that is going to be my bumper sticker on my LP640
i will just change "true" to real

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Shall we get beck to discussing the Merc - we are way off topic
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