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Old 27th May 2007, 02:37   #16
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Next question is colour. I am thinking tour de france blue with blue carpets, blue dash, crema leather and blue stitching.... The red's are great but quite in your face....
Well that too would look fabulous! Great choice!

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The other thing is, it has to be a manual box. I love that gated shift - the first time I got my hands on a Ferrari (2003 360F1) I got bored of the F1 shift quickly. The manual is for "man" the F is for female - : ) I only kidding
Agreed completely the manual is THE version to go for! The F1 is for sissies!!!

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ME! ME as your chauffer. Then you can say your Chauffer's Chauffer drives a RS.
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Old 27th May 2007, 06:04   #17
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Lamborghini Gallardo
Ferrari 430
Aston Martin AMV8
if you're not into track days, then i'd suggest you go in for an Aston Martin. it's more exclusive compared to the others.
that's the one i would pick over your other choices.

if you plan to take your car onto the track then i guess the Ferrari would be more fun than the Lamborghini - unless you have really wet and slippery weather in Tokyo.
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my heart is telling me Ferrari....
The other thing is, it has to be a manual box. I love that gated shift - the first time I got my hands on a Ferrari (2003 360F1) I got bored of the F1 shift quickly. The manual is for "man" the F is for female - : ) I only kidding
YES (as my avatar suggests!). After seeing this post of yours i am pretty sure you know what you want, and just wanted some encouragement here!

Im not too sure about the blueblueblue...maybe just on the outside..donno about the rest.

Heres a video that will make you feel like your money is going to be well spent on the 430 (assuming a similar amount of attention is given to the 430!) -

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ME! ME as your chauffer. Then you can say your Chauffer's Chauffer drives a RS.
Ummm...actually your chauffer drives an RS!!!

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Man.. how many ppl get to make such decisions?? i feel the Lambo has more oomph.. then again the 430 has its own place.. the AM seems out of place.. I am also thinking of the Lambo or the F430..(although in a 1:18 scale) Good luck on ur quest!!

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Ummm...actually your chauffer drives an RS!!!
I said he drives one (with me usually in it). I did not say he OWNS one did I?
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I said he drives one (with me usually in it). I did not say he OWNS one did I?
Oops..sorry..i missed the double chauffer in your first post! >
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YES (as my avatar suggests!). After seeing this post of yours i am pretty sure you know what you want, and just wanted some encouragement here!

Im not too sure about the blueblueblue...maybe just on the outside..donno about the rest.

Heres a video that will make you feel like your money is going to be well spent on the 430 (assuming a similar amount of attention is given to the 430!) -



Ummm...actually your chauffer drives an RS!!!

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Thanks for the link! I am still not 100% on the blue, my last 4 cars have been black or blue! I hate making colour choices because I always end up changing my mind after a month of getting the car Oh well, the wife reckons black, will let her decide on the day and hold her responsible afterwards
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Now that i see you are back, what ever happened here ?

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I think he's bought a E-Gear Gallardo! Going from the videos he's posted in another thread.
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Hello All

This is me - I don't have too much time to post sadly...

http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/introd...o-tokyo-2.html (Hello From Tokyo)

Anyways, what do you guys reckon I should get next?

Lamborghini Gallardo
Ferrari 430
Aston Martin AMV8

I will keep my 997 for a few more months and buy my wife a Boxster S - she likes cabs but not the look of the 997 Cab - I agree. The Boxster is a much more attractive car as a cab.

Interested in your comments.
This is more like a bragging thread than an advise thread.... show off
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I think he's bought a E-Gear Gallardo! Going from the videos he's posted in another thread.
That looked kinda like a test drive to me...hence the question.

However, remember that most purchase decisions are steered by women, so going by that and what he said his wife's opinion was, you might be right

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