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TRL rather chequered car history in pictures

Post by TRL » Fri Oct 14, 2016 12:24 am

Stumbled over some old pics tonight whilst posting some of the new M140 and thought I might share some of my previous loves
and mistakes with you all..... if I had only kept some of them longer I could have retired down to Cornwall by now. spot the howlers.

Sold for £8500.
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SOLD for £4500
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Sold for £17500
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Sold for £14000
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Why have 1 Clio when you can have 2 and then lose twice as much
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My V8 super car phase.... Wortec exhaust OMG
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Its my new demo (whilst working for BMW...really????)
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My Barbour phase... smelt of dead Stag carcass.....not sure if I ever got rid of that smell?
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My new company car in 2011.... oh what a feeling!
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Sod it lets have another R26.R
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Ok so I could not keep it for more than a few weeks but we can all pretend cant we?
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My Trophy R,,,,, one of only 30 in the UK and I will never sell it (now sold)
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OK so technically it belonged to my old boss, but he left it in my showroom... the one that got away! done 11000 miles only
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My manual M235i with LSD and MP splatterings.... sounded wicked indeed
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"I don't sell cars, I sell thin air, as we have run out of cars"..... :mrgreen:
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Post by Mjh7290 » Fri Oct 14, 2016 6:56 am

Very nice mate if only you had kept the sierra cosworth and brought/kept that m3 you would of had some serious money made on those :)
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Post by Paul CS » Fri Oct 14, 2016 8:15 am

Wow! You are one proper petrol head. Nearly all of those were dream cars for me at one point or another.

Big respect.

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Post by CJ92 » Fri Oct 14, 2016 9:27 am

Very nice indeed.. :)
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Post by RPATMORE » Tue Oct 18, 2016 8:31 pm

Great set of snaps Tony!
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Post by Wibbles » Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:12 pm

Some wicked cars Tony.

Spotted the obvious M240 mistake, you meant M235i :mrgreen:
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Post by Gary_LB » Tue Oct 18, 2016 9:19 pm

Wow that is quite a list!
Now - 2017 Audi S4 Black Edition

Then - M235i, M135i, 120d M Sport Coupe, Subaru Impreza, Toyota Celica T Sport 190, VW Golf GTi Mk4, Saxo VTR

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Post by TRL » Wed Oct 19, 2016 2:35 pm

Gary_LB wrote:Wow that is quite a list!
That's not the list Gary! that's just a few pics I had saved... trust me I could find plenty more!
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Post by Belfast Child » Wed Oct 19, 2016 8:14 pm

You wanna see the previous for the serial supercar owner up north Tony, let alone what he has now!

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Post by Paul CS » Sat Jan 07, 2017 8:31 pm

Just watched this http://www.topgear.com/videos/chris-har ... w-1m-coupe

Go to 09:48...

"One of 450"

How can that be?

I believe TRL.

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Post by TRL » Sat Jan 14, 2017 6:02 pm

Wibbles wrote:Some wicked cars Tony.

Spotted the obvious M240 mistake, you meant M235i :mrgreen:
Ahem. corrected.... and besides aren't you on the wrong forum..... 4 rings!!!
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Post by Wibbles » Sat Jan 14, 2017 6:19 pm

TRL wrote:
Wibbles wrote:Some wicked cars Tony.

Spotted the obvious M240 mistake, you meant M235i :mrgreen:
Ahem. corrected.... and besides aren't you on the wrong forum..... 4 rings!!!
4 rings? No Audi's on my drive.
Wibbles wrote:Some wicked cars Tony.

Spotted the obvious M240 mistake, you meant M235i :mrgreen:
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Post by TRL » Tue Jan 17, 2017 12:05 am

Just checking Wibbles..... in case you had gone to the darkside!
when you going to code my M140 then!
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Post by Wibbles » Tue Jan 17, 2017 6:25 pm

TRL wrote:Just checking Wibbles..... in case you had gone to the darkside!
when you going to code my M140 then!
Whenever you want Tony, drop me a mail and I'll sort you out. :)
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