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I must say that I absolutely love the new ride-height. I know people like it low, but I much prefer functional. Yours finds an excellent happy medium between the two I think :)

3 weeks, 5 days ago on Drive Your Dream

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Is Luca Di Montezemolo's displeasure with the current state of F1 entirely due to the fact that Ferrari are doing literally nothing of any note at the moment?


I'd be willing to bet it is.

1 month ago on Ferrari: Goodbye F1, Hello Le Mans?

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@CSFrace Excellent :) thanks man

1 month ago on CSF Race On Your Cooling Questions

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Drat, missed the question session.


Should be a quick one, which is preferable for a fan setup, a push-fan or a pull-fan? All else being equal.

1 month ago on CSF Race On Your Cooling Questions

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Thanks for asking my question, and great response :)

2 months ago on You Ask, Aston Martin Answer: <br/>Marek Reichman On Your Questions

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Oh, and what's your best car-related story? Always a good one :)

3 months, 2 weeks ago on Question Time For The Century Man:<br/> Ask Mr Aston Martin

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First and foremost I have to congratulate you for creating some of the most beautiful cars of the modern era, if not of all time. I truly believe that the V8 Vantage is the modern E-Type in style, performance and sheer desirability.

Now, the question. What plans are afoot to replace the V8 Vantage, and provided there will be a replacement, what sort of design direction are you taking it in? Will it be a subtly altered version of the current design, much like the Vanquish is to the DB9, or will you be treading new ground?

Also, do you see Aston's current design language enduring and evolving over a good few years, or can you see a departure in the not-too-distant future?

3 months, 2 weeks ago on Question Time For The Century Man:<br/> Ask Mr Aston Martin

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Both. It takes a lot of balls to overtake at Monaco, and every single overtake is riskier than on any other circuit. It worked because no-one was expecting it.

 

Kudos for giving it a go, but probably not wise to try it 3 times in a row.

1 year, 1 month ago on DISCUSSION: PEREZ - HERO OR VILLAIN?

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Any chance of getting a high res of the close-up picture of the front? Definitely my favourite.

1 year, 3 months ago on Dream Drive: The Joy Of Muscle Car

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Borked link. Here's a better one: http://tinyurl.com/a8cxo6n

1 year, 6 months ago on Poll: 2013 Automotive Resolutions

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I'm going to finish my Triumph Spitfire 6 project. I've only had it a couple of months, but it's coming along nicely. I'm nearly done on the welding, then I'll strip down the chassis and re-rust proof it. Then I need to rebuild the 2.5PI Triumph inline 6 I have. Then a full respray, lots of go-fast bits and I'm away.

 

Progress album here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/81749070@N07/sets/72157632321362411/

1 year, 6 months ago on Poll: 2013 Automotive Resolutions

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I can't wait to finish my Spit6 project so I can properly enjoy a light, RWD sports car.

 

Great article.

1 year, 8 months ago on Why We Drive

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I only tend to like swaps if they're for the right reasons. A Chevy V8 into a V12 Jag annoys me in particular. It's nothing to do with performance, as the Jag V12 can be brought to silly-high horsepower. It's all to do with lazyness: 'it's easier/cheaper to maintain'.

 

Also, if an engine swap is detrimental to the character of a car, then I tend to be repulsed by them too. This means that almost all LS swaps are out. You just end up with a generic engine in a slightly different shaped body. Exactly the same as every other LS-swapped car: boring.

1 year, 10 months ago on Poll: The Engine Swap Debate

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What about 914/6s? They had 911 engines...

1 year, 10 months ago on We Want Your Porsche 911s!

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 @tenpennyjimmy  @Jonathan Moore  @speedhunters_dino I've been pondering that too. If my current mechanical trend continues I might give it a go on mine. Maybe swap a transaxle drivetrain from a rusted out 75.

 

http://www.flickr.com/photos/81749070@N07/7492487298/in/set-72157630446892844

1 year, 10 months ago on It’s All In The Mix: Interclub Series In Tsukuba

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 @speedhunters_dino Excellent. Love the shots, especially the Giulietta Spider. I've seen a couple of these in real life and they're so pretty they've stopped me in my tracks each time. This is one of the few pictures I've seen that gets close to showing how pretty they are.

1 year, 10 months ago on It’s All In The Mix: Interclub Series In Tsukuba

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 @ComJive Pretty sure it's a Cobra Daytona Coupe (or a replica of one).

1 year, 10 months ago on It’s All In The Mix: Interclub Series In Tsukuba

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Halleluja, something that's not a Hakosuka Skyline.

 

I kid, but it's great to see some of the cars I like the most featured. Any chance of wallpaper sizes?

1 year, 10 months ago on It’s All In The Mix: Interclub Series In Tsukuba

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