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Old 01-02-2004, 21:04   #1 (permalink)
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el xr8

im looking at getting an el xr8. I was wondering which model the 185kw came out in was in the series 2 only?
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it sure was, http://www.fpv.com.au/index.asp?link_id=4.127 <--- check it out for yourself!
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yes, series 2 only - which is mid to late '97 -Oct I believe.

http://www.drive.com.au/buy/market_v...&body=4D+SEDAN

It says Oct here on the drive site. The series 2 got A/C standard as well
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The 185kw cars have twin exhaust tips is an easy way to check if it still has the originals on it.
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The 185kw cars have twin exhaust tips is an easy way to check if it still has the originals on it.
Twin exhaust tips became standard from the 170 kw EF XR8 in late 1994.
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^^^ ... as per FPV site article. Ignore the bit that says they are in high demand on the 2nd hand market though... that, my friends, is a total crock.
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why do u say that? i thought th el2 xr8s woulda been very popular???
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why do u say that? i thought th el2 xr8s woulda been very popular???
Maybe because I have one, manual and modified, that I couldn't sell... and it's hardly a "poor example"...
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oh ok... didnt know that, beats me why otherwise!
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Mr Sparkles el2xr8 is a very nice example of one.
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