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Old 11-12-2002, 15:26   #1 (permalink)
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Smile Forums Gets a mention in E-news

Just was reading an article about FPV in the latest John Mellor E-News and came across this little statement...

"The debate over what FPV should bulid next is currently bubbling along on the FordForums.com website, with a hotter XR6T grabbing over 50 per cent of the votes, and FPV fettled Focus and Raptor models neck and neck at about 24 per cent."

And the article goes on.. interesting to see we are making an impact out there (being everywhere.. hehe :s6:)

The rest of the news can be read here:

John Mellor E-News November 13
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Old 11-12-2002, 16:29   #2 (permalink)
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Have to like that.

thanks mellor!
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Old 11-12-2002, 17:41   #3 (permalink)
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I take full credit for posting that poll originally. :s5

I should also add my thanks to everyone who's responded.



Just hope Geoff, David and co. are listening...:s3
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Excellent stuff indeed! Now how many publications have we appeared in to date - I'm guessing it's about 4-5? We've had AP's interview, the leaked VY pics in The Age and another paper I'm sure, and I'm certain there's one or two more?

As for you JR, why aren't you camped at the dealership? GET OUT THERE AND PITCH YOUR TENT!!!! ... err... perhaps not the best phrasing... anyway, you know what I mean!
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Old 11-12-2002, 18:30   #5 (permalink)
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Great to see!

FF also featured in a small article about the raid last year in one of Ford's general interest press releases.
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The website has also been mentioned in a local paper here in NZ -it is also great to hear that we got a mention in John Mellor's e-news.

I hope the word continues to spread.
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Excellent Stuff

Just goes to show we have some quality posters on the forums
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Thats how i found these forums, external mentions - (hunted it after reading Wheels and seeing GP got opinions from somewhere)
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Yeap definitely some excellent publication and definitely have some quality reading.

Good work JR for making that poll as well.
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..the leaked VY pics in The Age and another paper I'm sure, and I'm certain there's one or two more?
Leaked VY pictures in the 2 biggest selling papers in the country.. The Herald Sun & The Australian. AP's article was also in the Australian.

On a persoanal note it makes me very proud to be involved in this place when you see this sort of noteriety happening.

And it's all due to the quality of the membership of this Forum. [/blatant suckhole!]
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