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Old 09-23-2002, 19:12   #1 (permalink)
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Off to the Ford Launch on the Gold Coast

Thursday is the big day for me this week, got my invite in my hot little hand now,
Ford Lauch of the Falcon, Focus and Courier,
Says on the invite to drive the new Falcon, and also a new jacket is on the way from ford, all complimentary....
Good to be looked after, the company has always had a fleet of falcons, nice to be recognised..... good job Ford.
And thanks, thurday can't come quick enough.

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I'll let you all know how it goes.
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Old 09-23-2002, 20:15   #3 (permalink)
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Take photos plz

and alota them
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Old 09-23-2002, 20:45   #4 (permalink)
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I think im going to a similar thing today at City Ford Melbourne. Should be good. Im taking a camera but dont have many shots left on it.
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I think im going to a similar thing today at City Ford Melbourne. Should be good. Im taking a camera but dont have many shots left on it.
Hey so am I tonight! Might see you there.....cant wait!

Invitation only though....
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Old 09-23-2002, 22:22   #6 (permalink)
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Yhea i walked in there not last weekend but the one before and the dude gave me an invite and i RSVP'ed yesterday. So ill be there!

I havent seen any of the car in the flesh yet, i can't wait.
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Cool....Looks like there may be a good turn up then... I too will have Camera in hand :)
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Old 09-24-2002, 04:22   #8 (permalink)
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Re: Off to the Ford Launch on the Gold Coast

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Originally posted by Benny ELXR8
Thursday is the big day for me this week, got my invite in my hot little hand now,
Ford Lauch of the Falcon, Focus and Courier,
Says on the invite to drive the new Falcon, and also a new jacket is on the way from ford, all complimentary....
Good to be looked after, the company has always had a fleet of falcons, nice to be recognised..... good job Ford.
And thanks, thurday can't come quick enough.

Cheers Benny
Cool, how would I go about scoring a free jacket? :-)
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Old 09-24-2002, 06:54   #9 (permalink)
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Thumbs up well well well...

Well all the waiting and the torment has finally ended!

This evening at City Ford I got up close and personal with some truly fantastic BA's.

1x Red (240Kw) XR6T
1x Mercury Silver (182Kw) XR6
1x Mercury Silver Fairmont
2x Falcon XT's
1x Falcon Futura's
1x FalconXLS Ute

They were incredible. After drooling over the pictures for so long, to finally get the chance to sit and touch these things was GREAT!

The change from the AU to the BA is just amazing. The interior is unbelievable. The whole car is just ACE!!!!

Apart from the obvious stand out 240Kw Turbo, all of the cars were totally awesome. I personally have a new soft spot for the XR6 N/A. The only downside was the lack of any V8's!

Only thing left too do now is drive one!

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Old 09-24-2002, 07:32   #10 (permalink)
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so will these cars be at city ford from now on?? if so, might have to go down and check them out for myself! :s6:
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