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Old 08-12-2002, 17:56   #1 (permalink)
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XR8 Wagon

Does the prospect of the XR8 Wagon interest anyone ??

I noticed it on one of the model rundowns ....
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Old 08-12-2002, 17:59   #2 (permalink)
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Pete? where's Aussie Pete?

I think he just might be interested.
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Old 08-12-2002, 18:17   #3 (permalink)
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it interests me, but i couldnt buy one for say ten years lol.

but it think a lot of people would buy them instead of the stock standard wagon.
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Old 08-12-2002, 19:24   #4 (permalink)
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I think it be a one off Aussie Pete special.
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Old 08-12-2002, 23:52   #5 (permalink)
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You can sort of build your own anyway, by chucking an XR8-like kit on a modded V8 Forte wagon. I've seen Commodore SS wagons done this way.
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I live In Bendigo and I dont know If anyone else In Bendigo has seen it but there is this black fairmont wagon with all the Tickford external options ie, wheels bodykit and it has the XR8 front on it and I must say that it looks extreamly good ,I would love to see them on the production line.
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I agree for most of us that will end up bringing up the family & having to get a larger "Family Wagon" an XR Wagon would be a good seller, More to the point easier to persuade the missus
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Old 08-13-2002, 05:52   #8 (permalink)
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There's an XR lookalike wagon advertised in the Melbourne Trading Post this week - certainly looks a bit different...

Have a look at:

http://www.melbournetradingpost.com....W100200038.jpg
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If that's not the delaership on Princess hwy in Dandenong, it's the second one I have seen
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well i love XR wagons, and when i win the lotto i will get one.

so i have two chances, buckleys and none lol

but i love wagons, i saw a standard white EF wagon at the 7-11 the other night, it had thin 5 spoke 17 (or 18"?) wheels, and it was slammed on its guts and it looked 'tha sh!t" (that means good)

i wanted to talk to the bloke but i was on the way out of the carpark and i didnt want to look like a psycho....

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