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Old 02-08-2004, 04:48   #1 (permalink)
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biggrin Finally got my XR8!!

Hi guys/gals,

After running around in an XF for years while saving for my dream car, I finally got it! :s5 I'm extremely happy with it and can't seem to stop driving it around with a big grin on my face, and not to mention the sound of that V8!

Have uploaded some pics to share to all. Enjoy!







Now...to change my sig and avatar....
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Old 02-08-2004, 04:51   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Finally got my XR8!!

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Now...to change my sig and avatar....
and ur username, hehe

very nice car man, any mods on it? or is it stock?
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Old 02-08-2004, 05:54   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Finally got my XR8!!

that looks really mean....havent seen the series 1 tickfords with the series 2 kit before...but it looks fantastic.

congratulations
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Old 02-08-2004, 14:41   #4 (permalink)
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nice car mate, wish i had one
Cousins got one and its sweet
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Old 02-08-2004, 15:06   #5 (permalink)
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Re: Finally got my XR8!!

have u stoped smileing yet ? very nice.
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Old 02-08-2004, 15:17   #6 (permalink)
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Re: Finally got my XR8!!

Well done dude. I know the feeling too. Over 8 years in my XF and my XR8 dreams came true late December. She looks great. Sits nice, great colour, love the tinting. Enjoy. There is nothing like a V8.
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Old 02-08-2004, 22:56   #7 (permalink)
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Thanks guys. To answer some questions:

It is a AUII XR8 with what looks like a dual 2.5" exhaust that joins at the tip, slotted rotors and tinted windows.

The smile is definately still there, and no, there is nothing like that V8 sound at full throttle
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Old 02-08-2004, 23:16   #8 (permalink)
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Re: Finally got my XR8!!

mate she looks beautiful

and i can certainly understand how your feeling, picked up my first V8 last thursday, and my smile is still there too!

the AU1 5 spokes look good i agree

and the spotties in the front bar i am also looking into
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Old 02-08-2004, 23:30   #9 (permalink)
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Look's good mate,the series 1 rim's suit the series II, nothing like the sound of the V8 hey,mmm.
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Old 02-08-2004, 23:32   #10 (permalink)
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I'm missing a V8 in mine, can I borrow yours? he he. Good to see another Venom XR driver on the forums. Well done.
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