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Old 01-12-2003, 02:57   #1 (permalink)
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XR6T upgrade . . . a tough decision

After driving around my new XR6T for 1 month, I've finally decided to put in an order for a BA GT.

Its not that Im not happy with the XR6T, it does everything and more. The XR6T is the fastest and smoothest car I've ever driven.

I took the new XR8 for a spin the other week and it felt like I was back in the saddle, so to speak. I previously owned a AU XR8.

I don't think the BA XR8 went or felt any quicker than my current 6 Turbo. I think I like the rumble and general feeling of the 8 compared with the 6 T.

I've already been told I'm mad for selling it so soon and loosing $9k in the process.

I'll be selling my XR6T for $51k (Factory Roof, Auto, Prem Sound & GPS Sat nav. 1 month old.

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Old 01-12-2003, 03:00   #2 (permalink)
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$9k for one month? Hope the GT is worth it. Best of luck
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the car also has factory leather seats.
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Glad you've got money to burn dont want to buy a cheap Torana while your throwing it away do ya?:s6:
Shouldnt be any trouble selling it with the wait times ppl have at the moment.
Is the purple one on the right just out of shot your's as well?
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Glad you've got money to burn dont want to buy a cheap Torana while your throwing it away do ya?:s6:
Shouldnt be any trouble selling it with the wait times ppl have at the moment.
Is the purple one on the right just out of shot your's as well?
Nice one about the torana. The purple one is not my car.

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Re: XR6T upgrade . . . a tough decision

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I've already been told I'm mad for selling it so soon and loosing $9k in the process.

I'll be selling my XR6T for $51k (Factory Roof, Auto, Prem Sound & GPS Sat nav. 1 month old.
Mate, are you telling us that your XR6T cost $60k???

That is very expensive for a XR6 Turbo!!!!
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off topic, that picture looks effing awesome! just the way its sitting, and the sunroof, really sets it off.

alas... it's not like you're changing over to the dark side, so good luck with the GT, i know you will enjoy it.
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are you trading it in, or are you taking offers?
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That is very expensive for a XR6 Turbo!!!!
Not with the option's:
DVD Satellite Navigation System ($3,600)
Leather ($1,980)
Sunroof ($2,090)
Premium Audio System ($900)
and what ever else he has optioned.
+ dealer delivery and onroads.
At 51k i'd jump at it if i was lookin for one.
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In the trading post, up here in brissy, there is an XR6T for sale, has done 3000k's has leather sunroof premium sound sat nav, he wants 59990 for it, pretty pricey but hey if you didnt want to wait.
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