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Old 11-02-2002, 02:23   #1 (permalink)
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Barra Show Cars - What would you like to see?

Just an interesting thing i was just thinking about.

Now that we have all the cars out for us to see (or so we think!) - What would we like to see in after market, or, what would we like to see from people such as Herrod and Autotek? (things like the 300+ and arrow coupe).

Personally, I want to see a big stonker ute, because I like how Ford kicks ass with utes. 350kw ute, just to prove we mean business.

The other thing I wanted to see, was a 300kw Turbo 6 Coupe. Imagine that at the lights with a Skyline? I can picture it already.

How about you guys?
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Old 11-02-2002, 04:05   #2 (permalink)
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yes i agree audio, we have holden and all oteh companies by the balls when we refer to utes, so a BEAUT UTE would be the go.

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as for the coupe, it can be done, and we wont be bagged out by calling it a coupe, where holden went and called it a monaro, when its really just a 2 door comy.
So what. What else was it going to be based on? Chev Monte Carlo? I thought people were over this sort of manure.
Sorry, but the Monaro is a fantastic design. It wouldn't be exported if it was just a two door Commode.
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I wouldn't mind seeing a BA version of this Xplod Falcon.

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Old 11-02-2002, 09:08   #5 (permalink)
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So what. What else was it going to be based on? Chev Monte Carlo? I thought people were over this sort of manure.
Sorry, but the Monaro is a fantastic design. It wouldn't be exported if it was just a two door Commode.
ill just zip me mouth, restrain myself, and goes back to working my FORD XW FAIRMONT 5.8 LITRE WRX MUNCHER before i go postal.
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and sorry for upsetting you FM, but i wanted to xpress my 2c, i hope you understand and forgive my youthfulness and undying support for the FORD and holden competition

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back onto the topic, GO THE 300kw+ UTES!!!!!!
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yes i agree audio, we have holden and all oteh companies by the balls when we refer to utes, so a BEAUT UTE would be the go.

as for the coupe, it can be done, and we wont be bagged out by calling it a coupe, where holden went and called it a monaro, when its really just a 2 door comy.
WTF do you think the original Monaro was? A 2 Door Kingswood FFS.

Was it called the "Kingswood Coupe"? Nope.

Of course a commo was coing to be called monaro. and before you bag it, go and drive it.

I am Sorry, But I am Starting to get Annoyed By Ignorance, Which i mainly come across when talking to holden fans... But it exists here too.
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The current model was not originally going to be called Monaro. Simcoe felt this was looking to the past with a thoroughly modern car. But the public voice wanting a badge from yesterday was too strong.

As for a concept, maybe a convertible or something would be original. Maybe a hybrid-electric 4.0 six, promising V8 performance, would be nice. :D
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this isnt a monaro discussion, its barra show car discussion!
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come on folks! i thought this thread would be a good discussion
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I dont care for a 2 door. I just want a Xplode 300kw Turbo 6 and a Supercharged 5.4L GTHO concept to then come reality.
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