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Old 11-28-2002, 18:17   #1 (permalink)
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RALPH Magazine Motor Write Up

The BA has officially made it now. Write up in Ralph magazine!

http://ralph.ninemsn.com.au/ralph/motor/default.asp

I now consider Ralph to be of higher journalistic quality than a number of other publications mentioned in these forums.


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You only buy it for the articles right...
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Don't buy it actually, noticed the write up on the web page. There are better magazines to buy for the articles.
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Dave Morley, He's a motor mag jurno if I recall correctly.

Dont know where they are getting their figures from, they must have done it with the aircon on (or a very hot day)
- 0-100km/h: 6.8 seconds
0-400m: 14.8 seconds

Wheels had for the xr6t
0-100kmh 6.0 secs
and 0-400m in 14.4 secs

Motor had for the xr6t
0-100kmh 5.91 sec
and 0-400m in 14.14 sec
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I have a lot of time and respect for Morley. He calls it like he sees it.
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I buy them for the articles. I love reading how the girls keep their skin clear and body tone and terrific. I also like the results of their extensive training.
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All we need now is a good write up in FHM! - Me thinks it'd be the perfect magazine if the XR6T and Holy Valance could share the front cover respectivley...

or even with Anna K' - i don't mind
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Old 11-28-2002, 22:37   #8 (permalink)
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Is it manual?

NZ Autocar got 6.5, not sure of the 400m.
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There's articles in the mag:oo1:
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My bloody oath. Morley is by far the best motoring journalist in this fine country. Has a brilliant sense of humour too!
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