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by JDS
Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: Motorsport Elise questions
Replies: 3
Views: 1617

Re: Motorsport Elise questions

Centre seat cars didn't use floor mounted pedals, just the standard top mounted pedal box, fitted centrally. They never had any type approval numbers, and the VIN was different to the road cars. Not with the right PC at the moment, but one of the chassis numbers related to motorsport build. Be inter...
by JDS
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: A question for the BAT Ferrets
Replies: 12
Views: 3372

Re: A question for the BAT Ferrets

3 year old Stinger. That's going to be the performance bargain of the century.

If they can sell any new that is!

They really need to look at the road tax break points!!
by JDS
Fri Jun 01, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Very Angry
Replies: 36
Views: 9808

Re: Very Angry

^ Are you sure you want to do this?? Know a couple of guys that had a new V10 M5 each when they first came out and lost them. Really nice area of Surrey, pretty much a dead end where each lived. One came down and played hunt the key to his car one morning. Followed by play hunt the car. Then he real...
by JDS
Fri Jun 01, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Very Angry
Replies: 36
Views: 9808

Re: Very Angry

That's shit whichever way you read it. Sad to hear. Does make you wonder about having Exiges as an open forum, where people say what they have sat on the drive, and any random can have a looksie? Working in the motor trade, can regale all with some real horror stories going back to the early 90's, a...
by JDS
Thu May 10, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Guys... BUY an Evora!
Replies: 28
Views: 9684

Re: Guys... BUY an Evora!

^^ LOL, much the same. Have to say that that the few Evora's I have been in have been hugely impressive - both NA and SC, even if you ignore the ergonomics which is easily fixeable.. As with all Lotus stuff, there's always an improvement path. Buy an early car, have the later gear change fitted, dam...
by JDS
Fri May 04, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: S3 Specific Topics
Topic: V6 Going
Replies: 70
Views: 72204

Re: V6 Going

I still think I could get to Hofmanns before you! Workl and back is 40 miles, so could run it in for you really quickly. As long as you paid for the fuel obviously!! ;-)
by JDS
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: PistonHeads on Exiges.com
Replies: 16
Views: 4635

Re: PistonHeads on Exiges.com

Lol. Think of how much fuel you would have used if you had taken your Exige, and saved by going in your Merc.

Doh!! 8-)
by JDS
Fri Mar 30, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Meets + Track Day Reports
Topic: Exiges.com Trackday 2018 : Anglesey Easter Monday
Replies: 310
Views: 53588

Re: Exiges.com Trackday 2018 : Anglesey Easter Monday

I bet the Merc can get far more sideways than anything else on track!
by JDS
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Meets + Track Day Reports
Topic: Anglesey 2018 : Southern Convoy
Replies: 12
Views: 4380

Re: Anglesey 2018 : Southern Convoy

:evil: :cry: :evil: :cry: :evil: :cry: Can't make it!!! Hate having a proper job!
by JDS
Sun Mar 18, 2018 9:35 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Lotus marketing
Replies: 13
Views: 4145

Re: Lotus marketing

Now ... what they shoulda,said in BOLD letters is... WE FITTED THAT DIFF THAT WE ALL SAID WE DIDNT NEED ... What they shouldn't of said is that they would have never gone front wheel drive, as 50/50 perfect drivers car. :lol: :lol: :lol: 2 series weird looking thing anyone? It's a Mini. But even we...