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PostPosted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 10:52 am 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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highlandsflyer wrote:
Why oh why do people drive saloon cars these days?


because it earns me my living


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 10:56 am 
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You are a saloon car racer? Cool!


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 11:06 am 
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highlandsflyer wrote:
Why oh why do people drive saloon cars these days?


Because I can get 5 people and more stuff in it then the so called MPV (company car) I had before!

Saloon and Estates, the way to go.


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highlandsflyer wrote:
Why oh why do people drive saloon cars these days?


Because I can fit my 3 children comfortably in the back + luggage and buggy etc in the boot.


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:08 pm 
King of the Skip Monkeys
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I've got a HUUUGE sub in the boot and can still get 3 medium sized suitcases in the boot as I take Mr & Mrs Johnson on their Golden wedding anniversary to Heathrow with the Prodigy on full....


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:24 pm 
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highlandsflyer wrote:
Why oh why do people drive saloon cars these days?

Because it was vastly cheaper than the estate version and can still take a >3m length of wood / pipe / conduit with ease, and passengers can sit beside each other in comfort rather than sardinewise :)


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:59 pm 
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Because I don't have a dog! :wink:


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i wish i had a saloon. (or even better an estate)


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legrandefromage wrote:
I've got a HUUUGE sub in the boot and can still get 3 medium sized suitcases in the boot as I take Mr & Mrs Johnson on their Golden wedding anniversary to Heathrow with the Prodigy on full....


what a great way to start a honeymoon :lol: :lol:
SMACK MY BI**H UP!!!! :lol: :lol: :lol:


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PostPosted: Wed Aug 18, 2010 6:00 pm 
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Because I don't have a dog! :wink:


Time to get a dog!

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