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Just picked up the Gallardo

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by A3simon, Apr 25, 2007.

  1. A3simon

    A3simon Active Member

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    Well being stuck in Kuwait has its benefits just went and rented a 2007 Gallardo NERA number 47 of 185 and its absolutely awesome. Ill post pics and videos tomorrow when its light im away for a night time burn lol

    Iam in love its un ******* believable
     
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  3. Stevey.D

    Stevey.D A4 3.0 cabriolet

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    two words...... "you t**T !!"

    sorry envy is a weak emotion lol

    two better words "enjoy it !!"
     
  4. fallmonk

    fallmonk Turbo Sport

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    ok im well jellous!
     
  5. dgannon69

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    how much the hire cost u mate?
     
  6. TDI-line

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    Pics please, and how much have you spent on fuel...
     
  7. A3simon

    A3simon Active Member

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    It cost 350 pound for the 24hrs and fuel here is about 18p a litre for high octane super ultra which is the same as v power. Ill post pics and pos vids later once ive had some fun
     
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    A lad i know was supposed to be getting a Gallardo this yr. His dad has now decided to give him his 99T Diablo instead.

    I don't think he'll miss it tho. He's still got a Zonda, 612bhp Gemballa 911, Hummer 2 & has also just bought a RR Phantom & something else, can't remember what tho :rolleyes:

    The Gallardo is still on the cards for him tho, he just has to use the Diablo for a bit. Oh & he also has a £40k 300C. BTW he's only 23


    Craig :cool:
     
  9. JohnS3

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    18p a litre, can someone please remind me why I still live in the UK?
     
  10. Rich

    Rich Rollin on boost mother hubbards

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    Hmmm, you can get those things anywhere though and most of the country is far from picturesque. I think it's pretty rubbish tbh :[ Mainly just due to getting constantly ripped off on various taxes ;*(

    Anyway wp on the Gallardo, got any pics? :D
     
  11. dsmclark40v

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    Poor little rich boy!

    not that i am jelous or anything
     
  12. dsmclark40v

    dsmclark40v Member

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    my cousin lives in Venuzela and he fills up his car for 90p!!
     
  13. Rich

    Rich Rollin on boost mother hubbards

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    hahaha, god sake why do we get so badly ripped off. Would be great to just be able to piss away as much petrol as you like with no worry on costs.
     
  14. silver75

    silver75 Big Ron

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    just another excuse to post some pics of my dream car...:wub: :wub: :wub: :wub:
     
  15. Booth_S4

    Booth_S4 Riding on V8 power

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    :wub: :wub: :wub: OMG now thats just sex wee material!!
     
  16. marmite

    marmite Counting the Tesco Club points

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    :respekt: :rockwoot:

    Yummy Yummy I want one please??
     
  17. A3simon

    A3simon Active Member

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    You're one lucky bastard. That's all I can really say!
     
  19. fallmonk

    fallmonk Turbo Sport

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    do that speed on the M8 going to work every day in my A4 lol
     
  20. nky_84

    nky_84 6th Gear

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    No danger is that 320km/h
     
  21. C_Audiboy

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    Holy **** man - thats fast!!!

    Just think of the downer when you have to get back into your A3 ha ha
     
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    Nice colour too.
     
  24. craigynett

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    I'm not really a Porsche fan but that thing screams stick it in my backbox!!! Yep, 1 very nice piece of machinary


    Craig :cool:
     
  25. A3simon

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    Gone that fast yourself much like. Im going by the fact the speedo read 340 when i was doing it cant imagine its that far out
     
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    My mates brothers friends mums hairdressers mates dogs previous owner has two of every car evaaaaaaaaaaaaa :icon_thumright:
     
  27. Boydie

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    200mph??
     
  28. nky_84

    nky_84 6th Gear

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    i dont doubt that you could do it, on a long, flat, straight, clear road it would eventually get there (although in saying that, i thought the gallardo wasnt quite in the 200+club??)

    Ive done, and been in enough, stupid top speed driving situations to know that any sort of corner is a no no, and if there is traffic about then getting to the cars terminal speed just aint happening as you need to be flat for some while.

    get some pics up! (of the car i mean, not the speedo, we know where that went the last time some idiot did that)
     
  29. A3simon

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    This is pissing me off a bit now the corner in the video is just a small sweep i was coming from about 3 miles away and flat out. The Gallardo can do 197 according to the book so obviously you have to allow for the fact the speedo will be out slightly.
     
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  31. S3 AD

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    That is luuuurvley :hubbahubba:
     
  32. spuddie007

    spuddie007 Thomas the Tank Engine - Choo, Choo!

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    OMFG!!! I have sex wee'd in my pants!
     
  33. Boydie

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    awesome simon! lucky boy!
     
  34. dsmclark40v

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    i remember the first time i saw one in the flesh i was following it and it suddenly over took 4 cars and the sound was incredible. I was thinking about it for about a month after!
     
  35. Booth_S4

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    Nice nice car! bet your had a smile as wide as the car driving that!
     
  36. silver75

    silver75 Big Ron

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    :ohmy: :ohmy: :ohmy: :ohmy: :ohmy: :ohmy: :ohmy:
     
  37. icenutter

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    Now that, I believe, is cool.
     
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    OMG, you jammy git! That is gorgeous!! One thing does perplex me though (doesn't take much, believe me) - you're in a desert, with very little around except sand, so why the feck is there a bend/curve??
     
  39. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost!
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    :hubbahubba: This is what they mean, when they say 'a picture can say a thousand words!' :hubbahubba:
     
  40. fingermouse

    fingermouse thats me

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    is that the new KITT
     
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  42. Markey

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    That sounds awesome in that video if only :)
     

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