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Red Leather Recaros

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by ash_s3, Jul 28, 2009.

  1. ash_s3
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    Just spotted this whilst doing my occasional browse of the S3 section of pistonheads.

    Never seen an S3 with Red Recaros before, re-trim???

    Think they look a bit gash to be fair, but certainly different.

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    http://www.pistonheads.com/sales/1153738.htm
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    I don't think it's a re-trim, I know of one other car with the same colour combination, it was owned by a dealer who has a couple of S3's from time to time, pretty sure it was a special factory order. That particular car has been for sale for a while though, I was looking back in March and remembering seeing it on Autotrader.

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    Possibly.....I know some audi's share very similar seats....Could be from an RS6 for example.
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    think with the correct colour car the red leather would be lush, that combo works well imo
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    Quite like it, think itd suit my black s3, bet to buy now it would cost a bomb and be solid to find.
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    Doubt it, the door inserts and cubby-hole doors are trimmed in red leather, as are the rear seats.

    Must have either been re-trimmed or just a very rare (and expensive id imagine) factory special order.
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    It would have to be a factory option or retrim as I'm pretty sure rs6 and the like have there model embossed on the seats, I quite like it though it's alot nicer than the red interiored TT's
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Its a special order, obviously not many people went for it.

    It would look amazing on the right colour car.
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    ive seen it in the flesh and it looks seriously cool! the akoya silver and red go together like you would not believe. its deffo not a re trim, he is asking a bit much tho! he was not budging on price either so i got on my toes and left:whistle2:
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Was going to say, it would look great in a Red, black or Avus Silver S3, more so the Avus though, saw an RS4 with this combination a while ago and it looked awesome!!
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