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Spotters Thread For 8V Chassis

Discussion in 'New A3/S3 (8V Chassis)' started by Sandra, Sep 14, 2013.

  1. Sandra

    Sandra MODERATOR
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    If you see an 8V on your travels put a post in here. Just add rough location and colour of car spotted, but please dont put full registration number. Thank you.

    Sandra.
     
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  3. 97catalunya

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    Yay good idea Sandra :D

    Ok let me get this started ;)

    Southend-on-sea

    Daytona, S-Line, 3 door (not mine) ;)
    Amalfi, SE, 3 door
    Glacier, Sport, Sport Back
    Black, Sport Back
     
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    East Sussex,

    Ice silver, Sport back with Pano S line
    Brilliant Black, 3 door S line
    Brilliant red, Sport back, Sport
    Misano Red, 3 door, S line
    Daytona grey, 3 door, S line

    not sure if S lines catch my eye more but 4 out of 5 I have seen since started looking 3 months ago where S line's
    not many considering how much driving I do.
    see loads of A1's round my way though.
     
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    Aberdeen:

    keep spotting the same 2 Glacier white S Lines........maybe get to say hello one day
     
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    Southend A127

    Daytona Sport Back S-Line TFSI with Privacy Glass
     
  7. Daveotto

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    Cheshunt Station

    A3 and A3 SB Glacier white both sport, seen these a few times but never at the same time

    Ware

    A3 SB, s-line in Daytona Grey - seen on a number of occasions around 8.00-8.15 on its way out of town and on its way back into town around 5.15.
     
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    About 1:15 today (15/09) on the Harlestone Road (St James) a white 8v parked on the side street (St. James CEVA Primary School)
     
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    Eaton socon industrial estate, St Neots - amalfi white sportback sport trim (everyday)

    Tesco car park St Neots - scuba blue 3dr s line
     
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    Staines
    A3 Sportback Scuba Blue - Sat 14th. Was the 1st 63 plate I have seen (except DaveOtto).

    Reading
    A3 Sportback Scuba Blue - Sun 15th

    And no, they were not mine! This game is much easier to play than when I first started at my order time, April 2013.
     
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    Saw a black 8V in front of me today leaving Stone (Staffs) and going up towards the A50
     
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    M50 heading towards Ross on Wye, 03 September. Black 1.6 Tdi on a 63 plate, taking it nice and easy on what must have been one of his first days of driving.
     
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    That's where I'm from, see quite a few on my travels but mainly only spot S Lines as they stand out more.
     
  14. Daveotto

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    Wednesday 18th September 7.30pm sea front promenade, Le Treport, Normandie, France - Black SB TDI with privacy glass and what looked like black rotors, was only 8V I saw over the 400 miles I have driven this week.
     
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    M4 junction 11

    A3 Sportback. Black, 63 plate. Monday 16th.

    I wonder if we will ever spot a new A3 that is an Audi-sport member? And they can say "that was me!"
     
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    Ditto!
     
  17. Richyboyp

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    Maybe we could get stickers?? Or do they already exist? Site ones I mean not specific to your profile :)
     
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  18. Sandra

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    we have audi-sport.net stickers on sale in the link below. :) x

    Store - audi-sport.net magazine
     
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    Saw another blue Sportback with the Xenons yesterday, but can't remember where it was now! It would be in either Loughborough, Nottingham or on the A60 somewhere
     
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    Reading Two Grey (Believe Daytona) 3 door A3's WokinghamBrilliant Red 5 door A3Black 5 door A3Unsure of the exact models as they went by fairly fast.
     
  21. NewAudiOwner

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    A3 Sportback Brilliant Black 2.0 TDI in Watford approximately 2:30pm today, driver turned and had a good look at my car....I felt the sudden urge to give her a big :thumbsup: just to share the love, but managed to control myself!!

    I'm clearly still over excited about my car! :happy:
     
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    28th September , M25 jct23, Amalfi white s-line
     
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    A26 nr crowborough - Uckfield 27/9/13
    glacier white 3 door sport
    scuba blue sb sline
    A22 nr upper dicker (yes is a real name of a place !)
    brilliant red sb sport
    brilliant black 3 door S line
    was driving around a lot on Friday, but nearly doubled the amount I have seen around my way in a day, so obviously getting more popular!
     
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    Black A3 8V SB - KW13.....

    Fleet Hampshire this morning.
     
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    Followed another scuba blue sportback into Loughborough today... I think it was SE, quite possibly the same one I saw the other day
     
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    Basingstoke

    Black A3 Sportback 2.0 TDI SE. 63 Reg. 4th oct
     
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    Saw same model and colour at Stevenage dumps today. Had a deleted engine badge. Or was that you Daveotto?
     
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    Sorry, was not me today, been out and about but not as far north as Stevenage,

    whereabouts are you based, sound like you are pretty close to me
     
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    you will probably see me at some point mate I'm always on a60 Nottingham to Loughborough I live in a village on that road.
    mines the best colour black, the best model 3dr s line spec, driven by the best driver ,me! Lol..... I await the abuse don't worry.
     
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    North Stevenage but regularly travel to Ware too. Give it 2 months then look out for mine. Maybe the one I saw today was you one you spotted. It was my first non-white spotted and Daytona looked awesome! Now I'm a little worried as I switched from Daytona to Shiraz last minute!
     
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    My company is based in Ware, and I use the 602 occasionally to get to Stevenage, will look out for you once you get yours, not to late to change your mind on colour :).

    The Daytona I see is a 13 plate, not sure if it's same one as can't see if its debadged as always pass it head on, but looks like its heading in or out of Ware via the 602.
     
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    A certain big pharma perchance? Yes it was a 13 plate.
     
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    Scuba Blue Sportback63 on the M25 between junctions 21 and 23 yesterday afternoon
     
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    Same 13 plate Daytona seen heading out of Ware, towards the A602, this morning at just after 8.00AM
     
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    Saw a 3 dr red Audi S3?? Are they out yet?

    Bristol, wells road. 12:15
     
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    Think I saw you yesterday coming out of Bunny, towards Loughborough at around 5:30 - was that you? Was definitely a new A3 in black anyway but only caught a glimpse as I noticed it at the last minute!
     
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    Drove the entire way from North East London to Center Parcs in Whinefell (Cumbria) last Friday and didn't spot a single A3 8V on my journey (310 miles!). That was until I pulled into the car park and spotted a lovely looking A3 8V Sportback in White (S-Line) with a bike rack on the tailgate. Looked to be a riding on SE suspension.
     
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    that was me! On my way to the Rantcliffe arms pub!
     
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    Basingstoke - 11th Oct 2013

    A3 Sportback S-line Daytona Grey, with roof rails
     
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    I've seen the followingShiraz Red Sportback - I think it was a sport (not s-line) on the A329 Berkshire - Damn it I'm not exclusive around here anymore!Black Sportback in Sonning Common
     
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    Near to me...an externally identical car with one letter different in the registration. Was rather concerned for a moment when I saw it!
     

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