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Youngest B5 I've seen

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by Sulli79, Mar 10, 2012.

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    Saw this today, only ever seen a B5 on a "Y" plate before[​IMG]
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    Is that not a 51 plate?
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    Yup, it is.
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    Possibly a car that was "left behind" unregistered at a dealer or the factory?
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    being a 2.4 im not surprised it got left behind.... possibly the most undesirable engine!!
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    Avant Derv running around here on a "51 " plate, Ironically in the same colour
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    Yeh the last B5's were built in early-mid 2001, so most would have ended up on a Y plate, but left over stock etc would have continued to be sold.

    Theres a few RS4's on 51 too.
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    Just a late registered car. Much like the D plate S1 and J plate S2 RS Turbo's in the Ford RS circles
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    Yep, seen a few for sale here n there! Quite a few RS4's on 51 plates.
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    I nearly bought a misano red b5 rs4 on a 52 plate! I was told it was a pace car therefore not registered untill very late, not sure if this is true. I will have a look for the pictures to confirm!
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    Damn that must have been hanging around the dealer for a while!
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