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    bought a car! (now with pics)

    FINALLY I got my winter/daily run around....

    a Series 2 Escort RS Turbo!


    ok its a f*rd but dam does it fly, mint engine and bodywork, interior v.good condition. current mods:
    k&n induction kit
    bailey dump valve
    magnex exhaust
    lowered (unsure of suspension yet)

    apart from that standard rs spec.


    vrrrrrrrrrrrnnn pssssssht!

    just gotta wait for license back now (just over a week to go! )

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    they are great fun to drive arnt they
    gsi front, sri turbo rear, bk299's, 2x15" diamond m3's and a dls a6 I need more bass ... 1200 rms and counting

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    nice one but a RS turbo isnt a RS turbo unless its a series 1, now thats a car.

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    shes gettin fully valeted sometime this week, and ill get pics online, shes sare needin a clean just now like.

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    nice one.

    how you insuring it tho?
    Previous Astras: 1994 Cesaro 1.8 16v | 2002 SXi 1.6 16v | 2001 Coupé 2.0 Turbo | 1999 LS 1.6 16v
    Other Vauxhalls: 2001 Vectra 1.8 16v| 2003 Vectra GSi 3.2 V6 | 2005 Signum CDTi 150

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    ill check how much ill be when i renew the astra policy in march but for now its goin down as the old dear's second motor lol (ill pay her insurance costs but under her name ofcourse wink wink nudge nudge)

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    what about your ban?
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    Quote Originally Posted by MatG
    what about your ban?
    Quote Originally Posted by adamSXi
    just gotta wait for license back now (just over a week to go!)

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    I meant with your insurance? I would imagine the turbo to be a high insurance group and with a ban and your age be very expensive to insure on your moms insurance or not....most insurance companies wouldnt even allow you to go on as a named driver.
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    not named driver tho, covered thru my own fully comp insurance, 3rd party will do me, its not worth a tenth of the astra

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