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Old Jan 27th, 2021, 17:26   #1
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79 on February 2021. Still working at home running my small architectural practice. Main hobby FAC shooting. (Covid-19) stopped all shooting. With time on my hands, I thought what was the only useless thing I could spend some time on. So here it is. All my vehicles owned since 1963 when I took my driving test. I look at the list and think what a sad Bstard I is LOL

Here is the list.
Cars owned since 1963

Porsche 365B Now in Museum
Singer Chamois
Hillman Hunter
Hillman Husky
Vauxhall Viva (Company Car)
Mini 850
Mini 1071 Cooper S
Mini 1275 Cooper S
Morris 2200S (Company Car)
Morris 2200 (Company Car)
Vauxhall Cavalier (Company Car)
Princess 2200 Company Car)
VW Caravanette Split Screen
Morris Estate
Rover 3500
VW Caravanette 2000
Vauxhall Cavalier (Company Car)
Astra GTE (Company Car)
Vauxhall Cavalier (Company Car)
Citroen GTi
Ford Escort 1600i
Alpha Romeo 164 Silver Burnt Out in fire
Alpha Romeo 164
Ford Sapphire Cosworth
Mazda 323 GXI V6
Mazda MX6
Volvo V70 T5
Volvo S80 T6 Dark Blue
BMW 840 Private Sale
Volvo V70 T5
Volvo S80 T6 Dark Blue
Jaguar S Type R
Volvo V70 T5
Mercedes CSL 500
Jaguar S Type R Private Sale
Mini Cooper S
BMW Series 1 - 116i M Sport
Mazda MPS Returned back Leamington Mazda
BMW Series 1 116i M Sport trade in for S60
Volvo S60T6 2011 Polestar Private Sale April 2016
Volvo XC60 T5 From TMS Hinckley
Volvo XC60 D5 From M Brewer Motors
Volvo XC60 T5 R Design Polestar 2017 Volvo Oxford
2018 XC60 T5 R Design with Polestar. Previous XC60 D5 R Design. & 2015 XC60 T5 R Design. Lots of V70's.
2 Jaguar S Type R's.
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Life with the pandemic has become harder. I agree with this. But the list of cars is impressive. I wonder in what year there was a tasting room and can we look at the history of muscle cars?
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Old Feb 23rd, 2021, 13:24   #4
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51 and can't afford to retire yet.... actually nowhere near it. Started with cars in 1988.

Daily Drivers (* Company cars, ** the best car I think I ever had)

Vauxhall Chevette 1.3 GL
Ford Capri 1.6 GL
Fiat Strada 85
Vauxhall Astra Mk1 1.3 S
Vauxhall Cavalier 1.6 GL
Vauxhall Cavalier 1.8 CDi
Volvo 440 Turbo **
Rover Maestro 2.0 Clubman D
Rover 214Si
VW Passat 1.9 TDi
VW Golf GT TDi *
VW Passat TDi 130 SE Estate *
VW Passat TDi 130 S Estate *
Jaguar X-Type 2.0D *
VW Passat 1.9 TDi S Estate *
Audi 100 S-Line TDi 140 Estate *
VW Passat 177 Sport Estate*
Volvo V50 2.0D SE
Volvo XC60 D4 SE Lux NAV *
Volvo XC70 Sport NAV
Volvo V40 D3 SE

"Hobby" Cars

Triumph Spitfire 1500 S (still got, owned 30 years)
2x Triumpg Spitfire
Jaguar XJS V12 Convertible
Jaguar XJ-S 4.0 Coupe
Rover MGF 1.8 VVC
Volvo C70 T5 GT
Volvo C70 T5 GT (again)
Land Rover Defender 110 200 TDi
Land Rover Discovery 300 TDi XS
Land Rover Discovery 300 TDi
Land Rover Freelander ES
Land Rover Freelander Commercial
Volvo XC90 D5 SE
Ford Ranger MK3 Super Cab
Ford Ranger T6 Super Cab
Renault Master Low Loader DCi100 (Horsebox)

Plus probably another 20 that I've bought to repair and "flip" - mostly Volvo and Land Rover.
2015 XC60 D5 SE LUX, 2012 Ford Ranger XL SC, 1977 Triumph Spitfire 1500
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Old Feb 23rd, 2021, 19:24   #5
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Flippin'eck I'm a lightweight, 59 years old and all the cars we (the wife and I) have owned are

Mini Clubman Estate
Hillman Avenger Estate
Suzuki SC100 x2
Ford Fiesta 1.1L
VW Passat Estate
Proton 1.5 - the Mitsubishi Lancer design
Renault Espace
Volvo 940
Volvo 850 x2
Volvo V70
KIA Stonic

even if I add my son's two Peugeot 207s and his current Mazda2 it's not that many

V70 2.5 10v Torslanda Manual 98 Sreg
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