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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    noone1:

    Spyshots from months ago.

     

     


    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    There is something weird about the roof line but it may be on photos only.


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    RC:

    There is something weird about the roof line but it may be on photos only.

    What's weird about it?


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    It looks pretty long, which I like. I'm a fan of long, cabin forward designs.

    IMG_1377.jpg


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    Love it...


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    noone1:

    It looks pretty long, which I like. I'm a fan of long, cabin forward designs.

    IMG_1377.jpg

    So you must love the R8. Smiley


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    Problem with the R8 is that it looks too much "Audi" and not that different from a TT. But that's why many in Europe like it...


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    Well, I did own one, but the R8 isn't very long or cabin forward IMO. It's actually a but stubby looking.


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    SciFrog:

    Problem with the R8 is that it looks too much "Audi" and not that different from a TT. But that's why many in Europe like it...

    It doesn't really look like a TT in real life, seen both cars next to each other many times and there is no resemblence but of course it looks like an Audi, no doubt about it. It is an Audi Smiley, even if the manufacturer is actually Quattro GmbH (now Audi Sport) and not Audi. Smiley


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    I will have mine in black........

    The roofline actually tried to mimic a jet fighter's cockpit.


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    Whoopsy:

    I will have mine in black........

    Quelle surprise!Smiley


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    Wow, they've exchanged the ugly front with another ugly front. mail


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    crayphile:
    Whoopsy:

    I will have mine in black........

    Quelle surprise!Smiley

     

    Well but this time around I wanted to go for Fire Black, IF they still offer it on the P14.


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    Whoopsy:
    crayphile:
    Whoopsy:

    I will have mine in black........

    Quelle surprise!Smiley

     

    Well but this time around I wanted to go for Fire Black, IF they still offer it on the P14.

    Funny  - that was going to be my choice too Smiley, but I was waiting to see it first. I almost did the LT in Fire Black but that would have buried all the carbon bits.


    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    ALDO:

    they should use white color smileyIMG_8764.jpg

    aldo, would you care to give a comparison between the RS and the 650? nothing scientific or data oriented, just your feelings.

    cheers peter


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    Rossi:

    Wow, they've exchanged the ugly front with another ugly front. mail

     Smiley Smiley


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    Ziggy:
    Rossi:

    Wow, they've exchanged the ugly front with another ugly front. mail

     Smiley Smiley

    They'll get "there" eventually. It took Porsche also a while to get the front lights right after the sunny side up eggs look disaster. Smiley  Smiley


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    Brilliant footage of the McLaren F1's record run. Has a car ever sounded better inside than this one? angel

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93CjrQDC0Ic


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    Porker:

    Brilliant footage of the McLaren F1's record run. Has a car ever sounded better inside than this one? angel

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93CjrQDC0Ic

    Awesome kiss


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    Great kiss


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    pmarkow:
    ALDO:

    they should use white color smileyIMG_8764.jpg

    aldo, would you care to give a comparison between the RS and the 650? nothing scientific or data oriented, just your feelings.

    cheers peter

    Peter,

    I have made a few month ago a relative good comparison. 

    To make it short, both cars a very fast on curvy roads. 

    Highway driving is much smoother with the 650s.

    GT3RS is very stiff - to stiff for normal road. The 650s is more like a flying carpet, which confuses a lot of people, they think that the car could not be fast on track and be so soft. But it can.

    When you have had lot of Porsche cars (911) you take seat in the GT3RS and you are from beginning very fast with the car.

    When starting to drive the 650S you have to learn the car. One of the things is brake steering. You have to brake later to take advantage of this technique. Maybe 4-5 track days and then you familar with that. 

    The 650s spider offers much more then 911 GT3rs, you can drive it open, slow, with your girlfriend, to a dinner, fast, loud, in the city, on highway, on track ...

    The GT3rs makes only fun when you drive it sporty and loud, nothing for city or with passengers.

    If I have to choose just one -> 650s. If I have to choose one car for track only -> GT3RS.


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    Very nice.. Must be amazing to have both to compare and contrast..

    ..I've got to ask the $64k question though: do your neighbours like it? indecisionsmiley


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    DaveGordon:

    ..I've got to ask the $64k question though: do your neighbours like it? indecisionsmiley

    They wish he had an R8 Smiley


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    My neighbors have no problems with my cars or my bikes. Maybe some of them are jealous but didn't heard anybody saying something negative. Lot of people stops and asks about the McLaren. I have a Harley CVO Breakout with Kesstech. Man, this is loud! My neighbors here me from very far and never have someone complained. 


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    Hehe, that's interesting to read. I took the GT3 out this afternoon and it does attract some attention, but nothing compared to when I tried the 570S. I'd never seen so many phones pointed at me..


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    ALDO:
    pmarkow:The 650s spider offers much more then 911 GT3rs, you can drive it open, slow, with your girlfriend, to a dinner, fast, loud, in the city, on highway, on track ...

    Does your wife know? Smiley Smiley

    You need to be more careful, Adnan. Smiley


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    RC:
    ALDO:
    pmarkow:The 650s spider offers much more then 911 GT3rs, you can drive it open, slow, with your girlfriend, to a dinner, fast, loud, in the city, on highway, on track ...

    Does your wife know? Smiley Smiley

    You need to be more careful, Adnan. Smiley

    As long as you don´t write my real name SmileySmileySmileySmileySmileySmileySmiley

    Smiley

     


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    ALDO:
    RC:
    ALDO:
    pmarkow:The 650s spider offers much more then 911 GT3rs, you can drive it open, slow, with your girlfriend, to a dinner, fast, loud, in the city, on highway, on track ...

    Does your wife know? Smiley Smiley

    You need to be more careful, Adnan. Smiley

    As long as you don´t write my real name SmileySmileySmileySmileySmileySmileySmiley

    Smiley

     

    That GT3 RS is mine...otherwise I know who to call... Smiley Smiley


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    First, I have said to Peter, that he can drive with his girlfriend - not me 

    Second, I KILL YOU

     


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    Re: McLaren on a winning streak

    Ah, the classic Dunham...even my kids love Ahmed. indecision


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