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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    crayphile:
    reginos:

    The colour of the wheels is nice but the wheel design is inharmonious together with this body style.

    Agree. The TDF wheels look better. Oh and  BTW @nberry on the right colour gold wheels look great too

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    On the contrary this photo only proves my point. What do you first see when you look at this photo? Garish gold wheels which subsume the lines of the car. Btw, I hope this isn’t one of your cars.Smiley


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    I think you suffer from anti-Trump goldism, you dismiss anything golden, caused by Trumpism. Smiley SmileySmiley


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    reginos:

    The colour of the wheels is nice but the wheel design is inharmonious together with this body style.

     

    What's worse is that the wheels will be pointing the other way on the other side of the car. 

    OCD in me needs the wheels to point and twist the same way on both sides of the car.


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Whoopsy:
    reginos:

    The colour of the wheels is nice but the wheel design is inharmonious together with this body style.

     

    What's worse is that the wheels will be pointing the other way on the other side of the car. 

    OCD in me needs the wheels to point and twist the same way on both sides of the car.

    Agree, that's why I like straight spokes on a wheel. 

    The TdF wheels in gunmetal would look great on the green beast. 

    Or something like this:


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Here's on in Verde British with grey tdf-wheels, it's certainly nice but I'm certainly happy enough on black tdf's not to go through the hassle of changing them. 

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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Whoopsy:

    What's worse is that the wheels will be pointing the other way on the other side of the car. 

    OCD in me needs the wheels to point and twist the same way on both sides of the car.

    These are the standard wheels on the 812 and they are made in handed form for the left and right side of the car so that they point in the same way on both sides of the car.

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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    ISUK:
    Whoopsy:

    What's worse is that the wheels will be pointing the other way on the other side of the car. 

    OCD in me needs the wheels to point and twist the same way on both sides of the car.

    These are the standard wheels on the 812 and they are made in handed form for the left and right side of the car so that they point in the same way on both sides of the car.

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    Smiley So someone do notice this detail is needed from Ferrari. Bravo. This is what separate the best from the rest. 


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Porker:

    Here's on in Verde British with grey tdf-wheels, it's certainly nice but I'm certainly happy enough on black tdf's not to go through the hassle of changing them. 

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    I like these best of everything shown so far.


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Porker:

    Here's on in Verde British with grey tdf-wheels, it's certainly nice but I'm certainly happy enough on black tdf's not to go through the hassle of changing them. 

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    Smart manSmiley


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Frank would have to move to rennlist if he became a wheel fetishersmiley


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Do you plan to put winter tires on your car?


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    I've thought about it but I don't think it's much use on an 812 wouldn't get anywhere in properly bad weather, no matter the tires. It's not like a could go skiing with one, so I'd rather keep it on fun tires to use when the weather is suitable.


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Makes sense. Smiley


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Mithras:
    Whoopsy:
    reginos:

    The colour of the wheels is nice but the wheel design is inharmonious together with this body style.

     

    What's worse is that the wheels will be pointing the other way on the other side of the car. 

    OCD in me needs the wheels to point and twist the same way on both sides of the car.

    Agree, that's why I like straight spokes on a wheel. 

    The TdF wheels in gunmetal would look great on the green beast. 

    Or something like this:

    Fantastic colour combo


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Porker:

    Unfortunately the police magnet didn't seem to be hidden inside the Olive 911, it must have been placed somewhere inside me... angry


    I might be a bit late to the party but... congrats on that terrific machine. Curious how long you can stay without Porsche though. 

    Regarding that police magnet, I am pretty sure it is hidden in your shoe. The right one, to be specific.

    Smiley


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Took it out for a little drive yesterday, what a thing. It takes a while to adjust to the savagery every time you jump in it. angel

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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Looks amazing. Congrats again Frank  wink


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Porker:

    Took it out for a little drive yesterday, what a thing. It takes a while to adjust to the savagery every time you jump in it. angel

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    Porker, I worry about my 911 parked outside--I can't imagine street parking a Ferrari in your neighborhood.Smiley


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Man that thing is mean looking !! 🤤


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    waiting for PDK:
    Porker:

    Took it out for a little drive yesterday, what a thing. It takes a while to adjust to the savagery every time you jump in it. angel


     

    Porker, I worry about my 911 parked outside--I can't imagine street parking a Ferrari in your neighborhood.Smiley

    The street suffered from the lockdown!


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Absolutely wicked, Frank.kiss


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Porker:

    Took it out for a little drive yesterday, what a thing. It takes a while to adjust to the savagery every time you jump in it. angel

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    IMG_9576.jpg

    Absolutely stunning man! Smiley


    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Looks spectacular in each of those photosangel


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Mine is cooler... Smiley

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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

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    I love this pic... kiss


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    RC:

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    I love this pic... kiss

    Yes, very nice the contrast with the setting.

    Is the side-skirt scratched or just dirty?


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    The skirts are in a different material to the car itself, it's a matte plastic perhaps that's what you see?


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    Porker:

    The skirts are in a different material to the car itself, it's a matte plastic perhaps that's what you see?

    Î…When I zoomed in fully, I realised it's an optical illusion i.e. daylight from underneath the car and it looks like a white scratch along the sideskirt.

    Thinking back on it, you wouldn't fail noticing it if such blemish really existed on this magnificent body Smiley

     


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    Re: Wandered to the dark side

    I reminds me a lot of my favorite Performante picture... (Nappa Valley USA).

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    Not sure however the motif was selected in a clever way... Smiley


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