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Re: Cars

Postby IsiahRashad » Sun Jun 14, 2015 4:53 pm

tflags wrote:...and Porsche is on the brink of dethroning Audi's grip on Le Mans. They'll grab one and two spots with just a year back on business. Dammit you thought those hybrids were just for environmental advocate maggots. Now they are winning races!


McLaren did the same thing 2 or 3 years ago, when they put 6.1 BMW engines.
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Re: Cars

Postby Steph » Mon Jun 15, 2015 8:25 pm

Because I got a full tuition scholarship to the University I'm going to (Universities are VERY expensive in the US), my parents are getting buying me my own car that I will hold the title for. I'm hoping to get a Porsche Cayenne Turbo from around 2008-2009 or newer but I'm not completely sure what I'll get yet, I'll have to see how much my parents are willing to pay in insurance because I'm only 18 and insurance will be high. If they think insurance would be too high I might end up with a Cayenne GTS, maybe a newer version Cayenne S or standard Cayenne, maybe something else, I don't really no but a Cayenne Turbo would be amazing. I know I'm very fortunate.

Right now I drive a Toyota Highlander.
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Re: Cars

Postby nm462272 » Mon Jun 15, 2015 10:13 pm

Steph wrote:Because I got a full tuition scholarship to the University I'm going to (Universities are VERY expensive in the US), my parents are getting buying me my own car that I will hold the title for. I'm hoping to get a Porsche Cayenne Turbo from around 2008-2009 or newer but I'm not completely sure what I'll get yet, I'll have to see how much my parents are willing to pay in insurance because I'm only 18 and insurance will be high. If they think insurance would be too high I might end up with a Cayenne GTS, maybe a newer version Cayenne S or standard Cayenne, maybe something else, I don't really no but a Cayenne Turbo would be amazing. I know I'm very fortunate.

Right now I drive a Toyota Highlander.


What university will you be attending?
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Re: Cars

Postby AvatarX » Mon Jun 15, 2015 11:44 pm

Steph wrote:Because I got a full tuition scholarship to the University I'm going to (Universities are VERY expensive in the US), my parents are getting buying me my own car that I will hold the title for. I'm hoping to get a Porsche Cayenne Turbo from around 2008-2009 or newer but I'm not completely sure what I'll get yet, I'll have to see how much my parents are willing to pay in insurance because I'm only 18 and insurance will be high. If they think insurance would be too high I might end up with a Cayenne GTS, maybe a newer version Cayenne S or standard Cayenne, maybe something else, I don't really no but a Cayenne Turbo would be amazing. I know I'm very fortunate.

Right now I drive a Toyota Highlander.

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Re: Cars

Postby Steph » Tue Jun 16, 2015 1:16 am

AvatarX wrote:
Steph wrote:Because I got a full tuition scholarship to the University I'm going to (Universities are VERY expensive in the US), my parents are getting buying me my own car that I will hold the title for. I'm hoping to get a Porsche Cayenne Turbo from around 2008-2009 or newer but I'm not completely sure what I'll get yet, I'll have to see how much my parents are willing to pay in insurance because I'm only 18 and insurance will be high. If they think insurance would be too high I might end up with a Cayenne GTS, maybe a newer version Cayenne S or standard Cayenne, maybe something else, I don't really no but a Cayenne Turbo would be amazing. I know I'm very fortunate.

Right now I drive a Toyota Highlander.

You are fortunate, not only for the gift, but for the fact that you are allowed to drive such powerful car in such young age. Drive safe when you get it :)


My parents won't mind me having a powerful car, just hoping they can get over the insurance and maintenance, there's a solid chance that they won't let me get a turbo, it's not a done deal.
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Re: Cars

Postby German-American » Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:33 am

@steph where are you going for college? Personally, I'm going to West Virginia university for engineering in aerospace and mechanical....

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Re: Cars

Postby sterndessudens » Thu Jul 09, 2015 1:42 pm

Lucky guys, my parents were too stingy about getting me anything when I made it to university many years ago, not even my own car. Looks like I'll be buying a 2016 VW Golf GTI in around 6 months time since I've been test driving for around 4 months on different types of cars except for my favourite Audi RS3 which is not available here, as Australia tend to have very expensive insurance for us drivers under 25 years old.
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Re: Cars

Postby German-American » Sun Nov 29, 2015 5:38 pm

What do you guys think of the Ford focus ST? I need to get a car in the summer and am looking at it, has plenty of power(250 hp), 6 speed manual, etc.
Any thoughts?

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Re: Cars

Postby JANKER » Sun Nov 29, 2015 5:53 pm

I have a Focus tdci 1.6, 2003 made, never had a problem with it. Works like the first day... I got so used to it that I wouldn't trade it with any. :P
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Re: Cars

Postby JANKER » Sun Nov 29, 2015 6:49 pm

You're in America, you need a 'truck'... :D
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Re: Cars

Postby German-American » Mon Nov 30, 2015 4:19 pm

I like the hatchback style a lot. I feel like it's more practical than others.

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Re: Cars

Postby OhioFan » Mon Nov 30, 2015 8:53 pm

Get an EV, diesel or at least a hybrid. CO2 reductions.

And before you say it, my wife and I both drive hybrids (our last four cars).
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Re: Cars

Postby German-American » Thu Dec 03, 2015 7:27 am

Hybrids are expensive tho

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Re: Cars

Postby ramsej84 » Thu Dec 03, 2015 8:17 am

German-American wrote:Hybrids are expensive tho

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here the Govt. offers a grant for those who opt for one in order to generate interest...
However still it is an expensive option.

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Re: Cars

Postby JANKER » Wed Jan 27, 2016 8:23 pm

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