History of vehicles owned

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jasongtr
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby jasongtr » Fri Dec 20, 2013 5:25 pm

not in that accurate an order

Mini Clubman
ford escort xr3
cavalier saloon sri
astra gte mk2
mk2 escort van
alfa gtv6
mk1 astra
mk2 astra 1600
bmw 728i
mini 1000
astra van
audi coupe 2.2
ford mondeo
renault laguna
saxo vts
golf gti 8v mk2
golf vr6 mk3
mk4 golf 4motion
mk4 golf 4motion
mk4 golf 4motion
mk4 golf r32 - 265hp
mk4 golf r32 - 293hp
bmw E90 330i
toyota mr2 t-bar
toyota mr2 v6 conversion
toyota mr2 v6 conversion
toyota mr2 turbo - 300hp
toyota mr2 turbo - 325hp
toyota mr2 turbo - 450hp
mk2 golf 1.8t BAM conversion - 285hp
ford galaxy
audi a6 2.8 quattro
saab 93 estate
audi s3 - 350hp

can't wait to add - mk2 golf 4wd 400hp to that list
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby silver-stream » Fri Dec 20, 2013 10:59 pm

since 1992 (couple of bikes in here and partners cars as we normaly buy and drive them between us)

Honda MB50
Ford Cortina 1.8L
Mini city 850cc
Honda CB125
Vauxhaull Astra 1.3L
Ford Sierra Saphire 1.8L
Mk3 Polo 1.3L
Mk2 Golf 1.3cl
1967 VW beetle 1500 (still have this now 1641cc and many other mods)
Mk3 Polo 1.9
2003 Alfa 147 1.6
2005 Alfa 147 1.6
2006 Alfa Brera 3.2 V6 Q4 (best car ever :) )
1968 Karmann Ghia (belongs to the misses really and still have it)
2009 VW Scirocco 2.0 Tsi
2010 Alfa 159 Sportwagon Ti 1750tbi (due a new baby in Jan so needed a sensible family car! )
1990 Mk2 Golf Gti 8v 5 door (just purchased :) )
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1990 Mk2 GTi 8v
1967 Vw Beetle 1641cc
1968 Karmann Ghia 1500 (belongs to the other half but I get to drive it :) )
2010 Alfa 159 Ti sportwagon

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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby bazzamk2gti » Sun Dec 22, 2013 7:16 pm

Here's my list

1987 Sierra 1.6 l sapphire
1991 metro 1.1
1990 uno 1.1
1994 fiesta 1.3
1996 vectra 1.8i
1987 scirocco 1.8
1995 escort 1.8i
1996 fiesta 1.6i si
1998 vectra 1.6i
1998 fiesta 1.25 si
1991 golf gti 1.8i 8v Capri green
1993 golf mk3 cl 1.8
1990 Audi coupe 2.3i 20v Quattro
1991 golf gti 16v
1990 golf driver 1.6
1997 golf gti 8v
1990 xr2i fiesta
1995 escort van 1.8 d
1993 fiesta 1.1
1991 fiesta 1.1
1998 escort estate 1.8td
1995 fiesta 1.3
1993 Astra 1.6i
1993 Astra van 1.7d ex fire service
1997 Astra estate 1.7td
1995 Astra 1.8i sport yellow
1995 golf gti 8v
1997 golf gti 8v
1991 golf gti 8v oak green
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Current garage
Mk2 gti 8v daily oak green now gone
Mk3 gti 3dr g60 project still a project
Transporter sport line 172bhp rental
Passat estate blue motion 170bhp 2.0i tdi (company car)
BMW 323i se saloon private motor (looking for a Audi or vw)

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8v_chris
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby 8v_chris » Sun Dec 22, 2013 10:34 pm

1993 peugeot 405 1.9 gtx
2006 peugeot 206 1.1 (written off)
1999 peugeot 306 1.4
???? daihatsu cuore 1.0 (written off)
19?? fiat bravo 1.4 16v
2002 renault clio 1.2 16v
1996 peugeot 306 1.9 d-turbo
2001 peugeot 106 1.1
2001 vw polo sdi 1.9
1990 vw golf mk2 1.3 (scrapped)
1991 vw golf mk2 gti 8v re1900 (still have)
2001 vw bora sport 1.9 115
1999 vw golf mk4 1.6 se (current daily)
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eddypeck
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby eddypeck » Mon Dec 01, 2014 1:16 pm

eddypeck wrote:Just for fun I thought I'd list a history of the various vehicles I've owned.

In chronological order starting in 1990 when I bought a 13 year old TR7 as a fixer upper whilst I was just 15 myself - 3 years in the garage and ready to drive when I was 18!

1977 Triumph TR7
1982 Yamaha DT50MX
1981 Suzuki GP100
1977 Yamaha RS100
1981 Datsun Cherry
1981 Ford Escort Van
1990 Peugeot 405 GD
1994 Ford Escort LX
1987 VW Golf GTi 8v (GTi Engineering)
1980 VW Scirocco (For the gearbox for ^^^ it was salvage unfortunately)
1990 BMW 318i lux touring e30
1999 Peugeot Speedfight 100
1997 Yamaha YZF Thundercat
1997 BMW 318i SE e36
1988 Yamaha FZR 1000 Genesis
1997 Vauxhall Omega Est.
1993 Kawasaki ZZR600 E1
2002 Ford Fiesta 1.6 Ghia
2003 Seat Leno 1.6s
1997 Kawasaki ZX-7r P2
2001 Kawasaki ZX-9r E2
2008 Ford Focus Zetec Est.
1986 VW Golf GTi 8v

I don't think I've missed anything out.

I've also had a couple of JetSki's Kawasaki 400 and Yamaha Superjet 650, 2 banger cars (Mk2 Escort and Chevet)
and long term borrowed or had shares in a mix of other vehicles including:
Series 2a Land Rover LWB Safari
Hillman Avenger
Vauxhall Viva Estate
Mk4 Transit Van

Hope you enjoy, how many of these have you had?


I guess I need to add to this now:

1993 BMW 318i lux touring e30
and
1993 BMW 316i lux touring e30 (for breaking)
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby frank-pearson » Mon Dec 01, 2014 2:01 pm

how haven't I seen this until now...

in nearly 4 years of driving

mk3 golf 1.4
mk2 golf 8v (baby blue one)
astra wobblebox edition
mk4 golf tdi
audi a4 1.8
mk3 golf gti
audi a4 2.4 v6
audi a3 2.0 tdi (sport apparently...)
mk2 golf 8v (bmw blue one)
mk1 caddy (rusty one)
mk2 16v (dead red one)

think ive had some other cars but cant remember

bangers that where bought to abuse round a farm

citreon berlingo
Renault kangoo
Volvo big estate thing
Renault 5 gt turbo
pug 106
ford mondeo

do have an urge to sell the current audi and get either a Octavia vrs, m3 or s4

edit-
also had the mk3 vr and audi a3 1.8t
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James827
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby James827 » Mon Dec 01, 2014 2:32 pm

Lupo SDI 1.7 - Sold onto fund the GTD

MK2 GTD 1.6 - First and favourite mk2. If it was solid and a generally clean shell I wouldn't have bought the below!

MK2 Jetta GL 1.8 (current daily)

MK2 1.3 - donor shell for the GTD motor. Bought taxed and tested for £220. Drove it around the block and parked it up. Still awaiting surgery

I've been driving 3 1/2 years. And it's not a massive list, I'm just not very spontaneous & I love my cars.
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby caledonia2k » Mon Dec 01, 2014 4:20 pm

Y reg Mk2 Polo Breadvan (mars red/pink in places) - bought by my dad when I was a learner. Awesome little car!

D reg Mk2 Polo Breadvan (dark blue) - bought by my dad with my help

G reg Mk2 Golf poverty spec (tornado red) - My first ever owned outright car - had this for ages then sold it to my sister's boyfriend to buy my first mk3

M reg Mk3 Golf 1.4 Match (white) - flippin loved that car, sold it to my cousin who promptly parked it backwards into a field

G reg Mk2 Gold 1.8 Driver BBM (T red i think) - if I knew then what I know now, clutch was gubbed so traded it in for..

N reg MK3 Golf 1.9d (dark blue) - also (notice the lack of a 't' in there !!) - had this at the same time as the White one

Sold both Mk3's and spend a dark period in the Jap Camp.
Y reg Toyota Avensis Estate 2.0L petrol (kinda British racing green) - still my fastest ever mph in a car I owned
05 plate Avensis Hatch 1.8 petrol (grey) - ate it's own engine

Back in a Dub !!!
09 plate B6 Passat estate 2.0L tdi 140 - current daily child and/or bike wagon.

J Plate Mk2 Golf GTI BBM low spec in Royal Blue - lasted 6 weeks until someone destroyed it with a Touran

J reg Mk2 Golf GTI BBM in Oak Green - current - If you can park it and walk away without looking back, you bought the wrong car !!

Those are the cars I've 'owned' without including all of my Mum's cars I drove when young.
Toyota Starlet
Ford Fiesta
Toyota Corolla estate
Technically the first two Polo's was hers but she never saw it so I claim them :D
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jetpacjimmy
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby jetpacjimmy » Mon Dec 01, 2014 5:16 pm

1971 MGBGT
1991 MK2 GTD
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05 MK5 TDi (company car - briefly)
05 Ford Focus (company car - dark days)
1996 Audi 80 Avant TDi
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1980 Mk1 Series one GLS
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01 Passat Tdi Sport Estate
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1985 T25 Single cab JX
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1986 T25 Single cab 1Y
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1992 Mk1 Caddy n/a D
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1991 & 1990 MK2 GTD's
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Pretty varied bunch really, mostly dervs, wish I could have kept hold of a few.
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Re: History of vehicles owned

Postby FinalD » Mon Dec 01, 2014 6:48 pm

Nothing all that interesting really:

Renault 5 1.1 (17)
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Peugeot 306 Xld (17-19)
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Peugeot 205 XR (20)
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BMW e36 328i (21)
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BMW e36 318iS (22-23)
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Ford Mondeo mk3 Zetec 2.0 (23-25)
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BMW e30 325i Touring - parts car (25)
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BMW e30 325i Cabriolet - rebuild (25-26)
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VW Golf mk2 1.8 8v (26-)
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