Cars We Drive!

Discussion in 'Fine Living, Home, Design & Auto' started by Bert1568, Jul 18, 2006.

  1. zjpj83

    zjpj83 Senior member

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    little o' this, little o' that
     


  2. skalogre

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    For my purposes, the most functional vehicle I have owned.

    Ah, the Element. Cleaning the interior with a hose must be entertaining [​IMG]
     


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    A Y Senior member

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    Ah, the Element. Cleaning the interior with a hose must be entertaining [​IMG]

    I believe the user's manual says not to do that.

    --Andre
     


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    Blow the wiring, but you could do a little sponge mop.
    Just about everything is water repellent.
     


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    Does the Element use special materials?
     


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    1973 Lotus Elan S4 Sprint DHC 5 Speed, MiniLite magnesium wheels
    33 years and more than 40,000 miles later, everything is fine
    Obviously, it's not my daily driver
    1991 Bedlington Terrier is optional

    [​IMG]

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    1973 Lotus Elan S4 Sprint DHC 5 Speed, MiniLite magnesium wheels
    33 years and more than 40,000 miles later, everything is fine
    Obviously, it's not my daily driver
    1991 Bedlington Terrier is optional

    [​IMG]

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    Now that's friggin nice. I'm not a fan of sports cars, but I can definitely get on board with this. It probably wouldn't fit my 6'2" 200 lb frame, but still, I like it (it's like admiring a size 8 shoe when you're a size 11).
     


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    I also ride this thing when I am working on my car between races Scooter Burnout its an 05 Vento Zip R3i Scooter with a 70cc Malossi kit, Fender Eliminator, I rewired the turn indicators so they are tucked up and hidden, Malossi Kevlar Belt, Polini Speed Clutch, Polini Evolution Clutch bell, Technigas Next R pipe, Malossi Carbon Fiber Reed Valves, Areche 19mm Carb, and a couple other little mods. Top speed in excess of 65mph (speedo stops at 50mph but it goes well beyond that).
     


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    bigbadbuff Senior member

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    My wife will be driving one of these in the next couple of weeks

    [​IMG]

    I will be driving one of these before the end of the year

    [​IMG]
     


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    [​IMG]

    2001 S-Type 4.0 with 281 Horsies, if memory serves.​
     


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    Does the Element use special materials?

    Nothing too space age. They initially targeted the 20 -30 crowd that wanted to haul around snowboards, bikes, etc.
    so its alot of plastic /rubber /synthetic.
     


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    DNW Senior member

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    I will be driving one of these before the end of the year [​IMG]
    That's an awesome choice (looks very similar to my old car). Make sure you get some conforti performance stuff for it. An M3 sway bar also fits and helps significantly. If you do get it, check out e46fanatics.com forums for some great ideas. Man, I miss my old baby. [​IMG] PS. I have a set of stock 18" wheels and tires if you want them later.
     


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    I just turned in my Yukon XL last week [​IMG] Currently, this is my daily driver for the next 90 day rotation (mine is black with full leather, etc.) - not a status thing for sure, but free gas and insurance make it worth it.
     


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    As of august 12th ill be in a 2006 BMW z4 3.0si

    can't friggin wait

    MrR
     


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