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Old June 28th, 2012, 08:22 AM
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the boat leaves at 9:15 - he is going to be late!!!! #4 / 500. good spotting
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Old June 28th, 2012, 08:29 AM
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I listed that truck here last week. It went on sale (and sold quickly) last week. It was listed for $22k. Previous owner is over on ExPo.

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Wonder what it drives like. Could you use it as a daily driver?
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Old June 28th, 2012, 08:30 AM
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Are you in a Cayenne? Driver must have thought you were crazy - looks like you passed him on the right then on the left haha.

I can never tell if that's the blue 110 I have the original front doors to (JohnsD90's friend) or the one ECR did. Both trucks look great - probably the one I saw last years submerged in the water taking their boat out for the season.
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Old June 28th, 2012, 08:44 AM
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Saw this yesterday on the road myself...no Pinz, but sort of cool:
That is a "cougar" variant MRAP... By far my favorite MRAP out there, absolutely unstoppable.
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Old June 28th, 2012, 08:46 AM
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Wonder what it drives like. Could you use it as a daily driver?
Apparently loud and drives like shit. It looks cool as hell though, and for transporting boards, and friends with their boards, there's probably nothing more practical!
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Old June 28th, 2012, 09:06 AM
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Apparently loud and drives like shit. It looks cool as hell though, and for transporting boards, and friends with their boards, there's probably nothing more practical!
Thinking bikes. Looked damn cool even if it sucks to drive.
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Old June 28th, 2012, 09:10 AM
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Are you in a Cayenne? Driver must have thought you were crazy - looks like you passed him on the right then on the left haha.

I can never tell if that's the blue 110 I have the original front doors to (JohnsD90's friend) or the one ECR did. Both trucks look great - probably the one I saw last years submerged in the water taking their boat out for the season.
Yeah, I thought I may get some blowback for driving the cayenne when I make such a big deal of my 110 being my daily driver. However, when you need to make it from Duxbury to Worcester in a little over an hour, it's a no-brainer which vehicle I'm taking. There were cobwebs on the steering wheel i drive it so little-no kidding!

Also, I would have never caught up to the driver if I were in the 110, he was hauling ass!

Keith, Yes, I think that's 4/500. Snapped some photos of it last summer at ACK airport parking.
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Are you in a Cayenne? Driver must have thought you were crazy - looks like you passed him on the right then on the left haha.

I can never tell if that's the blue 110 I have the original front doors to (JohnsD90's friend) or the one ECR did. Both trucks look great - probably the one I saw last years submerged in the water taking their boat out for the season.
Yeah, knew I may get some blowback for not driving the 110 like I claim to as a daily driver, but when you've got to make it from Duxbury to Worcester and back in 3-hours, it's a no-brainer what I'm going to drive! I do drive the cayenne so infrequently that there were cobwebs on the steering wheel-no kidding!

Also, I would have never caught up to that guy if I were in the 110, he was hauling ass!

Still, now I'm having doubts if that was the 4/500 truck I saw at ACK airport parking last summer. That truck had a rear work light and the one today did not.... Josh will investigate for us
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Old June 28th, 2012, 09:49 AM
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saw this in Belize

most affordable and dependable land rover defender?

have to click on the pictures to enlarge to see but the downtube says land rover and the top tube says defender
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Bit of a double post, sorry.
Posted from iPhone and 1st try "timed out" then wrote entire comment again only to find that it did actually post the first time-frustrating!
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Old June 28th, 2012, 10:06 AM
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most affordable and dependable land rover defender?

have to click on the pictures to enlarge to see but the downtube says land rover and the top tube says defender
Probably a beach criuser from the last Camel Trophy ever held that resembled more of an MTV Real World vs. Road Rules reality show competition, than the earlier Camel Trophies.
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Old June 28th, 2012, 10:25 AM
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Probably a beach criuser from the last Camel Trophy ever held that resembled more of an MTV Real World vs. Road Rules reality show competition, than the earlier Camel Trophies.

Looks like the camel trophy went through belize in 95. can't believe the bike would have been around that long
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Old June 28th, 2012, 10:37 AM
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most affordable and dependable land rover defender?

have to click on the pictures to enlarge to see but the downtube says land rover and the top tube says defender
That is actually pretty cool.
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Old June 28th, 2012, 10:38 AM
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Not a D, but I spotted it from the highway passing Lorton VA thinking it was a 110, got off and tracked it down...turned out to be a RHD 109, but after the effort figured I'd post a pic anyhow.
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Old June 29th, 2012, 01:52 AM
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97 AA Yellow 90 in Koloa town. In excellent original shape; especially for being on an island.
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Old June 29th, 2012, 02:38 AM
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RHD 90 with shiny green paint on haverford road.
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Old June 29th, 2012, 09:56 AM
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Nice ROW 90 out back of Int. Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport.
Anyone here?
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Old June 29th, 2012, 09:56 AM
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My cousin spotted a White SW 90 with a heritage grille in Maywood on Tuesday.
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Old June 29th, 2012, 10:19 AM
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Nice ROW 90 out back of Int. Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport.
Anyone here?
No idea, but go inside and get their lobster roll! Are you playing on the Horseshoe court?
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Old June 29th, 2012, 10:51 AM
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No idea, but go inside and get their lobster roll! Are you playing on the Horseshoe court?
Yes, their lobster roll is over the top.
Playing tomorrow, don't know what court.
Watching Americas Cup practice today
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Old June 29th, 2012, 10:59 AM
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Watching Americas Cup practice today
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