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Old April 9th, 2016, 07:06 PM
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I'm no purist either. Anyone can spend their money any way thy want. But I don't like ugly things. And this thing is plain gross. Sad part is someone in Greenwich will buy it.
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Old April 9th, 2016, 07:35 PM
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Saw this on the way to my sons Teakwando Class in Greenwich and had to stop and talk to the dealership, Especially with all this accurate trash talk about defenders (of which I happen to have two). To any haters, or anyone curious want to take a guess at the asking price. Hint: It will make anyone planing a restoration smile
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Old April 9th, 2016, 07:37 PM
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175,000 its on eBay!
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Old April 9th, 2016, 07:41 PM
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I didn't say for people that know to post answer, I was hoping to see some guesses.
Next you will tell people Darth Vader is Luke's father.
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Old April 9th, 2016, 07:41 PM
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"They have got to be $#cking dreaming"

Wot a POS !
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Old April 9th, 2016, 07:42 PM
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The guy at the dealership asked me if I thought the price was right. I said a little high
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Old April 9th, 2016, 07:50 PM
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This would be a fortune to debasterdise


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Old April 9th, 2016, 09:13 PM
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I didn't say for people that know to post answer, I was hoping to see some guesses. Next you will tell people Darth Vader is Luke's father.
Eh most on the board are at least generally aware Himalaya prices are $150k-$250k. I think this one sold new for $195k to someone in the city and he did a few mods afterwards.
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Old April 9th, 2016, 09:16 PM
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what else could be added? a sink
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Old April 9th, 2016, 09:22 PM
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what else could be added? a sink
FFS don't give him any more ideas ...
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Old April 9th, 2016, 09:57 PM
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I sat in one of these trucks and I never knew a defender could feel so very little like a defender... The interior upgrades are impressively accommodating. However, they are ugly as hell and I can't help but laugh that after all that money it's still going to drive just like mine... Terrible!
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Old April 9th, 2016, 09:59 PM
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I sat in one of these trucks and I never knew a defender could feel so very little like a defender... The interior upgrades are impressively accommodating. However, they are ugly as hell and I can't help but laugh that after all that money it's still going to drive just like mine... Terrible!


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Old April 9th, 2016, 10:01 PM
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Of all the things in the automotive world that $195k can buy you why the heck do people choose a D90? I assume that was a NAS. If you're going for the pimped out look with lightbars, why not a Raptor F150 or a Wrangler Unlimited? Is it the "rarity" that makes people want to pay that much for one?
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Old April 9th, 2016, 10:30 PM
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I used to ask the same question. Then I realized that it doesn't make sense, because I don't think like a wealthy person. Because I'm not wealthy.

Asking for end-to-end rationality the discretionary spending of uber wealthy people is fruitless
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Old April 10th, 2016, 12:05 AM
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Switching gears to a sighting of a nice ROW 90. Looks like a recent rehab. Very glossy and clean. Love the spare tire inspired "squished" ladder! ;-)

Kits beach today around 5pm. Vancouver, BC.
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Old April 10th, 2016, 04:46 PM
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Just today at 1. I don't remember posting this one yet. Spotted on 41st in Kerrisdale. Vancouver, BC.
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Old April 10th, 2016, 05:16 PM
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I used to ask the same question. Then I realized that it doesn't make sense, because I don't think like a wealthy person. Because I'm not wealthy.

Asking for end-to-end rationality the discretionary spending of uber wealthy people is fruitless
Good taste does not necessarily accompany wealth, and too often it does not.
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Old April 10th, 2016, 07:26 PM
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Old April 10th, 2016, 07:28 PM
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Old April 10th, 2016, 07:36 PM
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I didnt get a pic...but Behr paint advertisment - Defender towing a "house" down the road
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