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"40's & 50's" Midlife crisis/GTFO my lawn thread.

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by Matic, Jun 18, 2011.

  1. Aug 19, 2019 at 12:00 PM
    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is going full "Ben" Moderator

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    Some stuff. Not a lot, just some.
    Is that thing even real? I've been bitten by mosquitoes bigger than that.
     
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  3. Aug 19, 2019 at 2:31 PM
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    Latest Project I was involved in earlier this summer, 45 minute film.
    We took two injured Firefighters, one visually impaired person, supported by a crew of Firefighters on a 3 day Rafting trip.
    Film was made for AMI-TV, with a storyline as decided by the Video Production team.

    https://www.ami.ca/category/documentaries/media/achievables
     
  4. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:08 PM
    sandjunkie

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    Put a deposit down on this beast today. 2020 Audi RS6 Avant is finally coming to the USA. 600hp German Quattro Wagon. Going to say goodbye to the AMG.

    [​IMG]
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  5. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:14 PM
    RearViewMirror

    RearViewMirror Saw things so much clearer once you... were in my

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    Finally Audi is bringing back the RS models to the US Market. It's about fucking time.
     
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  6. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:16 PM
    sandjunkie

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    Well they have had the TTRS, RS3, and RS5. The bigger news is the Avant.
     
  7. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:18 PM
    RearViewMirror

    RearViewMirror Saw things so much clearer once you... were in my

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    IIRC there was a pretty long drought of RS models in the US a while back? I could be wrong.
     
  8. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:21 PM
    sandjunkie

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    You're correct. Just in recent years (last 5-7) the RS models have been slowly showing up. But still lacking from Europe. I was leaning R8 and another daily driver but this will fit the bill nicely. Stealth enough to daily.
     
  9. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:24 PM
    RearViewMirror

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    If you don't mind me asking... How much does the wagon go for? I've always loved sport wagons.
     
  10. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:31 PM
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    Silver02Taco #DevilHornGang

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    I could not pass up an R8 V10. But, I'd have to be able to afford one to be able to pass it up. :laugh:
     
  11. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:34 PM
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    Pricing hasn't been released. I have an agreement at MSRP. I am guessing between $100-$110k spec'd nicely.
     
  12. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:35 PM
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    I agree, but this checks more boxes and has a certain rarity to it. I can come back to the R8 or similar later.
     
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  13. Aug 20, 2019 at 9:37 PM
    RearViewMirror

    RearViewMirror Saw things so much clearer once you... were in my

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    Sounds about right for a car of that caliber. The virtual cockpit on Audi's these days are the best in the business.
     
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    MQQSE

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    Extremely cool! Thank you for sharing that.
     
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  16. Aug 20, 2019 at 10:16 PM
    VE7OSR

    VE7OSR 'interfering with Natural Selection since 1990'

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    Yeah, almost a normal sight for us in the Pacific NW; though never gets dull. Thought the landlubbers in this forum would really appreciate the view.
    An aeronautical feat, taking on a load that weighs almost as much as the air frame, while in mid flight, with gear down, full flaps, then accelerating back to climb speed.
    Try working out the calculations for that!
     
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    I still say this would be a dream car of mine besides the Lamborghini Huracán

    Porsche GT2 RS

    [​IMG]
     
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    The power and agility of those massive wings...Mother Nature got that model right...better than right...perfect. :thumbsup:
     
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    Sorry to say, that would most likely improve my game lol. The bears would be in no danger from me.
     

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