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by fatcat
Tue Mar 23, 2010 8:19 am
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: I need a bigger car...
Replies: 37
Views: 3936

Re: I need a bigger car...

<t>For the fear of being shot down and left burning............. take a minute out and 'consider' the new Skoda Yeti.....<br/> The wife works at a Skoda dealership and I went along to the launch, it really is a cracking vehicle, � 4 � the value and build quality is second to none.<br/> <br/> Go ...
by fatcat
Mon Mar 22, 2010 10:55 am
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Blimey - Trouble at Spa!
Replies: 6
Views: 569

Re: Blimey - Trouble at Spa!

[quote=ade]Looks like it will be sorted soon, if it was one of ours tracks we would spend 6 months talking about thinking about it, before fixing it :( [/quote]

Corrected for accuracy !
by fatcat
Wed Mar 17, 2010 7:52 am
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Power Struggle
Replies: 48
Views: 6295

Re: Power Struggle

Exige S2 = 190hp
Mini Cooper = 115hp
Matiz = 68hp (on the drive, but strictly the father in laws!).

A whopping 124.3hp.

Room for improvement.

Now, if we had this subject 3 years ago it would be a different matter :grin:
by fatcat
Wed Mar 17, 2010 7:45 am
Forum: Parts For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Wanted: ECU for manual throttle, "B" version
Replies: 3
Views: 665

Re: Wanted: ECU for manual throttle, "B" version

I have one in my garage, from a 2004 NA.
by fatcat
Tue Mar 16, 2010 4:51 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Funny ol' day
Replies: 10
Views: 1620

Funny ol' day

<t>I had reason to head up to Norwich today and head back home via a couple of places in Suffolk and home back here in Essex in time for tea.<br/> The day has been great, warm, blue sky and the driving the car was a dream with 'most' people behaving themselves.<br/> Heading up to Norwich I was held ...
by fatcat
Mon Mar 15, 2010 8:12 pm
Forum: Meets + Track Day Reports
Topic: Anglesey ticket up for grabs
Replies: 41
Views: 5669

Re: Anglesey ticket up for grabs

<r>Cheers Pete, really quite pissed off about the whole thing, my client has forced me to re-negotiate a number of surveys that I have already completed, but not been paid for, basically they want 25% more for �2k less.... it's long and complicated, but if we want to continue with this particular ...
by fatcat
Mon Mar 15, 2010 7:37 am
Forum: Meets + Track Day Reports
Topic: Anglesey ticket up for grabs
Replies: 41
Views: 5669

Anglesey ticket up for grabs

Circumstances have forced me to cancel the weekend at Anglesey.

PM me if you want my place.

�195.
by fatcat
Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:13 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: I'd have one of these...........
Replies: 17
Views: 1568

Re: I'd have one of these...........

'' but we're pretty sure that if you asked nicely enough and left them an open cheque they'd be happy to knock one out for you...''


:crazy:
by fatcat
Thu Jan 14, 2010 8:16 am
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Racing Evoras
Replies: 8
Views: 717

Re: Racing Evoras

�120,000 excluding taxes.......... :eek:

What do they do to the car for an extra �70k ?
by fatcat
Wed Jan 13, 2010 1:05 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Exige S2 Touring
Replies: 17
Views: 4509

Re: Wanted - Exige S2 Touring

<r>[quote=pete757][quote=fatcat]Find a PP NA S2 - they are the ones to go for :whistle: [/quote]<br/> <br/> Naaaaa...<br/> <br/> They are designed to get stuck behind caravans!!!! <E>:D</E> [/quote]<br/> <br/> From my recollection we agreed to 'take it easy' on the way back...................... and...