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by thommo
Thu Jan 02, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: 2006 Exige S
Replies: 158
Views: 2563

Re: 2006 Exige S

The video is very entertaining. Did the bloke in the check shirt just happen to be passing?
by thommo
Tue Dec 31, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Non Lotus Talk
Topic: UK Breakdown cover
Replies: 11
Views: 401

Re: UK Breakdown cover

Thanks, Graeme. Can you believe it, we beat them down to £111.87. So we signed up again. Gullible, or what?
by thommo
Mon Dec 30, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Non Lotus Talk
Topic: UK Breakdown cover
Replies: 11
Views: 401

Re: UK Breakdown cover

Thanks, Fonzey.
To be fair, our experience with the AA has been entirely positive over the years but the pricing seems to bear no relation to reality. It stems, I think, from the time the AA fell into the hands of two private equity companies.
by thommo
Mon Dec 30, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Non Lotus Talk
Topic: UK Breakdown cover
Replies: 11
Views: 401

UK Breakdown cover

After almost 30 years with the AA, we considering dumping them as their charges for even a minimal service are outrageous. Renewal this year for Roadside and Joint cover for me and Mrs T is £149.17. We managed to batter them down to £120.69 last year. Further to that, we are also covered via NatWest...
by thommo
Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: VHPD Engine inspection
Replies: 46
Views: 1598

Re: VHPD Engine inspection

Good collection of bikes there, I look forward to seeing them. I have five complete cycles. The sixth, my Vitus restoration, came to a halt in the summer but I’ll get going on it again soon.
by thommo
Sun Dec 29, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: 2006 Exige S
Replies: 158
Views: 2563

Re: 2006 Exige S

Top job.
by thommo
Sun Dec 29, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: VHPD Engine inspection
Replies: 46
Views: 1598

Re: VHPD Engine inspection

That’s amazing. On all fronts. First, the fact that your spare is on an engine stand while mine sits on a pallet. I’ve not even dared to check out the stampings in case it’s not a real VHPD. Second, the fact that 500 m away lives a man who is clearly well versed in internal combustion engines. I wel...
by thommo
Sun Dec 29, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Meets + Track Day Reports
Topic: Exiges.com Trackday 2020
Replies: 75
Views: 15805

Re: Exiges.com Trackday 2020

Can hardly bear to read this topic as I am going to miss out (Have I said this before?) Well done, Fonzey for booking TD and the Bull. You’ll have fun.
I’m unable to attend. Did I mention that?
by thommo
Wed Dec 25, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 8
Views: 548

Re: Merry Christmas

And from me . . .
by thommo
Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: 2006 Exige S
Replies: 158
Views: 2563

Re: 2006 Exige S

By the way, do you think you’ve got enough plug sockets?