Have you spotted an 18 reg yet?

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PSA models of all guises this afternoon. No electrics yet.

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Nearly at the end of March now. It will be interesting to see when the SMMT stats come out whether it has been a terrible month for New Car sales or not. Anecdotally over the month I have only seen a handful, and am getting a little concerned......where is the sarcasm emoticon..... about the poor farmers round here :) I mean none of them have invested in an 18 Reg pick up at all.

...and if it is a terrible month for car sales then let’s predict what the SMMT will give as the reason.....

..uncertainties about B....t. No doubt :-D

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Jaguar FX - at work. One of the directors' I presume.
Seen it loads of times but only looked at the reg today :oops:

My daughter says there are three in her street, been there since day 1 of the release. All one family, posh gits.

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Quite a few today.
Vovlo XC90 in black.
Land Rover Discovery in grey (old shape).
Land Rover Discovery in grey (new shape. I don't like it, so I am tempted to re-christen it as Disgusting).
Land Rover Disgusting in black.
Ford Transit van in white with black stripes.
Tall Ford Transit Van in white (rental van).
Mercedes Vito in metallic grey.
Vauxhall Astra in red.
Vauxhall Mokka in blue

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BMW x-thingy

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I'll add another model to the list. It was a red Mazda, I will call it an MX5 uncertain of whether that is the correct 2018 model number but you know what I mean.

Most distinctive feature....surface rust on the brake discs! Mine were shinier than those ones!

..and number 2, yet again unsure of the exact 2018 model, but undoubtedly a Triumph Bonneville. Chances are it was one of these

http://www.triumphmotorcycles.co.uk/mot ... peedmaster

Now what retro-style new car can you buy today? ( Morgan, Caterham, Mini at a push, Fiat 500)

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Volvo XC90 - white
Dacia Duster - white
Alfa Romeo Stelvio - white.
Toyota Accountant (I think it was an Accountant; it was dull grey and boring!).
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Hell Razor5543 wrote:
08 Apr 2018, 15:29
Toyota Accountant (I think it was an Accountant; it was dull grey and boring!).


:lol: Appeals to the same market segment as the Honda Librarian

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Nissan Juke, Range Rover Ewok.

Did have a wander down my daughter's street but no 18s to be seen.

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My 1st sighting was Friday (normally I'd expect to see one, just walking to the station the 1st day) - well, had seen it (a week?) before, but so startled to see a Tesla in a neighbour's drive, didn't notice the plate.

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Mercedes panzerwagen and a Juke - not surprising as there are thousands of them around here, a few miles from the factory.

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I spotted two Citroens today. A cream C4 Picasso in the High Wycombe area, and a white (with red highlights) C3 in Aylesbury.