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- Sun Jan 14, 2018 11:57 am
- Forum: General Chat
- Topic: Have diesel cars got a future?
- Replies: 17
- Views: 195
Purely personally I wouldn't buy a diesel car for the following reasons. Modern petrol engines are becoming increasingly economical and the parts long lasting. I like the low down thump of a decent diesel, but prefer a free revving petrol motor. The future of diesel is uncertain and even vans are no...
- Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:05 am
- Forum: General Chat
- Topic: Flat bottomed steering wheels - why??
- Replies: 66
- Views: 2337
I have just had three weeks driving a car with such a wheel, and did it bother me? Not at all, in fact I really quite liked it as it gave you a decent place to rest your hands. It certainly wouldn't put me off buying a car that had one. The car in questions was a Citroen C4 Cactus which on first aqu...
Nah! Won't happen, unless the President finds an equally bumbling ally, possibly one desperate for a 'friend' and easily influenced, with an incompetent leadership. A country, perhaps an island, that has become cut off and friendless. Just can't see it happening myself. Please please keep this topi...
UK satellites? Any idea what the G in GPS stands for? Anyhow, the G stands for "American satellite" (Positioning System). Could be switched off tomorrow . Although that's true (which most don't realise), it's unlikely to happen. In peacetime, it would require the populace to vote in an id...
- Thu Dec 07, 2017 12:39 pm
- Forum: Advanced Driving - Bikes
- Topic: 'Advanced' - a solicitor writes
- Replies: 37
- Views: 834
I've expected witnesses to think I'm drunk when I'm merely dodging potholes and sunken drains :evil: As for court, I thought we were supposed to get a jury of our peers, so really it shouldn't be a jury of anyone unless they're also advanced trained. It's an interesting precedent for autonomous car...
Triquet wrote:Strangely Brown wrote:I would guess that it is arse covering. If they didn't have the signs out then someone would complain that they weren't warned early enough. That or crass incompetence. I'm not sure.
I think you have it one
Not an MX5. Something with more creature comforts, even heated seats.....well it’s my age that’s what I say. I have driven at least one fwd lsd some years ago and did not like it, too squermy. It was a few years ago now so things might have improved. Some MX5s have heated seats, air conditioning an...