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Post by rkclodhopper » Wed Nov 15, 2017 11:50 am

If anyone out there in Scimmyland is looking for a suitable successor to your Reliant Breadvan you might like this article in last Sunday's Times magazine by Jeremy Clarkson. He reviews the Ferrari GTC4Lusso and the whole text is available on line here https://www.thetimes.co.uk/magazine/the ... -s03l6qffr
But to read it you need to sign on so if you would rather not the interesting bit to us is as follows, in his words 'It's called the GTC4Lusso and its best described as a three-door sports estate. I'm a sucker for a car such as this. There's never been a bad one. The Lancia HPE, the VolvoP1800 ES and the Reliant Scimitar(Princess Anne had one,you know). They were all tremendous, but this Ferrari trumped the lot. It was the best looking car I'd seen'.
He then goes on to mention the price of £230,430 and the glass roof option of £11,520 before saying its not really that good apart from the looks, he then suggests it would make a nice garden ornament and spend the £11k on a plinth.


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Post by Diyhell » Wed Nov 15, 2017 2:50 pm

Did Princess Anne have one?


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Post by scimjim » Wed Nov 15, 2017 2:52 pm

I don't think she likes Ferrari's?

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Post by Terry H » Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:43 pm

Did Princess Anne have one?
Technically the answer to that is no.
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Post by MarkHawkins » Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:59 pm

A few years ago my trip to work took me past Mr Clarksons then house with an old jet fighter parked on his lawn just behind his automatic gates - like a gate guardian - he had to remove it in the end because the traffic would slow down to look at it.


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Post by Roger Pennington » Wed Nov 15, 2017 5:52 pm

Terry H wrote:
Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:43 pm
Did Princess Anne have one?
Technically the answer to that is no.
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