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MIT

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Sun 01 Apr 18 20:58

New member, new c3 on order!


Hi folks, just wanted to introduce myself, Iím Tim, from Luton ( I know), and Just secured my first c3 after years of dreaming of one.
The car in question is a 74 coupe, thatís been fully restored. Full body strip, paint, new interior, full engine and trans overhaul, running just over 400hp.
I originally wanted a project, but thought Iíd start with a good one, and maybe an early c3 project later.
Iíve literally bought this car a few hours ago, so wonít see it for a while yet.

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kentvette

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Sun 01 Apr 18 21:16

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Hi Tim

Welcome to the club and, to C3 ownership! Looks a nice car in an interesting colour combo. They could have cleaned that engine for the photos though! Laughing Laughing Very smart.

That wait for its arrival will be plenty of time to receive the all important CCCUK sticker! Thumbs up


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roscobbc

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Sun 01 Apr 18 21:18

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


I like the colour - very 1970's yet modern too!


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MIT

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Sun 01 Apr 18 21:26


Cheers guys, itís been a steep learning curve over the last month since taking buying one seriously. Really looking forward to going to a few meets and shows with it later in the year.
Itís the original dark brown, 968.

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Vetteheadtony

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Mon 02 Apr 18 01:33

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Well done, nice colour and looks a nice car, what area are you from?? Essex?


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Bowler

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Mon 02 Apr 18 08:31

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Vetteheadtony wrote (View Post):....... what area are you from?? Essex?

Read the Op again


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JJVETTE

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Mon 02 Apr 18 08:58

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Typical cab driver ...thinking Luton was in Essex ....

I dont use cabs .. I dont wanna pay their mortgage...

LOL.

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Nick B

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Mon 02 Apr 18 09:13

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Welcome in, the Vette looks great.
Thumbs up

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Vetteheadtony

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Mon 02 Apr 18 10:30

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Bowler wrote (View Post):Vetteheadtony wrote (View Post):....... what area are you from?? Essex?

Read the Op again

Well I had just drove 4 1/2 hours back from Devon in the p@#sing rain and was not at my best but a least I still welcomed him to Vette ownership and complimented his car eh!!!


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Forrest Gump

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Mon 02 Apr 18 12:41

Re: New member, new c3 on order!


Welcome to the Club Tim.

The car looks great. Restored and with a rebuilt and uprated engine, it should go well too. What more could one want!!
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