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Offline mhh

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  • Location: Adelaide
I thought I'd buy one this week but I just couldn't bring myself to pull the trigger. I think I've sold the E63 though. With kids growing up and leaving home there's no real need any more.



Offline JBO


  • Joined: Sep 2011

  • Drives: Something that doesn't meet my aspirations...yet...
  • Location: Adelaide
Cool. 2 doors only then from now on! (apart from the Tesla)
This anonymous clan of slack-jawed troglodytes has cost me the election, and yet if I were to have them killed, I would be the one to go to jail. That's democracy for you. - C Montgomery Burns.



Offline Condor Man

  • Is it a Bird?? Well, sort of, Yes.... 300kph+ club
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  • Location: Melbourne
I am 50/50 at best too.

Driving it tomorrow at 11am for a confirmation.
May the Horse be with you....



Offline Condor Man

  • Is it a Bird?? Well, sort of, Yes.... 300kph+ club
  • Plastic Surgeon

  • Joined: May 2012

  • Drives: A car
  • Location: Melbourne
Ok. I drove it today and I was very impressed with the total package.

In my mind the pros are;

1) Sounds Horn.
2) Very tail happy and playful.
3) It has absolutely everything including front and rear camera, heads up display, foot opening boot thing.
4) Fit and finish inside is to a high standard.
5) It's bloody cheap at $169k on road making it a perfect daily driver in my mind.

Cons;

1) I think it looks very similar to the stock C Class.
2) I hate the wheels.
3) It is clearly turbo charged which gives you that pulling feeling which I am not really a fan of.

So the only decision that I have to make is whether or not I want to sell the Bentley as the C63 is a much more practical car and Mrs Condor has stated that she would prefer to drive the C63 over the Bentley any day.  Then she popped in that a Cali would knock them both off.......
May the Horse be with you....



Offline mhh

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  • Joined: Feb 2006

  • Location: Adelaide
There are several wheel choices so that's easily fixed. Who would be the main driver?



Offline Condor Man

  • Is it a Bird?? Well, sort of, Yes.... 300kph+ club
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  • Joined: May 2012

  • Drives: A car
  • Location: Melbourne
There are several wheel choices so that's easily fixed. Who would be the main driver?

I would probably drive it 3 - 4 days a week and the wife 1 - 2 which would make me happy as I love the titts off her Rangie.
May the Horse be with you....



Offline mhh

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  • Joined: Feb 2006

  • Location: Adelaide
Do it. I would have but I like the Boxster too much and now the kids have their own cars, I don't need a back seat.



Offline Alpinem3e92


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Do it. I would have but I like the Boxster too much and now the kids have their own cars, I don't need a back seat.

Wait for the, likely, more attractive coupe maybe?



Offline mhh

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  • Joined: Feb 2006

  • Location: Adelaide
Wait for the, likely, more attractive coupe maybe?

Maybe. Or something completely different. Or nothing.



Offline Condor Man

  • Is it a Bird?? Well, sort of, Yes.... 300kph+ club
  • Plastic Surgeon

  • Joined: May 2012

  • Drives: A car
  • Location: Melbourne
Do it. I would have but I like the Boxster too much and now the kids have their own cars, I don't need a back seat.

Sometimes it's nice to go incognito..... and I still need the back seats too.
May the Horse be with you....



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