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2 hours ago, Painless said:

We should run a competition to see who can get the worst fuel economy sir !

A Japanese 3.7l V6 vs an American 5.0l V8?

Lol!

Think you've lost that competition before Dad runs out of fuel trying to get to the Start line!

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Hmmm.....I reckon with a breeze block placed on the funny pedal the Nissan would run through a whole tankful in neutral at 7500rpm quite happily whilst Painless wept in a corner whereas the V8 would - probably - do something similar but only at much more economical revs.

When I was a student I had a 2 ltr. Cortina.  My mate (not a student) had a 3.5 Rover SDI.   His V8 was faster and more economical than my Ford.   

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Taking the Fiata to the Heads of the Valleys in a couple of weeks - should be good!

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In a fit of spur of the moment,  weather- induced boredom we decided to let the train take the strain and spend a couple of nights in central London wandering around doing the touristy thing.

I was astonished by how much the skyline has changed in the fifteen years since I last had the opportunity to walk over Tower Bridge.:pic:

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All this high rise glass and stainless steel is all new to me!:startle:

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21 hours ago, DD_Arthur said:

In a fit of spur of the moment,  weather- induced boredom we decided to let the train take the strain and spend a couple of nights in central London wandering around doing the touristy thing.

I was astonished by how much the skyline has changed in the fifteen years since I last had the opportunity to walk over Tower Bridge.:pic:

 

 

 

 

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All this high rise glass and stainless steel is all new to me!:startle:

 

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Possibly Swep!:thumbsu:

I'm more reminded of holidays in Greece when a look over the rooftops would reveal loads of  'unfinished' buildings with a few rods sticking out from concrete roofs.  Wasn't it a local tax dodge or something?

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On 7/23/2019 at 5:52 AM, Painless said:

We should run a competition to see who can get the worst fuel economy sir !

Then go out, needlessly cut down some trees, club a few baby seals and eat some tuna friendly dolphin ??

Sounds like any Sunday afternoon in America!

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Result! Had a chap in a 2019 5.0 mustang pull along side me on the motorway (freeway) today and shout across “ that thing sounds great mate !” 

Well chuffed ?

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More like expensive bumper cars ! Lol

”keep off the grass. £150,000 fine”

Excellent graphics btw.

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