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by Caprifan Rob
Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:57 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Haynes Breakfast Meets 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 50

Re: Haynes Breakfast Meets 2019

Andrew 2.8i wrote:
andyd wrote:At present I would be interested in April and/or May.

May would be a bit too close to CCI, so for me April would be better.

Andrew.

I’d be up for April :wave:
by Caprifan Rob
Tue Dec 18, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: My 2.8 Injection
Replies: 10
Views: 147

Re: My 2.8 Injection

Andrew 2.8i wrote:I look forward to hearing more about your car.

Yes, me too, nice to have a new car on the block. Welcome to the forum, good luck with your new purchase. By the way you must be very tall looking at the angle of your photographs..
by Caprifan Rob
Sat Dec 15, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Christmas!
Replies: 9
Views: 100

Re: Happy Christmas!

Andrew 2.8i wrote:I hope you all have a good one!

Cheers Andrew. Goes for me too, have a Great Christmas Everyone :cheers:
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Dec 13, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Classic Car Weekly
Replies: 12
Views: 121

Re: Classic Car Weekly

Nice one Danny, don’t read this much but will definitely get this one. Great to see your views too Martin. Looking forward to reading it.
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Dec 13, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Sierra and Capri UK ads
Replies: 15
Views: 158

Re: Sierra and Capri UK ads

Andrew 2.8i wrote:
Paul G wrote:Personally I like the VAG stuff and an Octavia is a bargain price Audi in my opinion.

Skodas are fitted with an indicator stalk too, whereas it would appear that Audis aren't....

Andrew.

:lol: :lol:
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Dec 13, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Sierra and Capri UK ads
Replies: 15
Views: 158

Re: Sierra and Capri UK ads

At least with the two old ads they were proper car ads What a comparison with a seventies or eighties brochure where you would have a page for each of the models, L, Gl, Super de Lux, Ghia or Vanden plas etc which would have photos of the inside, outside, engine, boot and other aspects of the parti...
by Caprifan Rob
Wed Dec 12, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Sierra and Capri UK ads
Replies: 15
Views: 158

Re: Sierra and Capri UK ads

andyd wrote:The Capri ad was definately UK summer weather :lol:

The ironic thing is, most of us panic now about driving them in that sort of weather :lol:
by Caprifan Rob
Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: When a plan goes out the window...
Replies: 49
Views: 652

Re: When a plan goes out the window...

Fordoholic Nick wrote:
Andrew 2.8i wrote:Image.


There is serious talk of a special organised Capri Day here next summer. Still deciding if non Pinto Capris will be allowed to attend :lol:


If non-pinto’s allowed.. put me down for some of that :D :cheers:
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Happy Birthday Andrew
Replies: 11
Views: 159

Re: Happy Birthday Andrew

Happy Birthday Andrew :cheers: Hope you had a good one.
by Caprifan Rob
Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Who Remembers?
Replies: 708
Views: 42711

Re: Who Remembers?

Ideal for the festive season, Blue Peters tinsel coat hangers :woot:

Image
by Caprifan Rob
Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Beware...
Replies: 10
Views: 152

Re: Beware...

Never trust a man with an Austin 1100 ;) Can’t believe they let those actors smash the windscreen. No health & safety in the 70s .. :spank:
by Caprifan Rob
Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Birthday Boy
Replies: 12
Views: 162

Re: Birthday Boy

andyd wrote:
Andrew 2.8i wrote:
andyd wrote: Beige trousers too :oops: :D

Flat cap as well? :lol:

Image

Perfect :lol:
by Caprifan Rob
Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Birthday Boy
Replies: 12
Views: 162

Re: Birthday Boy

Happy Birthday Nick :cheers: , only one more year ‘till you start pissing yourself :wave:
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Nov 29, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Capri In Magazine
Replies: 12
Views: 186

Re: Capri In Magazine

Andrew 2.8i wrote:Although I disagree with you about your car not being worthy of a feature

Andrew.

Thanks very much Andrew :cheers:

Although it was all about the meal, you’ve seen me, I’m not fully grown yet..
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Nov 29, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Capri In Magazine
Replies: 12
Views: 186

Re: Capri In Magazine

They were going to use B112 in the advert and wanted me to star alongside Julia Roberts in a spoof of "Speed". Not only would i have been on national tv but I would have got to have fallen on top of Julia Roberts at the end for the big kissing scene. Bleedin EE !!!! Am well gutted ! :) Yo...
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Nov 29, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Newsletters
Replies: 13
Views: 208

Re: Newsletters

Andrew 2.8i wrote: I only read them to find the unsubscribe link.

Andrew.

Not just me then Andrew :lol:
Peter you’re right, they’re a pain in the arse.
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Nov 29, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Capri In Magazine
Replies: 12
Views: 186

Re: Capri In Magazine

pbar wrote:Unlucky Rob, and a free lunch too!

Bet it was nice too, do anything for a free lunch me :D
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Rant and Rave
Topic: Capri In Magazine
Replies: 12
Views: 186

Re: Capri In Magazine

The magazine is in the shops now Cheers Paul, I’ll pic it up. Changed my phone back in the summer & during the wait for the new one, I missed a few emails.. One of which was from a certain Ross Alkureishi, it read: https://i.postimg.cc/5NWtrRGH/B7-A4-C465-7-A98-491-F-B2-FA-4-BB01501-AE3-E.jpg S...
by Caprifan Rob
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: Projects and Restorations
Topic: Project: Metal Polishing
Replies: 104
Views: 7037

Re: Project: Metal Polishing

Jasonmarie wrote:Got my walking aids ready so no stopping me now .

Great that you’re home quickly Jason, as you said, they do amazing work.
All the best for a quick recovery, looking forward to seeing you on Strictly in the new year :whistle:
by Caprifan Rob
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Members Cars
Topic: Laser + GL
Replies: 220
Views: 20988

Re: Laser + GL

Andrew 2.8i wrote:That looks in great condition, and £650 represents terrific value for money.

Andrew.

:agree: It’s amazing what can be found for less than £1k. Nice buy Danny, hope she enjoys it.