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Old 02-15-2018, 09:56am   #1
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Default It's An X-Rated, Hard Core Monster for the Terminally Unhinged

...or so says Jeremy Clarkson.


New ride. I didn't realize I would miss having a sports car but I really did. Traded in the Challenger for this...2015 F-Type S, 20,000 miles, CPO, nearly fully loaded. This is for you Spence!











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Old 02-15-2018, 10:05am   #2
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Congrats! Striking cars. Wife wants one but I'm not willing to go back to work to get her one.

Bring that monster to Rosa's and let's get some proper photos!
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Nice looking ride. I like the color, too.
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Nice ride! As for "monster for the terminally unhinged" I bet several members of this forum have cars that better fit that description tho
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Nice ride! As for "monster for the terminally unhinged" I bet several members of this forum have cars that better fit that description tho
It's ok...I don't have size issues


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That’s a sharp looking car! Congrats Mike!
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Love It! Congrats!
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That is not your daddy’s jag.
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very nice, indeed
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That is not your daddy’s jag.

I've driven my daddy's Jag. I like this one a LOT better.

BTW...it is a Supercharged V6...380hp. I looked at the R model. 550hp V8 and it was just too much car. This one is so well balanced and the sound...my God.
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Niiice.
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That's technically a 2015 F-Type S. 380 HP, 0-60 in 4.3 sec., 19 City/27 Highway (you'll get better). It's the best handling, quietest, best exhaust note, and plushest interior around. Oil filters are almost $30, but you can go 7,500 miles between changes. Most quick-change places don't have the correct filter, but the German-made filter sold by Jaguar is better.

Congratulations!
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Damn that is a great looking car!
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that's awesome
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That's technically a 2015 F-Type S. 380 HP, 0-60 in 4.3 sec., 19 City/27 Highway (you'll get better). It's the best handling, quietest, best exhaust note, and plushest interior around. Oil filters are almost $30, but you can go 7,500 miles between changes. Most quick-change places don't have the correct filter, but the German-made filter sold by Jaguar is better.

Congratulations!

I thought you might be a fan!
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Nice car, Mike. In a land of cars that often look similar, the Jag does not.

A lady here in Chatsworth I know has one. She also said the V8 was just too much. So, you did well too.
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Challenger to F-Type is a heckuva upgrade.
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I thought you might be a fan!
I'm on my 5th (6th?) one, and I love 'em!
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Challenger to F-Type is a heckuva upgrade.

Don't get me wrong...the SRT was a GREAT car. Never a problem, fast as blazes, comfortable, and truth be told, light years ahead of the Jag in terms of infotainment. I'm just really not a muscle car guy anymore. I just had to get it out of my system.

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I'm on my 5th (6th?) one, and I love 'em!

I REALLY loved the last gen XKR, but the interior was just too stodgy. And it was all old tech. Otherwise I'd have gotten one.
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Very nice, Mike. I love the looks of the F-Type. I'd buy one over a C7 any day of the week, however, I don't fit in either.

Enjoy your new ride!

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