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02-11-2019, 01:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 722
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Nice, and lovely colour for the car too (my...

Nice, and lovely colour for the car too (my second favorite!). Just with your dash, I havent seen it broken up into the quadrants before - is that in settings? Mine usually just displays whatever...
02-08-2019, 12:03 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,221
Posted By BruceTheQuail

My 2 cents... For power and noise and...

My 2 cents...
For power and noise and excitement, the RWD V8 (pre-16) but it has an awful infotainment if that is a thing for you;
For more usable power and noise, the 16 update AWD V8 - but check...
02-07-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,312
Posted By BruceTheQuail

If you read it in Apu's voice from the Simpsons,...

If you read it in Apu's voice from the Simpsons, it's much more entertaining
02-05-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 723
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Baby-shit brown isnt a colour I'd normally choose...

Baby-shit brown isnt a colour I'd normally choose for a sportscar, but then who am I to say, with "mid-life crisis red"?
01-24-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,893
Posted By BruceTheQuail

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.jaguarforums.com-...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.jaguarforums.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/f_type_rear_479ced073503f14c67e5e33eb5726e2140c55a92.jpg...
01-22-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,893
Posted By BruceTheQuail

true, but if it keeps your interest in the car...

true, but if it keeps your interest in the car for a few more years then you will save heaps as the depreciation curve lessens. I figure when the cars are new I lose about $30K a year in years one...
01-20-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,893
Posted By BruceTheQuail

What colour is your car now? The grey looks...

What colour is your car now?

The grey looks good though I am old enough that it always reminds me of primer. I know that this is a bit passe, but I reckon matt or satin black still looks the...
01-18-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 9,873
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Ultimately I hope that electric carts are the...

Ultimately I hope that electric carts are the future - with markets like India and China it is good for all of us if they arent using ICE, and the sooner that diesel dies out the better IMO...
01-17-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,699
Posted By BruceTheQuail

I think I mentioned this on another thread, but I...

I think I mentioned this on another thread, but I was taken for a hot lap in a P300 on a track where I have done quite a bit of driving in R's and S's and XE S's and a P400, as well as hot laps in...
01-14-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,303
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Nice colour, it all blends better with darker...

Nice colour, it all blends better with darker tones IMO. Love them or not (I love them depending on the colour) the new crop of Astons certainly make the superseded models look dated, though still...
Forum: Off Topic
01-07-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3,155
Views: 151,769
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Explaining a joke is like dissecting a frog. You...

Explaining a joke is like dissecting a frog. You understand it better, but it dies in the process.

(that is a butchered version of a E.B. White quote)
01-04-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,903
Posted By BruceTheQuail

With the seats and ride, I have seen quite a few...

With the seats and ride, I have seen quite a few low km base models for sale over the years, I tend to think people get them then cant persevere. That was my experience test driving the base when it...
Forum: XF (X260)
01-03-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 782
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Rear wheel width is likely to be your problem, I...

Rear wheel width is likely to be your problem, I thought about putting my 19" black Centriguge wheels from my F Type (replaced with Vorsteiners) onto my wife's XE, and struck two problems:

1....
12-29-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,946
Posted By BruceTheQuail

You must be talking about me! I had the 5.0 XKR,...

You must be talking about me! I had the 5.0 XKR, the tail was always out, I could never launch especially in the wet, I got spanked on a little track by a friend who was driving his WRX as I couldnt...
Forum: Off Topic
12-27-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 1,215
Views: 38,155
Posted By BruceTheQuail

About 32 celsius here, just a gorgeous day, in...

About 32 celsius here, just a gorgeous day, in and out of the pool and sticking around the house because the roads are like car parks with holiday/beach/boxing day sales traffic. Unusually pleasant...
12-23-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,422
Posted By BruceTheQuail

I think doing it that way would obscure the power...

I think doing it that way would obscure the power hump which is one of my favorite parts of a Jaguar (and any car with a hump in the bonnet for that matter). Jaguar had a crack at designing stripes...
12-22-2018, 03:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,475
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Infotainment on the Ghibli is better, although...

Infotainment on the Ghibli is better, although generic. But the Ghibli is betrayed by quality issues and its fiat/chrysler origins, I have never heard anything good about one and your comment that...
Forum: Off Topic
12-22-2018, 01:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 611
Posted By BruceTheQuail

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.jaguarforums.com-...

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12-17-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,432
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Sounds like you love it, personally I would keep...

Sounds like you love it, personally I would keep it but I'm still in the honeymoon phase with mine. Buying the same car a second time isnt my cup of tea. No novelty factor and you wouldnt know how...
12-09-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,180
Posted By BruceTheQuail

mine's in my arse, but at least I recognise it

mine's in my arse, but at least I recognise it
Forum: I-Pace EV
12-05-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,180
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Nice review from Australian Caradvice...

Nice review from Australian Caradvice https://www.caradvice.com.au/708655/2019-jaguar-i-pace-review/
Forum: XE ( X760 )
11-22-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 589
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Is it the whole car or more around the tail? The...

Is it the whole car or more around the tail? The XE shape (and I recall [or am I making this up?] the aerodynamics) results in air pushing it from the back, whatever it is it means that the back of...
10-16-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,425
Posted By BruceTheQuail

Just on tyre sizes, I went with 265's on the...

Just on tyre sizes, I went with 265's on the front of mine when I switched to 21 inch Vorsteiners, and 305's on the rear. It was more to get some rim protection as I hate getting them knocked on...
Forum: XE ( X760 )
10-07-2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 591
Posted By BruceTheQuail

I reckon it will be the last new model Jag sedan...

I reckon it will be the last new model Jag sedan we will see with a V8 in it, unfortunately.
10-02-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,239
Posted By BruceTheQuail

very nice!

very nice!
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