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Gotta Love the Kudos......

 
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Old 01-28-2016, 07:13 AM
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I did my yearly trip to Barrett-Jackson yesterday. Did my normal valet park thing in the morning, spent a few hours meandering around talking with some people I knew then while waiting for my car at the valet stand it comes rolling up and the two people next to me (probably in there 40's) say: Woman; what a beautiful car, is it new? while the man says; No, but that's a Jaguar.... R Type right ?


Small talk lasted less than 15 seconds with my stating yes, its a R and than you for the compliments..... then added its normally my wifes driver. While getting in the car I hear his wife say.... you need to get me one of those, LOL.


Gotta love a 10 year (kinda normal) car getting kudos in a sea of classics, muscle cars and high end supercars.


Just had to share.....thanks for the read.
 
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Lol Superb John ....I bet you stood a little taller as your car was being complimented?
I get the same with mine from time to time and ALWAYS puts a smile on my face too.
 
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Isn't it the best feeling??

Last month while cruising down Ocean Drive on South Beach in Miami (where every exotic car known to man can be seen), 3 people looked at my 8 year old XJL and gave me complements or thumbs up!
 
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I just bought one. I couldn't resist it!
 
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400 hp sedans are "special" cars every day of the week
 
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People ooh and aah when they look at them. Can you imagine what they would say at WOT!!
 
 

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