What Car do you Drive..?

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Re: What Car do you Drive..?

Unread post by Tigerdon » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 2:07 pm

Toyota Kluger grande 2015. Needed a seven seat for all the sport the kids play and for towing surf club craft to carnivals.
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Unread post by Geo. » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 2:15 pm

Watto just text me

He drives a go go mobile...
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Unread post by Earl » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 2:26 pm

Subaru Forester for the family. I ride a bike.

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Unread post by happy tiger » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 2:33 pm

Geo. wrote:
Thu 07 Dec, 2017 2:15 pm
Watto just text me

He drives a go go mobile...
Hey Geo

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Unread post by colmcd » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 4:10 pm

I drive a Honda Jazz 2003 auto... I hate Auto's but have to teach people how to drive... Great car, auto is a CVT transmission which means you have to look after it... It also means near Hybrid fuel economy, slower starts but no "thunk" as Auto's do with their gear changes. I testdrove a Mazda 6 and was so SO Sad, it was worse then my Jazz and my old Camry (other then that a good looking car).

Why Honda? I had a grey Honda Civic 1990ish... Best and most fun car ever. Ford Wheels and a wire in the Racing car steering wheel that we just press on some metal to make a Horn sound. Later put a Mazda horn in for it to pass Rego. Could not kill it including leaving radiator cap off car! Car later died of Rust... So sad. ...

Replaced it with another 1990's Honda Civic. Such a good car, sadly doing 500K+ daily (my dad borrowed it. He killed a Mitsubishi van driving the same workload after 3 or less months.. Civic lasted longer) and car was already clocking over 350,000 it did die. Mechanic said New Transmission and New engine so i said take it away...... Later saw the same car driving around Bankstown, same number plate same Apple stickers. Someone put a new tranny and engine in it and it kept going.

Full admiration for Camry/Corolla's (my brothers Corolla Station wagon did 500k no issues). They rock as cars.

Next car will probably be a hybrid or a tesla (i will upgrade in 4-5 years time). Hope these petrol burners DIE DIE DIE.


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Unread post by tig_prmz » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 4:19 pm

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Unread post by Tiger Steve » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 4:28 pm

I get a company car turned over every 12 months or so. Was driving a Peugeot 508 - beautiful car!! Now a Nissan X-Trail 4WD. Dream car - Jaguar old style

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Unread post by Harvey » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:15 pm

2012 Falcon XR6. Was the only non SUV that you could put 3 car seats in the back of.
Next one will be a 7 seater. Thinking of Outlander, but open to suggestions

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Unread post by ku5tom » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:18 pm

Falcon au2 xr8

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Unread post by will1999 » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:21 pm

Mazda 6

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Unread post by happy tiger » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:30 pm

Harvey wrote:
Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:15 pm
2012 Falcon XR6. Was the only non SUV that you could put 3 car seats in the back of.
Next one will be a 7 seater. Thinking of Outlander, but open to suggestions
Depends on your budget Harvey

The 2wd 7 seater Outlander is under $30 k atm

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Unread post by Harvey » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:40 pm

happy tiger wrote:
Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:30 pm
Harvey wrote:
Thu 07 Dec, 2017 5:15 pm
2012 Falcon XR6. Was the only non SUV that you could put 3 car seats in the back of.
Next one will be a 7 seater. Thinking of Outlander, but open to suggestions
Depends on your budget Harvey

The 2wd 7 seater Outlander is under $30 k atm
That would be the top end of the scale. I never buy new cars. Demos and new used cars save you a fortune

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Unread post by TrueTiger » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 6:54 pm

I reckon if it gets you from A to B in one piece ...who cares what the bloody things called...
You may see me struggle...but you will never see me quit... :D

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Unread post by hobbo » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 7:17 pm

happy tiger wrote:
Thu 07 Dec, 2017 1:15 pm
mike wrote:
Thu 07 Dec, 2017 12:52 pm
A red Toyota Aurion Sportivo 2016

If I had the money and the infrastructure was thereI would get a Tesla.
Looks like half of us are in Granny busters

Apart from those having a mid life crisis (Yes Hobbo you :D )
It's a shame your wife has you under the thumb and your unable to have a midlife crisis and purchase a 4WD and a new boat .

Imagine the laughs , yourself , Geo and me could have drinking and fishing !

Oh well :D
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Unread post by Russell » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 7:23 pm

2000 Mazda 626 - wife has three ruptured discs and cannot drive anything else as the seats slope to much for her back. If she isn't driving she has to sit in the back.

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Unread post by happy tiger » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 7:38 pm

TrueTiger wrote:
Thu 07 Dec, 2017 6:54 pm
I reckon if it gets you from A to B in one piece ...who cares what the bloody things called...
You mean an environmental disaster of a rust bucket TT, something the EPA take photos of and send round the world

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Unread post by Fibros » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 8:22 pm

I bought a new commodore in 2009 when Rudd introduced the small business tax break on new car purchases. Still have it and is now due for a 45k service.

Although its like new I'm sweating on another tax break for new cars or a driverless car to come on the market. Otherwise I just keep the commodore till it dies.

Dream car is definitely a driverless car.
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Unread post by Wagga Tiger » Thu 07 Dec, 2017 8:23 pm

Work 2015 XLT Ranger 2WD
Home Ford Fiesta
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