Sir Nuggit
Sir Nuggit

....is a liability
Location: playing with traffic
Member Since: 10th May 2005
Total posts: 899
Posted:I'm toying between three cars to buy:

Nissan Figaro (a car with character)
Ford Puma (a car with flair)
Vauxhall Tigra (a car with stlye)

Not a generic car thread, which one's better?


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Dunc
Dunc

playing the days away
Location: The Middle lands
Member Since: 19th Aug 2003
Total posts: 7263
Posted:purely on looks alone, I'd have to go with the Nissan Figaro smile


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Let's relight this forum ubblove

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Medusa
Medusa

veteran
Location: 8 days at Cloudbreak, 6 in Per...
Member Since: 25th Nov 2003
Total posts: 1433
Posted:Get a Toyota Sera...rare and gorgeous...hehehe

Don't go with the ford...ford's break down a lot in the middle of nowhere.

But that's my personal opinion only.


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hexagonic
hexagonic

Clubbles Jugs
Location: Manchester
Member Since: 18th Feb 2004
Total posts: 1687
Posted:i have to agree with Dunc. that car looks ubblove

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Sir Nuggit
Sir Nuggit

....is a liability
Location: playing with traffic
Member Since: 10th May 2005
Total posts: 899
Posted:Written by: Dunc


purely on looks alone, I'd have to go with the Nissan Figaro smile





Yeah I kept seeing these randomly around London over a few months and couldn't for the life of me find out what they were. I kept telling everyone about them but they had no idea either.



THEN, one weekend I saw two in the space of five minutes on my way home then when I got to my front door BANG, there was one parked outside my gaff - had to by Exchange and Mart just to find out it's name.

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Fine_Rabid_Dog
Internet Hate Machine
Location: They seek him here, they seek ...
Member Since: 26th May 2004
Total posts: 10530
Posted:my mum wants one of those.... everytime she sees them she goes "oh, thats my car"

and nuggit, please dont quote pictures... it just takes longer to load the page wink


The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

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Sir Nuggit
Sir Nuggit

....is a liability
Location: playing with traffic
Member Since: 10th May 2005
Total posts: 899
Posted:My bad - can't see the picture so didn't realise rolleyes

Pull my pin out, roll me in to a room and see what happens ubbloco

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Gayle......!
Pooh-Bah
Location: Bristol !!!!!!
Member Since: 9th Jul 2004
Total posts: 2444
Posted:the pumas are very very good. If you can afford get the racing puma although they are extremely rare. The tigra's are lovely but have the same plastic feel as other vauxhalls. When i looked for a new car it was a toss up between a puma, a tigra and a 206. I got a lush 206 but in hind sight i wish i'd got one of the other two. Every person i know that has had a puma has regretted getting rid of it so that would be a good choice.

Gayle.....!

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KatP
KatP

Muddy fingernails
Location: Way oop norf
Member Since: 15th Jan 2005
Total posts: 505
Posted:I'm with Dunc, that car has character!

Personally they're all too small, never fit a zweihander in any of 'em! I'm after a second hand 4*4 with the most luggage space I can find! Any suggestions? (And no Jeep Cherokee's)


Your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries!

KITTENS!!!!

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polarity
polarity

veteran
Location: on the wrong planet
Member Since: 16th May 2005
Total posts: 1228
Posted:I got to spend all summer in Japan last year, and saw a fair few Japanese cars. I was really impressed with how good they look, inside and out, the newer ones are completely different to anything over here.

The engines in Japanese cars also seem to be a lot more efficient, probably because there are really tight restrictions on polution in Japan because of the sheer size of Tokyo.

You don't have to worry about power from these things either, anyone who thinks you need a huge SUV with a 5l engine for offroad hasn't been in a 500cc Suzuki 4WD minivan, ripping up a steep and muddly mountain track with a heavy load of sound system gear in the back.


You aren't thinking or really existing unless you're willing to risk even your own sanity in the judgment of your existence.

Green peppers, lime pickle and whole-grain mustard = best sandwich filling.

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Mr_Chutney
Mr_Chutney

Tosser
Location: Herefordshire
Member Since: 18th Apr 2003
Total posts: 1711
Posted:Sorry but NO NO NO to the Nissan.

Do you know who one of the first owners in the UK was (back when it was a grey import)? Vanessa Feltz.

If its good enough for Vanessa, its a no go for me wink


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Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:What ever you do Nuggit don't become a nissan driver...Please there are already too many of them on the roads mad
They all need cursing


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

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spacey
spacey

mischeivious pixie
Location: Sydney
Member Since: 5th Feb 2005
Total posts: 291
Posted:but nuggit, you cant drive love!

are you just going to leave it in your drive way so you can polish and wax it at the weekends lol

and turn the engine on to listen to it purrrrrrrr

ubblol


"I dont want no fatty bumbum, i want a lean mean shagging machine" anon

"I'm sweet and wholesome with a little bit of filth thrown in"

What would you do if you knew you could not fail?

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Mynci
Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free...
Member Since: 27th Apr 2005
Total posts: 8737
Posted:ubblol
in that case he SHOULD get a nissan
ubblol


A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

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_Aime_
_Aime_

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Hastings
Member Since: 2nd Jan 2004
Total posts: 4172
Posted:i can drive/get a car as of november. thats bloody scary.

When I can afford one I don't care what it is, as long as it gets me from A-B and is yellow. Deffinatly got to be yellow.


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SNOOPoi
SNOOPoi

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: At the bottom of the garden wi...
Member Since: 13th Jun 2002
Total posts: 3380
Posted:i think you should get a Mitsubishi Shogun. they are effing gorgeous!

THWACK!!!!
Liz_Ard: Ouch!
SNOOPoi: Thats just not the sound of someone doing it right!

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squarexbear
squarexbear

....of doom!
Location: Hastings, UK
Member Since: 17th Apr 2005
Total posts: 585
Posted:get the nissan. it is sex.

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=Flashpoint=
=Flashpoint=

Pasta of Muppets
Location: in the interwebs...
Member Since: 1st Sep 2004
Total posts: 2719
Posted:Do not get ANY of them.

Puma : Showy and silly
Tigra: Hardressers car
Nissan: Just dont

Buy something cool like a Vauxhall Nova biggrin

In all seriousness though, see if you can find a diesel, I had a diesel Fiesta once, and it was soooooo cool and very reliable. It was an N reg too, and would still be here if I hadnt crashed the sonofabitch.

I now drive an Astra, but only cos i bought it for 1/2 the going rate...


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