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    A sting in the tail..

    Oh dear !! another nail in the coffin for overpriced & uninspiring BMW/s AUDI's & Jaguars ,,, The KIA Stinger GT ...Top of range will be over 300bhp & will obviouslywill be affordable !! May not be to British tastes but the Americans will love them !!!Attachment 21295
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    Just read this myself,

    £43000 for the V6

    I don't find it displeasing and even if depreciation is bad, a 4 year old car will still have 3 years warranty.

    Warranty length not an issue? £43k to spend? One word...............Mustang!
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    I don't really call £43k affordable for Kia!

    Interior looks very low rent, Mercedes copy.

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    If I still had' hair' it would always be the Mustang for me. As I can't stretch to an F-Type.!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Roadrunner View Post
    If I still had' hair' it would always be the Mustang for me. As I can't stretch to an F-Type.!!!!
    What's hair got to do with it?

    I ain't had any since 88 and wouldn't even if I could now grow a full head.

    Go on, at least take one for a test drive. I'm planning on doing so this summer, even though I've no intention of buying one.

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    People at the Golf Club would faint if I turned up in a Mustang. It would be seen as a 'poor show' !!!
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    Attachment 21297Come on lets get it right ?? Its a KIA & the 2.0 litre turbo will start at around £30.000 ...Cheap !!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Roadrunner View Post
    People at the Golf Club would faint if I turned up in a Mustang. It would be seen as a 'poor show' !!!
    I no longer play the game sadly

    But if I did,

    It would be for that very reason I would turn up in one
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ian D View Post
    Interior looks very low rent,
    This is low rent? You obviously drive a Bentley as your day-to-day!

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    Doesn't look too shabby does it.

    Nice to see a curved dashboard rather than slab straight.
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