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    Senior Member idrobbo's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by frankc View Post
    Yesterday in what looks like spectacular fashion, if the photos I have seen are anything to go by, he managed to write his car off. A real mess. The good thing is despite the carnage on his car he could walk away from the crash. The front of the car took the full impact and the crumple zones did their job amazingly well.
    Not a red XF (some suggesting it's a R-S) that I have seen on some Facebook posts? Don't know who it is though.
    3.0D 2012 (62) XF-S Premium Luxury IRR
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    Quote Originally Posted by idrobbo View Post
    Not a red XF (some suggesting it's a R-S) that I have seen on some Facebook posts? Don't know who it is though.
    This is the car, not nice is it. Cant imagine how he feels. The good thing is he walked away from it.

    2003 Zircon Blue XKR Convertible.
    It's in the detail.
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    I know who you’re talking about Frank and yes, a very lucky fella indeed.
    Jim.
    2012 XKR Black pack, Speed Pack, Aero pack, Rat pack. Past:-87'XJS 3.6L, 93'XJ40 3.2L gold, 95'XJ6 4.0L sport, 00'XJ8 3.2L sport, 2005 XK8 4.2L coupe, 2009 XK 5.0L Portfolio in that order and enjoyed all of 'em.

    I do not offer advice, I only say what I would do with the set of circumstances presented. Your choice always.

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    Glad the safety cage did it's job.
    3.0D 2012 (62) XF-S Premium Luxury IRR
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    Previous: 3.0D 2009 (59) XF Luxury, 2002 (52) S Type 3.0 S

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    Quote Originally Posted by frankc View Post
    This is the car, not nice is it. Cant imagine how he feels. The good thing is he walked away from it.


    That's worse than mine. I feel inadequate now.
    Chris. T.

    The Autobiography has landed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_doctor View Post
    That's worse than mine. I feel inadequate now.
    Personally I would not advocate practicing to get better at it.
    2003 Zircon Blue XKR Convertible.
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