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Old 06-29-2010, 10:18 PM
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Old 07-07-2010, 12:07 PM
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Old 07-07-2010, 01:24 PM
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Would be better if more than 3 of the cars were available after 1995.
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Funny. 6 of the 12 wagons featured were beasts. The other 6 were just notable wagons. This anomaly falls in line with my theory that some people (and when I say people I mean most American men) would only buy a wagon today if it had a beefy engine and a sporty look.
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I test drove the CTS Wagon...that thing was awesome. I want one.
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I test drove the CTS Wagon...that thing was awesome. I want a CTS-V Wagon.
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Old 07-07-2010, 11:14 PM
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cant afford one of those....this would be for the wife anyway. the 3.0 engine was actually pretty good.

I really liked the SRX too.
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Old 07-08-2010, 12:25 PM
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cant afford one of those....this would be for the wife anyway. the 3.0 engine was actually pretty good.

I really liked the SRX too.
Caddy has come a long way with their products
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Old 07-08-2010, 01:17 PM
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I have to say, I have always had a fond fascination with these Corolla wagon's. I think they have tons of potential epically with a 4AGE 20V swap.
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Old 07-08-2010, 01:29 PM
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I test drove the CTS Wagon...that thing was awesome. I want one.
checked this one out at the Grove. it looked awesome!
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Old 07-08-2010, 04:32 PM
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Sly Raskal's B7 A4 Avant
My gf's B8 A4 Avant

there are more pics, but i don't have time to edit the others right now..

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/js85/4774838067/" title="avants (1 of 1) by JS + MS3, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4134/4774838067_83149a62e4_b.jpg" width="683" height="1024" alt="avants (1 of 1)"></a>
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Old 07-09-2010, 12:14 AM
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Sly Raskal's B7 A4 Avant
My gf's B8 A4 Avant

there are more pics, but i don't have time to edit the others right now..
Didn't notice it before, but how would you improve the coloring of the yellow in my DRL's in the picture? In the pic they look like a dull yellow, but in person they are very bright yellow. Just curious as to how you would improve this either when taking the pic, or in photoshop.
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Old 07-09-2010, 06:23 PM
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Sly Raskal's B7 A4 Avant
My gf's B8 A4 Avant

there are more pics, but i don't have time to edit the others right now..
Dude...when did you guys have the "Audi mini meet from AcuraZine"?
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Old 07-09-2010, 07:18 PM
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Dude...when did you guys have the "Audi mini meet from AcuraZine"?
We just met up this Monday because both of us had the day off. It was a sorta spur of the moment meet up.

We'll get a larger Audi/VW AcuraZine meet sometime soon.
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God that Audi conversion is amazing! I've always loved the B5 Avants, that one is by far my favorite (minus the hood scoop).
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edit: okay I just watched the video

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Wow, that thing is sick.
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I love this guy's Clubman...












And this is how he's rolling now:

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Old 07-31-2010, 11:35 PM
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OMG, the ride in that thing must be brutal
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Rally's Clubman is something else. He's working on having it lay frame with combination of new custom bags and suspension modifications.

They're airbags, the ride is much smoother than slammed coilovers.
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Old 07-31-2010, 11:49 PM
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They're airbags, the ride is much smoother than slammed coilovers.
I was actually curious about that after I posted.
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With the struts the has now, he can't get his car as high as he had it here...

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Old 08-01-2010, 12:03 AM
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Man, I realllly love those bimmer wagons.
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Man, I realllly love those bimmer wagons.
Just came back from a month long trip from Europe and I have seen a bunch of those wagons. Fuck I want one, they are so sweet
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some of my wagonnnnnn






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That E30 wagon is
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The wheel fitment is a bit extreme but I love the car:

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Old 11-06-2010, 05:34 AM
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LOVE the A3... I really wanted one for Vancouver, but not only is everything more expensive here... but the people here have a thing for wagons... which means, for the price of a used (low mileage) A3, I could pretty much buy a new one in the US. ugh

I even looked into used Volvo V50s... and they were pretty pricey too
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Wait, a Mazda2 is not a wagon. Is it?

And my goodness, do the Germans know how to make a wagon or what?
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^^^yeah, I was going to say... the Mazda2 is a hatch back, does that qualify?
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^^^yeah, I was going to say... the Mazda2 is a hatch back, does that qualify?
There's that old argument about five doors = wagon and three doors = hatchback.

Not sure I agree with it though.
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Old 11-06-2010, 01:32 PM
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IMO, a wagon has four pillars, a hatch has three. Sorry Mazda2, as much as I like you, youre out.
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all these wagons look good ... i think ive always sorta had a soft spot for them
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