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Forum: Car Talk
06-20-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,024
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Maybe if it was in absolute, mint condition. The...

Maybe if it was in absolute, mint condition. The market here isn't strong enough to draw huge interest. He'll be with it til' 200,000 miles if he sticks to that price b/c there's absolutely nothing...
Forum: Car Talk
06-07-2019, 12:59 AM
Replies: 1,637
Views: 259,229
Posted By Rick_TL-S

For anyone that was curious, it's $3.75 million,...

For anyone that was curious, it's $3.75 million, very tip-top of the market.

The car was for sale a couple years ago through TH Jnr. alongside a prototype 288 GTO also given to the same owner by...
Forum: Car Talk
05-25-2019, 02:16 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 11,024
Posted By Rick_TL-S

$1m for a 300SL might be a decent deal in the...

$1m for a 300SL might be a decent deal in the coming future.

3 days left for a stock '97 Supra Turbo 6-speed, currently at $41,000.
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1997-toyota-supra-21/...
Forum: Car Talk
03-22-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Of course. This is the same manufacturer that...

Of course. This is the same manufacturer that will paint your A/C vents for $1,800 or put LED lights in the rear footwell for $800. :rofl:
Forum: Car Talk
03-10-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Is he talking wrap like an actual wrap to change...

Is he talking wrap like an actual wrap to change the color, or like a clear shield?

I can tell you from experiencing a couple cars at work, wrapping the car is going to do the opposite of...
Forum: Car Talk
02-11-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Doug's an interesting case if you know his...

Doug's an interesting case if you know his history. Dude changed his name and wiped his entire posting history clean from another forum I'm on years and years ago. Dude used to fib about a family &...
Forum: Car Talk
01-27-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 2,710
Views: 181,833
Posted By Rick_TL-S

I didn't buy my Z06 for the interior quality to...

I didn't buy my Z06 for the interior quality to begin with (all I wanted was Nav/HUD), same reason I wouldn't buy a C7 so I couldn't care less. I at least acknowledge the improvement they made....
Forum: Car Talk
01-27-2019, 01:10 AM
Replies: 2,710
Views: 181,833
Posted By Rick_TL-S

As someone who had a C6Z, the C7's interior might...

As someone who had a C6Z, the C7's interior might as well be like your Porsche's in comparison.

Okay sure, it's not top of the line in the industry. But compared to the past generations, Chevy...
Forum: Car Talk
01-09-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Bingo. We had a client last year buy their 2...

Bingo.

We had a client last year buy their 2 assistants, matching NXs. Turns out the client was a realtor and the cars were really for the assistants to use to take potential buyers to properties.
Forum: Car Talk
01-06-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

I read the listing again, odometer was zero'd...

I read the listing again, odometer was zero'd during restoration. I will ask a couple Ferrari experts though. Most vintage Ferrari restorations keep the original odometer readings.
Forum: Car Talk
12-30-2018, 07:44 PM
Replies: 2,710
Views: 181,833
Posted By Rick_TL-S

My goodness, so much CF goodness. Is there...

My goodness, so much CF goodness. Is there anything factory left? :excited:
Forum: Car Talk
10-07-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJzZ7-Od6KY ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TJzZ7-Od6KY
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKSPxQjPOm0

Mercedes engineers the Smart with as much safety as its own cars. The fact you can typically see the...
Forum: Car Talk
09-04-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 11,421
Views: 695,859
Posted By Rick_TL-S

That's a helluva a spot!

That's a helluva a spot!
Forum: Car Talk
08-20-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

I don't know how McLaren works, but with Ferrari,...

I don't know how McLaren works, but with Ferrari, DIY is a double-edged sword depending on your ownership. If you don't care about what the next owner may like or the absolute most you can get out of...
Forum: Car Talk
08-19-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Both cars are well over their normal markets....

Both cars are well over their normal markets. That CGT is trying to move based on mileage and PTS. CGTs are around $800,000 to get into right now, although if you're not bothered about use, you can...
Forum: Car Talk
07-12-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Just move to Texas. Winter tires aren't necessary...

Just move to Texas. Winter tires aren't necessary here, so you can run them bitches as wide as you want. :toocool:
Forum: Car Talk
06-05-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 1,637
Views: 259,229
Posted By Rick_TL-S

David Lee already lies about his 250...

David Lee already lies about his 250 Competizione, so it's no surprise experts are already finding holes in this Dino's story.

For one thing, a F40's engine block is stamped as F120A/D for EU/US...
Forum: Car Talk
03-31-2018, 11:47 PM
Replies: 18,165
Views: 2,150,199
Posted By Rick_TL-S

What a helluva a trio it would be for the owner...

What a helluva a trio it would be for the owner of this GTR to buy that Lark P1 GTR and the matching F1 GTR Longtail to go with his car....
Forum: Car Talk
01-23-2018, 03:24 AM
Replies: 11,421
Views: 695,859
Posted By Rick_TL-S

I knew Fux was selling off a few of his Mercedes...

I knew Fux was selling off a few of his Mercedes (as a whole collection) & many Ferraris, but I believe those are his IROC Z cars as well. Most of that should sell thankfully, because the man has...
Forum: Car Talk
01-18-2018, 02:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,161
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Ferraris, weirdly enough, can suffer a huge...

Ferraris, weirdly enough, can suffer a huge depreciation if you or anyone non-Ferrari certified works on it. Having service records from a dealer seems to do wonders for their values.
Forum: Car Talk
12-21-2017, 05:55 AM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

LMs are all orange, save for the 2 black un-seen...

LMs are all orange, save for the 2 black un-seen Sultan cars.

That's a F1 with the HDF kit applied; chassis #014.
Forum: Car Talk
11-24-2017, 03:52 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/1125x1150/80-41c0a6b8_953f_42c9_8cb8_cbe3d18629c3_a389d9e94b43f6a8eda95dc77256f64545ef4275.jpeg
Forum: Car Talk
11-02-2017, 12:56 AM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

No, it went out of production with the M5/M6 of...

No, it went out of production with the M5/M6 of the era in 2010. They built the S65 based on it, but it's out of production as well.
Forum: Car Talk
10-28-2017, 12:01 AM
Replies: 18,165
Views: 2,150,199
Posted By Rick_TL-S

It's one of the 70th Anniversary cars nicknamed...

It's one of the 70th Anniversary cars nicknamed the The Green Jewel for a 365 P2. It was just auctioned off a month ago for 1.1 million Euros. :)...
10-27-2017, 02:57 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 48,307
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Those panels and Kiriko glass are a special...

Those panels and Kiriko glass are a special option from what we were told. This will be the standard, more traditional design....
Forum: Car Talk
10-07-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

My coworker just quoted it for about $1285/month...

My coworker just quoted it for about $1285/month just off hand; $10000 off could get it down a lot more but he doesn’t want to guarantee you that deal bc it has to be approved. He said with you being...
Forum: Car Talk
10-07-2017, 06:01 AM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

I think that's about right, but I will get you a...

I think that's about right, but I will get you a solid answer today. :)

If you push for it & ask how dirty they're willing to get, your dealer may be able to take $10,000 off sticker to start....
Forum: Car Talk
10-02-2017, 06:16 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 18,401
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Love the stripes! Congrats on a bad ass machine....

Love the stripes! Congrats on a bad ass machine. :racing:
Forum: Car Talk
09-26-2017, 03:17 AM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

This the closest we've gotten in 2014 right when...

This the closest we've gotten in 2014 right when the RC line started production. Lexus shared a photo of it on IG back in July & a couple outlets have touted it as 2019 model, but we haven't heard a...
Forum: Car Talk
09-21-2017, 10:44 PM
Replies: 18,165
Views: 2,150,199
Posted By Rick_TL-S

He owns both as well. He ticked Ferrari off a bit...

He owns both as well. He ticked Ferrari off a bit though as the red one's rear end was modified to a different design after it was unveiled. Guy has got crazy money, though; commissioned that $8...
Forum: Car Talk
09-20-2017, 11:51 PM
Replies: 18,165
Views: 2,150,199
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Videos for support. :baby: ...

Videos for support. :baby:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKpelifhuGc
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXqaigVroqs
Forum: Car Talk
09-06-2017, 12:05 AM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

The C5Z interior is what lost me. Otherwise,...

The C5Z interior is what lost me. Otherwise, yeah, you can grab very well maintained models for $30-35,000 if you wanted.

Had a short experience with 2 of the new LS generation cars yesterday....
Forum: Car Talk
08-19-2017, 12:15 AM
Replies: 18,165
Views: 2,150,199
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Hammered tonight at $22,550,000; the most...

Hammered tonight at $22,550,000; the most expensive British car at auction.
Forum: Car Talk
08-14-2017, 09:47 AM
Replies: 11,421
Views: 695,859
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Think the link broke. Damn. ...

Think the link broke. Damn.
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1156/80-img_4349_18f5d2156ba4cdcbb1a13d0e9731219dadcc9e67.jpg
Forum: Car Talk
08-09-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,264
Posted By Rick_TL-S

That's pretty close; most have been retained by...

That's pretty close; most have been retained by the dealers, either for private use or these days, potentially waiting to see how the used market goes (which is up right now). Here's some figures:
-...
Forum: Car Talk
07-29-2017, 01:25 AM
Replies: 11,421
Views: 695,859
Posted By Rick_TL-S

It's a Press Car. Chances are it's got more...

It's a Press Car. Chances are it's got more mileage than your TL to begin with.

Our Dallas store had one of the press cars today as well.
Forum: Car Talk
07-26-2017, 01:25 AM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Here's a thread on the Carrera GT run with pics...

Here's a thread on the Carrera GT run with pics and vids. :)
https://rennlist.com/forums/991-gt3-gt3rs-and-911r/1001411-cgt-run.html

Interesting story about a white CGT owner who attempted a 3500...
Forum: Car Talk
07-06-2017, 01:57 AM
Replies: 18,165
Views: 2,150,199
Posted By Rick_TL-S

Star of "Le Mans" headed to auction in August;...

Star of "Le Mans" headed to auction in August; expected to bring $13-16 million+....
Forum: Car Talk
07-03-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 19,790
Views: 698,289
Posted By Rick_TL-S

$20,000 over sticker for a CTR!? You could grab...

$20,000 over sticker for a CTR!? You could grab it and the Si for that money.

Ridiculous....
Forum: Car Talk
06-29-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11,421
Views: 695,859
Posted By Rick_TL-S

So was the last NSX Type R. Slow than the...

So was the last NSX Type R. Slow than the Challenge Stradale in a straight line, but beyond Top Gear, but up lap times within' a second of the Italian, & that includes the 'Ring.

Like I said, the...
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