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by IanD
Sun Mar 24, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: All roads lead to Lotus... or do they?
Replies: 102
Views: 5475

Re: All roads lead to Lotus... or do they?

Great colour choice, shame you ended up going BMW but glad it’s sorted.
by IanD
Sun Mar 17, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: How do you consume F1?
Replies: 22
Views: 590

Re: How do you consume F1?

Download to phone and watch on train commute Monday/Tuesday sometimes highlights only sometimes full GP.
Looks like All4 on mobile this year then with about 4 sets of 3min adverts all in the 1st 20mins of the programme :roll:
by IanD
Wed Feb 27, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Random Pictures & Videos
Replies: 1776
Views: 104082

Re: Random Pictures & Videos

Referenced elsewhere but a really worthwhile watch, available to all now.

Williams: Formula 1 in the Blood: www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0002p1x via @bbciplayer
by IanD
Fri Feb 22, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Grand Tour, Jim Clark
Replies: 21
Views: 947

Re: The Grand Tour, Jim Clark

campbell wrote:
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:19 pm
Some of us have kids who are paying money for it and we finally get some pay back by using their prime account.
Sorted above :)
Watched it yesterday, very enjoyable and respectful.
by IanD
Tue Feb 19, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The evora replacement
Replies: 29
Views: 1402

Re: The evora replacement

Nice, enjoy, M2 being talked about as the practical, everyday car :) Didn’t think it would be much different interior space wise than a Evora or that a bike would fit inside it but never looked in detail. In a 24hr test drive found the m140i with 335hp rapid enough, not so happy with its suspension ...
by IanD
Sat Feb 16, 2019 1:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New toy
Replies: 447
Views: 27872

Re: New toy

Why ?
by IanD
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New toy
Replies: 447
Views: 27872

Re: New toy

Golf gti. Polo gti wasn’t on my sons/our radar but reasonable shout, son test drove one I was just passenger. Was trying to persuade my son to go polo gti, 192 c/w 220 hp or whatever, about 8k less for same age. Polo More basic no fancy electronics not that golf has many either, suspension slight ha...
by IanD
Fri Feb 15, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New toy
Replies: 447
Views: 27872

Re: New toy

In Mike’s parking space :D

Image

Working from home, slight detour to buy lunch

Not mine, my sons new car he left at our house for a few days, i’m just stopping battery going flat :wink:
by IanD
Sat Feb 09, 2019 2:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Grand Tour, Jim Clark
Replies: 21
Views: 947

Re: The Grand Tour, Jim Clark

Look forward to it then.
After good feelings from episode 1 and Detroit, a bit of the seriousness without too much of the very annoying silliness and stupidity, Eposide 2 and the bit i’ve seen of 3 are totally about the annoying, contrived and pre-planned stupidness and not a lot more.
by IanD
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Manual Cambelt Tensioner
Replies: 11
Views: 446

Re: Manual Cambelt Tensioner

Keep and sell to a collector looking for originality rather than any driving ability.
Collectors item, sell for lots :thumbsup
by IanD
Sat Jan 26, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cashless society...
Replies: 14
Views: 654

Re: Cashless society...

Working for a bank, cost per transaction and processing costs. Digital payments logistically is easy once you have the infrastructure, cash isnt for many reasons therefore expensive to process. But of course the customer is always right, just have to persuade them or use statistics to convince them ...
by IanD
Thu Jan 17, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Glasgow low emission zone
Replies: 6
Views: 504

Re: Glasgow low emission zone

I didn’t, knew about London
Surprised Glasgow is further forward in planning than the other Scottish cities.
by IanD
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Watch lovers?
Replies: 1743
Views: 82311

Re: Watch lovers?

Recommendations for places to buy black alligator strap for my TAG ?

Tells us how you find your ABP one Steve compared to original.
by IanD
Sat Jan 12, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mobile Phones for kids?
Replies: 17
Views: 873

Re: Mobile Phones for kids?

I’ll ask my kids, well the 20 and 23 yr old kids and add to post with the detail Will be iOS based but there is definitely ways to reduce and limit app access which is a slightly different angle but can’t remember what it does and control you have. Impressed when off her own back, my daughter Katie ...