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post #1 of 14 (permalink) Old 1st November 2008, 18:13 Thread Starter
 
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Unexpected present...a new Type R (well....)

Just a bit of fun....

Having had a completely shatty couple of days at work I got home to find I was proud owner of a second Type R...............



Look at the shine..............



Oh Lordy....a giant.............

What a steal............3.50.............My daughters spotted it in a new toy shop near ours.......

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Easy to park though!
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The right colour as well.

I bet you the paints thicker on that than the real thing
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I bet the paint is better than its big brother Type R !!!!
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I would have paid extra for the grille badge
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A perfect replica of my car but with better paint. I want one to put on my desk at work then i can admire my car even when its out of my sight.
Someone tell me if i'm starting to sound really sad........i am aren't i......hmmm thought so
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A perfect replica of my car but with better paint. I want one to put on my desk at work then i can admire my car even when its out of my sight.
Someone tell me if i'm starting to sound really sad........i am aren't i......hmmm thought so
Let's face it R-2, I think the majority of us will identify with what you said above.... I know I do!!!!
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Electric folded mirrors?
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Nice Toy

As other have said it probably has better paint than the real one
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Thats pretty good, i feel for the first pic too, scrolled down and felt like a damned fool... i guess im still half asleep anyways
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Suspension's a bit too stiff, but paint very accurate - had it a day and noticed a chip in the front!!
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Any dashboard rattles or 3rd gear issues ?!!!
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Very good!
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ah this reminds me of my younger years when i collected scale models of all the supercars at that time. Jag XJ220 en ferrari F40 where my favourites, come to think of it, they were all in red, just like my civic, hehe
Great looking type-R there. Have fun 'driving' it
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