Jump to content

New 172, courtesy of Wade


DT
 Share

Recommended Posts

Hello all!

 

I'm the said Pom and new owner of Wade's old 172 (see post at http://www.ozrenaultsport.com/forum/vie ... e&start=15). Great condition flame red 30,000km 172 and am very happy.

 

As you all probably know Wade, he's kept the car in great nick and the interior is immaculate! Having taken it for only a limited spin so far, can say I'm well impressed. Reminds me of my old 205GTI in terms of shear zest except the fact that it's faster and much better built. Will hopefully get to test the handling out over the next few weeks.

 

Wade mentioned to me that some of you organise drives out of Sydney and I'd love to get involved time and the missus (newly married so quite under the thumb!) permit. May need a few weeks to get acquainted with the car first though!

 

I'm now going waste most of my day reading up on the FAQs posted - great site btw!

 

Hope to hear from you all.

 

DT

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Congratulations. She's a good'un 8)

 

Beware of the wife! We got our first RS clio about 10 months ago now, and my wife liked it so much we had to get her one too! :lol:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Congrats on the purchase ... now you can spend 3-4 weeks reading all the posts on the forum and then probably another 1-2 hours per day reading all the new ones! Well worth it to, a lot of great info!

 

In regards to the wife ... tell her the clio is one of the safest cars on the road because its road holding and braking ability keep it out of trouble (not to mention airbags galore). Or just let her not want to drive it and keep the car all to yourself!

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Welcome mate :D

 

Congrats on a great purchase :)

 

Wade's car was built at the start of the week, rather than on friday at the renault factory :mrgreen: ...........so she's a good un 8)

 

enjoy your new beastie, and great to see wades car going to someone who appreciates and enjoys it so much :D

 

Cheers,

Brendan

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Hi DT .........welcome........great car..........well done!

I know the car personally , having driven with Wade in Sydney, she's a beauty!

Cheers Pete

Link to comment
Share on other sites

DT,

 

Congrats on the purchase

 

i can definately say after purchasing mine in april one of the best decisions i have ever made! :D

 

enjoy learing the clio, lots of fun to be had

 

see you on a drive day soon

 

cheers

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Good choice mate!!

 

I'm glad Wade's car has gone to a good home 8)

 

Enjoy her & see u at the next social event!

 

Alex

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
 Share

×
×
  • Create New...