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Thought it was time to go Hybrid

Discussion in 'Motors' started by NathWraith, Jun 11, 2019.

  1. theone8181


    Joined: Mar 27, 2013

    Posts: 3,224

    Never knew they had different sized alloys front and rear. Can't even tell in that photo.
  2. NathWraith


    Joined: Dec 11, 2005

    Posts: 10,898

    Location: Cheshire

    Thanks for the kind comments all.

    Plate won’t be on long as I’ve got my private reg to put on once the paperwork comes back.

    Yeah the style of the plate is weird, I’ve seen similar on Aventadors etc. I will go for a smaller rectangle plate for sure.

    Yeah the GTR steering felt a little over assisted tbh.

    Gearbox doesn’t really bother with 7 through to 9 until you get to motorway speeds, although you can select them manually if you wish.
  3. Raymond Lin

    Capo Crimine

    Joined: Oct 20, 2002

    Posts: 62,938

    Location: Wish i was in New York

    So are you still getting the Supra too?

    I like how you are keeping it all Japanese.
  4. NathWraith


    Joined: Dec 11, 2005

    Posts: 10,898

    Location: Cheshire

    Yes mate. Test drive is on the 25th at Thruxton.

    Of course, Jap cars are my favourite.
  5. Ant84

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Feb 20, 2007

    Posts: 1,064

    Incredible car. Congratulations.
  6. NVP


    Joined: Sep 6, 2007

    Posts: 4,484

    Nooooice! Well jel! How much kiddo?

    Gtr "handles well but doesn't feel it" is because of all the computronics, old skylines had similar feel but were never deathly fast so quickly learnable (?? What's the correct word?)

    Plate is horrendous but can't do much about it really except leave it off. Yeh, definitely leave it off and throw it on your windscreen when you park up.
  7. Ryan-3


    Joined: Sep 14, 2009

    Posts: 7,517

    Location: Northumberland

    Do think the NSX is too quickly snubbed just because it's a Honda. To me, it looks rather epic and is a proper tour-de-force of the current hybrid tech.

    Perfect colour combination too. :cool:
  8. Hilly


    Joined: May 17, 2004

    Posts: 12,026

    Location: Telford, Shropshire

    lovely! :)
  9. Scania


    Joined: Nov 25, 2004

    Posts: 23,190

    Location: On the road....

    Beautiful although I’m surprised your affair with the GTR was so relatively short lived.

    Enjoy it! :)
  10. balls

    Wise Guy

    Joined: May 20, 2007

    Posts: 1,172

    Location: Bath, Somerset

    Absolutely love these :)
  11. kaptainmarc


    Joined: Jul 19, 2013

    Posts: 2,548

    Location: derby

    I am very jealous, stunning car that and very unique.
  12. Conscript


    Joined: Oct 18, 2004

    Posts: 8,980

    Location: Kent

    This is a car which never seemed to set the world on fire...I seem to remember it getting a kind of "meh" response when it came out. But I'm not sure why - I think it looks fantastic and I love the idea of hybrid technology in sportscars. Enjoy :)
  13. dr_volki

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Jan 19, 2010

    Posts: 1,959

    Location: Reading

    very nice :cool:
  14. sovietspybob

    Wise Guy

    Joined: May 25, 2008

    Posts: 2,427

    Location: North Wales

    Really nice, probably one of the only super car's i actually like. I've 0 interested in the usual showy Ferrari's or whatever and wouldn't even stop to look at them but that is really cool :cool:
  15. Cleisthenes


    Joined: Jul 29, 2013

    Posts: 7,162

    Location: TN1

    Very nice :cool:
  16. Eurofighter

    Wise Guy

    Joined: Mar 20, 2014

    Posts: 1,263

    Cool. Looks amazing. Congratulations.
  17. Havana_UK


    Joined: Oct 14, 2004

    Posts: 4,605

    Location: location, location

    Body from Baywatch, face off Crime Watch! (Amazing looking car, but horrific front plate!)

    Congratulations, looks incredible. Hybrid done right :D
  18. wolfie138


    Joined: Jun 8, 2013

    Posts: 2,589

    surprised that number plate's legal, I thought they had to be flat.
  19. SDK^


    Joined: Oct 18, 2002

    Posts: 18,181

    Location: Midlands

    Looks awesome -thumbs up !! :)
  20. booyaka


    Joined: Jan 19, 2006

    Posts: 12,422

    total agree - beautiful car but the reg plate is horrible....