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Old 15th December 2006
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Default Those 2.8 V6t's are a bit nice.

Ok, not of any great interest, but I just had to say something about these lovely sounding beastly engines.

I had a fast response police unit pass me (from 2 cars behind) yesterday with just the blues and none of the twos on... it was a Vauxhall Vectra with the same 2.8t in as the aeros... they sound bloomin gorgeous...

The traffic was travelling at a constant 50mph, and the car pulled out, and i kid you not, this thing must have got, in 2 car lengths, up to well over 70 - and the v6 burble (at full chat) with some turbo howl, just wonderful sounding - only problem is I now want to find, from nowhere the ~30k to get a 9-3 aero with the engine option.

:Sigh: well i can dream can't I?

Hmm, or i could try getting the engine to fit in my ng?!

That was all, nothing much to see here...
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Old 15th December 2006
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Hey, some of us don't even have turbos..
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Old 15th December 2006
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I got a go in a 3.2 litre V6 Vectra armed response car not long back, mate in the force and all that, and wow, was it rapido!

Sounded fantastic too!
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