Chevrons Rally - 2017

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Re: Chevrons Rally - 2017

Post by Dieselman » Sun Sep 17, 2017 9:52 am

Hi Matthew,

I'm not going to be able to make this now, just got too much on.
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Re: Chevrons Rally - 2017

Post by White Exec » Sun Sep 17, 2017 10:22 am

Good luck everyone for the rally, and special good wishes to you Ray.
Got home yesterday, after the 4747-mile run to and from the UK for the NC500 run.
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Re: Chevrons Rally - 2017

Post by MTXM » Thu Sep 21, 2017 9:57 am

It was good to catch up with a few of the XM regulars (Ray, Russ, Dave and Rob etc.) and meet some new faces including James (Emerald S2 tct estate) last weekend, although Will and Paul in particular were much missed! The attendance and weather was better on the Sunday and as at the National I provided some entertainment with my sphere re-charge kit! I attach a few photos that I managed to fit in during late Sunday just to give the flavour. With regards, Matthew T.
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Post by MTXM » Thu Sep 21, 2017 10:03 am

And some more pictures!
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Re: Chevrons Rally - 2017

Post by russ92xmsed » Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:28 pm

If you squint a lot and I mean a lot, the Maxi is quite similar to a DS in its proportions. It needs its rear wheel covered up though!

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Post by Dean » Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:09 pm

russ92xmsed wrote:If you squint a lot and I mean a lot, the Maxi is quite similar to a DS in its proportions
Have you been drinking Russ? :D

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Post by citroenxm » Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:28 pm

Dean wrote:
russ92xmsed wrote:If you squint a lot and I mean a lot, the Maxi is quite similar to a DS in its proportions
Have you been drinking Russ? :D

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I have to agree.. there is no way in this world even with a squint a maxi can be compared to a Ds.. thats just a complete and utter insult to Ds ..
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Re: Chevrons Rally - 2017

Post by MTXM » Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:43 pm

If you squint a lot and I mean a lot, the Maxi is quite similar to a DS in its proportions. It needs its rear wheel covered up though!
Err, yes Rus, although like others I am not entirely convinced! There is some similarity in the angles of the roof pillars including the swept back rear end. With regards, Matthew T.
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Re: Chevrons Rally - 2017

Post by russ92xmsed » Thu Sep 21, 2017 6:49 pm

:lol: I did say squint a lot, so it's a blur! Excellent wheel arch covers!

It's a controversial thing to say got to admit. It's the long wheelbase and slopy rear end i'm on about. Almost...almost teardrop like.
Otherwise, yes the DS is superior in EVERY way to the Maxi.
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