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Forum: Car Chat 11-13-17, 09:39 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 28,552
Posted By Big Andy
With respect, Mike you're confusing technological...

With respect, Mike you're confusing technological development with a Cold War race with the Soviet Union that cost vast amounts of the US's GDP to put that first man on the moon and declare victory....
Forum: Car Chat 11-13-17, 04:54 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 28,552
Posted By Big Andy
12 people have walked on the moon - do you have 6...

12 people have walked on the moon - do you have 6 fingers on each hand? :D

Seriously, at the pace this technology is developing I can see the first driverless vehicles hitting the road before the...
Forum: The Clubhouse 11-09-17, 02:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 299
Posted By Big Andy
Now you're talking my language - one of the all...

Now you're talking my language - one of the all time great films. :thumbup:

It requires a degree of intelligence to appreciate it fully - hence when it was released we had certain local...
Forum: The Clubhouse 11-08-17, 09:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 299
Posted By Big Andy
Ha ha, that old myth was debunked many years ago...

Ha ha, that old myth was debunked many years ago - there were plenty of straight roads long before the Romans came to Britain. Many roads we think of as Roman were actually built on existing ones....
Forum: The Clubhouse 11-08-17, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 299
Posted By Big Andy
I wouldn't be so quick to dismiss Henry, compared...

I wouldn't be so quick to dismiss Henry, compared to other monarchs at the time he was fairly restrained - he only fathered one bastard, his patronage of the arts brought in a Renaissance like...
Forum: The Clubhouse 11-08-17, 01:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 299
Posted By Big Andy
Good for him. The Bishop of Rome hath no...

Good for him. The Bishop of Rome hath no jurisdiction in this Realm of England.
Forum: The Clubhouse 10-30-17, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 242
Posted By Big Andy
:egads: Mike, you really shouldn't take...

:egads: Mike, you really shouldn't take everything written so literally. :D
Forum: The Clubhouse 10-30-17, 07:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 242
Posted By Big Andy
It's hardly a fair contest - by the age of 10...

It's hardly a fair contest - by the age of 10 most kids will have put in many hours of high speed pursuit driving on Grand Theft Auto and other video games. The cops were always going to struggle to...
Forum: Car Chat 10-03-17, 05:49 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,548
Posted By Big Andy
Actually. BMW supplies Toyota Europe with the 1.6...

Actually. BMW supplies Toyota Europe with the 1.6 and 2.0 litre diesels (albeit not the very latest BMW technology) under a partnership agreement they have. Before that the Toyota diesels were a bit...
Forum: The Clubhouse 08-09-17, 06:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 451
Posted By Big Andy
KIng Solomon had over 700 wives and 300...

KIng Solomon had over 700 wives and 300 concubines for sex so it suggests he wasn't over choosy. Probably fairly tired most of the time though...

Also, assuming a fair spread of ages and the fact...
Forum: Car Chat 07-19-17, 09:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,109
Posted By Big Andy
When I had my Lexus they were all on 10k miles...

When I had my Lexus they were all on 10k miles service intervals. All Lexus sold in Europe are. That said, BMW and Audi etc have moved the game on and are on variable servicing which in my case means...
Forum: Car Chat 07-14-17, 09:20 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,661
Posted By Big Andy
Talking I'm sure there's no need for me to point out the...

I'm sure there's no need for me to point out the irony of a condescending post accusing someone of condescension....:D

Anyway, back to the OP; the question was asked why Hyundai were killing off...
Forum: Car Chat 07-14-17, 03:36 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,661
Posted By Big Andy
Mercedes E43 4Matic is 53,235. All the cars I...

Mercedes E43 4Matic is 53,235. All the cars I quoted were within a grand or so of the Genesis price (broadspeed.com). There are huge discounts on big German metal - you don't even have to haggle. ...
Forum: Car Chat 07-13-17, 09:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,661
Posted By Big Andy
FYP Seriously, why would I buy a Genesis and...

FYP

Seriously, why would I buy a Genesis and get financially raped when for the same money I could have:

Audi A8 4.2Tdi 380bhp SE Executive Auto Tiptronic
a BMW 730d or a 540i MSport Xdrive...
Forum: Car Chat 07-13-17, 02:38 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,661
Posted By Big Andy
This was always going to be a hard sell. Hyundais...

This was always going to be a hard sell. Hyundais and KIAs sell well but they are seen as competitors to the likes of Ford and Toyota. There just isn't the market for a fairly anonymous looking...
Forum: The Clubhouse 07-05-17, 09:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 554
Posted By Big Andy
North Korea has an extensive 3G network covering...

North Korea has an extensive 3G network covering 96% of the population (it's ran by an Egyptian telecommunications company) with over 3 million subscribers. What you can't do, however, is dial out of...
Forum: The Clubhouse 07-04-17, 08:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 554
Posted By Big Andy
Far from staring longingly at images of Europe...

Far from staring longingly at images of Europe and US on their smartphones the people of developing countries have created a revolution in banking and are using it to build their businesses and...
Forum: Car Chat 06-12-17, 01:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,023
Posted By Big Andy
When we omit the article before the noun, we are...

When we omit the article before the noun, we are thinking of a state or condition, not of a specific place: in jail, in love, in hospital, at university, under fire.
Forum: Car Chat 05-22-17, 06:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 652
Posted By Big Andy
I got a new Lexus for my mum. To be fair I...

I got a new Lexus for my mum. To be fair I thought it was a fair trade - I love the car and I've heard she's very happy in her new home.
Forum: The Clubhouse 04-25-17, 06:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 718
Posted By Big Andy
Better than serving faeces flavoured like curry,...

Better than serving faeces flavoured like curry, no?
Forum: Car Chat 03-20-17, 07:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,039
Posted By Big Andy
When Ford and GM first started releasing these...

When Ford and GM first started releasing these types of vehicles with a sedan option and a "hatchback but looks like a sedan option" in Europe the market was pretty split between those that wanted a...
Forum: Car Chat 03-01-17, 05:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,653
Posted By Big Andy
Good to see the Pontiac Aztec getting another run...

Good to see the Pontiac Aztec getting another run out.
Forum: Car Chat 02-20-17, 09:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 972
Posted By Big Andy
They are well constructed, though no more so than...

They are well constructed, though no more so than comparable Fords, Peugeots, Nissans, etc. They are a mid-price brand that traditionally have relied on heavily discounted fleet sales to make the...
Forum: The Clubhouse 01-15-17, 12:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,910
Posted By Big Andy
I don't want to be a killjoy but honey is no...

I don't want to be a killjoy but honey is no better for you than white granulated sugar. Honey is sugar and sugar is sugar no matter how you take it. The bees have done a great marketing job.The main...
Forum: The Clubhouse 01-09-17, 06:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By Big Andy
Nothing new. Dinorwig Powr Station in Wales...

Nothing new. Dinorwig Powr Station in Wales opened in 1984. Water is pumped up to the reservoir during off peak times and released through turbines, operating as a short term operating reserve for...
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