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Forum: User's rides 07-09-2017, 03:22 PM
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Posted By drakkie
Some more photos including the interior.

Some more photos including the interior.
Forum: User's rides 07-07-2017, 12:46 PM
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Posted By drakkie
Definitely not close. We have the 2.2d which is...

Definitely not close. We have the 2.2d which is sufficient but not a performance machine. It has all the gadgets, good seats, quality buttons etc. but it's also got some hard plastic panels. It's a...
Forum: User's rides 07-05-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,759
Posted By drakkie
My first tank

My project for Borgward is running to its end. So I have a new ride, whilst my 208 is rusting on the parking. They gave me the new Ssangyong Rexton. Basically it's big. Real big. Not very cool in the...
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 12-10-2016, 03:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,332
Posted By drakkie
And some photo's.

And some photo's.
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 12-09-2016, 03:38 AM
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Views: 4,332
Posted By drakkie
So I had a test vehicle under my behind for the...

So I had a test vehicle under my behind for the past three weeks. If I'm honest, I like the car. A lot! It drives very nicely, definately comparable to it's competitors.
I have a 2.8 liter petrol...
Forum: General Automotive 10-28-2016, 06:00 AM
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Views: 160,353
Posted By drakkie
As I've had a introduction to automotive...

As I've had a introduction to automotive journalism a few years ago I feel I can judge on it for a bit too. In 2012 I had a 6-month internship at Autokampioen, a Dutch magazine. A dozen or so...
Forum: Car comparison 09-20-2016, 11:59 AM
Replies: 815
Views: 236,244
Posted By drakkie
One of our customers brought back his 2-week old...

One of our customers brought back his 2-week old Peugeot and demanded his money back. Why? The navigation told him to go right and turns out recently this street in Paris was changed to 1-way...
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 09-19-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,332
Posted By drakkie
Though I'm a bit sceptical of the brand's long...

Though I'm a bit sceptical of the brand's long term successes, I will be proud to be working with (part of) their product from early October. Seems better than for PSA. We will soon (2-3 wks) receive...
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 03-26-2016, 08:08 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,997
Posted By drakkie
After some time with the QV version, we now also...

After some time with the QV version, we now also have a 'normal' Giulia at work.
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 03-13-2016, 04:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,762
Posted By drakkie
No. We drive with standard suspension parts. I...

No. We drive with standard suspension parts. I really don't know whether this will be or not. It'd be nice though :) At the Geneva show PSA released their I-Connect dash Mk.2. I work on the...
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 03-13-2016, 05:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,762
Posted By drakkie
The car I drive for my job at the moment. (I work...

The car I drive for my job at the moment. (I work as a Testing Engineer subcontracted to the PSA-group).
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 12-13-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,997
Posted By drakkie
You mean to ask if we have regular models too?...

You mean to ask if we have regular models too? No, we have just that one as of now. We have many other brands on our lot though.
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 12-12-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,997
Posted By drakkie
I think as its not at the dealers here yet. This...

I think as its not at the dealers here yet. This specific one is still waiting on its Italian plates. We have some more proto's or pre-series camouflaged like that.
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 12-11-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,997
Posted By drakkie
Our first proto, awaiting European Type Approval.

Our first proto, awaiting European Type Approval.
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 12-11-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,997
Posted By drakkie
4172Our 31

4172Our 31
Forum: Miscellaneous 11-22-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,262
Posted By drakkie
Sorry to re-open an old thread, however I fully...

Sorry to re-open an old thread, however I fully agree with the original poster. I just re-read some of my old posts, some 10 years old now (!!). I am very glad I've grown-up a bit. My apologies for...
Forum: Multimedia 11-24-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 2,571
Views: 517,215
Posted By drakkie
Apparently they made a 360 degree panorama video...

Apparently they made a 360 degree panorama video of Sebastien Buemi in his F1 on the circuit of Assen. Absolutely amazing footage.

http://wpc.c8b4.edgecastcdn.net/00C8B4/website/gamma/iframe.html
Forum: Miscellaneous 11-10-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,783
Posted By drakkie
My former hell: A4 motorway (Netherlands) -...

My former hell:

A4 motorway (Netherlands) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A4_motorway_(Netherlands)#Midden_Delfland_missing_link)

Truely unbelievable how it...
Forum: Miscellaneous 10-17-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 7,016
Views: 722,591
Posted By drakkie
Driving behind a white '75 Alpine A110 today....

Driving behind a white '75 Alpine A110 today. Beautiful sound! A pleasure for my eardrums :)
Forum: Miscellaneous 10-09-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,891
Posted By drakkie
Rather oddly I own the exact same model as I did...

Rather oddly I own the exact same model as I did 9 years ago as my first car :) Now it is my city run-about though. A 1996 Suzuki Alto. Brings back fond and less fond memories, but atleast it is much...
Forum: Miscellaneous 08-22-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8,036
Views: 934,978
Posted By drakkie
http://www.bouwmaterialen-renkum.nl/files/1286/pro...

http://www.bouwmaterialen-renkum.nl/files/1286/products/558422/makita_slijptol_9565.jpg

This should help in lowering my car's weight in the next week. A vehicle weight of 830kg (excluding me and...
Forum: Miscellaneous 08-22-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,115
Posted By drakkie
In the Puma which is getting rather quick last...

In the Puma which is getting rather quick last months I never get any fines (anymore). A traffic light sprint is just as much fun when you stick to the speed limit. If you drive 100 km/h, you can...
Forum: Classic cars 06-04-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,644
Posted By drakkie
Archive of Motorsport Magazine now accesible free :)

Guys,

Just found this rather nice link with great articles and photo's of historic racing. I just had to share it.

Home - from the MotorSport Archive (http://archive.motorsportmagazine.com/)
Forum: Matt's Hi-Res Hide-Out 05-25-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By drakkie
Now that'd be a car I'd want to buy! I really...

Now that'd be a car I'd want to buy! I really hope there will be some production version.
Forum: Technical forums 05-16-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,489
Views: 275,290
Posted By drakkie
Not to forget cost. Say you want to transfer 100...

Not to forget cost. Say you want to transfer 100 Nm, the forces on the teeth will be split by more teeth in the second situation. Thus it requires less strength aka weaker and cheaper material, I'd...
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