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  1. falkor

    box sets

    have you got any Box Sets? I have had this Sharpe box set for a while but a few days ago started watching it again beginning with the first one, Sharpe's Rifles (1809) the stories and filming are so blimmen TOP!! what's your best BOX SET?
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    TOP 10 of cars about to go extinct

    1. Lada Riva - 49 left 2. Alfa Romeo 146 - 89 left 3. Fiat Uno - 218 left 4. Renault 21 - 221 left 5. Vauxhall Carlton - 270 left 6. Citroen BX - 286 left 7. Nissan Bluebird - 324 left 8. Volvo 440 - 407 left 9. Peugeot 309 - 409 left 10. Rover 800 - 468 left read the full lo-down but...
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    take your Rover to work week

    did you ever take your Rover to work? Post your piccies of your Rover to work then :cool: here's me arriving at work this morning!
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    Sunday June 28 classic cars 2020 , Warwickshire

    plenty of classic cars last year but not a P6 in sight more info
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    your Top 5 classic Rover piccies

    post your own Top 5 classic Rover piccies, here's mine : no 1 red V8 nonchalant jaunt through town, so slick no 2 brown V8 winter mission, hold on just stopped for a quick cuppa!! brave journey!! no 3 white 2000, "what d'ya mean the vapour lock has never been this bad?" she did make it to...
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    get Running

    do you go running? I finally found a proper plan from the NHS and am now following it, I was trying to go running by just going to the local park and doing a few laps of running, of course my lower legs turned to stone and I was doing it wrong as I hadnt found the NHS "week by week" guide which...
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    posted on 15 Jan 2020 , 1976 Rover V8

    1976 Rover P6 3500S £12000 I do like the look of this car , currently on offer for £12000 and love the blurb:p so the car has had black / silver number plates since new? they were the originals (apparently) I like the sound of that and this is my favourite of the cars for sale this month...
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    Member OF THE YEAR and new Member of the Year

    I nominate new kid on the block Krueger :D who has just joined the site, for new Member of the year 2019, he has joined in on all sorts of threads and is a jolly good egg! I nominate squizzy :) for Member of the year 2019, I was fascinated to read in the latest P6 News that Deborah has just...
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    Classic Rover piccie of 2019

    nominate which photo shown on this site in 2019 was your best!! :cool: I nominate the piccie shown by Rudiger Wicke in the below thread fantastic photo and my favourite of 2019, which is yours? :p
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    is your Rover going out over Christmas?

    the last time I took my P6 over to Reigate it was dark, wet, sloshing it down with rain and windy, I did not much enjoy it particularly as it dawned on me that the HRW was not "happening" however it was a great "test" and the Rover handled as great as ever, so there I will be on Boxing Day ...
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    should the Scots be given a 2nd Independence referendum?

    A Scottish referendum took place on Thursday 18 September 2014 on Scottish independence from the United Kingdom. The referendum question was, "Should Scotland be an independent country?", which voters answered with "Yes" or "No". The "No" side won with 2,001,926 (55.3%) voting against...
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    personalised number plates

    do you have one? Preston drivers running out of time over private plates looks like there is paper work to do, this is also covered by Rover Sports Register I can think of one prime example of a V8 with personalised numbers AT LEAST :D
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    40 popular cars listed by MSN

    my favourite is no 3 the Ford Capri Popular cars disappearing from our roads and no they don't even mention a P6 at all coming in at no 40 the most stolen car in Britaino_O
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    traded in my Virago for a scooter!!

    I have always been a true motorcycle man, just look at that Virago! I bought it in 2006 when it was 3 years old but sadly,:rolleyes: although it still looks amazing, underneath it all there is so much that needs correcting - major stuff - I am now on a scooter instead, I amazingly found a new...
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    30,000 miles 1971 ROVER 3500S £10K

    The mileage of 30,000 is believed to be correct with MOTs dating back to 1984. Genuine Factory 3500S with manual gearbox, power steering and leather seats. wouldn't have minded some interior shots but exterior ones look 10/10 , looks like a great car!
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    your radio cassette player, what is it and why?

    what is your music machine of choice? well I got my car in August, it came from the car dealer with a Sony CD player/ radio , but the CD player has never worked and the radio has trouble remembering the push button radio stations, it can search for them fine and if the push button is held in...
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    VW ID.3 electric motor is so compact it fits in a sports bag

    From 2023 on, Volkswagen intends to produce 1.4 million of similar electric drive units annually. Volkswagen recently showed an electric motor, the first in a family, compact enough to fit in a sports bag, despite delivering just under 200 bhp. (a P6 could deliver up to 161 bhp @ 5200 rpm)...
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    meanwhile...... in Venice

    Much of the Italian tourist attraction of Venice is under water after "apocalyptic" floods swept through the lagoon city.
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    Dutch will have 2 speed limits, daytime 100kmh night time 130kmh

    what a great idea, 2 speed limits according to whether the sun is up, or not o_O
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    beam speed limits and traffic information directly into cars

    Signs could be removed from the side of major roads within eight years under government-backed plans to beam speed limits and traffic information directly into cars, experts said. A trial of superfast 5G wifi will be introduced next year to enable roads to communicate directly with cars...
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    what are your thoughts on Remembrance Day?

    here's the Remembrance Day as far as that paper is concerned but what does it mean for you? my Dad was in the Reme , these photos are late 1946/ 1947 which is after the end of WWII but prior to that, my Dad was in the Home Guard because he was too young for the Regular Army , do you have...
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    speedo, brake lights, engine leak, shock bushes, power steering fluid

    my mate John S arrives this morning, at this point we have no brake lights, no speedo, engine oil leak, shock bushes shagged, power steering fluid contaminated, can he sort it all in 5 hours?
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    twitter slideshow

    p6 rover - Twitter Suche I dont go on Twitter but this morning ending up on it via Arnie Schwarzennger in the news with Greta then wondered if P6 was in Twitter?? Yes it is , check out the slideshow, starts with an S Reg P6 , moves onto a Series 1 P6 and so on , great fun click on any...
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    I went to Blackpool once

    and it wasnt like this but it was in a P6 (no photos survive sadly) Love this 1957 Blackpool holiday video, very enjoyable (no P6s though)
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    Scrapyard alert down South

    there are these 2 Rover P6's in a scrap yard and we have 3 days to raise the money to save them or they will be crushed please help Sheldon save these pieces of history!!!