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If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

If your next car could be any car except an Alfa what would you buy?

The only other catch is that It must be of a similar price to what you paid for your Alfa.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Something from the Fiat group

Maybe a Coupe or a Lancia.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

I like the Bravo
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

was going to buy a Leon FR but now a 159 saloon instead
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Plenty around for similar prices to what I paid for my GT these days.

Z4C/350Z/1Coupe/3Coupe/A5/TT I'm sure there are more.

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Ford Focus
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Probably a Maserati 3200, would be just the push I needed
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Bought my gtv for about 6k a few years ago now so if i didn't have that i'd probably spend the 6k on something german. Probably some sort of golf.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Probably something little... a Lupo or a Chinquichento (sp??)...


Not because I'm Gay but because every time I fill my car up at current fuel price's I nearly cry.

I want a very small car with a very efficient engine that costs bugger all to tax and insure... I only drive my car backards and forwards to work (about 3 mile's)
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Something Jap possibly..
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I only drive my car backards and forwards to work (about 3 mile's)
Thats no way to treat an Alfa. Get a bloody bicycle
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I'll be getting a bike, which'll be about half the price of my Alfa, so I'd use the other half of the money to buy some kewl leathers and a fancy lid
 
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Well considering my Alfa cost £500....I'd probably buy an old Jag XJ6...maybe a 4.0L mmmmmm
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

insurance is an issue for me as im 20, but if i didnt have my gtv id choose a 320ci coupe, or an audi a3/a4 sport or a golf gt tdi
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Fiat Coupe 20V turbo.
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530d Touring probably, much as it pains me to say so.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Might look at an interesting classic car - Alvis TF21 or if it had to be new see if I could stretch to a Porsche Cayman or a Boxster.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

I really had to think about this, as I had decided my next car was going to be a spider, and hubby would have my 156 - when he finally gets a driving licence, I hope before he turns 40 - at this rate my son will be driving before him

Anyway, I think I'd buy hubby a really cheap (under £500) automatic, and teach him to drive myself, and then spend the rest on therapy - I'd need it If I tried to teach him anything :P.

OK a saab convertible.
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I would probably get a fiat coupe in yellow, but i think the insurance would be too much.

But at the moment the only type of car i want is an alfa
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Probably a Clio 182 Trophy.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

One of these bad boys. The neighbours would have a fit so got to find something that fits in a little more.

Looks ike it's going to be a Ford Kuga.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

Well the car cost me 7k and there isnt really much around but i wouldnt mind another Supra. Had myself a sweet twin turbo a few years ago.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

I would consider a Fiat Coupe (obviously..)

I al quite like Ford Focus ST170's (the RS is too expensive)
Renault sport Clio's,

Maybe a TVR wedge or a Westfield.
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Re: If you couldn't buy an Alfa what would you buy instead.

8k Bike - now that would one mean mountain bike

Nothing but Alfa

Well maybe an RX7
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