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  1. Any AO-ers running an electric car at the moment?

    General Motoring Discussion
    With the Yeti coming to the end of its PCP in 9 months time, it is time to start thinking about what to change it to (is there a better past time than car searching?) The daily "commute/school run" is about to get much longer as the oldest heads off to senior school, so I will have two schools...
  2. India - an AO-ers Guide

    Non Motoring Images
    A quick photo guide for Starkers Part I First tip, don't drive. OK, Cochin. Home of the famous Chinese fishing nets Where you can take in a quick cultural fix - I think it was SR on the left Pubs in this area are not exactly what you get at home But our driver could always find one...
  3. Sri Lanka - an AO-ers guide

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    Hello and welcome to Sri Lanka. A local tip is to always check your rear view mirror when approaching the local rivers, you never know what may be behind you Fear not, these timid little beasties are usually placated by a banana but do remember to observe whose right of way it is on...
  4. St Lucia - an AO-ers guide

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    St Lucia is in the Eastern Carribbean (Dominican Republic and right a bit) whose main attraction is the Piton 'Mountains' after which the local brew is named although there is something about gnat's that does spring to mind when talking about it :rolleyes: Despite what you may have read...
  5. Hamster Jam - an AO-ers guide

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    Welcome to Hamster Jam, city of culture, refinement and fine dining.. The dutch are a cultured bunch with outstanding taste, errr... Well, some of 'em do very good taste in fact :p Space is at a premium due the large amount of water the dutch have imported, so parking is...
  6. a wheel thread for two AOers

    Alfa GTV & 916 Spider
    hi all, i have a set of 4 16" pepperpots from a GTV. i want to sell and another AOer wants to buy them. i don't want to make masses of cash, and i want him to get a good deal too as he is a great bloke. but neither of us know what they are worth :confused: can anyone offer any reasonable...
  7. AOers in a unreasonably priced car

    General Motoring Discussion
    Okay, you have a budget of exactly £/€ 53,763 to buy any current model, brand new car. List price, no deals. What would you buy? What....Would....You....BUY?!
  8. AOers in a Reasonably Priced Car

    General Motoring Discussion
    Okay, you have a budget of exactly £/€10,600 to buy any current model, brand new car. List price, no deals. What would you buy? What....Would....You....BUY?! I'll take a Mazda 2 1.3 3-door please. Next.
  9. Anyone Got An E-Reader? Advice Needed Please AOers.

    Way Off Topic
    Thinking about getting an E-Reader after Christmas. Seen a few reviews, but most of them from earlier this year (Gadget show etc). Am buying so many bloody books at the moment and I love the tactile nature of books, but space is getting a premium and its either a new book shelf or an E-book...
  10. Any NW AOers fancy travelling....

    North West this?
  11. AO'ers diagnosed with Swine Flu

    Poll Room
    i wondered if we could monitor our collective wellbeing by indicating when we have caught the lurgey
  12. Hello AOers!

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi gang! :) I have a 156 GTA and I love it :thumbs: :D
  13. Bath AOers beware

    South West
    Last night my 156 had its front and rear badges stolen so just watch out and i hope it doesnt happen to anyone else:mad:
  14. Any AOers near Carlisle?

    North West
    Hey guys :wave: Just wondering - are there any of you in or around Carlisle? :confused: I'm just over the border and wondered if there was any chance of getting a borders area meet sometime? :D
  15. AO'ers who have ordered MY08 Brera/Spiders

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi Guys, I know how you feel waiting for you Brera/Spider, just thought i'd poll to see what other dealers are quoting for delivery. So if you could post the following i'd be interested. Date you ordered yours from the dealer Date you expect to receive it or Date you received it if you...
  16. Are AO'ers Natural Moaners?

    Poll Room
    There is a constant stream of moaning on this forum about the new cars, about how badly selling, unreliable, badly built or just "non-Alfa" they are, despite loads of evidence to the contrary. Are we just whingers, constantly harking back to the good old days of rust, electrical gremlins, failed...
  17. Any Bristol AO'ers Off to GW Meet in Gloucs Tomorrow?

    South West
    If anyone fancies conyoying it up there from the Bristol area, I would be happy to meet somewhere along the way?
  18. See some E Anglian AOers

    General Alfa Discussion
    A few of us met up today in Cambridge as one of our first regular East Anglian meets. We discussed ideas for future meets and decided on some of the things we would like to do. One of them is an "open day" at our local Indy - Avanti Autos - in Ipswich - have a look at the "Events" forum under E...
  19. Sunday lunchtime get-together for SW AOers

    South West
    After the success of this month's first SW AO meeting, I thought we should make the most of the summer and meet up for a Sunday lunchtime get together. As the region is so large, I have decided to try another pub this time, nearer to Bristol and Bath, but still within easy travelling for the...
  20. How many AOers have you met

    Poll Room
    With the new regional evens forum I thought I'd ask how many fellow AOers have you met face to face :D So how many and any funny stories. :D After I met Ros and Orange Ros sent me a pager :eek: the first one I'd had nearly **** meself asking who was the guy in the boro shirt I replied don't...