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  1. Exciting new ways to paralyse yourself this summer

    General Motoring Discussion
    The summer is always a good excuse for some to bring out their inner idiot. Today’s was a front seat passenger in a convertible, whose legs weren’t resting up on the dashboard (which I believe is rather a la mode these days among the nation’s rapidly expanding moron community); instead, her legs...
  2. Porthleven Cricket Club Summer Fete Sun 21st July

    South West
    Hi All Porthleven Cricket Club in Cornwall is having its annual summer fete on Sunday 21st July. We have got a reputation for having lots of nice, unusual and sporty vehicles been shown at the fete. Last year we had Cornish JDM display lots of cars, American Muscle cars, Escort Cosworths...
  3. Peculiar summer smoking on startup

    Alfa 147, 156 & GT
    Hi Everyone, Im looking for some assistance into a problem I've had for a while now with my GT 1.9JTDm. Basically when the temperature is around 20 degrees or hotter, I. E summer, I get a few seconds of diesel smoke accompanied oined with a rough idol which lasts the same amount of time. However...
  4. Falken fk510 for 19 inch summer tyres

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I see fk510 have good test results what do you guys think about them, anyone have them
  5. Fresh 159sw owner summer tires help

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all! I'm a fresh 159sw 2.0 JTDm owner. Currently looking for summer tires but I'm confused with the large options available. The current size is one of the recommended in the owner's book - 225/50R17. Since it is not the lightest car in the world, I'm again following the instructions in...
  6. Summer meets and drives in Powys

    General Alfa Discussion
    Hi, I've not posted on here in a long while, but having just took delivery of a new Giulia Veloce in Misano blue , which is the 13th Alfa I've owned, I was wondering if anyone fancied a summer meet/drive , I Live and run a lovely country pub not to far from Brecon and Hay-on-Wye.
  7. Our summer outing

    Non Motoring Images
    Last week, myself, Mrs K, both offspring, the dog and the CRV took ourselves to the North Yorkshire coast. Specifically Staithes, which is just up the coast from Whitby. A tiny fishing village with two pubs and no mobile signal. Along the way, beer was consumed, a lighthouse was scaled, parts of...
  8. (South of) Scotland late summer meet up..? Any takers..?

    South Scotland
    Hey, in view of the fact that movement on the Scotland-'spotted' section is slow, and also having suffered the loss of this year's Italian Car Day- I just thought I would shake the tree to see who would be prepared to come out for a meet up..? A sort of show of hands, so to speak. This forum...
  9. Cooling box as part of Summer Pack

    Alfa Giulia
    Hi all, I took delivery of my Giulia Veloce Q4 a few weeks ago and so far its been brilliant :-) Attached some pictures. I have it equipped with the Summer Pack (don't know if this is a European market only thing or not). Part of the Summer Pack is supposed to be a mini fridge function / cool...
  10. Summer!

    Introduce Yourself
    Looking forward to July Alfa meet @ Knebworth House! Quite a few of us headding down in Mito's & Giulietta's looking forward to hopefully seeing some old classic models! Cannot wait until Summer & Dynamic mode can be used properly again!
  11. Summer idle temps

    Alfa 33, Sud & Sprint
    Every time the summer comes round and the car is stationary in traffic, I normally put the cabin heater on hot to aid the cooling as I don't like the temps. Everything is working as it should, call me paranoid but... I've been thinking of swapping the standard 92c - 87c radiator thermo...
  12. Summer savings + 25% off Discount code Section
    Shop Now: Shop: Summer Essentials Intex Easyset Round Swimming Pool (small) - Swimming Pool (Medium) - :byebye::byebye::byebye:
  13. Up to 35% of summer essential products for 2016 Section
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  14. Summer Edition - V6 Super Run

    South East
    Summer Edition of the V6 Super Run will be held on Sunday 17th July - Cross Country Blasts - Lewes Culifail Tunnel Runs - The World Famous Military Road and Brenzett Run - Pub Finale Meet Point #1 @ Notcutts Maidstone (J7 Off M20) Arrive at 07:00hrs | Leave @ 07:30hrs Meet Point #2 @...
  15. So hot n sweaty in summer...

    The Classic Alfa Romeos
    The seats that is. Even in not so hot English summer a short drive in the S2 and the back of my shirt is soaked. Dont suggest leather or cloth seats, but what is the best solution, beads or sheepskin?
  16. Spa Summer Classic

    General Alfa Discussion
    Just back from the Summer meeting at Spa Francorchamps. We were racing a Lotus but there was a good selection of Alfas from all over Europe and a couple from the UK as well. Huge grids made exciting racing - there was over 60 in our races, though the frequent need for a safety car spoiled...
  17. V6 super run – part 2 – summer finale

    South East
    ************************************* V6 SUPER RUN – PART 2 – SUMMER FINALE ************************************* Following on from the success of these runs back in March 2015 / 2014, I am now hosting a “Summer Finale” for the Annual V6 Event, on Sunday 12th July. I have revised the route to...
  18. V6 Super Run - Summer Finale - Sunday 12th July

    South East
    I've had to post this as a Thread, as how the hell do you now post it up as an Event?? ... I find this new look site a real Phaff tbh!! Anyway, please drop your RSVP here if you would like to attend. ************************************* V6 SUPER RUN – PART 2 – SUMMER FINALE...
  19. AOWM Summer Picnic 2015 -CANCELLED

    West Midlands
    On Sunday 12th July, we will be holding a Family Picnic (weather permitting :)) All Alfaowners, their family and friends are welcome. The destination will once again be; The Big Meadow, Honeybourne Road, Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire. B50 4BG. The big meadow is a large recreation ground...
  20. Summer in Scotland

    Alfa Giulietta
    First sun of the year just had to give them a good spring clean :D