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MrScruffs
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Re: Spotted today

Postby MrScruffs » Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:40 pm

Jaguarxj40 wrote:First proper drive out today since the MOT on Monday and in 8 years and i get waved at by two other Jag owners. :D :D :D

First jag passed me on the A3(M) driving away from Waterlooville towards Portsmouth, not quite up on my later jag models but i think it was a X300 with partial reg number XJR 12.

Second one was a red XJ40 sovereign Heading out of Pagham on the Pagham road. L reg.

Best regards
Gary.


You drove down Pagham Road and didn’t notice the slightly shabby G plate Daimler XJ40 in Grey...? The red one was likely to be my ‘one that got away’. I took a test drive but missed out on buying it due to having to wait a few days for a family member to hear back about a job that was going to impact our commuting needs. It was bought by someone nearby and I see it every week!
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Re: Spotted today

Postby Jaguarxj40 » Sat Aug 03, 2019 9:25 am

Hi MrScruffs,

Ah yes, i have seen the G plate Daimler but never thought to mention it. I did see the one pictured in your post when it was for sale at Pagham car sales, it didn't hang around long.

For the L reg one i saw yesterday, it wasn't that one. The one i saw i had seen a few days earlier and was parked up at B&M in Shripney Road, a lighter metalic red with magnolia interior piped in red. :D

Best regards
Gary
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Re: Spotted today

Postby kamilb1998 » Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:12 pm

Another couple of recent spots from me. One in Switzerland and the Dutch car street parked in Milan and I spotted it again later in the week parked up in Sirmione for a couple of days at least.

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Re: Spotted today

Postby old del boy » Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:24 pm

On holiday Kamilb or have you moved from Norfolk ? or is it a gap year and you're bumming around Europe :)

All the best Derek..
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Re: Spotted today

Postby MrScruffs » Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:21 am

Chichester Sainsbury’s today.
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Re: Spotted today

Postby naki_k » Wed Aug 14, 2019 1:57 pm

MrScruffs wrote:Chichester Sainsbury’s today.


Nice bit of two spaces hugging by the red one!
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Re: Spotted today

Postby MrScruffs » Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:30 pm

Nice bit of two spaces hugging by the red one!


Yup, I admire his chutzpah! It’s the same every week, so very intentional.

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Re: Spotted today

Postby Mikefido » Sun Aug 18, 2019 8:06 pm

Up on the 4th floor at one of my work sites (Northampton) and spotted his ...
anyones (J905 ***)?
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Re: Spotted today

Postby naki_k » Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:42 am

Mikefido wrote:Up on the 4th floor at one of my work sites (Northampton) and spotted his ...
anyones (J905 ***)?
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Snowing in Northampton?
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Re: Spotted today

Postby marty » Thu Aug 29, 2019 7:27 pm

Spotted today on the Tettenhall road coming from Wolverhampton. Sorry no pics. A custom XJ40 in metallic black and gold, well it would be from Wolverhampton wouldn't it ! Complete with chrome arch covers , gold tinted alloy wheels . Registration private starting "PB S " , slightly lowered too.


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