Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6

BTR

1464 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 431


  Reply # 1101743 4-Aug-2014 14:45
Send private message

KiwiNZ: Nissan Micra convertible tongue-out


A pink (salmon) one like Richard drove on Top gear?

12601 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 5913

Trusted

  Reply # 1101762 4-Aug-2014 15:23
Send private message

BTR:
KiwiNZ: Nissan Micra convertible tongue-out


A pink (salmon) one like Richard drove on Top gear?


Someone finally pick up on that smile




Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

 It's our only home, lets clean it up then...

 

Take My Advice, Pull Down Your Pants And Slide On The Ice!

 

 


600 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 109


  Reply # 1101884 4-Aug-2014 17:07
Send private message

Save a bit more and get an NZ new S2000. They are not dull to drive, and can be, ahem quite lively. Black or white is what I'm looking for. And if you spend a bit more you can aftermarket hardtops. Ok a lot more.

Or an MRS? I think they look pretty good in certain colours, plus a Honda K Series this win them. Just....

5791 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1727

Trusted

  Reply # 1101887 4-Aug-2014 17:17
Send private message

Go to a MX-5 Club and tell them they are for Women.
They usually have long hair and skinny jeans so might be comparable.
See if you can get a Z3 or a S2000. S2000 is a cool car. Stay away from the MX-5.




Steam: Coil (Same photos as profile here)
Origin: Scranax
Currently playing on PC: Rust, Subnautica, CS:GO, AOE2 HD, BeamNG Drive, BF1.


2170 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 656

Subscriber

  Reply # 1101931 4-Aug-2014 18:12
Send private message

There is nothing wrong with an MX5, bang for buck for fun factor they are hard to beat. 

1657 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 764


  Reply # 1101994 4-Aug-2014 19:20
One person supports this post
Send private message

lxsw20: There is nothing wrong with an MX5,..

There is when you're a 190cm tall.wink




Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important. (T.S. Eliot)


5791 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1727

Trusted

  Reply # 1101995 4-Aug-2014 19:21
Send private message

floydbloke:
lxsw20: There is nothing wrong with an MX5,..

There is when you're a 190cm tall.wink


Anyone under 165CM will enjoy a MX5 if they love a slow laggy convertible. At least it has roughly OK handling.
http://mx5club.org.nz/




Steam: Coil (Same photos as profile here)
Origin: Scranax
Currently playing on PC: Rust, Subnautica, CS:GO, AOE2 HD, BeamNG Drive, BF1.




21235 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4271

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1102005 4-Aug-2014 19:46
Send private message

floydbloke:
lxsw20: There is nothing wrong with an MX5,..

There is when you're a 190cm tall.wink


i'm 188cm if you must use cm, I remember my sisters del sol. Handled like crap because it had $50 tires on it and I was most comfortable with the roof off looking over the top of the windscreen.




Richard rich.ms

12601 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 5913

Trusted

  Reply # 1102018 4-Aug-2014 19:51
Send private message

There is a rule, if one is over 40 years old you cannot drive a convertible with the lid down.




Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

 It's our only home, lets clean it up then...

 

Take My Advice, Pull Down Your Pants And Slide On The Ice!

 

 




21235 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4271

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1102023 4-Aug-2014 20:00
Send private message

So I have a few more years before that is a problem ;)




Richard rich.ms

5791 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1727

Trusted

  Reply # 1102027 4-Aug-2014 20:03
Send private message

richms: So I have a few more years before that is a problem ;)

Not even half way there for me.




Steam: Coil (Same photos as profile here)
Origin: Scranax
Currently playing on PC: Rust, Subnautica, CS:GO, AOE2 HD, BeamNG Drive, BF1.




21235 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4271

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1102030 4-Aug-2014 20:06
2 people support this post
Send private message

TimA:
richms: So I have a few more years before that is a problem ;)

Not even half way there for me.


Shut up you whipperschnapper and get off my lawn and that music is too loud!




Richard rich.ms

12601 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 5913

Trusted

  Reply # 1102034 4-Aug-2014 20:08
Send private message

richms: So I have a few more years before that is a problem ;)


I am forbidden by the rules from driving a convertible with top down 😉

Detail is sensitive secure information




Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

 It's our only home, lets clean it up then...

 

Take My Advice, Pull Down Your Pants And Slide On The Ice!

 

 


282 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 76


  Reply # 1102641 5-Aug-2014 14:19
Send private message
5791 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1727

Trusted

  Reply # 1102653 5-Aug-2014 14:51
Send private message

ghettomaster: Op never mentioned his budget so...

http://www.trademe.co.nz/motors/used-cars/bmw/auction-760026827.htm



Ummmm, Given the angle on the GT wing they must be getting in excess of 100KG of downforce at 100kph. Dat drag and fuel consumption. The cold air intake is done wrong. Who in hell needs 2 pod filters on that engine. Not to mention the second one doesnt have cold air in. The intake should be closed circuit so there isnt the chance of hot air leaking in. Those rims were stolen off an Estima or WRX from south Auckland. The colour is what you get after eating too much butter chicken. All around a car of cancer.





Steam: Coil (Same photos as profile here)
Origin: Scranax
Currently playing on PC: Rust, Subnautica, CS:GO, AOE2 HD, BeamNG Drive, BF1.


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34


Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.