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Offline NasTnaS

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« on: February 02, 2006, 02:20:19 pm »
some1 with some extra cash, should import 1? awesome cars...

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Re: cupra r
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2006, 02:54:03 pm »
saw heaps in Europe.. was impressed

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Re: cupra r
« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2006, 04:59:08 pm »
Cupra R is yum, and i am not a big fan of 5door hot hatches.
There is a red one (not R tho) on the shore, they have aged well, makes a mk4 5door look very boring and plain.

A future classic perhaps?





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Re: cupra r
« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2006, 05:05:30 pm »
I think they use the same dash as the A3
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2006, 07:02:49 pm »
I've always liked the Leon, especially in Cupra R trim!

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Re: cupra r
« Reply #5 on: February 05, 2006, 12:48:43 am »
Been looking at ones in the UK for sale..

But most around GBP 10K+
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #6 on: February 05, 2006, 03:33:01 am »
I like the new Leon,but not so keen on the "Rover" shape of the older model.Still interested in the Leon FR when it comes out here in the UK.

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Re: cupra r
« Reply #7 on: February 05, 2006, 10:25:49 am »
Still interested in the Leon FR when it comes out here in the UK.

What's the FR?
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #8 on: February 05, 2006, 11:45:37 am »
What's the FR?
Its the 170bhp Tdi version of the Cupra R.

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Re: cupra r
« Reply #9 on: April 13, 2006, 09:30:14 am »
just heard my unlce in SA is trying to import 1.... alll these years i thought he was in love with alfas...
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #11 on: March 06, 2008, 10:28:48 am »
isnt the cupra R the same engine spec as the new S3?
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #12 on: March 06, 2008, 11:27:42 am »
isnt the cupra R the same engine spec as the new S3?

I think so, 225BHP but FWD.
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #13 on: March 06, 2008, 12:20:32 pm »
S. African Police 'Flying Squad' have a few in addition to the smattering of MkV GTis.

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Re: cupra r
« Reply #14 on: March 06, 2008, 05:55:08 pm »
I think so, 225BHP but FWD.

The new S3s output is around the 260hp mark...
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #15 on: March 06, 2008, 05:58:06 pm »
The new S3s output is around the 260hp mark...

The Cupra R above is the old shape Leon, it used the 225hp 1.8T engine.

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Re: cupra r
« Reply #17 on: March 07, 2008, 08:30:49 am »
Hawt.
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #18 on: March 07, 2008, 11:45:55 am »
The Cupra R above is the old shape Leon, it used the 225hp 1.8T engine.
Oh ok, the new 2.0l cupra r is supposed to be S3 spec. saw it in autocar a while back but havent heard anything about it since....
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Re: cupra r
« Reply #19 on: March 07, 2008, 01:18:41 pm »
The only part of a Cupra R i could afford to import was the front Splitter..

I pikc it up this arvo!