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I'm a car fanatic so I dabble a lot with my personal stuff and love to see other stuff too. This is my first Land Rover though and I really love it! Picked it up Friday and rolled up to Ohio State on Saturday to go to the UC vs. OSU game. In Dynamic mode that blower really feeds! I'll be looking to add a pulley, tune, and hopefully an exhaust to let that thing not just breath a little more but also get a little more sound and some larger exhaust tips than the little stock ones.



For my other cars, have a 1400hp Cadillac CTS V that I am finishing up to try and take the fastest in the country here in 2 weeks at LSX Fest at <9.2 second. I make a lot of aero parts and other racing parts for these cars.



Also picked up a new C7 Corvette that I pulled the motor out of and bored/sleeved it to a 427CI motor since Chevy no longer offers a big engine option. It has been fitted with a 300 shot of NOS and I make all of the carbon fiber parts for it too. I'll be looking for 9s on that car at LSX as well to take the fastest title at <9.90 seconds.





I got a Duramax 3500HD for tow duty on the race cars. It needs a lift kit and some wheels before I'll be happy with it though. It's a little plain for me right now.



Have a 2010 Maxima that was my wife's last car that I rack miles up on now when I have to run out of state for meetings. Just got rid of a Hummer H2 that was done up pretty big. I really enjoyed that ride, but it was an 06 and since they gave it a different chassis, motor, and better trans in 08, figured it was time to sell high and I could get the refreshed one down the road if I wanted a keeper.



Had an 07 Escalade EXT that I really loved and should've kept. I'm disappointed they didn't keep the truck in the new models. I really do love the truck style for some reason.

 

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Going back, I've had some other fun stuff throughout the years, but the stuff I grew up in was my favorite haha. A 1989 Firebird which was wrecked, replaced by a 1989 Firebird Formula 350.





My second year in college I bought 2 year old Dodge Stealth Twin Turbo that I loved for it's TT 320HP all wheel drive. I ended up getting 500+ wheel hp out of that car.



Awesome vehicle. When I graduated college, I got a 2000 Escalade and these were the first 22s in the mid west!

 

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Current vehicles in my link:

RRS, escalade hybrid, glk 350, Honda Pilot and galant sigma.

Past vehicles:

International scout II
Nissan patrol
MB 300TD station wagon
Honda Civic lx
2006 Mitsubishi evolution 9 MR(crashed!)
2011 RRS hse lux


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Hey, I also had a Mitsubishi 3000GT VR-4 Twin Turbo ... the sister to your Dodge Stealth! Loved that car!
 

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Am also a car guy, and Am on my first Range Rover too. Best vehicle I have had to date, love the power and everything else about it. Not a fan of the infotainment electronics though that Meridian Signature is a killer system. There is nothing close out there in its category. This is the car I wanted so badly the minute I test drove it, I fell hard for it.

Unfortunately mine has a habit of camping at the dealer sick bay where its been for the last week waiting on parts. I hate to admit its not been a good experience for me and so I decided to get rid of it asap. All of 4000 miles and I had enough. I know they are good cars and its just mine and just luck of the draw sometimes, I'll let it be someone else's problem. Would like to try the SVR, otherwise I'll stay without an SUV and wait on updated electronics to try a new RRS. The BMW gets to extend its stay now. I was going to sell it, but not anymore. I will sell that when I get a replacement for the sport.

2014 Range Rover Sport Supercharged Dynamic
E92 BMW 335i - Modded with downpipes, exhaust, Proceed V3, Dinan Stage 3 package (Software Flash deleted)

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2010 Toyota Highlander V6
2008 Toyota RAV4 V6 3.5 Limited
2002 Toyota RAV4 Limited
2001 BMW 330ci Steptronic
2001 BMW M3 SMG
98 BMW 325i Coupe
87 BMW 328e - drove like a truck with an anchor out back. `)
98 Eagle Talon Turbo -- fast twins, but crappy cars. It rattled so bad with only 15,000 miles traded it for a used BMW
98 Mitsubishi Eclipse Turbo
94 Toyota Supra Turbo
90 Toyota MR2 Turbo - one of my all time favorites. Smooth and deceptively fast
88 Toyota Celica GT 2door coupe
86 Toyota Celica GT 2 coupe - My first car bought used in 1992. That car was a tank. It wouldn't break no matter what I did to it. My most reliable car ever. 225 miles rarely serviced, only oil change and tune ups and brake jobs ever done on that thing. It had bad won shocks sat funny (Funny) but never failed to start once. Perfect car for a new driver because it was slow. :thumb:
 

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ibraheam how do those two compare off road?
 

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Here is my CLS 55 AMG that I traded in for the RRS. It had a pulley and ECU/ TCU Tune. Loved this car but it got really hard getting my son into the rear facing c****at with the slanted roof.


And here is my current car. 2013 BMW M5 on Aristo Collection Wheels and Wrapped in Xpel Stealth Satin film.
 

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Always been a massive car fan- with a particular interest in modifying.
Have had many JDM cars, a few years ago shifted to European cars as well.
Recently have owned a 335i (modified), C63 AMG and M3. Some quick pics I had on hand.













Current cars, RRS ATB SCV8 and 2014 Nissan GTR Black Edition (Picked up the black edition 2 days ago :D, had a 2012 GTR before that)

 

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What a great thread. I have a '15 RRS V8 S/C Dynamic coming. Past and current rides include:

2012 Porsche Cayenne S
2012 BMW M3 ZCP
2009 Porsche 911 Turbo
2006 RRS S/C
2006 BMW M5
2003 BMW M5
2001 BMW M5
1997 BMW 540i
 

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I guess I'm a bit *ahem* older *ahem* than some of you fellow owners based on the model years I have owned. Some were fast, and others were great off-road... so I guess my L494 is the culmination of both worlds.

1981 Camaro 5.0L V8 (my first car)
1976 Corvette Stingray 5.7L V8 turbocharged w/water injection
1994 Isuzu Rodeo 4x4 3.2L V6
1999 Isuzu Amigo 4x4 3.2L V6
2003 Ford F250 4x4 6.8L V10 chipped
2010 Audi Q5 3.2L V6 NA
2013 Audi Q5 3.0T V6
 

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Here is my CLS 55 AMG that I traded in for the RRS. It had a pulley and ECU/ TCU Tune. Loved this car but it got really hard getting my son into the rear facing c****at with the slanted roof.


And here is my current car. 2013 BMW M5 on Aristo Collection Wheels and Wrapped in Xpel Stealth Satin film.
Cool cars! Did you wrap the whole car or only the often chipped areas? I saw a RRS other day that I thought was custom painted but owner told me he wrapped it. Had interesting color scheme. Portion of hood was matte black, roof was santorini, the rest was white, but had rear with some portions with matte black. Very nice, but he didn't know how long it would hold up especially the white wrapped rocker panels. Do you have any real life experience with that? My BMW has ventureshield topped with cilajet, but unfortunately the rear bumper area perforated and starting bubble up after 4yrs. I wonder what life expectancy is on these things as opposed to advertised..?
 

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ibraheam how do those two compare off road?
Well, the LC doesn't have the flying carpet feeling, but they are both equally good on rocky ground (LC has 18" rim which makes it not fair).

The handling blow LC out of the water completely.

The good thing about LCs they are very reliable and you can take them anywhere RRS can go. Since they don't have much electronics (at least the one I had, now they do) you can drive it like a maniac off-road and it'll survive just fine.
 

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Current:
'14 RRS V8SC Dynamic
'14 Leaf SL (to offset my RRS, lol)
'11 Cayenne S
'10 Q7 TDI Prestige

Past:
'06 Odyssey Touring
'05 TSX Navi
'02 allroad 2.7t
'00 Sentra SE
'97 JGC V6 Laredo
'94 Taurus SHO
'91 Probe LX

Future:
'17 Model X

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86 Mazda RX-7, GXL
90 Plymouth RS Turbo
91 Nissan 300 ZX TT
95 Nissan 300 ZX TT
96 Audi A4
97 BMW 540i
2001 BMW 540i Sport
2002 Corvete Z06
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2005 MB E55 AMG
2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2010 Range Rover Sport Supercharged
2013 Porsche 991 C2S

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Well, perusing through this forum, I am definitely happy to be apart of a group of such hard working individuals! Looking at everyone's first and past cars, I can tell that majority of us weren't born with a silver spoon in our mouth, and went out and earned everything that we have!
With that saying, my past and current cars:

Past:
1982 Toyota Corolla (First car, got it when i was 22, so 20 years ago)
1996 Toyota Celica
2001 Toyota Camry
2004 Mercedes-Benz S430
Present:
2014 Land Rover Range Rover Super Charged
2012 Mercedes Benz G550 (wife)
2013 Bentley Continental GT (wife and my date car)
2013 Mercedes Benz GL 450
 

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1985 Toyota Supra (Gone)
1985 Toyota Supra (Gone)
1953 GMC 5 window (Gone)
1995 BMW M3 (Gone)
1998 BMW M3 (Gone)
1999 Discovery II (Gone)
2001 BMW M3 (Gone)
1966 Ford Bronco (Gone)
1998 Honda CBR 900rr (Gone)
2000 Honda RC51 (Gone)
1957 Chevy Bel air Restomod
2004 Ford F-150 FX4 SCrew (Gone)
2006 BMW M3 (Gone)
2009 BWM M3
2012 Porsche 911 GTS4 (Gone)
2012 Mini Countryman
2007 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Sahara
2014 RRS SC


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