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    Default My 2.8t Elite

    Hi guys well I have took a picture of my Veccy 2.8t. I collected it from the dealer yesterday afternoon. Thought I better show you

    It's very shiny even though I drove it back in pouring rain yesterday - the dealer valeted it beautifully



    It's the 250 BHP Auto model - I am loving it

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    Thats nice fella
    VXR IS FOR LIFE NOT JUST FOR THRILLS !



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    very nice indeedee.....probibly find its about 236bhp ..but thats splitting hairs lol..
    bet you enjoy the kick down HUH???? lol

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    It's great, it is the Z28NET engine so is the 250BHP model but yes put it on a dyno and it may be 245 or whatever. It is faster than my EP3 Civic Type R I had a few years ago. The CTR had a AEM cold air induction kit, Tanabe full exhaust system and a few other Spoon mods and I thought it was a quick car but this Vectra is quicker definitely quicker. Of course the Type R handled better but I am keeping the Vectra for a long time so plenty of time to improve performance and handling.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tmd View Post
    It's great, it is the Z28NET engine so is the 250BHP model but yes put it on a dyno and it may be 245 or whatever. It is faster than my EP3 Civic Type R I had a few years ago. The CTR had a AEM cold air induction kit, Tanabe full exhaust system and a few other Spoon mods and I thought it was a quick car but this Vectra is quicker definitely quicker. Of course the Type R handled better but I am keeping the Vectra for a long time so plenty of time to improve performance and handling.

    Welcome. Nice choice of car. Where in the UK are you based?

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    Great spec and engine - enjoy.

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    Welcome to the Forum ...


    a nice choice on engine and the Comfort of the Auto box.....

    get it mapped and then its even quicker and the smile gets larger

    0-Large smile ......every time it's driven

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    Lovely car mate, I'm rather jealous.

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    Very nice car mate and welcome to the forum :-)

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    Very smart indeed

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