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    Just watched Clarkson slagging off the the vxr again! He infuriates me cos sometimes i like him then other times i think hes a tw@t. Does he have that effect on you guys?

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    The VXR was biased and it was there to fill the gap imo. All sorts of theories are put forward one of which is the TC was switched off, but put 252bhp through a front wheel drive car what would you expect? But he wasn't all damning about it I get the feeling he did actually like it - kind of.
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    I think he has set a standard for himself by being a bit off about the Vectra and the Celerey comments about the siggy. If he then admits to liking a Vauxhall he would go back on what he has said.

    He is a bit "Marmite" when it comes to his reviews. Maybe sometimes they get a bit out of touch with the everyday motors due to all the hyper, luxury and super cars they drive?

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    He doesn't appear to be a massive fan of vauxhalls in general. Loves a Ford though :/

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    i heard a rumour he was given that cossie he used to have, hence the love for ford, might be lies though.

    he doesnt bother me either way tbh, he says things to wind people up.

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    Loved his GT40 so much, he ave it back to Ford then bought it back again.

    I think they need to get into the real world and what "Normal" hard working people can afford to buy and drive.

    Its nice to see the latest Ferrari/Lambo/Porsche, but unless you have a race track their reviews are pretty pointless.

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    Just be glad you don't drive a Morris marina! It's just said to get a reaction and more free PR.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    I tend to pretty much ignore him.

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    Hey, nowt wrong with the Morris Marina, we turned an estate into a lovely kit car called a Marlin!!

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    Lol I just watched that on Dave too.


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