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    Default 888 DTM V8 pre facelift

    So what the hell is this then. Got the pic from vectra-sri forum, but no information. Were 888 going to put a car in the DTM a few years ago, was it just a project to show off what they can do? TBH it doesn't much look like what I remember of vec c DTM's but you cant see much on the pic. Anyone any ideas or info on this?

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    Says BTCC on the plate. Maybe they were going to enter a vec c but then went with the astra coupe instead?

    Whatever it was it looks good.

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    Thats what I was thinking, VXR as apposed to OPC as well. Think it must have been a BTCC prototype. Would have thought they could have replaced the LS spec grill and lights though!

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    Does that also say diesel next to BTCC on the plate or are my eyes playing tricks on me.

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    Your right you know, just had a look at a blown up pic and it says Diesel Concept, well spotted that man.

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    Now that would have been interesting if they'd have decided to enter it.

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    thiey went with the astra coupe for a couple of extra years instead of the vectra

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    I wonder what exactly was under the bonnet??

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    Think we need our 888 liaison officer (Spoons) to help us with this.
    Last edited by rushy; 11th November 2007 at 00:17.

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    It was still at 888's HQ last year when I was there...just sitting gathering dust.

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