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  • Donor Car which will finish my ongoing Project

    20 76.92%
  • 18" VXR Replica Alloys for my Vectra-C

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Thread: New Wheels or New Car??

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    Vehicle : Vectra Hatchback

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    Year : 2003

    Default New Wheels or New Car??

    Right, here's the situation:

    I've got a Cavalier V6 Project, which has been off the road for 3 years, and despite saying 'it'll only be a couple of months now', I never get round to it. So, I've found a donor car that will proviode me with everything I need to get my project back on the road....now here's the catch:

    I've just been offered a set of 18" VXR Replica Alloys with good tyres for as near as makes no difference, the same price as this donor car I found.

    So do I:

    1. Get the donor car to finaly finish my 3 year project?
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    2. Get the 18" VXR wheels I've always wanted for my Vectra C?

    Please help me with this Dilemma!

    Regards,

    Chris

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    i'm totally biased..LOL...I'm an EX Cav V6 owner..

    they're getting rarer now, whereas the VXR wheels will come up again..

    sensible head says CAV.....

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    I'd say get the donor car, you'll get much more enjoyment and feeling of accomplishment finishing off the cavvy

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    car get the car its a no brainer really ,as mark said wheels will come along again

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    I'd get the cav. I love them.

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    go for the cav

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    Cav Baby!!!

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    Now I thought It would be the wheels, but then again, The Vectra-C's we drive today did evolve from the Cavaliers of late 80's to Mid 90's, so as far as the 'Fun' Factor and keeping ahold of some history goes, I think the Cav wins!

    Poll still open mind....untill Sunday, (if I can arrange to tow this Donor car 2hours back from Exeter!)

    Cheers,

    Chris

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    Cavalier every time for me...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gsi3.2 View Post
    they're getting rarer now, whereas the VXR wheels will come up again..

    sensible head says CAV.....

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