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Old 08-26-2018, 02:38 AM
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Originally Posted by Caoboy View Post
That car is a collector now anywhere...
Iím just sad I wonít see anymore updates on it.
What are you replacing it with?
True I suppose...
A real pity, because they respond really well to full throttle, and sit really great in hard corners...

Replacement?
Possibly something with a flat-6.

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Many of us will miss photos of the car itself, but more, we will miss the interesting backdrops to each image.
​​​​​Yeah, me too!
I will have to borrow my friend's Skyline GT-B for those Tokyo pics now...
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Old 08-29-2018, 10:05 AM
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Hey Kuroneko

I am very sorry to hear that you will sell your S800. With your excellent pictures and your stories from the Honda-heartland you've been an enrichment not only to this forum.

I hope you will stay in contact with the Honda-community and have fun with your new toy. Please share a pic when you have it...

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Old 08-29-2018, 09:18 PM
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Hey Kuroneko

I am very sorry to hear that you will sell your S800. With your excellent pictures and your stories from the Honda-heartland you've been an enrichment not only to this forum.

I hope you will stay in contact with the Honda-community and have fun with your new toy. Please share a pic when you have it...

Mark
Thanks, as it's not sold yet and I am going out tonight for a drive!
First potential visits on Sunday though...
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Old 08-29-2018, 09:43 PM
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You could keep this thread going with updates on your new ride....
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Old 09-03-2018, 06:06 AM
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Sad to hear Neko that you are selling the Coupe, here's hoping it stays in Japan so you can continue to photograph it.
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Old 09-27-2018, 10:33 PM
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Sold!
Updates on the car to follow when I've some time...
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Old 11-30-2018, 01:19 AM
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You could keep this thread going with updates on your new ride....
From one S to another S.
My partner prefers it to the last S, as its more comfortable, and she's even OK with a bit of spirited touge driving - unlike the old S which typically had screams coming from the passenger seat.


It's faster, but the new one doesn't sound as good, and I miss the power bulge:


> Sad to hear Neko that you are selling the Coupe, here's hoping it stays in Japan so you can continue to photograph it.
With a bit of luck I will be seeing it at next weekend's Tokyo Bayside Classic Cup.
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Old 11-30-2018, 02:16 AM
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That is an acceptable upgrade!!! Congratulations!
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More comfortable perhaps, but it lacks the soul of the S. And here I was thinking you'd end up with a NSX.
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Old 12-09-2018, 02:30 AM
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More comfortable perhaps, but it lacks the soul of the S. And here I was thinking you'd end up with a NSX.
Me too!
But, too expensive.
Plus, the Cayman has a bigger trunk.




Luckily, a friend has an NSX though and we spent today car swapping.




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