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Post by beefsupreme42 on Thu Jul 12, 2012 1:25 pm

looks like TVR is dead...

http://www.topgear.com/uk/photos/A-sad-day-TVR-is-officially-no-more-2012-07-12

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Post by OverdrawnCrissy on Thu Jul 12, 2012 2:50 pm

a sad day indeed Crying or Very sad

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Post by BiggLou55 on Thu Jul 12, 2012 2:52 pm

Yup.... Sad but.... They didn't really change, and their niche dried up....

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Post by beefsupreme42 on Thu Jul 12, 2012 2:55 pm

agreed, and they never really could build a car that managed not to break.

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Post by OverdrawnCrissy on Thu Jul 12, 2012 2:59 pm

that was part of the fun of tvr, if it didnt break ,the lack of assists would probably of killed you anyway, as the top gear article said "overengined underengineered hotrods" not to mention they had the coolest paint options list ever. lol!

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Post by BiggLou55 on Thu Jul 12, 2012 3:00 pm

Well.... that was sort of their thing.... They built crazy cars that were finicky and prone to "issues".... What they didn't do was up the crazy and OMG factors enough to keep up with some of the others.... Bugatti, SSC, Koenigsegg, Pagani, Spyker, etc... They all beat TVR at TVR's game! Crazy cars at high prices that make little to no sense in the real world...

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Post by beefsupreme42 on Thu Jul 12, 2012 3:06 pm

yeah, the breaking down was just part of the TVR personality

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Post by OverdrawnCrissy on Thu Jul 12, 2012 3:09 pm

i love the fact they tried to re-invent the doorhandle,by throwing them away!! even inside the handles were replaced by stupidly located switches.

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Post by swviper on Thu Jul 19, 2012 10:22 am

On the very 'off chance' that someone missed this....one of my favorite Top Gear moments

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