Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

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Jrobo10
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Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by Jrobo10 » Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:42 pm

Today I took the plunge! Ordered myself a 18MY XE R - Sport 250PS AWD Automatic in Fuji white!

Now for the painstaking 3 month wait until delivery!

Thanks for the pointers and heads up from all other members much appreciated!
2018 250PS Petrol AWD R-Sport - Fuji White - Black Pack


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billvega
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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by billvega » Sat Mar 24, 2018 5:45 pm

Jrobo10 wrote:
Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:42 pm
Today I took the plunge! Ordered myself a 18MY XE R - Sport 250PS AWD Automatic in Fuji white!

Now for the painstaking 3 month wait until delivery!

Thanks for the pointers and heads up from all other members much appreciated!
Congrats! Did you go for the black pack? What options did you pick?
XE R Sport 180, MY18, Corris Grey, Black Pack/Venoms, Cold Climate, 40/20/40, Parking Pack, 10-Way Seats & 4-Way Lumbar.


Jrobo10
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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by Jrobo10 » Sat Mar 24, 2018 5:48 pm

Thanks mate!
Yes I went with the Black pack and the parking pack giving the front sensors and rear camera!
2018 250PS Petrol AWD R-Sport - Fuji White - Black Pack


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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by bob_mcn » Sat Mar 24, 2018 7:11 pm

Jrobo10 wrote:
Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:42 pm
Today I took the plunge! Ordered myself a 18MY XE R - Sport 250PS AWD Automatic in Fuji white!

Now for the painstaking 3 month wait until delivery!

Thanks for the pointers and heads up from all other members much appreciated!
Welcome. the time will fly by if you don't keep thinking about it.
Bob McN.
Oct'16 to Oct'18: Caesium Blue, Portfolio 240, MY2017, selection of addons.
Oct'18 onwards : Caldera Red, XE 300 Sport, MY2019, bigger selection of addons
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Jrobo10
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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by Jrobo10 » Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:14 pm

Yeah I’m sure it will! I’ll have to refrain from counting down the days!
2018 250PS Petrol AWD R-Sport - Fuji White - Black Pack


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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by JiggyJag » Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:09 am

I've just got the 250 rwd two days ago !
Really sweet engine - refined, smooth and quiet.
Just need to be patient and run in before unleashing !
Curr: MY18 XE Portfolio 250 RWD, Loire blue / Oyster, parking pack, folding mirrors, spare wheel, splash guards
Prev: MY17 XE Prestige 180 Auto, Odyssey red / Latte, parking pack, heated screen, pano roof, folding mirrors, spare wheel, splash guards


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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by wdig » Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:25 am

Just wonder - have you lucky guys managed to creep under the 40k mark to avoid the exorbinate 5 year tax addition?


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billvega
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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by billvega » Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:30 am

wdig wrote:
Mon Mar 26, 2018 8:25 am
Just wonder - have you lucky guys managed to creep under the 40k mark to avoid the exorbinate 5 year tax addition?
No, and mine was just a month after it was introduced.
XE R Sport 180, MY18, Corris Grey, Black Pack/Venoms, Cold Climate, 40/20/40, Parking Pack, 10-Way Seats & 4-Way Lumbar.


Jrobo10
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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by Jrobo10 » Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:08 pm

Mine came in at 37.5K so just managed to scrape by!
2018 250PS Petrol AWD R-Sport - Fuji White - Black Pack


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BLZeebub
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Re: Taken the plunge! Order Placed!

Post by BLZeebub » Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:33 pm

Jrobo10 wrote:
Mon Mar 26, 2018 2:08 pm
Mine came in at 37.5K so just managed to scrape by!
Was that the list price or the price with any discount?

B-)
MY17 All Black R-Sport 180D AWD with some gadgets. B-)


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