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      12-20-2014, 02:04 PM   #1
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Lucy. in the Snow. for a D-Bag (Tanzanite/SS F80) - Edit - some updated pics

She is here.

Many moons after the trigger was pulled (ok, about 4…) Lucy is here, in Calgary, in my hands.

Below is an assortment of pick-up related photos, starting with:

Some pictures when she arrived at the dealership (worst photos in history, I know, but in my defence they were quick snaps, on an iphone, in the shade, of a Taznanite car, in December with a loooow winter sun). That is frost from the road covering up the shipping stickers.

Next are a couple of pictures my CA sent me last night after she was prettied up and ready for me….

Lastly are some more bad photos by me (at least in the sunshine this time).

Anyway, can’t talk now….out driving…….

Why don’t I let George and Paul play me out….

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At the dealership

Worst.

Pictures.

Ever.

(of such a lovely subject, too)

These are pictures right after it came off the shipping truck. Still wrapped in plastic and a bunch of frost from the chilly train ride across the frozen Prairie...
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Cleaned up and ready and waiting for me...

Pictures courtesy of my CA...on her last night as a 'free woman'
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And now mine. - WITH UPDATED PICs.

I'm still a shitty photographer, but at least these ones are in the sun....

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(also nice how i captured myself in the window reflection on this last one. )

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EDIT: UPDATE.

More shitty photos. but these are of a somewhat clean car, with the summers on, in the sun so...yeah. figured this was as good a place to put 'em as any.

A few in the early-ish morning sun

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mmmmm....those side lines.....

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...and all dat junk in da trunk...(which, in fairness to Lucy, was actually just my golf clubs.....)

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...and now some in a random parking lot waiting for daughter's dance class to finish...

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and proof that, even subtly, the CF roof can contrast with TB in the sun....

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Congrats!!! As we were expecting, we got our cars about the same time I did not let the dealer clean it up, so I picked it up last night and drove home with the German tags

I hope you enjoy it for long time to come
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Congrats buddy

She looks awesome. Can't wait to see good pics in the sun of that great colour .

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Congrats!!! As we were expecting, we got our cars about the same time I did not let the dealer clean it up, so I picked it up last night and drove home with the German tags

I hope you enjoy it for long time to come
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Congrats buddy

She looks awesome. Can't wait to pics in the sone of that great colour .
Thanks gents.

(saw the 'thread is worthless without pics' anim @fts...just took me forever to actually resize and upload pics after i made original post.....hahahaha)
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It's a stunning colour, but surely a dark blue such as this is even worse than black for marks and swirls etc?

Does it ever look clean? Can you wash and dry without using detailing spray every time and then making even more swirls?

Option b) drive it and don't worry about it
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It's a stunning colour, but surely a dark blue such as this is even worse than black for marks and swirls etc?

Does it ever look clean? Can you wash and dry without using detailing spray every time and then making even more swirls?

Option b) drive it and don't worry about it
Option b.

This is Calgary. It will be covered in crap and muck and dust in 10 minutes.
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Gorgeous color combo. I noticed you already put your IND parts on. Hopefully see you on the streets!
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Congrats! Looks like the dealer mounted your snows for you? How did you get the OE wheels home? I'm assuming that they don't fit in the car.
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I'm still a shitty photographer, but at least these ones are in the sun....

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(also nice how i captured myself in the window reflection on this last one. )

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Aha, those were the pics I was waiting for

What a stunning colour . SS interior is perfect match for it too .
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Congrats, such an awesome colour. Lucy looking hot!
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Looks great even in the shittiest TZB pics on the forum no but congrats, OP. This combo is great!
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Wow . Blacks and dark blues are my favorite colors along with what I think is SS interior. Glad you got her home. As the saying goes; enjoy in good health .
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Congrats. Nice order with TZB/SS. And your winters look good too.
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Awesome colour, congrats. Ceramic brakes are a must. The regular brakes are so small.
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Congrats! Looks like the dealer mounted your snows for you? How did you get the OE wheels home? I'm assuming that they don't fit in the car.
My dealer mounted my snows and then bagged my OEM ones for me. I put one in the trunk and the other three in the backseat. I covered the back seat with a heavy clean blanket though. No problem and no damage to the interior.

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Awesome colour, congrats. Ceramic brakes are a must. The regular brakes are so small.
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Gorgeous color combo. I noticed you already put your IND parts on. Hopefully see you on the streets!
Actually, my CA had the dealer do those for me - which was pretty awesome.

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Congrats! Looks like the dealer mounted your snows for you? How did you get the OE wheels home? I'm assuming that they don't fit in the car.
Yeah, dealer did that too. (actually, the CA even picked the winters up from the place i got them and drove them to the dealership....)

As for the summers, my buddy who drove me there this morning drove them home.

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Congrats, such an awesome colour. Lucy looking hot!
Thanks man. What is the saying? Great minds think alike? Fools often agree?

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Awesome colour, congrats. Ceramic brakes are a must. The regular brakes are so small.
Thanks. Not CCBs though...just regular ole brakes. Enough for me - to the extent it is tracked I'll be fine with pads, etc.
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Looks great!!

What winter wheels are you using?
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Looks great!!

What winter wheels are you using?
Thanks.

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A girl with kaleidoscope eyes. I would love to see the colour in person. Congratulations. Enjoy in good health.
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