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For sale: 2009/10 Navteq (VDO Dayton) sat nav GPS software map CD for Renault Vel Satis Initiale

New and unused NAVTEQ Digital Map sat nav GPS map software CD from VDO Dayton Great Britain/Ireland (UK) CD Part No. T1000-15589 V29 3R 259201003R 2009/10 iTMC traffic updates Bought with the intention of using it in a Renault Vel … finish reading For sale: 2009/10 Navteq (VDO Dayton) sat nav GPS software map CD for Renault Vel Satis Initiale

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Vel Satis scale model offer

French company Mini Express, which has two brands, OttOmobile and GT Spirit, has approached us regarding their new Vel Satis model. Released in late 2015 with the reference OT175, the model is of the facelifted car from 2005 and is produced … finish reading Vel Satis scale model offer

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A Vel Satis in Mumbai, India. Yes, really.

A French chap on Facebook has just informed me of this thread on a forum, after a guy saw a Vel Satis in Mumbai. I wonder which other far-flung places Vel Sati have ended up in! – Ed http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/super-cars-imports-india/20651-spotted-rare-renault-vel-satis-mumbai.html

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Hollande wheels out his bulletproof Vel Satis for the queen!

In a story hitting the media today, it’s been revealed that French president Francois Hollande has had to wheel his bulletproof 3.5 V6 petrol Vel Satis out of retirement for the state visit next week from our very own queen, … finish reading Hollande wheels out his bulletproof Vel Satis for the queen!

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Planning a route using Google Streetview and stumbled across a Vel Satis

It’s often the way, finding or discovering things when you least expect – and that’s just what happened last night. I was briefly using Google Maps’ Streetview to plan a route and subsequent parking, when I suddenly thought ‘I’ve just … finish reading Planning a route using Google Streetview and stumbled across a Vel Satis

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Rare Vel Satis Haute de Gamme Dealer Presentation Box For Sale

Renault Vel Satis dealer presentation box up for grabs – make us an offer! EXTREMELY RARE – literally only a few hanging around in the UK Aluminium box/case weighing approximately 3.5KG VEL SATIS writing on one side Opens with a … finish reading Rare Vel Satis Haute de Gamme Dealer Presentation Box For Sale

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James Ruppert Fancies a V6 Diesel Vel Satis – Autocar Used Car Bargains

In a way, I’m sure many of you fellow Vel Satis owners out there will be equally pleased to learn that Autocar columnist James Ruppert has based his Used Car Bargains section in this week’s Autocar magazine (14 August 2013, … finish reading James Ruppert Fancies a V6 Diesel Vel Satis – Autocar Used Car Bargains

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265,000-mile Vel Satis For Sale (still going strong!)

Just had a call from a guy near London called Graham. Much to his amazement, his wife discovered that a Vel Satis club exists! Here’s the low-down: 2.2 dCi Vel Satis Owned it since 2004 when he paid £9k for … finish reading 265,000-mile Vel Satis For Sale (still going strong!)

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Vel Satis Cambelt Replacement in the North West

Those of you who own a 3.0 dV6 Vel Satis with the 3-litre Isuzu-sourced diesel engine, should be planning to get the cambelt (timing chain) replaced as your Velsatis approaches 10 years in age or 120,000 miles. Those of you … finish reading Vel Satis Cambelt Replacement in the North West

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Trust PistonHeads’ Community to Largely Lay Into the Vel Satis! It’s their SOTW

In case you’re not already familiar with it, PistonHeads.com is one of the largest car forums and websites out there. And one feature which has really gained momentum since they introduced it is “Shed Of The Week” (SOTW for short) … finish reading Trust PistonHeads’ Community to Largely Lay Into the Vel Satis! It’s their SOTW

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