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Founder of the http://www.vel-satis.org website

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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500 up! Our Register of UK Vel Sati hits a milestone

Yes, that’s right – if the figures provided by www.howmanyleft.co.uk are anything to go by, our vehicle Register here at the UK Renault Vel Satis Owners Club now includes comfortably over 50% of the remaining population of Vel Sati in … finish reading 500 up! Our Register of UK Vel Sati hits a milestone

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Vel Satis Owners Club UK Meet November 2012 – Sywell Aerodrome

Date: Saturday November 24th 2012 Location: Sywell Aerodrome & The Aviator Hotel, Northamptonshire Weather: Very wet and foggy! A warm and sincere ‘thank you!’ goes out to all those who braved the elements and travelled from far and wide to … finish reading Vel Satis Owners Club UK Meet November 2012 – Sywell Aerodrome

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Will the Citroen DS5 become the new Vel Satis in time?

Our founder Oliver has driven the DSport Airdream version of Citroen’s DS5 diesel-electric hybrid, with its electronic-automatic gearbox, 4WD and very plush interior. Some are heralding it as the modern-day Vel Satis and it’s on sale for similar money to … finish reading Will the Citroen DS5 become the new Vel Satis in time?

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Spare parts for cars in online shops

If you type these key words “auto parts on-line buying” in a known searching engine, you get a number of suppliers, who sell auto parts online. The range of products of some suppliers encloses more than 500.000 different auto parts … finish reading Spare parts for cars in online shops

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Whenever possible install original parts

Unfortunately, many drivers have no idea how to repair their car. However, there are drivers, who are able to do this as this is their hobby. Often such drivers have a small workshop where they have a variety of spare … finish reading Whenever possible install original parts

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£400ish Vel Satis V6 Diesel Initiale (Top Spec) Unearthed in Manchester

** SOLD within 2 hours of the advert going live ** To save this Vel Satis from going to auction where they are often unappreciated, contact oliver@vel-satis.org for more details… I accompanied my wife this morning when she took her … finish reading £400ish Vel Satis V6 Diesel Initiale (Top Spec) Unearthed in Manchester

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Ben Harrington Meets Renault Vel Satis

This morning I had the pleasure of spending a few hours catching up with fellow motoring writer Ben Harrington of DrivingTorque. The first time I met Ben in the flesh was at this year’s SMMT Test Day at Millbrook Proving … finish reading Ben Harrington Meets Renault Vel Satis

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Forgive the quick plug!

It’s very rare that somebody would buy a Renault Vel Satis if they didn’t appreciate cars as, let’s face it, the Vel Satis is an unusual beast to say the least. As the Vel Satis Owners Club founder and a … finish reading Forgive the quick plug!

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The Classifieds has had a revamp

Just to let you all know, we have given the Vel Satis Classifieds a bit of a freshen-up over the last week or so. Gone is the text-only list of Vel Sati for sale on the second hand, used market … finish reading The Classifieds has had a revamp

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