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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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Richard Aucock Remembers the Vel Satis

One of highly respected motoring journalist Richard Aucock’s cherished memories from his early days of car reviews was when in 2002 he was handed the keys to a Renault Vel Satis 3 litre DV6 Initiale for a week. Richard took … finish reading Richard Aucock Remembers the Vel Satis

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Could It Be The Most Beautiful Vel In The World?

A magnificent, absolutely immaculate and pampered Renault Vel Satis 3.5 V6 petrol automatic in pearl black with ULTRA RARE BORDEAUX RED LEATHER for sale with only 87,000 miles for ONLY £2,900 (which is a special price only available to VSOC … finish reading Could It Be The Most Beautiful Vel In The World?

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Updated Vel Satis Car Register Now Online

The Vel Satis Owners Club is please to announce the publication of the latest version of the Vel Satis car register we maintain. Thanks to the hard work of Luke McCorry, one of our club administrators, members registered on Vel-Satis.org … finish reading Updated Vel Satis Car Register Now Online

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Wow – Two Red Leather Vel Sati on the Radar

Luke who looks after the Vel Satis Owners Club Vehicle Register, has always been particularly keen to track down any Vel Sati with the elusive and very rare read leather interior. One of our members owns a grey Vel Satis … finish reading Wow – Two Red Leather Vel Sati on the Radar

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BBC Top Gear Script Writer Yearns for a Vel Satis

If you’ve not already seen August 2011′s issue of EVO Magazine, we urge you all to go out and buy it as soon as possible, as Richard Porter’s article on page 37 is well worth a read by all us … finish reading BBC Top Gear Script Writer Yearns for a Vel Satis

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June 11th: Vel Satises & Avantimes Descended on Staffordshire

Words by & copyright to Oliver Hammond (Founder, Vel Satis Owners Club) Photographs by Isabel Carter, Robert ‘Rosic’ Korczak, Luke McCorry & Oliver Hammond After a month or so of planning and organisation, the day finally came for our Vel … finish reading June 11th: Vel Satises & Avantimes Descended on Staffordshire

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Jalopnik Asks: Vel Satis The Worst French Car?

In today’s Question Of The Day on Jalopnik, they ask whether the Renault Vel Satis is the worst of the bunch when it comes to luxurious, over-complex, French car flops. We can see why some may agree, as the Vel … finish reading Jalopnik Asks: Vel Satis The Worst French Car?

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Vel Satis & Avantime Inter-Marque Meet, June 11th, Stafford (M6 jct 14)

The Renault Vel Satis Owners Club (us – http://www.velsatisownersclub.com) is organising a meet in conjunction with the UK Avantime Owners Club. It should be an exciting meet, as many long-time Avantime owners have recently bought a Vel Satis too, and … finish reading Vel Satis & Avantime Inter-Marque Meet, June 11th, Stafford (M6 jct 14)

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Renault Vel Satis Appearances in Films, Movies & TV

Ever wondered if a Renault Vel Satis has appeared either briefly or more meaningfully in a movie/film or TV show (excluding actual motoring programmes like BBC’s Top Gear and Five’s Fifth Gear)? Well wonder no more… thanks to one of … finish reading Renault Vel Satis Appearances in Films, Movies & TV

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