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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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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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Our Vel Satis Real World Review on PetrolBlog

Check out our Renault Vel Satis ‘Real World Review’, which has just appeared hot off the press on PetrolBlog, the superb motoring blog website from MajorGav. In MajorGav’s own words, PetrolBlog is automotive waffle and bunk and is best served … finish reading Our Vel Satis Real World Review on PetrolBlog

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Vel-Satis.org Reaches 100 Followers on Twitter

Vel-Satis.org, the forum and information site dedicated to the Renault Vel Satis, is proud to announce that we have as of today achieved over 100 followers on Twitter! We are very pleased to have this decent following, considering what a … finish reading Vel-Satis.org Reaches 100 Followers on Twitter

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Our Vel Satis Article on Racing & Waiting e-Magazine

One of the founders of vel-satis.org, Oliver, has written an article on the Renault Vel Satis, for online magazine Racing & Waiting. The Vel Satis article appears in the form of last week’s “Friday Want”, where the Racing & Waiting … finish reading Our Vel Satis Article on Racing & Waiting e-Magazine

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Nothing Compares To You

Never have the words of a song been so apt in describing a car than when it comes to the Renault Vel Satis, introduced to the UK in late 2002 but sadly discontinued in 2005 due to low demand. Why … finish reading Nothing Compares To You

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What did Jeremy Clarkson think back in 2005?

What did probably the UK’s best-known motoring journalist, car writer and BBC Top Gear Presenter Jeremy Clarkson say about the Renault Vel Satis back in the day? Writing in his column in The Sunday Times on February 13th 2005 (about … finish reading What did Jeremy Clarkson think back in 2005?

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Vel Satis “Go-Slow” Story

I’ve got a “go-slow” Vel Satis story from earlier this year, when my Vel Satis was nursing a rubbing sound and feeling, which had become a bit worrying, so I took it steady (about 30-40mph on a straight, fairly fast … finish reading Vel Satis “Go-Slow” Story

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Please Remember

Hi everyone, Just to say that before all you like-minded Vel Satis spotters get to work registering with and posting on Vel Satis dot org, please remember to keep your spotter posts as vague as possible – don’t cite registration … finish reading Please Remember

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