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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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Share your Vel Satis stories

As Vel Satises are on the one hand very rare, exclusive cars offering a superbly comfortable ride and great performance, but on the other hand sometimes unreliable and quirky, we’re sure you Vel Satis owners out there have got some … finish reading Share your Vel Satis stories

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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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Welcome from the founders

Welcome to Vel Satis dot org – the site by Vel Satis owners, for Vel Satis owners. Vel-Satis.org is a website entirely dedicated to the Renault Vel Satis. The website is run by Vel Satis owners, for Vel Satis owners … finish reading Welcome from the founders

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