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#543327 - 17/11/18 03:01 PM Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area
xc68anc Offline
Just Getting Started

Registered: 16/11/18
Posts: 76
Loc: Germany, Rhein-Main Area
Me and my (in a few days) new Morgan... It's a long story. In the late 1980ies my wife and me visit the factory. The plan: let' s save money and than let's buy such a car. As in many stories there was a lot to do... Until the summer three years ago. Visit Brands Hatch Morgan an ask for hire a Morgan. But I get a real cold! So no testdrive done.
This year my wife means: let's hire a Morgan! Done. A lot of realy good miles!
And ordered a brand new +4, looking forward to connect "EM" the next time the plan is travelling arround britian, get the first service and shows "EM" a great tour in its new home. The plan is to do about 1.000 Miles. Prepared by "BHM" and after reading David Willing great book I think it would be a great journey. With a brand new MOG must I have an eye on special things? Regards René

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#543343 - 17/11/18 04:08 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
KEVFITZ Offline
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Registered: 26/09/14
Posts: 1550
Loc: YORK
Congratulations Rene and welcome to the mad house of Talk Morgan


Please post photographs when you get your car
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#543344 - 17/11/18 04:09 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
Peter J Online   crying
Formerly known as Aldermog
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Registered: 13/08/13
Posts: 11373
Loc: Salisbury, UK
Hi, Rene'
Welcome!
A new Plus 4: what a joy.
When do you plan to do your 1000 miles? What to do depends very much on when you are here.
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#543349 - 17/11/18 04:36 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
xc68anc Offline
Just Getting Started

Registered: 16/11/18
Posts: 76
Loc: Germany, Rhein-Main Area
Hello Peter, I think it's not too far.
If you see a sports green +4 with export registration, may be that's I am ;-)

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#543354 - 17/11/18 04:58 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
+8Rich Offline

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Registered: 15/12/09
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Loc: Devonshire

Warm congratulations Rene cheers welcome to TM, looking forward to hearing of your adventures next year.
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#543382 - 17/11/18 06:23 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
SFG Offline

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Registered: 23/03/17
Posts: 894
Loc: South Oxfordshire
Why not try to include a club event like a scenic run on your UK tour? These are run
By various uk motor clubs. Great fun, you get a flavour of the countryside, and some gentle cruising on specially chosen roads.
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#543388 - 17/11/18 07:04 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
stefan s Offline

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Registered: 06/12/14
Posts: 580
Loc: Antwerpen Belgium
Welcome from Belgium René

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#543395 - 17/11/18 08:02 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
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Registered: 15/08/14
Posts: 472
Loc: Northern Germany
Wellcome from northern germany!
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#543398 - 17/11/18 08:18 PM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
xc68anc Offline
Just Getting Started

Registered: 16/11/18
Posts: 76
Loc: Germany, Rhein-Main Area
The plan is to do the journey in this november. About the route there is no plan.

Adventure? Oh my god - no. I think I've got a new and well prepared roadmachine - or is there something against it? ;-)

And: I'm prepared! Since two month every morning two toasts with Tiptree marmelade, for sweets Wilkens shortbread and in the evening one or two pints Forsters (okay, not real british...) About cars: since nearly 40 years I'm real in classic MINIs.

So has someone an idea about upcoming problems? ;-)

Looking forward for great fun

René

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#543441 - 18/11/18 08:13 AM Re: Hello from Germany - Rhein-Main Area [Re: xc68anc]
madmax Offline
Part of the Furniture

Registered: 18/08/14
Posts: 4586
Loc: East Anglia
That sounds a slightly tough adventure , good job the plus 4 heater is excellent , are you aware that the UK can be a tad dark and rainy in November unless climate change turns up trumps and its dry and sunny ? Let us know you possible route so ant TMers in the area can meet up with you !


Edited by madmax (18/11/18 08:13 AM)
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