ballpark spending figures?

All car related chat...

ballpark spending figures?

Postby jfatboy » Tue Feb 12, 2013 7:19 pm

anyone got any ideas how much they have spent on their motors? would be interesting if there is any crazy figures out there i'm sure there are!
Image
jfatboy
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 129
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:53 am
Location: south oxfordshire

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby josh_s13 » Tue Feb 12, 2013 8:33 pm

Mine hasent cost the earth as I've gotten most bits second hand and done all the work myself! I'd say probs 3k maybe a little more!
Image
josh_s13
SWJCC Junky
 
Posts: 471
Joined: Sun May 30, 2010 12:23 pm

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby jfatboy » Tue Feb 12, 2013 8:51 pm

thats pretty good for a turbo nissan!

i think im on 3 and a half so far...considering my civic was 6 i'm doing pretty well :)
Image
jfatboy
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 129
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:53 am
Location: south oxfordshire

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby josh_s13 » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:07 pm

I'm not finished yet tbh lol! But it's a working drift car at the mo so I'm happy with it!
Image
josh_s13
SWJCC Junky
 
Posts: 471
Joined: Sun May 30, 2010 12:23 pm

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby jfatboy » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:12 pm

exactly as long as it works its alright, hate it when stuff goes wrong! that's when the wallet hurts!
Image
jfatboy
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 129
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:53 am
Location: south oxfordshire

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby josh_s13 » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:22 pm

I'm dreading its next shit fit lol when it decides it doesn't want to play anymore!
Image
josh_s13
SWJCC Junky
 
Posts: 471
Joined: Sun May 30, 2010 12:23 pm

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby unicyclingtom » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:26 pm

Probably spot about 1.5k on my car so far..
Image
Civic5 Car Of The Month January 2013!
User avatar
unicyclingtom
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 155
Joined: Thu Sep 20, 2012 12:31 pm
Location: Dorchester

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby Chris Type R » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:32 pm

car cost me 13k from honda ive probably spent about 3k :?
THE BWOSS MAN
K&N - Powerflo - Japspeed - Mugen - D1 Spec - Tegiwa imports - Jimmy up
Image
User avatar
Chris Type R
Club Owner
 
Posts: 1557
Joined: Sat Apr 17, 2010 9:50 pm
Location: Poole Dorset

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby jfatboy » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:44 pm

think about all these companies that have all of our money for our simple love of cars! robbin bastards, haha i wouldne have it any other way though!
Image
jfatboy
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 129
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:53 am
Location: south oxfordshire

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby civic98 » Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:54 pm

Ive probably spent bout 2k-2.5k on buying and modding my civic, i probably would of spent alot more if it wasnt for all the people strippin n selling their projects :D. Id like to think ive funded alot of new projects for people lol
civic98
Regular
 
Posts: 99
Joined: Sat Feb 05, 2011 4:46 pm

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby Chris Type R » Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:12 pm

jfatboy wrote:think about all these companies that have all of our money for our simple love of cars! robbin bastards, haha i wouldne have it any other way though!



totally agree bud
THE BWOSS MAN
K&N - Powerflo - Japspeed - Mugen - D1 Spec - Tegiwa imports - Jimmy up
Image
User avatar
Chris Type R
Club Owner
 
Posts: 1557
Joined: Sat Apr 17, 2010 9:50 pm
Location: Poole Dorset

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby josh_s13 » Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:24 pm

Thinking about it I've lied lol!!! Just worked it out in my head, I'm probs pushing closer to 5k+
Image
josh_s13
SWJCC Junky
 
Posts: 471
Joined: Sun May 30, 2010 12:23 pm

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby jfatboy » Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:27 pm

josh_s13 wrote:Thinking about it I've lied lol!!! Just worked it out in my head, I'm probs pushing closer to 5k+

haha! like it! had many diffs explode? so tempted to go slidey with mine but heard so many horror stories with diffs going bang!
Image
jfatboy
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 129
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:53 am
Location: south oxfordshire

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby josh_s13 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 12:24 am

Never had a diff blow! Done a turbo or 2 and an engine!
Image
josh_s13
SWJCC Junky
 
Posts: 471
Joined: Sun May 30, 2010 12:23 pm

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby gazb » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:24 am

Far too much !! :lol:
Image
User avatar
gazb
Regular
 
Posts: 59
Joined: Thu Jul 15, 2010 10:28 pm
Location: Bournemouth

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby Chris Type R » Wed Feb 13, 2013 6:10 pm

gazb wrote:Far too much !! :lol:


:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
THE BWOSS MAN
K&N - Powerflo - Japspeed - Mugen - D1 Spec - Tegiwa imports - Jimmy up
Image
User avatar
Chris Type R
Club Owner
 
Posts: 1557
Joined: Sat Apr 17, 2010 9:50 pm
Location: Poole Dorset

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby jfatboy » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:41 pm

gazb wrote:Far too much !! :lol:

hehe that just means you are committed :P
Image
jfatboy
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 129
Joined: Tue Feb 05, 2013 2:53 am
Location: south oxfordshire

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby Jizzworx » Thu Feb 14, 2013 12:40 am

Easilly 15k over 5 years....
Image
Jizzworx
SWJCC Junky
 
Posts: 636
Joined: Wed Mar 17, 2010 8:07 pm
Location: costa del corfe mullen

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby unicyclingtom » Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:16 am

:o You guys are making me feel cheap
Image
Civic5 Car Of The Month January 2013!
User avatar
unicyclingtom
Valued Club Member
 
Posts: 155
Joined: Thu Sep 20, 2012 12:31 pm
Location: Dorchester

Re: ballpark spending figures?

Postby gazb » Thu Feb 14, 2013 5:23 pm

jfatboy wrote:
gazb wrote:Far too much !! :lol:

hehe that just means you are committed :P

Thing is i keep all my receipt's so i no how much i've spent !! :o :lol:
Image
User avatar
gazb
Regular
 
Posts: 59
Joined: Thu Jul 15, 2010 10:28 pm
Location: Bournemouth

Next

Return to General Car Chat

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron