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Just returned from trip to Kent and Sussex. I saw at least 2 dozen SLKs (mostly R170) in 9 days. They were not driveway queens either. Being driven in all sorts of weather. I knew they were popular in the UK, but not that popular.
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I see an SLK here in the DC area about once a month.


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Rarely go out and NOT see one. Quite a few R170's around.

Sadly, one a few have acknowledged a wave.

As for driveway queens....If we just wait for warm, sunny days to go topless, we'd never get out.

Don't get me wrong, it doesn't always rain over here.

Sometimes there's mist, fog, drizzle, showers, downpours, storms, sleet, snow, blizzards and hail.

Then there's winter, of course
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Just returned from trip to Kent and Sussex. I saw at least 2 dozen SLKs (mostly R170) in 9 days. They were not driveway queens either. Being driven in all sorts of weather. I knew they were popular in the UK, but not that popular.
and you do have your SLKWorld business cards to give out?

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I see an SLK here in the DC area about once a month.
and you do have your SLKWorld business cards to give out?

https://www.slkworld.com/general-disc...ess-cards.html


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Rarely go out and NOT see one. Quite a few R170's around.

Sadly, one a few have acknowledged a wave.

As for driveway queens....If we just wait for warm, sunny days to go topless, we'd never get out.

Don't get me wrong, it doesn't always rain over here.

Sometimes there's mist, fog, drizzle, showers, downpours, storms, sleet, snow, blizzards and hail.

Then there's winter, of course
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https://www.slkworld.com/general-disc...ess-cards.html


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Ah!

Yes. Well, that is...er...not 'exactly'.


But I have (just) PM'd MK

One question though.

If it's an oncoming SLK with top up...

Am I obligated to spin around and chase 'em down?

Oh! And should I take the car with me?
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Ah!

Yes. Well, that is...er...not 'exactly'.


But I have (just) PM'd MK

One question though.

If it's an oncoming SLK with top up...

Am I obligated to spin around and chase 'em down?

Oh! And should I take the car with me?
Yes. Ask MK how I got her and her husband to stop.


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Yes. Ask MK how I got her and her husband to stop.
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