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Thumbs up Live from Holland...the real one

Okay, my initials are BS (Bert Schepers) that explains a lot.. and im driving my 3th slk. started out with a 2002 r170 and then 2004/2008 r171.
And yes, the first was the best. I always by the tiniest engines because fuell is liquified gold in the netherlands (8,5 usd/gal).
Drive open when possible and have the possibility to floor it in Germany 140 m/h.
I also drove an MG, a miata and a z4, and my other convertibles are a harley, and old roller and thres a moped waiting for assembly

Greetz bert

Hold on....important and practical, i always put roofmodules in the car, so i can open while driving or with the remote...
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Love the Netherlands... there's close ties between the Canadians and the Dutch in many respects..

Your former Queen was born 5mins from our place here in Ottawa - it's still Dutch territory (since WW2).


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Welkom Bert! And for those of you that don't speak Dutch and are having a hard time translating this, I said 'Welcome Bert' .
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What sort of MG did you have.
I had an "F" ; the ride was great by something was always going wrong with it!
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