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#1 Old 09-18-2016
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New Car/Member yay

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Just joined after buying my first SLK200, 2001 in silver. Cracking car, have to say. Bit spoilt now after owning an MX5 for 6 years!! Looking forward to contributing and questioning!!
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Welcome to SLKWorld.com: The #1 Mercedes-Benz SLK Forum from Florida!

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Welcome from Wirral, England.

MX5 to SLK? Are you in the UK?

We have a thread for UK meets:
United Kingdom Region - Mercedes Benz SLK Forum

If not, check out this link to the threads for other areas:
Mercedes Benz SLK Forum - A Mercedes Benz Discussion Forum

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Hi Nick, and welcome to SLKWorld.com from the UK Midlands - Thanks for joining us!

We have quite a few members in the UK Midlands that like to meet up from time to time. If you're interested in joining us sometime, just keep an eye on the UK Region section, as we post meeting plans there!

There's a summary post that I maintain for all UK meets here, and links to examples and pictures from this year's past meets are available here.
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It's been 11 months, on my honor, since I've driven an MX-5. It's been a long road to recovery but if I can do it so can you! Welcome from Northern South Caroliba.
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley SLK Enthusiasts!

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If you live in Northern California you can join us for a drive. We meet monthly for drives, road trips lunches. Feel free to call me or email me and I can add you to our email list. I always post events under California here on SLKWORLD.
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Hi and welcome from Hedge End in Hampshire. The MX5 is a nice car with just two main problems, one is it ain't a Mercedes! The second is the very small boot!
Anyway hope you get to enjoy plenty of happy 'top off' driving in your new babe!

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Hi Nick, welcome from Barrhead, Scotland.


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Welcome to SLKWorld, enjoy your stay

I have best of both worlds - SLK 55 AMG and an MX-5! The only similarity is that both are convertibles
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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.


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