The Smooth Operator

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Featuring ‘The Smooth Operator’.

Name: Maurice Anthony

Age: 26

Occupation: Psychologist

Make: Peugeot

Model: 208 (5-Door)

Year: 2014

Current Value: 40 – 55k (secondhand value)

Technical Description: 1598 cc, 120 hp, 160 nm torque, VTi engine, four-speed Tiptronic unit with Sport Mode.

Exterior: Standard body kit with 16” sport rims.

Interior: Original interior with fabric seats including six airbags, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Stability Program (ESP) with Anti Skid Regulator (ASR) and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC).

Modification/Engine Upgrades: Standard.

What you love in your car: Great pick-up with a smooth drive and an exceptional handling system. In addition to that, she’s very stable while driving around sharp corners.

Fond memories of your car: This is when a continental vehicle shows her true quality. SAFETY!!! Worth every penny, TRUST ME. I was on my way from Ipoh to Kuala Lumpur driving at a speed of 160-170 km/h and the road was wet after a downpour. All of a sudden, the car right in front of me just stopped and I was a few meters away from a collision! I went for the emergency brake at the same time mentally prepared to crash but the braking system didn’t fail me!!! My car stopped just a few inches away from the car in front.

What do you recommend: Good buy for female drivers as she’s easy to handle

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The Secretive Baby Rocket

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Featuring ‘The Secretive Baby Rocket’.

Name: Navind Kumar

Age: 21

Occupation: Law Student

Make: Volkswagen

Model: Polo GTI

Year: 2014

Price/Current Value: –

Technical Description: 1400 cc, 180 bhp, 250 nm torque.

Exterior: Decals.

Interior: Standard.

Modification/Engine Upgrades: Standard.

Maintenance (Cost): Depends on how you floor the baby.

What you love in your car: Its power to weight ratio.

Fond memories of your car: Not much as it’s a town ride but obviously those launches from traffic lights.

The Secretive Rabbit

Featuring the first in this category, ‘The Secretive Rabbit‘.

Name: Pravind Kumar

Age: 25

Occupation: Seafarer

Make: Volkswagen

Model: Golf GTI MKVI SE

Year: 2012

Price/Current Value: –

Technical Description: 2000 cc, 220 bhp, 320 nm torque.

Exterior: HnR racing springs, CF side mirror, CF spoiler, OZ Racing 18’’ wheels, Treadwear, Gold decals.

Interior: Original interior.

Upgrades: Akrapovic exhaust system.

What you love in your car: The way she handles around corners and launches on straight drags.

Fond memories of your car: She’s been a good girl shaming Fairladys, FD2Rs and even a Panamera! Overall she is carrying the GTI legacy since the MK1 GTI.