I'm sure I speak for everyone in saying that this is
great. I have really enjoyed reading about you and
your addiction to Supras.
I am surprised there have been so many enthusiastic
responses so far. It's really hard to get enthusiasm
out of sconz members. I know that from experience, but
this is a good sign.
I suspect SupraFest 08 will be the best opportunity we
will have to come together in a large number, so I
really encourage you all to think about coming. We had
a handful of South Islanders come last time and a
bigger bunch from Wellington too. So if you are keen,
but not in Auckland, I'm sure meeting points can be
arranged along the way so as to create a convoy of
Anyhow, don't stop now, I know there are more of you
yet to reply.
> > Hi All
> > My name is Rick.
> > I haven't been posting much, but I always read the
> discussions with
> > interest.
> > I joined sconz about 7 years ago, shortly after
> buying my first and only
> > supra. It's a black manual MA70 in need of a
> paint job with a 7M-GTE.
> > It has been my daily driver ever since I bought
> it. As it is a business
> > car,
> > all maintenance and repairs are tax deductible,
> just as well, as it just
> > needed a new clutch, which cost a small fortune.
> > I have not modified it in any way, it is stock
> standard, apart from the
> > big
> > bore exhaust it came in to the country with. I
> bought it from Turners
> > Auctions and am the first New Zealand owner of
> this car. I wasn't looking
> > for a supra in particular, but wanted a manual
> car. I drove it around
> > their
> > short test track and was hooked. I looked at other
> cars but kept coming
> > back
> > to the supra. When someone else had difficulty
> parking it after a test
> > drive, I gladly volunteered. I knew then that I
> liked driving it and I
> > still
> > love it today.
> > There's a few things that need attention, like the
> heating (it's either on
> > full or off), aircon, bonnet gas-stays, but I
> don't mind those too much,
> > as
> > long as it keeps going.
> > Thank you.
> > Kind Regards
> > Rick Lussi
> > Lifestyle Imports
> > 027 278 7813
> > firstname.lastname@example.org
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Andy S" <email@example.com>
> > To: "Supra Club of NZ Mailing List"
> > Sent: Wednesday, September 12, 2007 2:16 PM
> > Subject: [sconz] Getting to know one another
> >> Hi all - particularly lurkers,
> >> I wonder how many people subscribe to this list.
> >> sure Cully can tell us, but I would like to hear
> >> everyone who reads this in an effort to find out
> >> sort of individuals are on the list and in an
> >> to get to know the group a bit better.
> >> Me:
> >> I joined sconz in May 1999. That's 8 years and 4
> >> months ago. I have owned 4 Mk3s and 2 Mk2s in my
> >> I currently own only one Supra, a 1984 Australian
> >> Mk2 with a 7MGTE conversion. It's light blue, 5
> >> etc, I have a website about it
> >> http://andy.supras.org.nz
> >> Over the years I have met a whole lot of you and
> >> like to think we are friends. I have known many
> of you
> >> old schoolers longer than my day-to-day friends.
> >> I organised (along with the help of many of you)
> >> SupraFest 2003. The first SupraFest. There will
> >> another one next year, thanks to Matt A. Be
> >> I attended Supras Invade Las Vegas in 2005. Wow.
> >> As well as receiving these emails, I frequent
> >> CelicaSupra.com
> >> I really would like to hear a similar summary
> from the
> >> rest of you, and I'm sure that the rest of us
> >> enjoy reading them too. Don't be shy, even if you
> >> just a lurker, and never post here, please make
> >> yourself known now.
> >> Cheers
> >> Andy Sommerville
> >> Visit my website http://andy.supras.org.nz
> >> Home of the 5MGE-->7MGTE conversion!
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