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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633242
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Thanks Virginie, less than 2 weeks to go now...

On the Saturday, did you/Giorgio really mean up until 23:00 (11pm) for us to keep our cars at the Piazza? I assume that we are parking all 80+ Coupes that are registered in the off-street parking in the square (perhaps even right outside Cafe Lab?) and then wandering off to Parco del Valentino (a 15-20 minute walk away) where they have various events and exhibits/stands but we can't leave with our Coupe until after 23:00 (11pm)?

On the list of events it mentions on Saturday at 15.30 p.m. - Fiat Coupé 25th Anniversary Parade - what is this?


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633293
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Hi .

Thanks Virginie for helping me to bring you news. Saturday 22 June at 8 pm: dinner together. After dinner, the 25th anniversary awarding in Piazza Vittorio near our Coupes. After , around 22.00, return to the hotel / home ecc ecc.

- Fiat Coupé 25th Anniversary Parade: parade of our Fiat Coupè in the center of Turin
Thank you all for having patience with us organizers: we are working every day for you and for the 25th

Giorgio

Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633294
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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: Giorgio] #1633303
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Originally Posted by Giorgio
Hi .

Thanks Virginie for helping me to bring you news. Saturday 22 June at 8 pm: dinner together. After dinner, the 25th anniversary awarding in Piazza Vittorio near our Coupes. After , around 22.00, return to the hotel / home ecc ecc.

- Fiat Coupé 25th Anniversary Parade: parade of our Fiat Coupè in the center of Turin
Thank you all for having patience with us organizers: we are working every day for you and for the 25th

Giorgio


Thank you Giorgio- I am sure your efforts and hard work will be appreciated by us all next weekend thumb


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633308
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My t-shirts arrived today- they look pretty good cool

Franck- yours will be with me by Friday of this week

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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: DaveG] #1633347
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Originally Posted by DaveG
Thanks Virginie, less than 2 weeks to go now...

On the Saturday, did you/Giorgio really mean up until 23:00 (11pm) for us to keep our cars at the Piazza? I assume that we are parking all 80+ Coupes that are registered in the off-street parking in the square (perhaps even right outside Cafe Lab?) and then wandering off to Parco del Valentino (a 15-20 minute walk away) where they have various events and exhibits/stands but we can't leave with our Coupe until after 23:00 (11pm)?

On the list of events it mentions on Saturday at 15.30 p.m. - Fiat Coupé 25th Anniversary Parade - what is this?

Hi Dave,

to answer your question - but I'm not sure if I'm right - I assume we can leave our cars parked in the Piazza on saturday and can wander around to see everything else that's happening in Parco Valentino. At least that is what I'm hoping for.....

Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633353
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Yes, that's what I assume, but Giorgio has said to meet at the end of the day from 10pm to start leaving...


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633354
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Great,thanks Pete thumb

Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633367
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On Saturday 22nd June the cars will be on display from 8 am until 3.00 pm -
At 3pm, PARADE in the city center. Then again the coupes on expo.
At 8pm dinner in Piazza Vittorio near our cars.
At the end of the dinner, and important tribute symbol of the 25th,
-return home or hotel

sorry if I don't come to write anymore
Giorgio

Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: Ballypete] #1633374
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Originally Posted by Ballypete
My t-shirts arrived today- they look pretty good cool

Franck- yours will be with me by Friday of this week


I've received a t-shirt and polo shirt today - very impressed with the quality. Sizing is fractionally on the large side.

Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: Tim16V] #1633375
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Originally Posted by Tim16V
Originally Posted by Ballypete
My t-shirts arrived today- they look pretty good cool

Franck- yours will be with me by Friday of this week


I've received a t-shirt and polo shirt today - very impressed with the quality. Sizing is fractionally on the large side.


Not after a weekend of beer and pasta it won’t be
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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: Ballypete] #1633376
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Originally Posted by Tim16V
Sizing is fractionally on the large side.

I'll say, my Large (42") is more like 44" and Medium (38") would have been better frown


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633384
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Two polo shirts arrived yesterday, air conditioning regased, all ready for the hot weather.

Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633387
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Doris has no aircon- I’m going to roast!


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: Ballypete] #1633390
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Originally Posted by Ballypete
Doris has no aircon- I’m going to roast!


Have you got time to get it checked whether it's holding pressure?


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: Edinburgh] #1633391
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I've just had mine (White Plus) regassed for the first time since I bought it (Dec 2016) - it was completely empty!

Originally Posted by Edinburgh
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Doris has no aircon- I’m going to roast!

Have you got time to get it checked whether it's holding pressure?

I think Doris is a non-aircon model, no pressure to test frown As long as the windows work and the heater isn't stuck on full heat, you should be OK


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633392
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Yes, a non aircon model- when we did the Italian road trip last year we just accepted that it was going to be sweaty. I almost regretted swapping the cloth seats for leather..


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: Ballypete] #1633393
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Ah ok, mistook your prose for the vernacular!

possible remedy


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633410
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24hrs away from leaving for Folkstone and my passport is where............................ not where I assumed ooo

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Hope you find it Joe...have a great trip. cool


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24hrs away from leaving for Folkstone and my passport is where............................ not where I assumed ooo



VIS glove compartment? Under seat?


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Hope y'all have a safe trip over folks, and a great time in La Bella Italia cool


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Feels like the appropriate time to wish everyone that is going (UK Members and our Coupe Friends in Europe) a fantastic, happy and above all safe trip to Italia!

I am absolutely gutted not to be able to attend this event - due to a pre-standing family commitment over - I could almost taste the ice cold Italian beer...!

With best wishes to all that attend I hope last minute fettling of our cars goes well and you simply have a fantastic time with your coupes doing what they were designed to do -driving quickly in the Italian sunshine, with no air con! I and I am sure all of us are looking forward to hearing all of your adventures!!

Bon Voyage to all!!

An envious MM

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All ready to go, hope you found your passport Joe, see you in Folkestone tomorrow.

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Have a tremendous trip and fabulous time in Torino.

I am absolutely gutted too not to be able to make this but feel very lucky to have a had our coupe Italia road trip last year... anyways starting to save for the 30th Anniversary already.


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Originally Posted by Edinburgh
Originally Posted by Countrycruising
24hrs away from leaving for Folkstone and my passport is where............................ not where I assumed ooo



VIS glove compartment? Under seat?




You got it, it was in VIS glove box along with a 20 euro note, winner winner chicken dinner laugh

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Originally Posted by ALEXS1973
All ready to go, hope you found your passport Joe, see you in Folkestone tomorrow.


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Re: 25 Years of The Coupe - Turin 2019 [Re: slime500] #1633430
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