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2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving? Topic is solved

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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by BlackBart » Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:24 pm

Sure!

I never did document that well here. I have some photos.


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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by bmdubya1198 » Fri Nov 29, 2019 8:38 am

None, believe it or not! Took the XC90 to my aunt and uncle's around the block... 3-4 miles max. I actually haven't touched my P80 in 2-3 days, I made myself miserable by driving the S60 :lol:

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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by wizechatmgr » Fri Nov 29, 2019 10:03 pm

I think I put about 80 miles on this year.


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Post by abscate » Sat Nov 30, 2019 4:49 am

Just did the ALB NYC round trip this year. No traffic on a Turkey day.

Gotta get the snows on before the bomb hits us, expecting 24 inches SUN


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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by bmdubya1198 » Sat Nov 30, 2019 8:12 am

Wow! It's gonna be close to 70 down here tomorrow. Enjoy that bomb cyclone!


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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by erikv11 » Sat Nov 30, 2019 8:59 am

450 miles by the 95 R, allowed me to swap on the snow tires; 800 miles by the 06 R again this year.


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Post by abscate » Sat Nov 30, 2019 11:26 am

Winter driving is actually a lot of fun once you master it.


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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by bmdubya1198 » Sat Nov 30, 2019 3:17 pm

I wish we got more snow around here to really enjoy it... we're lucky to get a dusting every year.


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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by abscate » Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:25 am

abscate wrote:
Sat Nov 30, 2019 4:49 am
Just did the ALB NYC round trip this year. No traffic on a Turkey day.

Gotta get the snows on before the bomb hits us, expecting 24 inches SUN
The clan....small gathering this year

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Re: 2019 edition How many miles did you drive your P80 over Thanksgiving?

Post by polskamafia mjl » Sun Dec 01, 2019 12:06 pm

Technically this wasn't over Thanksgiving but at the beginning of November my brother delivered my 850 to me in Arizona. Starting out from Hershey, PA he drove a little over 2,300 miles. During this little road trip the odometer clicked over 300,000 miles.


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