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    Google car spotted in Chorley

    I was coming back from the shops at lunch and saw one parked up in McDonalds, pulled in just as it was going out. Got a piccy though and will post it later

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    And here it is:
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    Isn't technology wonderful, now billions of people have the pleasure of watching you tuck into a Big Mac

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    Neighbour said that google car was spotted in Loughborough the other day.

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    There's been one parked accross the road from my parents house for the past week or so now. Camera folded down and "bagged up". I think the operator may have been abducted!

    Suprisingly this is in a little village miles from anywhere important but it was seen doing the rounds of the village before parking up.
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    One came past my house the other morning and i live in the middle of nowhere!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dos_Box View Post
    I was coming back from the shops at lunch and saw one parked up in McDonalds, pulled in just as it was going out. Got a piccy though and will post it later
    They must have run our of roads and are now doing drive thrus.

    GJE

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    Personally I think it's disgraceful that these cars (usually on french plates) are breaking the law by being over here on our roads with no road tax for more than 6 months.

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    The two above are UK Plated, fine they are Opel not Vaxhall but still UK Plated so should be UK Taxed.

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    I passed one on the A180 the other day with its camera bagged up. Our area (Grimsby) got rated the rudest area by Google!!

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    I spotted the Google car (or rather, it spotted me) while I was on the bus a few weeks ago. I'm waiting for the imagery to appear now.



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