Well, the bad news is that I'm kind of commited now. The good news is that I got a reasonably sensible offer from the Police mutual cos my father in law to be is ex "job".
It seems like as far as ribnet is concerned, all shades of opinion are here. On a seperate thread I've had advice that the 3lt hilux is the best thing since narrow bread. I'll def be keeping an eye on the timing chain : I've found a pretty good looking Navara owners forum with all the evils to look out for.
Just need the V5 to come back after the private reg transfer so I can HPI it and we're good to go.
Anyone want to buy a nice Seat Exeo?