The FX4/Fairway taxi, AKA London Taxi, Black Cab etc etc. I love the look of these things, I like the way they look kinda ostentatious yet they're kind of an everyman car - anyone who's been to a large UK city has been in one of these, I like that its a '58 body style that was still being made 39 years later, also - suicide doors. I have been spending an unhealthy amount of time looking them up lately - would seriously consider one as a DD if I could find a decent manual one (manuals seem to be very rare). I can live with the shit performance, 80 flat out, 0-60 in something close to 23 seconds etc - I've seen private drivers hoon the shit out of them plus the 7.5m turning circle looks a hoot. But I'm also aware its British, old and half the parts are off even shonkier vehicles. Against that there is the fact it has a Nissan diesel that's near unkillable and some private owners have clocked 1.5m miles on them.

Also, 28 Days Later.

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Really I'd wanna do some stuff to it, seen some really nice modded cabs:

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I reckon I could spend what a decent-ish one would cost again to make it nice, but fellow Opponauts, is this a healthy pursuit? or am I opening a door to nightmaresville? It's not just me feeling the look of these is it?