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#1051 kayemod

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Posted 12 April 2013 - 17:33

Ah, King Carl Gustaf of Sweden...once famously let loose in the Rune Tobiasson BMW CSL "Batmobile" at the Gelleraasen track in Sweden. Made it all the way down the home straight from the startline, then, at the first corner, the Troeskurvan, he went straight on
into the gravel. Having been given some further advice from Mr Tobiasson, he had another go...and promptly stuck it into the kitty litter at the first corner again...


Yes, but he was just exercising his royal prerogative.


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#1052 David Beard

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 15:20

Good TNF gathering on yesterday at Silverstone :wave:

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#1053 Pete Stowe

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 18:54

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Perry Adams Chevrolet LS3 motor in his TVR Tuscan.


It's Perry Waddams, not Adams (& his is not the only name you have wrong in your blog :well: )

#1054 Alan Cox

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Posted 20 April 2013 - 22:07

HGPCA Test day and VSCC Spring Start - 19th and 20th April
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Aston Martin DB3S

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Maserati 8CM '3011'

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Maserati 300S

#1055 arttidesco

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Posted 21 April 2013 - 12:02

It's Perry Waddams, not Adams (& his is not the only name you have wrong in your blog :well: )


Thanks for pointing out the errors Pete, I have an appointment with spec savers and bought a new 6 inch diameter magnifying class to help with reading programmes. :wave:



#1056 alansart

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Posted 21 April 2013 - 13:58

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Juiceie Bruceie’s BJ Welders Real Steel 4×4 / Llaemdos Racing Reynard FF84


You could spend hours on the details on this car....mainly on the stickers which appear to be holding it together!!

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#1057 arttidesco

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Posted 21 April 2013 - 14:35

You could spend hours on the details on this car....mainly on the stickers which appear to be holding it together!!

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That was my first thought when I saw Juiceie Bruceie’s car, the stickers being part of the structural integrity of the patinated bodywork. :up:




#1058 Duc-Man

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Posted 22 April 2013 - 17:13

Something from the paddock in Hockenheim on friday.

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I doubt that I have to say much more.


#1059 glyn parham

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Posted 22 April 2013 - 18:56

Three photos from the start of last weekends Flying Scotsman.

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#1060 David Beard

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Posted 24 April 2013 - 20:23

Whitney crooked?

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#1061 David Beard

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Posted 25 April 2013 - 15:04

Whitney crooked?


I meant as opposed to Straight. Oh.....never mind :rolleyes:

#1062 alansart

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Posted 25 April 2013 - 15:29

I meant as opposed to Straight. Oh.....never mind :rolleyes:


...I got it David :)

Not sure what happened to the mechanic holding the mallet...

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#1063 Cavalier53

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Posted 25 April 2013 - 18:32

From a French meeting in our country last weekend:

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#1064 Cavalier53

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Posted 25 April 2013 - 18:33

Sorry for the size :)

#1065 David Beard

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Posted 25 April 2013 - 20:56

Sorry for the size :)



OK...Nice to roam around ;o)

Maser...should have noted which:

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#1066 TimRTC

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Posted 26 April 2013 - 11:19

At the British GT, not historic but thought it might amuse:

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The Batmobile in the paddock by Tim R-T-C, on Flickr

#1067 Lee Nicolle

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Posted 27 April 2013 - 08:55

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Something a little different. Who knows what it is?
A well done awarded to the first successful contestant.

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#1068 Lee Nicolle

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Posted 27 April 2013 - 09:14

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Something not quite from the past though is defenitly classic. A triple Webered Holden 6.
And the car that it is in is for sale! LC Torana Improved Production Car

#1069 David Beard

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Posted 13 May 2013 - 11:50

A TNF photographer searching out some details?

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#1070 Alan Cox

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Posted 13 May 2013 - 16:08

Maser...should have noted which:

It's Sean Danaher's 6CM "1556"

PS The last photo of yours in post #1072 is the first rubbish shot of yours in the whole thread :)

#1071 arttidesco

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Posted 13 May 2013 - 22:15

PS The last photo of yours in post #1072 is the first rubbish shot of yours in the whole thread :)


Don't listen to him David  ;)

#1072 Roger Clark

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Posted 13 May 2013 - 22:31

I do hope we're not going to get details of Mr. Cox.

#1073 D-Type

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Posted 13 May 2013 - 23:13

I do hope we're not going to get details of Mr. Cox.

AAARGH! Enough!

#1074 Giraffe

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Posted 20 May 2013 - 12:40

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#1075 Giraffe

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Posted 02 June 2013 - 17:51

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#1076 mfd

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Posted 02 June 2013 - 19:22

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A bit of letter spacing that needs attention :D

#1077 Tim Murray

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Posted 02 June 2013 - 20:36

A bit of letter spacing that needs attention :D

I reckon they originally called him 'Davies' then made that sloppy correction when they found out their error.

#1078 elansprint72

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Posted 02 June 2013 - 22:14

It's Sean Danaher's 6CM "1556"

PS The last photo of yours in post #1072 is the first rubbish shot of yours in the whole thread :)

Former RPS photo-judge says .... "crop from the top edge down to the grey line...".

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#1079 arttidesco

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Posted 02 June 2013 - 23:13

A topical tip :-

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#1080 petestenning

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Posted 18 June 2013 - 19:49



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#1081 arttidesco

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Posted 19 June 2013 - 02:00

FJ Lotus Peter ?

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#1082 petestenning

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Posted 19 June 2013 - 05:56

Correct

#1083 arttidesco

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Posted 19 June 2013 - 22:10

Correct


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Fancy having a guess at these Pete ?

I'll give you a clue they are not off the same car but they are off the same make of car  ;)


#1084 Peter Morley

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 15:10

:blush:

I'll give you a clue they are not off the same car but they are off the same make of car ;)


There are some Riley characteristics so are they ERA?

#1085 arttidesco

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 15:38

There are some Riley characteristics so are they ERA?


Spot on Peter the front hub from a blue one and rear from a red one :up:

#1086 Alan Cox

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 15:40

There are some Riley characteristics so are they ERA?

I would suggest R10B for the back axle, as it had a gearbox change at April Silverstone - although it's black, rather than red. The red car, next to it in the garage, would be AJM1

#1087 arttidesco

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Posted 20 June 2013 - 16:22

I would suggest R10B for the back axle, as it had a gearbox change at April Silverstone - although it's black, rather than red. The red car, next to it in the garage, would be AJM1


I looked at the pics again and your correct Alan the red ERA I thought the back axle was from was back on it's wheels when I took the photo :blush:


#1088 alansart

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Posted 11 July 2013 - 18:25

Heaven is a proper racing car workshop :)

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#1089 Graham Clayton

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 10:42

Great photo of the interior of a late 1950's Indy roadster. Would anyone be able to positively identify the year and the driver?

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#1090 arttidesco

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 11:03

Great photo of the interior of a late 1950's Indy roadster. Would anyone be able to positively identify the year and the driver?

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The answers you are looking for are on this linked page.

#1091 arttidesco

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 11:05

Heaven is a proper racing car workshop :)

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I wonder what happened to my copy of that sticker :up:

#1092 David Beard

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 11:43

Heaven is a proper racing car workshop :)

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I like those Alan :up:

#1093 David Beard

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 11:46

More suction...

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#1094 Graham Clayton

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 12:44

The answers you are looking for are on this linked page.


Arttidesco,

Brain explosion on my part! I thought that the caption was wrong!

J.C. Agajanian and mechanic Frank McGurk brought a modified Kurtis 500G to the Brickyard for Troy Ruttman in 1958


I found a side-on view of the car, and the signwriting on the right hand side is identical to the signwriting on the close-up picture.

#1095 alansart

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 12:50

I like those Alan :up:


I had access to the Chevron Workshops a few weeks ago. It's a difficult job but someone's got to do it :)

#1096 arttidesco

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Posted 08 August 2013 - 14:56

I had access to the Chevron Workshops a few weeks ago. It's a difficult job but someone's got to do it :)


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Mid Summer Details Report Card

'twixt Cholmondley' ...

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and Prescott ...

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... cant stop ...

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and GNAT

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... time to fly ...

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...Viper.

#1097 arttidesco

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Posted 14 August 2013 - 09:55

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Ford Eight (7Y)

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MX5

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Victor Gauntlets former blue Series III E-Type

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BMW 530d Touring

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Daimler V8 250

From Sunday's Avenue Drivers Club meeting.

#1098 Duc-Man

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 16:11

Shadow DN2 turbo at the now gone Rosso Bianco collection.

 

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The whole story of the DN2 can be found at http://www.psychoont...let-dn2-dn2-2a/

Enjoy the read.



#1099 David Beard

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Posted 10 September 2013 - 21:09

Not a racing car, sorry  :well:

 

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#1100 arttidesco

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Posted 11 September 2013 - 16:04

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I beleive the Chrysler 300C, but probably not this one, made an appearance or two on the NASCAR circuit.

 

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Ex Horst Kröll Bosch Lola 142

 

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Ex Martin Brundle Ralt RT3

 

 


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