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by turboscim
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 920

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

It seems track sessions fully booked
by turboscim
Sun Jan 06, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 920

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

That looks good if its the same this year.
Ferry cost is £82.50 return but a lot of hotels have been block booked by tour operators
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 920

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

Looking at the website I can't seem to find how much tracktime you get for your money.
The last time I was on the silverstone G P circuit I had 3 hours for that price + one set of pads & two tyres!
by turboscim
Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: Joe's 1972 GTE - A Small Update...
Replies: 463
Views: 72114

Joe's 1972 GTE - MOT'd

I have run a T5 for years and have not been able to break it doing track days and at santa pod and that's with 320 lbs torque.
by turboscim
Tue Dec 18, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 976

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Hi Kev. count me in for 3 days

pete
by turboscim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 920

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

My comment was not an ad. quite the opposite, just to show what you can pay if you are not a thrifty scimitar owner.
I have pencilled in the date next year for an independent trip and look forward to meeting some scim. owners there.
by turboscim
Sat Dec 15, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 920

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

Yes that is tour price not my price. I always go to le mans independently and have done every year for over 30 years. In the old days part of the fun was getting best price ferry, sometimes a 3day return out and another back was best I even got a free beer after apologising for ' missing' the boat o...
by turboscim
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE
Replies: 23
Views: 920

Classic Days 2019 NEW VENUE

One person one car with classicgt £1650 bargain
by turboscim
Thu Dec 13, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Convert heads to unleaded or not?
Replies: 20
Views: 1014

Convert heads to unleaded or not?

had mine done at the time of the end of leaded fuel, no issues even with turbo's and hard use.
by turboscim
Thu Dec 13, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Sprouts!
Replies: 34
Views: 1246

Sprouts!

raw like cauliflower. not cooked
by turboscim
Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Jokes
Topic: Too old to drive?.......
Replies: 25
Views: 1624

Too old to drive?.......

I thought it madness that at 70
I could tick a box and have a licence to drive my scim or a 200 mph lambo but had to have a medical and eye test to drive my van.
by turboscim
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:37 am
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: MOT exemption
Replies: 50
Views: 3029

MOT exemption

I think the hint was that an m o t is easier [ cheaper ] than an engineers report to say there were no faults with the car. I know that an m o t is only valid on the day of issue. I also remember the assessor measuring the tyre tread depth on my tyres when a bus hit my parked car looking for a way o...
by turboscim
Wed Oct 17, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: MOT exemption
Replies: 50
Views: 3029

MOT exemption

Regarding m o t, in the newsletter from my insurers there was a broad hint that in the event of a claim a valid m o t would be a VERY good thing.
by turboscim
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Se5A dual circuit brake
Replies: 4
Views: 454

Se5A dual circuit brake

I did mine front rear
by turboscim
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Car Shows
Topic: classic le mans 6-8 July 2018
Replies: 15
Views: 2207

classic le mans 6-8 July 2018

going wed night portsmouth to le havre staying in bleu nord. will call in to suze on way to vineyard if time. looking at france meteo take the sun block.

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