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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Oaksey » Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:32 pm

One of our customers came in this Interceptor today. The original colour is very nice
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby ScimiTom » Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:46 pm

Oaksey wrote:One of our customers came in this Interceptor today. The original colour is very nice
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Phwoar! Nice! If I had one of those I'd probably come in it too... :twisted:
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby roymck » Tue Mar 21, 2017 9:54 pm

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Opened my garage for the first time this year . My 20,000 mile from new , never welded or painted Anglia Super . 1650 cc twin Weber s etc . I,m back in the 60,s again
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Scimher » Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:05 am

...Lovely Jensen - like the Anglia wheels......5.5" 'Lotus Cortina' rims?
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Roger Pennington » Wed Mar 22, 2017 1:18 pm

Oaksey wrote:One of our customers came in this Interceptor today. The original colour is very nice


Nice car, lovely colour! :mrgreen:
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby MarkHawkins » Tue Mar 28, 2017 11:03 am

This S500e parked next to the SS1 today. I understand currently that, insurance permitting, someone could go from learning in an SS1 and Fiesta instructors car to one of these on the same licence but would need a to take a second test to upgrade from an A2 bike to something more powerful.
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby ronnie » Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:21 pm

This morning in Joppa
Toyota something + Ford Transit and... 775 XUM
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Scimher » Fri Mar 31, 2017 10:02 am

In Leek in last few days...Immaculate white Zephyr 6 ('C' plate) on a transporter with an early Golf in front of it in that rather strange hue of mid/lightish green. The Ford had some chrome wheels on that were not to my taste. A primrose V12 E-type parked down a side road. A topless early seventies chrome-bumpered Midget driving towards Leek. A maroon Wolseley of the 1300 variety - looked very tidy, being driven but stuck in traffic. A couple of other things but can't remember now...
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Dave 6726 » Fri Mar 31, 2017 10:16 am

ronnie wrote:This morning in Joppa
Toyota something + Ford Transit and... 775 XUM
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Citroen Traction Avant........
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby ScimmyMike » Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:40 pm

On the way to theResto show at the NEC spotted this odd looking E-type
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Drew closer and discovered it wasn't but a Rochdale
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Bit later on came across a VW bus camper thingy which I believe some are quite attracted to for some odd reason, slow noisy and bloody expensive, you can book a good few weeks in a HOTEL instead and get there faster to boot
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby ScimmyMike » Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:54 pm

And on the way home some odd looking Model T dropside so I've been informed
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby greeny » Sun Apr 02, 2017 10:15 pm

Cool bus and T
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Alan SS1 » Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:58 pm

This old one in Huntley on Saturday, doing some 'rally' they were heading to Aviemore via various distillery stops!!

maybe 'Scotsman' or similar cos stickers with Scotsman (+ others) on front, based on a Ford A
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Will Anderson » Mon Apr 03, 2017 9:15 pm

Alan SS1 wrote:This old one in Huntly on Saturday, doing some 'rally' they were heading to Aviemore via various distillery stops!!

This one - http://www.endurorally.com/pages/flying-scotsman-rally-2017
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Re: What cars did you see today? (Non-Scimitar)

Postby Alan SS1 » Tue Apr 04, 2017 12:52 pm

aye

entrant number 16 would fit the bill . . . . . .
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