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Post by Roger Pennington » Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:09 pm

This car has popped up a couple of times recently. Firstly, I saw the car (and it's current owner, Neil) at the Southdowns Rally at Goodwood a month or so ago. This is the car that was ex-Kevin Cooper (kevincooper) and then ex-Mike (Coastline of this forum), and has been owned for a couple of years by Neil. Here it is at the Rally:

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Also, the first Goodwood Breakfast Club of 2019 took place on the first Sunday of March. Unfortunately I wasn't able to be there, as the theme was "Estate Cars" just the thing for a GTE. As things turned out, the weather that day was absolutely dire, so the event was mostly dominated by modern Audis, BMWs and Mercs. However Neil was there with his GTE, and I see it has now had the honour of being written-up on the Goodwood Road & Racing website here. It's a pretty favourable write-up, well done Neil! :D


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Post by peter freeman » Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:23 pm

A very good write up.



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Post by Will Anderson » Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:32 pm

Agreed, good car, good write up, can't do any harm getting this on Goodwood's site.


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Post by Coastline » Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:08 pm

I spotted the Goodwood email this morning and copied to all at the Noggin (they meet in Emsworth just up the road from Goodwood).
YCU was a great GTE and I followed this with a GTC. I passed the GTC on as I need to drive automatics now. Nice autos are difficult to find though.
There is one local to me but wonder if anyone has viewed it.

https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1082113



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Post by MrGoldtop1960 » Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:48 pm

Yep, a really great article and great exposure for the marque !
Well done Neil !

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Post by Denmeader » Thu Mar 21, 2019 7:51 pm

Thanks Roger, for putting picture on site and the link to the article.

It was great to be asked for an interview with Goodwood media, but wasn't expecting such a good write up, just a picture or two. At least it got more space on their site than the two a penny modern estates. :D

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