Search found 466 matches

by dcw7095
Sat Sep 23, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: 1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE
Replies: 11
Views: 3889

1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE

where did you source the rear lamps from? looks very inexpensive for what she is - interesting to see the roll over/seat belt mount repairs - am i correct that you did this from both the inside and outside/ Yes, rollover hoop was repaired using new plates from the inside and out. The rear lamp clus...
by dcw7095
Sat Sep 23, 2017 10:18 am
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: 1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE
Replies: 11
Views: 3889

1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE

Did someone in the Club buy the car??? It is going to a good home. Sad to see it go but need the space and have had to accept that I am not going to get the time to work on it. Didn't want it sat on the drive over winter again, and I do want it to go to a club member that will promise to put it bac...
by dcw7095
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: 1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE
Replies: 11
Views: 3889

1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE

Oxymoron wrote:
Sun Sep 17, 2017 5:48 pm
Love the blue leather interior! 8) 8)
In the interests of proper disclosure (!), it is actually leather-look vinyl.
by dcw7095
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: 1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE
Replies: 11
Views: 3889

1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE

Videos embedded for you. That's an absolute bargain and won't stick around for long if anyone is looking for a 6 that needs minor work. Thanks Jim. I could hold out for a lot more, however I have too many cars on the drive and at least one needs to go. I would rather that it was priced to sell and ...
by dcw7095
Sun Sep 17, 2017 1:03 pm
Forum: Removed For Sale and Ebay
Topic: 1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE
Replies: 11
Views: 3889

1979 Scimitar GTE SE6a FOR SALE

My Scimitar GTE is for sale. The restoration thread relating to the car was posted on the forum here: http://www.scimitarweb.co.uk/sgwrs/viewtopic.php?t=8933 **** DEPOSIT TAKEN ***** Work commitments and another unfinished project mean that I am resigned to the fact that the GTE must go, even if I h...
by dcw7095
Sun Aug 30, 2015 11:47 pm
Forum: Non-Technical Discussion
Topic: Good or Appropriate Number Plates
Replies: 1404
Views: 143376

Re: Good or Appropriate Number Plates

Didn't get a picture though was standing by the grandstand at Lodge Corner @ Oulton Gold Cup today and saw a Range Rover exit the car park with the plate " 1 GTE "
by dcw7095
Sun Nov 23, 2014 6:15 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussion
Topic: Oil Type
Replies: 8
Views: 1665

Re: Oil Type

I'm also using the Halfords classic 20w/50 and noticed better oil pressure and better general running since the switch.
by dcw7095
Sat Nov 22, 2014 1:00 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds
Replies: 55
Views: 8637

Re: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds

Generally correct. The Nissan engines use the block and are otherwise designed and built up by Ginetta. The Ford units started life as crate items but suffered so many failures that Ginetta had to redesign serious amounts of them prior to remanufacturing certain components to their required standard...
by dcw7095
Fri Nov 21, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds
Replies: 55
Views: 8637

Re: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds

This link works (for those who wish to make a donation in lieu of any charge for the tour): https://www.justgiving.com/4w350m3/dona ... ity/251118
by dcw7095
Fri Nov 21, 2014 9:00 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds
Replies: 55
Views: 8637

Re: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds

Looks like the JustGiving link isn't working. I check with him on Monday.
by dcw7095
Fri Nov 21, 2014 8:57 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds
Replies: 55
Views: 8637

Re: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds

For the benefit of those who attended the tour today, the attached came by email as a follow up from Mike Simpson. Looks like the foundation supports victims of motorsport injuries amongst a range of other causes. I have made a donation in lieu of there being any charge today by Ginetta for their ex...
by dcw7095
Fri Nov 21, 2014 7:16 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds
Replies: 55
Views: 8637

Re: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds

I think ive spotted Porsche (and Lola) owning hillclimber in the ranks pic with the orange panelled chassis on stands? Graham Loake by the looks of it Correct. Graham is active on DDK, a forum I frequent for 914 stuff. Thanks all for the positive comments. It was a great day. Certainly makes you th...
by dcw7095
Thu Nov 20, 2014 3:42 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds
Replies: 55
Views: 8637

Re: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds

For the benefit of those attending the tour, Ginetta's Mike Simpson has advised that parking at the factory may become an issue given the numbers attending. There are a few spaces within their factory boundary in front of the building, otherwise we'll need to park outside on the adjacent street. For...
by dcw7095
Wed Nov 19, 2014 12:31 am
Forum: Project Progress
Topic: New different project
Replies: 50
Views: 6189

Re: New different project

Octane mag have run a series of articles on Julius Thurgood's one-make series for your car. Looks to be very entertaining. Have fun.
by dcw7095
Mon Nov 17, 2014 10:35 pm
Forum: Other Car Chat
Topic: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds
Replies: 55
Views: 8637

Re: Factory Tour Round Ginetta Cars, Leeds

Hi Tony, there are exactly 2 places currently. However I don't expect all 40 that say they are coming will definitely turn up....so I won't be counting :wink: for the sake of one extra body. All, Arrangement is either a) meet at Birch Services M62 @ 8:45am or b) meet at Ginetta's factory, Garforth, ...

Go to advanced search