Where is CRE 801 E ?

Discuss and exchange views and technical information about our cars.

Moderators: scimjim, philhoward, erikscimitardemon, Roger Pennington, Lukeyboy46

Post Reply
User avatar
Coupe Racing
RSSOC Member
Posts: 7028
Joined: Mon Jul 23, 2007 10:51 pm
Location: Nr Telford - Shropshire
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 80 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by Coupe Racing » Mon Jul 16, 2018 5:39 pm

Does anyone know where CRE 801 E is
I see its on SORN , but cannot find anything else


Blessed are the Cheese makers

Better to be an hour early than 1 minute late

User avatar
scimjim
RSSOC Member
Posts: 35663
Joined: Sun Oct 01, 2006 10:08 pm
Location: Gloucester
Has thanked: 113 times
Been thanked: 813 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by scimjim » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:15 pm

Is that your ex-racer?


Jim King

Current: SE5 (8Ball), TI SS1 (snotty), 1600 SS1 (G97), 1600 SS1 (C686CCR), 2.5TD SE5a (diesel 5a), 6 x random other SS1s.
Previous: SE5, 3 x SE5a, 2 x SE6a, 3 x SE6b, GTC, 2.9i GTC, 3 x 1600 SS1, 1300 SS1, Mk1 Ti Sabre, Mk1.5 CVH Sabre
Chief mechanic for: 1400 K series SS1 (Megan3), 1400 CVH EFi SS1 (Grawpy), Sabre/MX5 auto (The Flying Broomstick),
1300 SS1 (Number One) & Sarah's coupe.
CURE THE FAULT - NOT THE SYMPTOMS

User avatar
Coupe Racing
RSSOC Member
Posts: 7028
Joined: Mon Jul 23, 2007 10:51 pm
Location: Nr Telford - Shropshire
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 80 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by Coupe Racing » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:23 pm

Yes it is


Blessed are the Cheese makers

Better to be an hour early than 1 minute late

User avatar
turbster
RSSOC Member
Posts: 1762
Joined: Tue Nov 21, 2006 9:06 pm
Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Has thanked: 43 times
Been thanked: 39 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by turbster » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:39 pm

Can you remember how it was last sold? Didn’t he have a straight six body for sale too? It must’ve been on here but I imagine you’ve been down that road already??


2005 RSSOC Sprint and Hillclimb champion
LRP 335E SE4a
XRF 976H SE5
DBY 119M SE5a
Previous: Sabre Six GT, SE4, SE4a, SE4b, SE5, SE5a x 5, SE6a x 2, SE6b x 2, GTC, Middlebridge x 2, SS1 ti, Sabre 1.4k

User avatar
turbster
RSSOC Member
Posts: 1762
Joined: Tue Nov 21, 2006 9:06 pm
Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Has thanked: 43 times
Been thanked: 39 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by turbster » Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:47 pm

Was it the same guy that was dropping a Coupe body on a TVR chassis??


2005 RSSOC Sprint and Hillclimb champion
LRP 335E SE4a
XRF 976H SE5
DBY 119M SE5a
Previous: Sabre Six GT, SE4, SE4a, SE4b, SE5, SE5a x 5, SE6a x 2, SE6b x 2, GTC, Middlebridge x 2, SS1 ti, Sabre 1.4k

Dcrosby13
RSSOC Member
Posts: 593
Joined: Mon Mar 28, 2016 5:28 pm
Location: Warrington
Has thanked: 4 times
Been thanked: 16 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by Dcrosby13 » Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:07 pm

sounds interesting


I break stuff...... :w

User avatar
Coupe Racing
RSSOC Member
Posts: 7028
Joined: Mon Jul 23, 2007 10:51 pm
Location: Nr Telford - Shropshire
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 80 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by Coupe Racing » Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:10 pm

turbster wrote:
Mon Jul 16, 2018 7:39 pm
Can you remember how it was last sold? Didn’t he have a straight six body for sale too? It must’ve been on here but I imagine you’ve been down that road already??

The fella I sold it to with the proposal to use a straight 6 chassis sold in on but I don’t know where or who to


Blessed are the Cheese makers

Better to be an hour early than 1 minute late

User avatar
turbster
RSSOC Member
Posts: 1762
Joined: Tue Nov 21, 2006 9:06 pm
Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Has thanked: 43 times
Been thanked: 39 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by turbster » Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:17 pm

That would be alfablack then, he might be able to help? Have you got a plan or just curious?


2005 RSSOC Sprint and Hillclimb champion
LRP 335E SE4a
XRF 976H SE5
DBY 119M SE5a
Previous: Sabre Six GT, SE4, SE4a, SE4b, SE5, SE5a x 5, SE6a x 2, SE6b x 2, GTC, Middlebridge x 2, SS1 ti, Sabre 1.4k

User avatar
Coupe Racing
RSSOC Member
Posts: 7028
Joined: Mon Jul 23, 2007 10:51 pm
Location: Nr Telford - Shropshire
Has thanked: 7 times
Been thanked: 80 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by Coupe Racing » Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:32 pm

Slightly curious


Blessed are the Cheese makers

Better to be an hour early than 1 minute late

User avatar
scimjim
RSSOC Member
Posts: 35663
Joined: Sun Oct 01, 2006 10:08 pm
Location: Gloucester
Has thanked: 113 times
Been thanked: 813 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by scimjim » Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:42 pm

I thought it was split and the body appeared on eBay at least twice?


Jim King

Current: SE5 (8Ball), TI SS1 (snotty), 1600 SS1 (G97), 1600 SS1 (C686CCR), 2.5TD SE5a (diesel 5a), 6 x random other SS1s.
Previous: SE5, 3 x SE5a, 2 x SE6a, 3 x SE6b, GTC, 2.9i GTC, 3 x 1600 SS1, 1300 SS1, Mk1 Ti Sabre, Mk1.5 CVH Sabre
Chief mechanic for: 1400 K series SS1 (Megan3), 1400 CVH EFi SS1 (Grawpy), Sabre/MX5 auto (The Flying Broomstick),
1300 SS1 (Number One) & Sarah's coupe.
CURE THE FAULT - NOT THE SYMPTOMS

User avatar
Edzed
RSSOC Member
Posts: 96
Joined: Fri Apr 12, 2013 9:03 pm
Location: Frimley, Surrey
Has thanked: 13 times
Been thanked: 4 times

Where is CRE 801 E ?

Post by Edzed » Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:59 am

Maybe a period photo will rattle a few memories! This is Curborough 1989.
Scan 1.jpeg
Scan 1.jpeg (183.46 KiB) Viewed 421 times


Jeff Craske
Image
Current:1989 LHD 1400 SS1
Gone but not forgotten: CAN 172D - Straight Six Coupe | GBG 540E - V6 Coupe | C999 YCR - 1600 SS1
View my website 'Scimitars e Cimitarra': http://jeffcraske.wix.com/index

Post Reply

Return to “General Technical Discussion”