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  1. Thanks Milan , just when I thought I got it right...

    Thanks Milan , just when I thought I got it right - you posted the competitor entry list and a couple of the Race entries - will correct it..
  2. Now it is 5;15pm 14/01/2020 or as it is on the US...

    Now it is 5;15pm 14/01/2020 or as it is on the US date system on TRS 01 - 14 - 2020..

    The front cover of that Programme - from Ken H's thread posted by Milan Fistonic back in 2017 -
    My Bad again...
  3. Works Rally Cars - BMC works not Donald Healey Motor Company

    AH 3000 Works rally cars -
    The Austin Healey swansong should have been the 1967 RAC Rally in the UK, but the Rally was cancelled because of the outbreak of ' foot and mouth ' disease in cattle....
  4. Ken H, now I am thinking was it your post of the...

    Ken H, now I am thinking was it your post of the photo I saw, or did I see it somewhere else - have edited the post, and added the entry lists from Milan to the Ahuriri thread too !! ..
    Have fun on...
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    Napier Road Races - the Centennial Races 1958

    Bringing this thread full circle as it started with Ken H posting about the races of Ahuriri Napier.
    Ken had posted the programme cover and some photos from the " Hawkes Bay Photo News ".
    from a...
  6. All Good RN .. just trying to bring things...

    All Good RN .. just trying to bring things together ..
    I would never have known but for the photo being in the Hawkes Bay Photo News article..

    Later - as in 14th January - just going over the...
  7. Napier Road Races - AHS 3908 the Centennial Races 1958

    Milan, You Champion - the details I was seeking.
    Had worked out that Graham Pierce would be the owner driver by 1958 -from Allan Dick's story on the car. Will edit the story and add some more...
  8. Napier Centennial Road Races - Ahuriri

    Hawkes Bay Photo News - report on the races which I assumed were 1955/56 [ Napier founded in 1855 ] however Jim Barclay advised this ;
    " This was the Hawkes Bay Centennial held on the South Pond...
  9. The John Crook Austin Healey 100 - a 1954 model BN1

    Met John Crook and his wife Lee, who own the featured Austin Healey and told him I had taken photos of the car.
    The occasion was a service for a mutual friend who had passed away, just before New...
  10. " It is that time again for gathering at Taupo...

    " It is that time again for gathering at Taupo for the Historic Race Events next weekend.

    If "The good Lord is willing, and the creek doesn't rise" I plan to attend and I'm really looking forward...
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    " Chaindrive " - watch out for " Buspass " - a...

    " Chaindrive " - watch out for " Buspass " - a new TRS member, who has an interest in " Sniffing Glue " as they say..
    An Austin Healey 100 Six is being made from a Revell Kit - you know who I mean. ...
  12. " National series, I think it was for sports...

    " National series, I think it was for sports cars, I think it was a 6-cylinder limit. Some even sank to using Falcon engines. " The sites I found about Fangio and Gonzales - mentioned a serewis in...
  13. Indeed Yes, thanks to Ken, Milan Ray and Rhys and...

    Indeed Yes, thanks to Ken, Milan Ray and Rhys and maybe even me .. he he !!
  14. Horst Kwech - Austrian - Australian- American RIP December 2019 aged 82.

    " Remembering Horst Kwech 1937-2019 "
    From Vintage Motorsport Magazine - their online [ E-mail ] version.

    " Horst Kwech, an especially versatile driver/engineer active in the 1960s and 1970s,...
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    " No explanation required here... 1985 " Post...

    " No explanation required here... 1985 " Post #3154 - " The Healey and TR ",
    Healey would be Frank Karl, and the TR is Chris Watson in his TR5. remember when Chris had the Garage on Glenfield Road,...
  16. South America - Those Hybrids and Specials..

    Great idea for a thread, Ray Bell, I have seen many photos of the Chev and Ford 1930's /40's that were raced long distance in South America, usually with cut down Mudguards / Fenders - in American...
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    ERC - have " Borrowed " the Bucklers Puke October...

    ERC - have " Borrowed " the Bucklers Puke October '85 - shows the now Bart Jonkers car the Green/Yellow stripes behind the " Blue Brick " the Jonkers car now in Europe the Blue Brick is still in NZ I...
  18. Austin Healey 100 S - AHS3810

    3 recent Photos from Paul Woolmer who looks after the Car in the UK for the owner.

    - Paul looks after a few Works Cars for Austin Healey owners too - including ARX92B - the Rally Car built for the...
  19. Police Car versus Clerk of Course Car ..

    Takes me back to Pukekohe GP late 1960's when this was the Clerk of Course car - forgotten who owned it - details I think on the Pukekohe Thread.. Milan Ken and others were there, no doubt ..
    ...
  20. Bleu de Francais .. oops my French is baD..

    Being French-ish - even though at the Italian Grand Prix parade ... The Colour - French Racing Bleu / Blue .. ?? I think 4CV based [ forget my oops about R4 earlier - regardless I like it ..
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    Indeed Ray, " I still like the purity of the...

    Indeed Ray,

    " I still like the purity of the first E Types, with fared in lights. Regardless of the hiccups of any Mark 1, on looks alone, I still remember the day it was released and the splash...
  22. Ray and Oldfart yep had forgotten that 4CV,...

    Ray and Oldfart yep had forgotten that 4CV, should remember as had a a rental R4 the '80's car - front wheel drive in Noumea in 1984
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    30th Anniversary of the Launch of the NA MX5 1989

    with the " 30th Anniversary of the Launch of the NA MX5 " the magazine articles keep coming.
    This is the December edition of New Zealand Classic Car - article by John McDonald - his photo of the...
  24. " R - E - N - A - U - L - T " - could be ..

    Tried to resize - expand the photo but lost clarity - the chrome lettering on the nose has the right number of letters for
    " R - E - N - A - U - L - T ".

    That will fit in with rear engined -...
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    " Aaargh! 'Does my bum look bad in this...'" ZA MonZA 8 ..

    ...Aaargh! 'Does my bum look bad in this...'

    ERC, Unfinished yes - does it look good YES, I like it and the work that has gone into it.
    Great to read the story, [ your brief version so far - will...
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