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  1. Thread: Ron Tauranac

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    Ron Tauranac

    Ron Tauranac, designer of Ralt cars and many Brabhams died on Friday 17/07/2020 aged 95.
  2. Thread: MNZ survey

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    For those of you on Facebook. Take a look at Rob...

    For those of you on Facebook. Take a look at Rob Scotts comments in the "Grey Roots" group.
  3. Thread: MNZ survey

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    As Oldfart rightly put it in Post #18 previously...

    As Oldfart rightly put it in Post #18 previously who gave the FIA and therefore MNZ superpowers to control motorsport? They only have power because we give it to them. And as Trevor says in Post #17...
  4. Thread: MNZ survey

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    I cannot see how the FIA or MNZ have exclusive...

    I cannot see how the FIA or MNZ have exclusive rights to car racing. In the case of a club (or clubs) choosing to run events without a MNZ permit what action could they take against that club(s)?
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    I see the AGM is coming up late May. Is there a...

    I see the AGM is coming up late May. Is there a list of remits anywhere?
  6. I there a list of remits anywhere?

    I there a list of remits anywhere?
  7. Thread: MNZ survey

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    MNZ has morphed out of the original body called...

    MNZ has morphed out of the original body called Confederation of NZ Car Clubs. As others have said it better represents racing at national and international level than it does club level motor sport....
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    I don't know how the survey was distributed. I...

    I don't know how the survey was distributed. I assume it was sent to individuals who are on some MNZ database ie curent licence holders. Surely to have any validity it would have to include those who...
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    On the subject of museums, Donington Museum is...

    On the subject of museums, Donington Museum is closing. It was originally announced that it would close on November 5th but it has now been reported that it will close next Monday.
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    Heard once that at least one twin engined Moke...

    Heard once that at least one twin engined Moke ended up on Stewart Island. Can anyone verify this?
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    Have PM'd you.

    Have PM'd you.
  12. Loving these superb photos. Thank you so much for...

    Loving these superb photos. Thank you so much for sharing.
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    Car #58 above is the Terra FX. Similar to some of...

    Car #58 above is the Terra FX. Similar to some of the "twin boom" record breaker cars of the 50s and 60s in that the driver sits in a pontoon on one side and the motor and transmission (Suzuki 1300...
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    Allan Dick has posted a photo on his Classic...

    Allan Dick has posted a photo on his Classic Autonews Facebook page. It shows the interior of the car at the 1965 NZGP meeting with a dash (and possibly drivers seat) from a Mini.
  15. Keep 'em coming Ken! Loving them!

    Keep 'em coming Ken! Loving them!
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    The Coupe de Ville Binder was owned in 2007 by a...

    The Coupe de Ville Binder was owned in 2007 by a man by the name of Lukas Huni. He paid US $16.5 million for it in 1987. At that time it was a world record high price for an automobile.
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    Very likely Steve. And what's more at one stage...

    Very likely Steve. And what's more at one stage that weekend there was a near-new Veyron parked beside the marquee.
    One of these days I will learn how to post photos on here and post some pics.
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    I had the privilege of standing in a marquee at...

    I had the privilege of standing in a marquee at the FOS in 2007 with 5 of the 6 Royales ever built.
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    Speedway is administered by Speedway NZ. I do not...

    Speedway is administered by Speedway NZ. I do not know if it affiliated to MNZ or not. Can anyone tell us?
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    Your suggestion has some merit 928. I gave up...

    Your suggestion has some merit 928. I gave up active participation in competition three years ago but continued to serve on our local car club committee, as a flag marshall, event organiser and a MNZ...
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    MNZ are affiliated to the FIA (the world...

    MNZ are affiliated to the FIA (the world governing body of motorsport).
    MNZ have control of motorsport in this country which they maintain in various ways. They issue Track Licences for the...
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    There are various forms of levy. Clubs are levied...

    There are various forms of levy. Clubs are levied an affiliation fee for every member. This is built in to membership fees (subs). If you don't pay the annual sub, you cannot be a club member. There...
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    If you don't pay the levies you cannot compete.

    If you don't pay the levies you cannot compete.
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    It is difficult to oppose them as they have...

    It is difficult to oppose them as they have access to virtually unlimited funds and will use them to vigorously maintain their monopoly over the sport. Part of my correspondence with the General...
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    "MNZ exist because of YOU and NOT the other way...

    "MNZ exist because of YOU and NOT the other way around".
    Agree 100% Nigel. Pity that they seem to not understand that. I have tried to get answers over the years. Twice I have written to members of...
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