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  1. I use AVG antivirus also, without issues but use...

    I use AVG antivirus also, without issues but use Internet explorer, not Mozilla firefox.
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    A distant view of Morrari at Pukehoe Jan. 1965. I hadnt discovered telep lens then

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    Ray, You are correct with the order of the cars...

    Ray, You are correct with the order of the cars on the grid.

    Can you name the gents standing behind the BRM? Kerry Grant ?, Doug Lawrence?

    Michael, Thanks for the correction re the STP car....
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    A few more from Levin 44533 Chris Amon's...

    A few more from Levin

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    Chris Amon's Ferrari & trophy at Levin Jan 69

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    Graham McCrae Levin Jan. 72 ?
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    I was interested to read about Jim Crystall, and...

    I was interested to read about Jim Crystall, and his Wolseley.
    I don't remember this car but I do recall a J. Chrystall from Taihape who used to race am Austin A50 in the mid 60's, especially at...
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    few more old pics from Levin 44497 Jackie...

    few more old pics from Levin


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    Jackie Stewart Levin Jan 1966

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    Phil Hill, Bruce McLaren, Jim Clark, at Levin Jan. 1965
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    The 3 pics in my post uf three days ago were all...

    The 3 pics in my post uf three days ago were all taken at Levin.
    The Molyslip team was probably the first major multi car team in NZ motorsport. This pic probably March 1965.
    Drivers' cars in this...
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    Some fabulous old images to excite the memory. I will attach a few, not very high qua

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  9. I am keen to obtain a copy of Issue 70 of Classic...

    I am keen to obtain a copy of Issue 70 of Classic Driver containing the article on Ross Jensen's 100S
    Does anyone have a copy I could buy?
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    Thanks for the program and results Milan. The...

    Thanks for the program and results Milan.
    The little 12oo's couldn't match it with the 1600's on Pukekohe's long straights.
    Things were much more even on the tighter SI tracks like Ruapuna &...
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    43760GTX series was great fun. I competed in...

    43760GTX series was great fun.
    I competed in the 1973/74 SI series in an amazingly quick Datsun 1200.
    Also took it to Pukekohe for the January meeting. Those chicanes certainly sorted the brave...
  12. Thread: RIP Chris Amon

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    A very sad loss to the world of motorsport,...

    A very sad loss to the world of motorsport, especially downunder.
    A great driver and ambassador for the sport.
    My first memories of Chris were his appearance at the April 2, 1960 meeting in Levin....
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    The Datsun 1200 was my car which I ran in the SI...

    The Datsun 1200 was my car which I ran in the SI GTX series in 1973 (I think)
    This meeting was the last of the SI series so I sold the car to Ron Rutherford prior to moving to Melbourne.
    Great...
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    3469834699 Is this the same Bill Pottinger?

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    Is this the same Bill Pottinger?
  15. Sorry I omitted the year...I believe it was the...

    Sorry I omitted the year...I believe it was the October 1956 Levin meeting.
    I do not know the origin of the hardtop which looks pretty primitive but racing drivers ( and their passengers) were tough...
  16. The attached image may bring memories to some...

    The attached image may bring memories to some readers.
    Ross Jensen preparing the 100s for racing after driving it down from Auckland to Levin.
    Picture was taken in the driveway of my parents home...
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    Looks like the other image didn't,t up load. Second attempt.

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  18. 29435Some real history in this thread. Great to...

    29435Some real history in this thread.
    Great to see copies of the old Ardmore and Pukekohe programs.
    The race entrants show many of the unsung hero's of our sport who competed in these major...
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    What fantastic memories from Levin. I had...

    What fantastic memories from Levin.
    I had forgotten how rough the edges of the track were !!
    In some places it is hard to tell the where the track ends and the "rough" begins.
    The 44gal. drums and...
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    A fantastic drive! Shame the photography isn't...

    A fantastic drive!
    Shame the photography isn't as good as the driving.
  21. Thread: BRYAN FALOON

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    Having been brought up in Levin in the heady days...

    Having been brought up in Levin in the heady days of the Levin Motor Racing Circuit, I have many recollections of things and people automotive.

    I remember Bryan mostly as the driver of a Ford 105E...
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    Steve I have tried several times to upload some...

    Steve
    I have tried several times to upload some images but to no avail.
    What are the tricks?
    Ross
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    Ross Hudson says Hi from Melbourne

    Hi
    I have just discovered "The Roaring Season".
    What a great forum for memories.

    I have been involved in motorsport all my life, right back to helping my dad (Vic Hudson) at Levin Motor Racing...
  24. Thread: Early NZ Rallies

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    Shell Triple Hundred

    I have only just discovered The Roaring Season web site and forums.
    I was particularly interested to see the comments relating to the Shell Triple hundred Rally as I was the Clerk of Course for this...
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