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    Being a former Mallock owner I am very interested...

    Being a former Mallock owner I am very interested in the Badger special which has an uncanny resemblance to a Mk 6 Mallock.I recall a similar car in the NZ Sports Car club in the early years. Does...
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    Still have that little alloy leather covered seat...

    Still have that little alloy leather covered seat believed to have come from the sports car body. Don't know what to do with it but it remains my part of that fantastic cars history. Graeme Banks
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    Roger just replaced my 1998 NB with a NZ new 2006...

    Roger just replaced my 1998 NB with a NZ new 2006 NC. it will also be wearing the GRA3M3 plate soon. sadly I will be in wellington for the next north shore caffeine and classics but if you see a...
  4. Thread: What is it?

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    Yes Stu I believe its a locally built Cooper MG....

    Yes Stu I believe its a locally built Cooper MG. Nice little car that I haven't seen out for a long time.
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    Thanks Roger the Silver one GRA3M3 is my one. ...

    Thanks Roger the Silver one GRA3M3 is my one. 1998 205,000kms 1600cc Auto Graeme Banks
  6. Re Post #82 and #84 Having owned a few Fiat 500s...

    Re Post #82 and #84 Having owned a few Fiat 500s over the years, including the Abarth one that I still have, I decided to track down the Willls 6 hr Fiat 500. A registration check showed its last...
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    Ray, Enjoyed your photo of the Austin Sevens...

    Ray,

    Enjoyed your photo of the Austin Sevens and MGs at the Chelsea Hill Climb. Austin BL5577 is a factory Austin Nippy. I bought it in 1964 as my first car and sold it four years later. Many...
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    Great to see those photos of Greg Lancaster and...

    Great to see those photos of Greg Lancaster and Tony Kriletich with Greg's Victor. In the Mid 1960s I worked with both Tony and Greg in a Government Department. Many of the staff had Kriletich...
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    Ray the Magnette wasn't cheap but its being...

    Ray the Magnette wasn't cheap but its being enjoyed by its new owner (geebeenz) who may yet put it around Hampton Downs.

    Graeme
  10. Thread: Ivan Cranch

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    Ivan Cranch

    Sad to report that Ivan Cranch passed away yesterday. Ivan raced a 6CM Maserati in the 1960s and was also remembered for his Jaguar powered Ford Consul. I only knew Ivan in his later years when he...
  11. http://youtu.be/gd0QB951pJc For those of you...

    http://youtu.be/gd0QB951pJc

    For those of you who don't know what a Daihatsu 360 is. 26 Years ago I bought my 16 year old son one. I took him to a Fiat Club Gymkhana and he beat me. Such gratitude
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    Dale thanks for bringing that up. Stuart was...

    Dale thanks for bringing that up.

    Stuart was my second cousin. Although he was only three years younger than me his father was my cousin. In 2013 a friend of mine said he was going to do an...
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    Perhaps one of our historians with 1970s NZIGP...

    Perhaps one of our historians with 1970s NZIGP programs could help. The 72 GP was held on 8/1/72 a Saturday and the 75 GP was held on 12/1/75 a Sunday. I have a date of 9/1/73 for the 73 GP but that...
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    I don't know how we got from this fantastic...

    I don't know how we got from this fantastic Willys tribute car to Renault 750s but amongst my old Hot rod mags is a picture of Johns VW powered 750. I believe it did mid 16s at MereMere which is not...
  15. Like some of the other postings on here my cousin...

    Like some of the other postings on here my cousin and I wrote to various car companies when we were at school. I remember my cousin getting a big parcel of brochures from Rolls Royce. I was a bit...
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    Did the bantam race from the top to the bottom ? ...

    Did the bantam race from the top to the bottom ?

    No Kevin he is a true racer. Two stroke smoke bottom to top.
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    Ray Chelsea was last weekend. There are pictures...

    Ray Chelsea was last weekend. There are pictures on my facebook page. A Bentley, Bugatti, Tiger Moth Riley, Austin A30, JBS, Bucklers, MGs, 1906 Darracq, A 90 year old on a BSA Bantam and a few more...
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    http://youtu.be/irUFsFTBS-k I have this clip...

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    I have this clip from Mairehau showing that the car didn't leave the line and had to be pushed back. apologies for the poor quality of the copy
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    26323 When I bought my Mallock Sports car from...

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    When I bought my Mallock Sports car from Ron it had a nicely upholstered very small alloy seat in it. I asked Ron what the seat was out of. He said it came from the Ferrari and was the...
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    Thanks for the link Ray. I stayed up and watched...

    Thanks for the link Ray. I stayed up and watched the St Marys Trophy for pre 1960s saloons. If only we could get racing like that here with such a variety of cars. Last night was the guest drivers....
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    John it was great to see you and a few other V8s...

    John it was great to see you and a few other V8s out there today amongst our 60 2K Cup cars and those very quick Motul Hondas.
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    John That sounds great. Even if the cars aren't...

    John That sounds great. Even if the cars aren't 100% authentic (Custaxie 2) I am sure the public will still love them.
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    Do you mean 246
  24. Thread: M8A sold

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    When you read the history on the McLaren trust...

    When you read the history on the McLaren trust website you may understand some of the questions above. It was of course written off and then a lot of parts were cobbled together to make a show car....
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    Paul England and the Ausca

    I have recently heard that Australian Engineer and Driver Paul England passed away on 17th June aged 85. Paul was one of those very talented engineers who worked at Repco in the mid 1950s. he built...
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