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  1. Thread: In the Ditch

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBjyogG7eQA

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBjyogG7eQA
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    Great car - great article. When's the book coming...

    Great car - great article. When's the book coming out, Steve?
  3. The original Munch Mamut motorbikes used an NSU...

    The original Munch Mamut motorbikes used an NSU engine - up to a 1300 I think. Huge for the time, now, not so much...
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    Hundreds of lovely lovely race cars, and I...

    Hundreds of lovely lovely race cars, and I see...........MUFFLERS!

    What has life come to.......
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    I had that slot car body, dropped on a home made...

    I had that slot car body, dropped on a home made sidewinder chassis - think I bought it from Martins. My paint job was even worse!
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    Sunbeam Alpine - now with 1600cc engine! An...

    Sunbeam Alpine - now with 1600cc engine!
    An acquaintance of dad's in Albany on the North Shore had an Alpine, which he'd fitted with an MGB motor. Reckoned it went OK in a straight line. That would...
  7. I was dead keen to see it, as it had been...

    I was dead keen to see it, as it had been featured in the Harold, so went out to Puke, but he had already binned it. Did it sound OK?
  8. I recall someone saying the reason it crashed was...

    I recall someone saying the reason it crashed was because he didn't provide any proper air outlets for the radiator, so at speed, the pressure built up and tried to tear the nose off......
  9. Thread: Dan Gurney

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    Brilliant photos Ken - what a line up. Isn't Dan...

    Brilliant photos Ken - what a line up. Isn't Dan credited with starting the whole "spray them with Champagne" thing?
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    Big screen with good sound system - damn but it...

    Big screen with good sound system - damn but it sounds - and looks great!
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    I notice the Brabham is registered - I assume the...

    I notice the Brabham is registered - I assume the FB630? is the rego number. Does that mean it's road legal.....?;)

    I second Ken's post, Milan. It's great to have all that stuff to hand. We had it...
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    Are those wider wheels on the front? Did that on...

    Are those wider wheels on the front? Did that on my 36 Austin 7 once - only once - made for "interesting" handling......
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    Bloody brilliant! Well done John - a reward for...

    Bloody brilliant!
    Well done John - a reward for all the hours put in, finally come to fruition.
    We all owe you a debt of thanks for putting another racing icon, back on the map.
    John L.
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    I had a good nosy at the M6GT one afternoon in...

    I had a good nosy at the M6GT one afternoon in Henderson. It was just parked at the side of the road - Lincoln Rd or Te Atatu Rd... Mid 70's. Across the road from the garage.
    Great article Ken -...
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    A young Jim Palmer.

    A young Jim Palmer.
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    That's the one. I've got a similar photo...

    That's the one. I've got a similar photo somewhere...
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    Is that the Maserati 3500 that used to hang out...

    Is that the Maserati 3500 that used to hang out around Puke, 65-66?
  18. Thread: Jim Clark 1968

    by SPman
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    ...suspension failure.

    ...suspension failure.
  19. What eventually happened to the Eisert?

    What eventually happened to the Eisert?
  20. Thread: Jim Clark 1968

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    Chris Amon had a very firm idea of what happened!

    Chris Amon had a very firm idea of what happened!
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    Sir John........has a certain...as long as you...

    Sir John........has a certain...as long as you don't mention Robin Hood.....ring to it.........
    Absolutely superb resto sir! May you have much enjoyment, therefrom.
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    Thought it looked like an M16C, then, saw the V8...

    Thought it looked like an M16C, then, saw the V8 and thought...naaah...why would someone do that.
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    I'm gobsmacked! I didn't think there were still...

    I'm gobsmacked! I didn't think there were still self-centred, egotistical arseholes like that around who would pull a shitty stunt like that!
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    Mark Bissett has an excellent site in Primotipo.

    Mark Bissett has an excellent site in Primotipo.
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    Is this the FIA 289 replica that John Olsen...

    Is this the FIA 289 replica that John Olsen built. back in.....98?
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