Monthly Archive: October 2011

Armstrong 500

Going back in time

Found a few nice images on internet today whilst I was sat watching the F1 qualifying: These are pictures of the Armstrong 500 race from 1964 (which became the Bathurst 1000) six viva’s were...

Hairdresser?

Found this today just up the road from me, £295! I wonder if I should got for it or not, cannot be that hard to find an 8v engine in a scrap yard stuff...

Scotland

Road Trip

Got caught out this weekend with one thing and or another and didn’t manage to get anything done, as I had to take my parents up to Edinburgh at the drop of a hat,...

More videos

Thanks to Martin I now have some more videos of Avon park raceways last weekend. First for your delight is Martin racing his V8 HC, bit fuzzy but sounds good to me: Secondly we...

Sunday recovery

It appears I was out in the sun for a bit longer than I thought, I had massive headaches last night and out for the count till 10:30am this morning.. But I now feel...

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Sunburnt and happy

yes that’s right, I have just looked in the mirror and I am sunburnt! Its mid October just what is going on? Today I spent at Shakespeare raceway with Marvin seeing if I could...

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Rear Valance

Well done to the men of Retropower again, another update has just gone up, this time for the rear valance, its been done, and the shell is finished. Late this afternoon it was media...

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More GT shell work

Before I dive into the main part of this post here are the pictures of Marvin back on his Webber as promised yesterday, its not a cleaver and or good looking mount, but its...

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Weber back Nikki gone

This evening I spent a few hours around a friends garage with a bucket of carbs, manifolds, gaskets and spanner, and re fitted the 28/36 Weber, as the Nikki twin choke is doing just...