Tagged: Lily

Viva Outlaws March 2014

Sunny Drag Racing

Well I am back from Shakespeare County Raceway, after a nice mornings racing with a couple of friends from the Viva Outlaws. Both were driving V8 Rover powered Vivas, one a GT the other a HC. I have mentioned Lily before (the HC) but never shown good images of Rova...

Mallory Park 2012

Mallory Park Track day

Went to meet Alex and Martin today over at Mallory Park for a track day with Lily (the V8 HC Viva) the weather was stunning, bright sunny and clear, so much for the weather forecasts! I arrived around 10 and Martin had already been out on a few laps, but...

Lily

The Zombie comes back to life

Lily had a wee visit from me today to see the progress, I can happily say the car is half way there. Here are some images, as they say a picture says a 1000 words, and frankly as its not my car, best I don’t say a 1000 words on...

Lily

Lily gets some shape

Hot news in the emails today, Lily who had a wee bump racing last weekend has had some repair work, its not finished obviously but the basic shape is back and lily will come back to play very soon. Before: And Today:

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 have Edd in his V6 HB racing Martin again, this time with a side by side...

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 fine so now I have had a chance to look at the pictures I took, and...

NTD890C

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 go sub 20 seconds. Well we didn’t quiet make that but 20.071 seconds is as near...

NTD890C

Rolling along

Well had a quick opportunity with a fellow Viva owner to go and do a rolling road session, needless to say one of us is over the moon the other is not so much so. Martin with his V8 powered HC topped out at 181 bhp and around 200 pound...

Griff Inn

Classic car Lunchtime meet

Question is why was I so eager to leave Evesham this morning after pulling the engine and gearbox out of Bert? Not because I don’t like doing that sort of work, nothing of the sort, but I had made arrangements to meet another mate with a Viva up at the...

Viva Outlaws

Avon Park Raceway

Today I drove in convoy over to Avon Park Raceway near Stratford and put Marvin to the test. In short I got almost the exact number I expected 20.499 seconds for the quarter mile (I guessed around 20 seconds). That was with the boot full of tools and stuff and...