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More of the V8

Here for you delights are a couple of videos from mike of his car running, these were done after I had left on the Saturday around 8pm.. Note the working indicator for which I know mike was more excited about that the engine… here trying to get it to start...

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Marvin Winning

Right its time I started posting more fro this weekends fun, and to start with tonight we have a race between myself in Marvin and SOD (don’t ask) in his dad’s HB Estate, as expected I got him off the lights and it was all win from there. Thanks god...

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Some pictures of Avon Park race day

As promised here are a few images of the cars racing at Avon park on the Saturday just gone. Image one is Mike and his son lined up one behind each other, ready to give it a go down the quarter mile: Secondly we see a lovely HB Brabham chancing...

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Tappets better

The tappets are much better now I redid them using the rule of Nine and not the make it up as you go along method I employed previously. With that back to a manageable tap (see not 100% right) I am left scratching my head over the carburettor and its...

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...

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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...

Mallory Park

Popped over to Mallory Park today to watch the races, which included Baby Bertha, amongst other lovely looking cars. Alas Baby Bertha racing as it was frankly wasn’t giving it the beans, owner driver isn’t Gerry Marshall and he said as much, but it was still great to see it...

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Friday play time

I have taken this afternoon off, and once home I had an email off a nice person who has given me some links to a site with loads of Viva’s in Video’s one of two will never of been seen before. The first video here follows on from a find...

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lots done

Well i say lots done the truth be known a lot of nothing has been done, the building has started to grow, and we have bricks and sand and skips everywhere so its a bit tight on space to play with Marvin. Tomorrow should be fun! I have a few...