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Post by scimjim » Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:30 pm

Saw a very tidy baby blue mk4 cortina, on a car transporter going through Ogbourne St Andrew at lunchtime.


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Post by CNHSS1 » Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:50 pm

My Dad had a Mk4 Fortuna Ghia, burgundy with cream velour interior with black vinyl roof and his business partner had a V4 powered Mk4 (may have been mk5?) Beige with brown interior and brown vinyl roof. Dad's was XDH 788S. Struggle to remember my current car reg no lol


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Post by Corky » Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:54 pm

Saw an AC Cobra Le Mans (replica I assume) in Macclesfield yesterday and a white Rover SD1 near the M60/A34.

The Rover looked like they all did back in the day, scabby.


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Post by Eric2205 » Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:27 pm

Saw this morning near my home

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Post by philhoward » Wed Dec 19, 2018 3:43 pm

It's been slim pickings for a while, then saw a (Gold/Bronze?) Viva HC between Leek and Stoke this morning and a maroon TR7 this afternoon in Stoke.


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Post by Coupe Racing » Wed Dec 19, 2018 4:58 pm

Saw this on the
not a clue apart from it might be French or Italian
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Post by scimjim » Wed Dec 19, 2018 5:15 pm

is it an old Piaggio Ape?


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Post by cannonball » Wed Dec 19, 2018 5:21 pm

This thing possibly, a Moto Guzzi Ercole.

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Post by Coupe Racing » Wed Dec 19, 2018 6:16 pm

Judging by the windscreen sticker and colour I would say it's the exact same car


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Post by jeff hoole » Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:51 pm

Not sure the pressies are going to survive 😀.
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Post by Roger Pennington » Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:55 pm

I'm sure that's just a minor problem...... :wink:


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Post by philhoward » Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:56 pm

Roger Pennington wrote:
Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:55 pm
I'm sure that's just a minor problem...... :wink:
You been at the jokes in the crackers again, Roger? :mrgreen:


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Post by Benc » Mon Dec 24, 2018 2:53 pm

Came up behind this Ferrari this morning in the 5
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Checked mot check to see if it was a 250.....
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Post by scimjim » Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:40 pm

Tribute kit probably.


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Post by heathsabre » Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:06 am

A bit of a rarity spotted at Brooklands yesterday. Apparently it's a Brazilian made VW Karmann Ghia TC.
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