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Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Jun 26, 2019 12:17 pm
by Darren C
Yes, but the remaining ticket sales still accept the discount code

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Jun 26, 2019 12:41 pm
by MrGoldtop1960
Darren, PM sent !
Cheers
Kev

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Mon Jul 29, 2019 3:32 pm
by MrGoldtop1960
Great weekend at The Silverstone Classic this last weekend. We had 18 cars on the stand and had virtually an example from all ranges from a Sabre 6 to a Scimitar Sabre. Here's a few photos of the stand.....
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Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Mon Jul 29, 2019 3:44 pm
by MrGoldtop1960
Great weekend at The Silverstone Classic this last weekend. We had 18 cars on the stand and had virtually an example from all ranges from a Sabre 6 to a Scimitar Sabre. Here's a few photos of the stand.....
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Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:21 am
by exeterhibby
Although at Silverstone with my Middlebridge, the display on the RSSOC stand was excellent with a good range of well turned out cars. Hopefully between the 2 stands we have managed to raise the profile and awareness of the Scimitar marque.

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:17 pm
by Roger Pennington
MrGoldtop1960 wrote:
Mon Jul 29, 2019 3:44 pm
Great weekend at The Silverstone Classic this last weekend. We had 18 cars on the stand and had virtually an example from all ranges from a Sabre 6 to a Scimitar Sabre. Here's a few photos of the stand.....
exeterhibby wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:21 am
Although at Silverstone with my Middlebridge, the display on the RSSOC stand was excellent with a good range of well turned out cars. Hopefully between the 2 stands we have managed to raise the profile and awareness of the Scimitar marque.
Returned home safely yesterday afternoon. Great weekend, and a big thank you from me to Kev for the hard work of organising things! :D Agree exeterhibby, hopefully it all goes towards raising the profile. More photos to follow when I've sorted them out.

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:57 pm
by peter freeman
Nice to meet up with you at long last Roger. Coming home in the MB was good as I took a slightly ( longer but quicker route ) no traffic jams. MPG was fantastic making 42 with the mileage on the clock or 39 when checking against the sat nav route mileage. I have 14" wolfs fitted to the car as my MB wheels have winter tyres on them but the difference between the sat nav and speedo was only 2mph at 70. A bit better than the trip down in the heat and jams where I recorded 29.65mpg. 99 Octane petrol for the return journey which helped as well.

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:51 pm
by Will Anderson
exeterhibby wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:21 am
Although at Silverstone with my Middlebridge, the display on the RSSOC stand was excellent with a good range of well turned out cars. Hopefully between the 2 stands we have managed to raise the profile and awareness of the Scimitar marque.
I would echo that. I know Kevin's car is exceptional but the white 5 and 5a looked fantastic. A great turn out of all models and a credit to their owners.

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:15 pm
by Roger Pennington
peter freeman wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:57 pm
Nice to meet up with you at long last Roger. Coming home in the MB was good as I took a slightly ( longer but quicker route ) no traffic jams. MPG was fantastic making 42 with the mileage on the clock or 39 when checking against the sat nav route mileage. I have 14" wolfs fitted to the car as my MB wheels have winter tyres on them but the difference between the sat nav and speedo was only 2mph at 70. A bit better than the trip down in the heat and jams where I recorded 29.65mpg. 99 Octane petrol for the return journey which helped as well.
Yes, it was good to see you and chat, Peter. Your MPG figure is very good - the more modern engine with injection probably helps? I'm afraid I'm less dedicated about working out exact MPG figures - after 36 years of ownership, it's a bit late to find out whether I can afford it!

Although it was still warm and sunny on Monday coming back, it was much better than the extreme heat of Thursday, though that was more of a trial for the driver than the car!

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:29 pm
by Roger Pennington
Some more general shot's of the Club stand at Silverstone:

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Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:37 pm
by Roger Pennington
And some close-ups of the individual cars: (first row)

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Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:49 pm
by Roger Pennington
And the second row:

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Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:09 pm
by Old and Slow
As ever, a set of excellent photographs.
Thanks Roger.

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Aug 07, 2019 1:36 pm
by peter freeman
And a Middlebridge on the Middlebridge stand - HRH's car next to it.

Silverstone Classic 26-28 July 2019

Posted: Wed Aug 07, 2019 2:03 pm
by MrGoldtop1960
Peter,
Did the driver take a wrong turning at the end of the pit lane?? :lol: :lol: :lol: :mrgreen:
Good to see HRH's car there by the way!

Cheers
Kev