SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

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SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by HowieZowie » Sun Sep 07, 2014 5:48 pm

A few pictures of the 1st outing at Donington and a bit of a "narrative" about the on-going saga of racing Scimitars....

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http://ho5847.wix.com/nelsonracingscimitar#!about3/c17i

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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by scimjim » Sun Sep 07, 2014 6:07 pm

nice - any finish is a result :-)


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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by Only1cliff » Sun Sep 07, 2014 6:19 pm

Looking good. Keep us updated. I would love to read more about it


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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by Crouchie_b » Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:02 pm

Nice site, (small edit- that should be Ian Daniels & John Louch not Crouch!)


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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by CNHSS1 » Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:15 pm

Iain Daniels ;-) not Ian


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Post by MikeyBikey » Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:16 pm

Great Stuff. Car looks really good.


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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by CNHSS1 » Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:17 pm

Glad the new cars doing well, tbf anything coming from the workshops of Danny and John is gonna be on the money. Good luck for the rest of the season :-)


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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by Scimher » Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:27 pm

....Well done! Great effort to just get out there & the car looks lovely..........



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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by MikeyBikey » Sun Sep 07, 2014 7:38 pm

CNHSS1 wrote:Glad the new cars doing well, tbf anything coming from the workshops of Danny and John is gonna be on the money. Good luck for the rest of the season :-)
Agreed, Don't know Iain but do know John from events and the quality of his work :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

Will you be attending and of the sssc events / sprints


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Re: SE5a 1st outing at Donington.

Post by Roger Pennington » Sun Sep 07, 2014 9:10 pm

Well done, car looks good, I look forward to hearing more! :D


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