Steve Oakes (updated for 2016)

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Steve Oakes (updated for 2016)

Post by swoakes » Tue Sep 03, 2013 6:00 pm

Name Steve Oakes
Nationality: British
Year of Birth: 1962
Place of Birth: Crewe, Cheshire
Lives: Sandbach, Cheshire
Marital Status: Married, to Bernadette
Children: Matthew, Jessica & Josh
Occupation: Company Director


SSSC Debut 2013 Loton Park

Current Year 2016


Current Car: Scimitar SS1 Ti DET
Class: Mod Sport
Modifications: CA18DET twin cam engine with forged pistons and 1mm overbore, T28 Turbo, Kinugawa Turbo actuator, Stainless tubular manifold, Intercooler, dump valve, LSD, Gaz custom shocks, full cage, 13" x 8" Weller wheels with Kumho 235 tyres, Active nose cone, Chevette ARB, Wilwood twin master cylinders, Wilwood calipers on Chevette uprights with Carlton 23mm vented discs, Horesham Stage 2 chip, Custom dashboard with massive speedo
Project thread link SS1 DET Sprint Car


2013 Parkes challenge Trophy winner for fastest roadgoing production car Curborough 2013
2013 over 130 hp/ tonne championship winner (I beat myself :lol: )
2013 novice of the year (again I beat myself :roll: )
2014 2nd over 130hp/ tonne RG Class
2014 Curborough Sprint Fastest RG entered into SSSC
2015 2nd over 130hp/ tonne RG Class, 5th In Championship overall

Career History

2013 7 events including Loton Park, Ty Croes, Aintree, Curborough and Shelsley Walsh
2014 9 Events including Loton Park, Harewood, Ty Croes, Aintree, Curborough, Prescott
2015 11 Events including Loton Park, Harewood, Ty Croes, Aintree, Curborough, Prescott and Debden

Hopes for the current 2016 season

None :) Hopefully keep within a respectable time of Josh who shares the car. Just go out and enjoy myself and drive as fast as the car and my ability (or lack off) allows.
Looking forward to more members taking part and the added competition that this will bring :)

Previously owned sprint/ Hill Climb cars

MK1 Sabre Ti

Other Scimitars currently owned

SS1 Ti DET Project Sprint Car (Just Sold )

Steve Oakes
SS1 DET Sprint Car

Former cars
SS1 DET Turbo sprint Project
Sabre Ti
SS1 Ti
1971 Yellow 5a
1985 SS1 1600
1978 Green/Silver 6a

"Fail to prepare and you are preparing to fail."
Benjamin Franklin

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