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    Finally on track again!!

    James, , yes, and at a standing start! These cars are built for just one purpose - elapsed time over one lap ! Ian's best ( so far ) has been a 1.18 lap.
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    Finally on track again!!

    Yes, sorry - tired old man brain fade ! Steve got down to 72 SECOND LAP, we cant live with that.
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    Formula 1/2 2020

    I was just about to switch off and go out to the workshop then that happened !
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    Finally on track again!!

    SBR team turned up with three cars and four drivers, so Ian finished 5 overall - the best of the rest !
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    Finally on track again!!

    Glenn, wrong day, we missed you there on Saturday !
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    Roll Cage question .......

    I totally agree with you Randy, but these things need to be said and risks assessed. Neither of these cars rolled over , so it has to be asked if the "cages" are not a greater danger than not having one at all. As I stated before, I will not drive or passenger in a 40 if it has any exposed steel...
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    Roll Cage question .......

    This is a heavily deformed GT40, the occupants escaped injured but alive, if there was a steel cage in there survival would be doubtful !
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    Classic Car Developments Chassis #5 - Doc Watson's car

    I have a whole bunch of old heads down here - one of them is connected to my neck ! Frank
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    Roll Cage question .......

    785 views ! I am so pleased that you guys are reading this post and hopefully reacting to my concerns for safety in these cars. Frank
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    UN1 Oil Level & Leak

    Call Mick first, or me, for some info, Frank
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    GT40 seats

    I think they are CAV seats, which I considered to be very uncomfortable ! Can anyone tell me which seats these are and where I can buy them ?
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    If a 917 ------

    In the good old days of club competition, when we used to have 10 - 15 - up to 20 gt40 club racers, when we had enough cars for a class of our own, every little bit of development intrigue caused concerns over who might be cheating the rules, and this was great for devious people like me to fool...
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    If a 917 ------

    Ther is a story behind this fan -----------
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    If a 917 ------

    If a 917 can have a forced induction ----- !
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    Plug Cap Angle

    I go 90degree, always downwards under the exhausts , Frank
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    Most Common Mistakes - New GT40 Owner

    Bit like getting married then !
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    Advice on weatherproofing a Southern GT Pedal box

    No, not yours, it is a very impressive car all round and must be a great drive, but I could never like a floor mounted system which does not work easily with the rotation of your ankle, and needs more physical effort to operate, I always think of the VW pedals which were about as bad as it can get !
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    Advice on weatherproofing a Southern GT Pedal box

    But I just hate floor mounted pedals for many reasons.
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    Advice on weatherproofing a Southern GT Pedal box

    The small inlet in the middle picks up cold air from the central NACA duct and takes that air to the grille inside the windscreen
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