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by driftwood
Wed Oct 05, 2016 11:28 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Spaceframe Imps
Replies: 1340
Views: 903243

Re: Spaceframe Imps

The stiletto Graham you refer to that Will Arif drove is probably Graham Smith
he ran car at Lydden 98 99 2000 ish lived west of Croydon but Im sure he had ford motor in it
by driftwood
Tue Nov 17, 2015 11:05 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: george gunn's jarvis jedi imp
Replies: 28
Views: 31219

Re: george gunn's jarvis jedi imp

Pats car is the one converted to the Supersports car.It was originally built by Mike Law and he ran Pat in the car then Pat bought it. Later the car was owned by the 2 Imp racers one lived in Billingshurst ( names escape me at present) and they later they converted the car to the open top sports car...
by driftwood
Tue Nov 17, 2015 10:55 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Simon Sable
Replies: 2
Views: 2315

Re: Simon Sable

Simon was around I heard he was involved in karting at Buckmore Park not sure if he was driving or running a kart for someone.
by driftwood
Tue Nov 17, 2015 10:50 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Spaceframe Imps
Replies: 1340
Views: 903243

Re: Spaceframe Imps

Maguire skoda built by John Maguire raced once by Tom Shepard 1300 bda hewland gearbox march uprights back end of 79 early 1980 Car was sold to hill climber Mike Hanson ( he had leg issue needed hand clutch) in late 1980 Last owner was Martin Brockhouse and he did some circuit races but mainly hill ...
by driftwood
Fri Apr 24, 2015 3:19 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Spaceframe Imps
Replies: 1340
Views: 903243

Re: Spaceframe Imps

Davrian Imp info The car mag article is full of major inaccuracies 1 Nick Britten never drove a Bevan car he drove Fraser cars in the 60s 2 George never had a Davrian Imp 3 George's 2 litre car was a Stiletto driven by Rob Mason originally built by Tony Dickenson 4 Brian Davies car was 1300 BDA car ...
by driftwood
Sat Feb 21, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: george gunn's jarvis jedi imp
Replies: 28
Views: 31219

Re: george gunn's jarvis jedi imp

The Bob Jarvis Stilleto was one of 2 cars built by Ray race cars they had Imp engines in them hewland gearbox Later the Imp was replaced with a Ford motor and the car went up a couple of classes. The other Ray stiletto was later converted to a sports car with Vauxhall xe engine to race in the Supers...
by driftwood
Sat Feb 21, 2015 11:36 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Spaceframe Imps
Replies: 1340
Views: 903243

Re: Spaceframe Imps

With reference to the Coombe Stilleto photo which is the late Barry Reece Maguire the yellow blue car just out of frame is Mike Laws stiletto a car he built himself with hewland mk9 and March 733 uprights
by driftwood
Fri Dec 26, 2014 11:55 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: 1980's racing Imp images
Replies: 6
Views: 4536

Re: 1980's racing Imp images

ISIS Stilleto car is Barry Reece sadly he had huge crash in the car at Castle Coombe and a few years later he died from the injuries he had from the crash
by driftwood
Sat Jul 14, 2007 2:50 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Mike Dowsett contact details
Replies: 2
Views: 2021

try the classic saloon car club he lived in Alton area in Hants had a garage
by driftwood
Sat Jul 14, 2007 2:49 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Special Saloon racing Imps. When did they first appear?
Replies: 5
Views: 3179

the rules in the 1960`s where really for club cars with wider wheels maybe glass fibre doors or the Group5 racing with homologated parts The main contenders in Club racing where Bill McGovern in the Emery Imp Ray Calcutt in the Fraser Imps and Roger Nathan in his own car he also made a Twin cam engi...
by driftwood
Sat Jul 14, 2007 2:37 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Maguire Imps - Do they exist???
Replies: 22
Views: 11498

Does anyone know who Ben Boult sold his Maguire (sprinting) Imp to
im talking maybe late 1980`s when he had the car or possibly sold it