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by forum_admin
Tue May 13, 2008 10:06 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: AutoSolo's 2008
Replies: 106
Views: 24139

I applied for this one a bit too late, made it onto the reserve entry list but was a bit of a trek with only a small chance of getting a drive! Glad you had fun though Si! get your app in for the one on the 29th June - regs are on the FDMC site.. yes they have 26 entires already out of a possible 4...
by forum_admin
Thu Dec 06, 2007 10:52 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HELP with RALLY PICTURES
Replies: 12
Views: 3706

why not take then to a lab and get them to transfer them to a cd/dvd?
by forum_admin
Thu Dec 06, 2007 10:42 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Roadgoing classes
Replies: 9
Views: 3157

have a read of these as an example:

http://www.farnboroughdmc.org.uk/SR2007regs.pdf

these are supplementary (to the MSA Blue Book) regulations. Such Supps vary dependent on the event and part or the country.

Si
by forum_admin
Tue Oct 02, 2007 9:45 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

Dolphin Solo 7th October

Dolphin AutoSolo at Culham near Abingdon

absolutly no excuse not to go £25...

http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/hiksystems/D ... tosolo.htm


Si
by forum_admin
Mon Aug 06, 2007 8:47 pm
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Dorset to national
Replies: 15
Views: 6580

impman1965 wrote:well im looking at leaving about 10am thurs and using the M3, M27, M25 (zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz) if anyone is around at that time to meet up

think you mean A31, M27, M3, M25

why not stay on the M27 then A27 then A26 more pleasant drive in an imp
si
by forum_admin
Sun Jul 22, 2007 7:33 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: JCV 750L Clan *
Replies: 269
Views: 155288

how about a smaller battery?
by forum_admin
Tue Jul 03, 2007 3:02 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: MGH 461P My caledonian!* Now reluctantly for sale
Replies: 46
Views: 39107

often I reckon it is best to overlay your repair panels and mark them on / screw then on etc before you start hacking thinsg away - as at least the crsty stuff can be used as a reference point for the new bits

Si
by forum_admin
Fri May 18, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 167000

Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

over to moose I feel..
by forum_admin
Tue May 01, 2007 11:19 am
Forum: Sprints and hillclimbs
Topic: Topic dedicated to HSA Speed Championship Class N
Replies: 289
Views: 288162

Abingdon carnival

well not the HSA but I have had my Sprint Entry confirmed for the Abingdon Carnival Sprints on the 9th June....

:shock:
by forum_admin
Sat Apr 28, 2007 6:10 pm
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Booking Forms - save money by being a club member!
Replies: 11
Views: 4564

Booking Forms - save money by being a club member!

IMP 07 Booking Forms

Click here for a an IMP07 Booking form in PDF Format

or

Click here for a an IMP07 Booking form in MS Excel Format

get them back to the IMP07 orgs in advance and save money! save even more for being a club member

Si
by forum_admin
Mon Apr 23, 2007 11:19 pm
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

impmad2000 wrote:
See you there :) ?
Tim
b it far from me mid week - but reckon there surely must be some impers more local - autosolo is great fun so get out there and give it a go!
by forum_admin
Sat Apr 14, 2007 9:54 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Homologation Papers
Replies: 4
Views: 10188

some more from Al:

1204-63-imp.pdf

5022-66-singer.pdf

5160-67-imp.pdf

5161-67.pdf

quite large files - will take some time on a dial up connection

Si
by forum_admin
Fri Apr 13, 2007 7:40 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Homologation Papers
Replies: 4
Views: 10188

Homologation Papers

Thought these may be of some use? homologation_group1_production_touring.pdf homologation_526_A_V.pdf homologation_526.pdf homologation_5016_Evo1.pdf homologation_5016_amendment9.pdf homologation_5016_amendment6slash4.pdf homologation_5016_amendment5-2Ei.pdf *might take some time to download on a di...
by forum_admin
Mon Apr 02, 2007 10:20 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

There is and AutoSolo at Culham Aerodrome on the 15th April:

http://www.oxfordmotorclub.co.uk/

Si
by forum_admin
Wed Mar 28, 2007 6:22 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: April Impressions
Replies: 0
Views: 3442

April Impressions

Lead up to Drive It Day Imp Ecosse final update Aley Paly show report Reprinted Rootes four-headlight Chamois ad Production Car Trials article Fantastic new Regalia lines Imp racing in South Africa Imp Tip - trackrod repair First Imp Removing body panels undamaged Caption competition News from the S...
by forum_admin
Wed Mar 21, 2007 2:52 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Imp Sprint
Replies: 14
Views: 4992

An imp Club sprint is a great idea but i really think you will have trouble getting enough people entered. this seems to be an issue what ever the event - i still find the IMP XX turn out in terms of cars and people poor in terms of club membership.. the solo's will hopefully get some people intere...
by forum_admin
Thu Mar 15, 2007 9:37 am
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Imp '07 Track Day - Discussion
Replies: 62
Views: 38287

Hi Colin,

just thinking out load - it is not possible to get Lydden to do an evening imp club only 'track day' on the friday for say £60 a car - reckon this would yeild a better turn out.. cheaper and all imps together

Regards
Si
by forum_admin
Thu Mar 15, 2007 9:32 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

actaully the oil drain pipe does drip onto the manifold...

grrrr always has it seem to have a cheap fitting at one end which does nto seal - have a another pne to try out

Si
by forum_admin
Wed Mar 14, 2007 12:03 pm
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Imp '07 Track Day - Discussion
Replies: 62
Views: 38287

anyone signed up to this yet?
by forum_admin
Wed Mar 14, 2007 9:58 am
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Track Day During Imp07
Replies: 0
Views: 2189

Track Day During Imp07

Posted on behalf of Colin Hi all on the saturday the 11th of imp07 there is a track day at lydden hill .If anyone wants to take part it is a full day at a cost of £120. Lydden hill is 55miles from the hop farm so should take around 1 hour 15 minutes to do the trip . If you would like to do the track...
by forum_admin
Mon Mar 12, 2007 6:28 pm
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

some vids taken by one FDMC chaps here:

http://www.loggyboy.com/Autosolos/Autos ... Videos.htm
by forum_admin
Mon Mar 05, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

all pretty much in 1st and 2nd gear - though sometimes I just could not decide! regards Si Well done! Clans rock! so what peak revs were you using? Got to be a real advantage for Impers, the more revs you can use? Peter shift like is on at 7300 and soft and hard cut limiters on at 7400 and 7500 rpm
by forum_admin
Mon Mar 05, 2007 11:31 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

skamanfrank wrote:

What was the course like Si?
Video from last years FDMC event - note nice and dry unlike this year

http://files.isitaboat.co.uk/rich/Video ... lo06-1.wmv
(4.1Mb)
by forum_admin
Tue Feb 27, 2007 10:15 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: historic rallying , coupe' imp elligability ? ?
Replies: 47
Views: 24959

gdbushell wrote:How much difference would the increased drag coefficient of the coupe make?

I guess that would be a reason to use a saloon shell rather than a coupe, though probably less relevant to rallying than circuit work.
one of the imp books state the CD was the same
by forum_admin
Tue Feb 27, 2007 8:09 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Pats K-series power Imp
Replies: 384
Views: 185317

Pat_imp_man wrote:And yes I know you aren't supposed to over take on corners, but in my (poor excuse of a) defense the m*** entered the corner faster than I was expecting :roll:
nice move :wink:
by forum_admin
Fri Feb 23, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Pats K-series power Imp
Replies: 384
Views: 185317

But for me, there are limits to the desire for torque over power. Take diesel engines (and electric motors) as an extreme example of unexciting torque /power delivery. Just when you want to use those extra revs the torque/power drops off dramatically - it comes in a lump instead of a rising wave of...
by forum_admin
Tue Feb 20, 2007 10:00 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

ok here is the competition so far..

http://www.farnboroughdmc.org.uk/SoloMa ... s18Feb.xls


must be some impers that could get to Bordon, Hampshire on the 4th...

so come on give it a go - my 1st time as well!

Si
by forum_admin
Mon Feb 19, 2007 9:15 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Pats K-series power Imp
Replies: 384
Views: 185317

colin rooney wrote:Nice one pat bet the people in the other cars was shocked when your imp blew there doors off what size engine are you running
1.8vvc k-series ?
by forum_admin
Sun Feb 18, 2007 9:41 am
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: March 2007 Impressions
Replies: 0
Views: 2416

March 2007 Impressions

In March's issue of Impressions: Chairman speaks out on members' benefits Fundraising track day invitation Regalia DVDs on offer Chris Buckle's Imp collection Van slot-racer! Committee meeting report Brake pipe buying Imp Tip Imp aerodynamics ARCC meeting report Caption Competition How to remove bod...
by forum_admin
Fri Feb 02, 2007 11:48 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

Hi have entered an Autosolo at Bordon, hampshire on the 4th march organised by Farnborough and District Motorclub....

I put the car as a clan! hahahah might have oto change that to pug diesel

:wink:
by forum_admin
Tue Jan 30, 2007 8:35 pm
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 153304

Loughborough car club will hold an Auto solo later in the year, but also intend to do some evening only events. Just turn up and have a go. You may need to join the club though, not expensive if you just want to test out the water ! Donnington park, Sunday market site. I did one on New Years day, g...
by forum_admin
Tue Jan 30, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: February 2007 Impressions Contents
Replies: 0
Views: 2102

February 2007 Impressions Contents

Info on 2008 trip to Ireland

Lucas wiring colour coding chart

Info on 2007 trip to Holland

Reprint of Rallying Imps article, 5 pages!

Aldon Sprint results

Regalia offers

Fraser Imp in Denmark

Keeping your oil cool

More on electric cooling fans

Caption Competition results

and much, much more!
by forum_admin
Thu Jan 04, 2007 10:13 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Racing 875s?
Replies: 5
Views: 3229

but still fun having a go I would of thought even if you are not competitive on time..
by forum_admin
Sat Dec 30, 2006 7:53 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: January 2007 Impressions Contents
Replies: 0
Views: 1890

January 2007 Impressions Contents

In your January Impressions... Full-page Imp Van ad Land’s End to John o’ Groats – full report Info on Imp Ecosse 2007 Info on Going Dutch ’07 Classic Motor Show NEC report Gearing for circuit racers - some thoughts from Africa More on cooling fans Restorations down under! New Corgi model - from Reg...
by forum_admin
Sat Dec 23, 2006 12:59 pm
Forum: Imp Club Spares
Topic: Imp Club Spares - Contacts and How to Order
Replies: 0
Views: 29797

Imp Club Spares - Contacts and How to Order

This is the list of spares held currently by The Imp Club Ltd. We buy new after-market and ``new old stock'' spares from time to time at advantageous prices for sale to Club Members. We also stock re-manufactured parts, to which we apply our own quality control procedure. Please don't forget that if...
by forum_admin
Sat Dec 09, 2006 8:26 pm
Forum: ** PLEASE READ ** - Rules + Notes + Help using the Forum
Topic: Copyright
Replies: 4
Views: 8555

Copyright

Recently we have had a 3rd party bring to the clubs attention the potential use of an image (in this case for an Avatar) without the copyright holders permission to do so. This is currently being investigated - in the meantime please be careful, whilst the web does allow the ease of pinching/borrowi...
by forum_admin
Thu Nov 30, 2006 7:53 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: December 2006 Impressions Contents
Replies: 0
Views: 1874

December 2006 Impressions Contents

Chairman's Chat from Jim Fraser Part 2 of Graham Miller's Scandinavian Trip report Going Dutch '07 Moors and Masts Tour London-to-Brighton Run Roy McBride's first car - Mini or Imp? The answer's in Impressions regalia DVD of IMP '06 1965 - vintage year in Imp's competition history Hartwell Stiletto ...
by forum_admin
Mon Oct 30, 2006 7:53 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: November 2006 Impressions Contents
Replies: 0
Views: 1922

November 2006 Impressions Contents

More Imp weddings!

Info on IMP '07

Part 1 of the Millers' report - Scandinavia '06

Dog Food Run - report

WWW 06 report

Regalia Special Offer

Classic rallying

AGM report

Insurance matters

Trip to Linwood

Amazing one-owner-from-new Imp

Caption Competition
by forum_admin
Sat Sep 30, 2006 6:53 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: October 2006 Impressions Contents
Replies: 0
Views: 1868

October 2006 Impressions Contents

More on IMP '06 including photo gallery

Scandinavia report

Wheel cleaning and trueness Imp Tip

South African engine rebuild

More on electric cooling fans

More on replacing door hinge pins

Weddings, weddings, weddings!

Caption Competition

And lots, lots more!
by forum_admin
Mon Sep 04, 2006 9:01 pm
Forum: Impressions - Items in Next Issue
Topic: September 2006 Impressions Highlights
Replies: 0
Views: 2265

September 2006 Impressions Highlights

In this month’s Impressions... Several reports of IMP '06 plus pics and Awards results Click Image for a Bigger Pic [siteimg]3315[/siteimg] Regalia Once Only Offer! Wicked Welsh Weekend - final info before the event! Electric cooling fan upgrade Norton motorbike - Imp powered! Caption Competition re...