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by ibbo
Sun Mar 05, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Full English, Club camping weekend - may 2017 near Banbury.
Replies: 111
Views: 80512

Re: Full English, Club camping weekend - may 2017 near Banbu

weve booked paid deposit for camping pitch :D
by ibbo
Fri Mar 25, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Spaceframe Imps
Replies: 1340
Views: 916290

Re: Spaceframe Imps

the above car is the one owned twice by dave Llewellyn hope ive spelt that right
by ibbo
Wed Feb 24, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Race Retro 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1216

Re: Race Retro 2016

me and james on Friday simon benoy will be there sunday
by ibbo
Mon Mar 09, 2015 12:54 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: VAK 1972 Clan Crusader
Replies: 540
Views: 117233

Re: Another Clan

i had a fantastic duel with mr harding in this car when it was fitted with the 1040 motor at curbourgh sprint track he made me work very hard for a class win in my davrian pleased to see the car is still around
by ibbo
Tue Dec 30, 2014 7:55 pm
Forum: Sprints and hillclimbs
Topic: Topic dedicated to HSA Speed Championship Class N
Replies: 289
Views: 289211

Re: Topic dedicated to HSA Speed Championship Class N

it wasn't the winning that mattered graham in its heyday when there was lots of us out there in our imps it was the social side I loved going for a beer the night before and all the banter fun times I will never forget
by ibbo
Sat Dec 20, 2014 5:06 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Cam question
Replies: 9
Views: 5586

Re: Cam question

if you can get one r20 best allrounder and kinder to valve gear than r17 as has flatter lobes
by ibbo
Tue Oct 21, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: '70 Imp Super Trials car - Another class win
Replies: 273
Views: 97937

Re: '70 Imp Super Trials car - Another class win

nice one thanks for that :D
by ibbo
Sun Apr 06, 2014 9:43 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: hscc 2014
Replies: 141
Views: 67357

Re: hscc Donington 6th April

who won then we couldn't be there as me and james were doing a ptc in his imp
by ibbo
Mon Jan 27, 2014 1:05 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Sunbeam Sport, making progress
Replies: 30
Views: 11336

Re: Finally an Imp owner

welcolm to the world of ferrous oxide lol
by ibbo
Wed Jan 15, 2014 8:48 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: One picture , one post , one line comments only please
Replies: 366
Views: 139863

Re: One picture , one post , one line comments only please

to late now impmaniac your secret is out :lol: :lol:
by ibbo
Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:56 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Green G15
Replies: 3
Views: 2369

Re: Green G15

do you have any pics of the davrian
by ibbo
Fri Dec 27, 2013 1:28 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Race Retro 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 3336

Re: Race Retro 2014

the ibbo s will be at race retro allways a good event see you there
by ibbo
Fri Dec 20, 2013 8:03 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: NPB 646L - Update
Replies: 210
Views: 66250

Re: NPB 646L - Update

love it
by ibbo
Fri Dec 20, 2013 7:41 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: NPB 646L - Update
Replies: 210
Views: 66250

Re: NPB 646L - Update

yep going to make sure toms there he has to prove his wife wrong she says he builds cars but never drives them lol as for james he is still growing may have to put a sunroof in his imp don't think he will be able to drive the davrian
by ibbo
Mon Dec 02, 2013 4:38 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: BEU 870D singer chamois
Replies: 20
Views: 6115

Re: BEU 870D singer chamois

hi there couldn't help but notice the davrian I have a mk8 that will be back on the road come the spring I want to fit full harness seat belts but not sure of best way to mount them pics or a diagram of how yours have been done would be most helpful sorry if its a cheeky question but its one of thos...
by ibbo
Wed Oct 23, 2013 2:28 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E '67 Imp Super - Front suspension

Hi James Car looking very good. :D Regards Tom Thanks Tom, haven't heard from you for a while, hope you're doing okay :) It's the back end's turn for a suspension strip and rebuild, I have already got it up in the air supported by some old wheels and tyres. http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491...
by ibbo
Fri Oct 11, 2013 2:27 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: ManiacImp - 1966 Singer Chamois
Replies: 1114
Views: 515026

Re: ManiacImp - 1966 Singer Chamois

scrap the Vectra then you will have loads of time on your hands lol
by ibbo
Sun Sep 01, 2013 9:12 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: '70 Imp Super Trials car - Another class win
Replies: 273
Views: 97937

Re: '70 Imp Super Trials car

thankyou for the replies maybe I am quick to defend my son but I am very proud of him he has done much to promote imps in competition by way of his footage on utube we will make sure we get permission at his next trial to use said camera I think the regs for cameras are somewhat out of date they use...
by ibbo
Sun Sep 01, 2013 11:56 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: '70 Imp Super Trials car - Another class win
Replies: 273
Views: 97937

Re: '70 Imp Super Trials car

im fed up with everone pouring cold water over everything people do hence I no longer attend agm meetings as there is to much backstabbing going on within the club an example is simon bennoy going to the trouble of having repair sections made and people moaning they are not full panels if you can do...
by ibbo
Mon Jun 17, 2013 2:59 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!
Replies: 504
Views: 125504

Re: Dom's Stiletto Resto (Problems!)

if you have a large puddle of fuel from one of the carbs check the needle valves if one is sticking open it will flood the carb and cause symptons you describe
by ibbo
Tue May 21, 2013 7:35 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: 9TH JUNE FALCON MOTOR CLUB CLASSIC TOUR
Replies: 1
Views: 1185

9TH JUNE FALCON MOTOR CLUB CLASSIC TOUR

we have an invite to take part in this event could be fun if we get a few imps together great club The Classic Falcon Car Tour Sunday 9th June 2013 Introduction Welcome to the inaugural Classic Falcon Car Tour. Organised by the Falcon Motor Club. This year’s 90 mile event passes through the quiet ba...
by ibbo
Wed Apr 24, 2013 12:44 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hillclimbing Imp at Race Retro
Replies: 6
Views: 3522

Re: Hillclimbing Imp at Race Retro

the car is my sons will get him to post some pictures
by ibbo
Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:01 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: MK8 Davrian - Alot of progress :-)
Replies: 15
Views: 4434

Re: MK8 Davrian

just found the front wheels are scrap think they were 98 pcd and the holes have been elongated to fit what a bodge going to have to take it all apart to see what else i find bother :cry:
by ibbo
Fri Mar 01, 2013 6:13 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Dom's Subeam Stiletto Resto!
Replies: 504
Views: 125504

Re: Dom's Sunbeam Stiletto Resto! (Respray photos!!)

well done looks great all the hard work was worth it your mates will be jealous
by ibbo
Fri Mar 01, 2013 5:26 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: ManiacImp - 1966 Singer Chamois
Replies: 1114
Views: 515026

Re: ManiacImp - 1966 Singer Chamois

paul a few hours every week is all it takes how many years has it been now get it sorted and enjoy not having a go at you would just love to see your imp back on the road :D :D
by ibbo
Mon Feb 25, 2013 7:55 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: RACE RETRO 2013
Replies: 53
Views: 18696

Re: RACE RETRO 2013

Hi everyone Cheers Dom for the pictures :D I have a few pictures of the Imp stand and a few of the surrounding cars (not the best pictures tbh :roll: ) http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1464.jpg http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1466.jpg http://i1222.photobu...
by ibbo
Sun Feb 17, 2013 5:15 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E '67 Imp Super - Driver's side in primer :)

Hi everyone I got the driver's side front wheel arch in primer today http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1434.jpg http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1435.jpg http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1437-1.jpg Ignore the bits I didn't paint, i wil...
by ibbo
Sat Feb 16, 2013 11:45 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E '67 Imp Super - Driver's side in primer :)

nice neat job got me thinking now shall i or shant i :D
by ibbo
Fri Feb 01, 2013 10:45 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: NPB 646L - Update
Replies: 210
Views: 66250

Re: NPB 646L - Update

hi tom will drop you off two exhaust clamps monday we should be able to fire it up soon
by ibbo
Thu Jan 31, 2013 6:03 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E

The sander i mentioned yesterday has to be the best £16 I didn't spend (see what i did there :lol: ) it is brilliant for the long flat parts of the car and gets them straight as anything :) where did you get it from bro :) ? sounds like a good buy! can you send me a link :) ? Post it up here, James...
by ibbo
Tue Jan 29, 2013 5:53 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E

Hi everyone Rolled the Imp out of the garage because dad had been having a go with the new sander he bought for the car :) It is brilliant because the bottom/sanding face covers a large area and is very flat which is vital for getting the panels right. http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/marki...
by ibbo
Sun Jan 27, 2013 7:05 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Johannesburg to London in an Imp :D
Replies: 1
Views: 1219

Johannesburg to London in an Imp :D

Hi everyone I realise not all of you have facebook but i was invited to like this page, This is the description of it :D "In March 2013 two guys will drive a Hillman Imp from Johannesburg to London to celebrate the 50 years of hillman Imp. in doing so they will highlight the plight of sight challeng...
by ibbo
Sat Dec 08, 2012 4:20 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E

Hi everyone Got the Imp out again today. http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1317.jpg I took the horns off first and i will clean them up and spray them for when they go back on. http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1315.jpg I started taking a few things out of t...
by ibbo
Fri Dec 07, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E

Hi everyone when i got back from school today i went outside and started stripping the black underseal off the front end of the car. http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1293.jpg Before i started. http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd491/markibbo/DSCF1294.jpg I also started to rem...
by ibbo
Tue Nov 06, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E

no not our cars the stiletto is safely tucked up out of the weather james green imp is now brown awaiting a good clean after a trail on sunday
by ibbo
Sat Oct 13, 2012 7:53 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: stuart cairney
Replies: 10
Views: 6182

stuart cairney

sad news stuart had a double cardiac arrest while competing at curboroughon the 23th sept . latest news he has had a pacemaker fitted and is on the path to recovery wishing him a speedy recovery those that have met him will know him as a true gent and very quick imp driver
by ibbo
Tue Oct 09, 2012 4:18 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Sat 27 Oct Blyton Sprint
Replies: 5
Views: 1696

Re: Sat 27 Oct Blyton Sprint

did blyton in my westfield wicked track would suit imps down to the ground narrow and twisty
by ibbo
Fri Sep 21, 2012 1:47 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: What Size Wheels????
Replies: 4
Views: 2568

Re: What Size Wheels????

if you are using road tyres see what is available before you by the rims very wide tyres on a road going imp will be horrible it will wander on anything but a very smooth surface
by ibbo
Wed Aug 22, 2012 6:30 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: The stanced '67 Imp Super - SOLID DRIVESHAFTS
Replies: 235
Views: 67304

Re: WBH 985E

Hi everyone. I feel like i have made quite a bit of progress today :) I started today by heating up and scraping off all the underseal in the nearside rear wheelarch just so that i could see how solid the metal was and so that the spring turret could be welded. http://i1222.photobucket.com/albums/dd...