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by moose
Mon Nov 09, 2009 1:01 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

http://www.nescro.co.uk/splash.asp dates for the following year (2010) winter and summer challenges out soon, these events range from night rallies which you will require a licence to tours running along side the rally event so pick an event contact the organisers and see if you can compete at any l...
by moose
Tue Sep 08, 2009 9:20 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

http://www.youtube.com/user/alip944#pla ... Z9Z9vE0q5o


recent footage of the Durham dales rally sorry to the Vokes family no footage of the imp but i can confirm the imp was being driven well on the day, thanks Noddy the alt worked a treat on the lotus thanks again.


regards mike
by moose
Mon Jun 29, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

well done Ben another fantastic drive in the Lakes time to build a trophy cabinet! A very hot days motorsport with a good entry and some fantastic tests, to hear your car screaming through Lowther park has given me a boost to complete the imp and get it back out on these great events.


regards mike
by moose
Wed May 06, 2009 1:48 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)



pobsport in action on the Berwick classic the nearest i have got to competing this year was he had my brake shoes in his car! well done Ben looks to be going well, will be in touch about suspension set up.

regards mike
by moose
Wed Feb 04, 2009 9:13 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)



Ben (pobsport on here) with my old stilleto previously RFKDEMONS now ahs a proper engine and is being used.

regards mike
by moose
Sun Feb 01, 2009 8:41 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

nice one Scot very neat

results from Croft rally

below well done Ben and Mike

http://www.rallies.info/res.php?e=69&o= ... 9999&i=300

regards mike
by moose
Thu Jan 15, 2009 8:59 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

Gearbox soloution is progressing, The car is on hold for a fortnight as i have another car to prep for the croft rally http://www.crofthistoricrally.co.uk/home.html get along and marshall people you may get the bug! Sorry to hear about the diff, no 998 power required to break things just 930 sport s...
by moose
Mon Jan 12, 2009 6:02 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

well done Scot Clement, excellent result on the Johnston trophy on Sunday, 5th O/A 3rd in class, tough class midgets,escorts,mini's, alfa's avengers all with bigger engines. 5th fastest on the tests out of the whole field! :)


regards mike
by moose
Wed Oct 22, 2008 6:37 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

Illuminations rally will run around the lake district. http://www.morecambecarclub.co.uk/?q=image/tid/9 http://www.morecambecarclub.co.uk/ As ever marshals are key to the success of any event and in order for the 'lumies to run successfully we need your help. If you can wear a high-viz and blow a wh...
by moose
Thu Aug 28, 2008 5:33 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Historic Stage Rallies All queries on eligibility please
Replies: 42
Views: 34742

Re: Historic Stage Rallies All queries on eligibility please

cheers Tony i suspected as much but i thought that something had changed when i saw the info on the rally of the tests, it would be nice if it could be waivered as the quality of points and condensors these days is not as good, do you think there is any performance gain? i would suggest there is com...
by moose
Mon Aug 25, 2008 10:07 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Historic Stage Rallies All queries on eligibility please
Replies: 42
Views: 34742

Re: Historic Stage Rallies All queries on eligibility please

The regs for the Rally of the Tests say : Quote: The trigger for the LT current inside the distributor (mechanical points) may be replaced with one of the simple magnetic or optical systems available. No other modifications are allowed to the distributor and the ignition timing may only be varied by...
by moose
Wed Aug 13, 2008 10:53 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Historic Stage Rallies All queries on eligibility please
Replies: 42
Views: 34742

Re: Historic Stage Rallies All queries on eligibility please

Tony and John this is great info, does it need passing to Paul Loveridge so he can update his website with the info mentioned here?

regards mike
by moose
Tue Jun 24, 2008 6:48 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIMAaGwm2ok http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MKpmupWSj_o from this years Knockhill speedfair (autotest demonstration) last year i was within one second of the midget on the rally stage but when we got to the circuit for this kind of stuff they thrashed me (after nine run...
by moose
Wed Jun 18, 2008 5:36 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

Well Sam won't be ready for the Cumbria a sensible decision from a young lad to be properly prepared before entering, this due to him being young and daft and going overboard with his prep for the event so on one hand sensible on the other daft :lol: his workmanship is excellent for one so young att...
by moose
Tue Jun 03, 2008 10:30 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Re: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)

Hello rally forum not posted in here for a while due to house and car commitments Scott you are correct loads of imps out but in the years i have been competing you are the only person with an imp i met although i think Mr valentine did one event i was on. the Scottish Ecosse with six imps out i sho...
by moose
Sat Jan 12, 2008 9:03 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

keeping the imp re-build under way so someone else needs to do some events in an imp!!! NESCRO Events Events for 2007 / 2008 Events marked (W) will be included in the Winter Challenge 2008 3 out of 5 to score points Events marked (S) will be included in the Summer Challenge 2008 5 out of 8 to score ...
by moose
Wed Jan 02, 2008 3:04 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

i have been offered an avenger rally prepared shell and all bits to complete, rot free currently on a spit for inspection. Do i sell the imp and all spares? Then have a go with the avenger cheaper to tune? less fragile? (or am i just a thug with the imp) will it put me on more equal footing with the...
by moose
Wed Dec 26, 2007 6:13 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

championship results confirmed 2nd O/A CCTi north of England championship 2nd O/A GK Ford northern championship 2nd O/A NESCRO summer challenge Beaten by the MK1 RS 2000 in all thre kept my step dad behind in 3rd in the Lotus Cortina. time for a year off to prep the car and carry out engine re-build...
by moose
Wed Dec 12, 2007 5:11 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cE1PwHLgMeQ here are some of the cars i compete against. up until this stage on the circuit, i was 1 second behind the blue midget with the white one, a orange RS 2 and the red kaddet only 2 seconds behinsd me, the TVR 3000m that won it was about 10 second back but he ...
by moose
Thu Nov 29, 2007 10:00 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

no damage to the floor other than flying stones and the odd rock where you would need a landrover to have suitable clearance. The sump guard hardly gets touched but it has been slid along on a few occasions it is a subaru impreza one modified to fit the imp it is a fair thing i will picture it some ...
by moose
Mon Nov 26, 2007 4:49 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

2007 season. Provisionally I have come second in the CCTi championship and second in the GK Ford northern championship and second in the NESCRO summer challenge, (if, but, maybe, time) had the expensive gearbox I paid to have built hadn’t taken 18 months to arrive and then jump out of second and fou...
by moose
Sun Nov 25, 2007 10:55 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Hexham night rally

to round off the season and championships the Hexham night rally is back on it will not count for the GK ford championship and i entered in case it was in the CCTi whethter it will count or not who cares we are out for a play now. thanks to Skamanfrank i will hopefully have on board footage, at the ...
by moose
Wed Nov 14, 2007 2:15 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

i will check with my supplier as to the make of rings and let you know what type they were and i will inspect mine when i do the rebuild to see what the rings are like, thanks for the info. regards mike
by moose
Tue Nov 13, 2007 7:40 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Hi pete yep slight oil burning going on, the rings came from my engine machinist (no idea of manufacture) when i ran a big end shell earlier on in the year when we dismantled the engine we decided a re-bore was required to make perfect but with the pressure on for the next event we gave it a quick h...
by moose
Tue Nov 13, 2007 4:49 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LylgeCWN8Wo http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6nPQPrtbMI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vIvaGNuG2Y http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=81Q-6gngh7I http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9TiNrcpdXA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z4fkRjyZHvQ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r2SzIPJIgTo...
by moose
Tue Nov 13, 2007 4:22 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

championship rsults

GK Ford Northern historic rally cahampionship 2007 The Challenge is open to Pre- Historic (pre 1959); Historic cars (1959 to 1967 inclusive); Post Historic cars (1968 -1974)., Classic (1975-81) complying with K21.14 c in the Blue Book. These four groups will be subdivided by capacity at 1500cc These...
by moose
Mon Sep 03, 2007 8:13 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

just a quick update on the Durham dales rally 5th overall 2nd in class but 10 points for the championship as i beat the RS2 and the lotus cortina, will sort out a full report and season review soon. regards mike http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=41C4wr5kS2k http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=G45emp8BLjU http...
by moose
Wed Aug 22, 2007 9:43 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

pm me and drain down if you want i can take it been there suffered that and have bottle of red standing by. regards mike
by moose
Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:16 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

durham dales rally

Durham dales rally coming up Bob is the plastic fantastic coming out to play? Organisers: Durham AC Ltd Contact: kevin hutchinson The Durham Dales will offer a more compact route of around 120 miles in the picturesque Dales of Durham and Weardale with a more central starting point. A simple Tulip st...
by moose
Wed Aug 15, 2007 2:56 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Devils own rally results

http://www.klmc.org.uk/Wordregs/RESULTS%20PAGE%201.xls http://www.klmc.org.uk/Wordregs/RESULTS%20PAGE%202.xls http://www.klmc.org.uk/Wordregs/ENTRY%20LIST.doc last one is the entry list so you can see who was driving what, top two are results, the low times i.e. 9 seconds for me are regularity penal...
by moose
Fri Aug 10, 2007 9:02 am
Forum: Autosolo and autotests
Topic: AutoSolo's - A great way into motorsport with any imp etc
Replies: 206
Views: 166934

well done Si, similiar rules as with some of the classic rallies, cones and line faults drop 10 sec's then very hard to claw back. i see you are fully up to speed with the motorsport ethos, if, but, maybe, i once had a navigator who was a sales manager who produced a spreadsheet based on the if, but...
by moose
Thu Aug 09, 2007 1:53 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

knockhill results

knockhill results

http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=d2f6vmc_0hnbzdh

If this works well done me and thanks to Si.
by moose
Thu Aug 09, 2007 1:32 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

gearbox jumps out of 2nd and 4th only slightly angry!! back to a standard one again.
by moose
Wed Aug 08, 2007 8:49 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

gearbox in again all hooked up engine run and no leaks etc so tomorrow back on the wheels and test run hopefully no problems, fingers crossed. regards mike
by moose
Wed Aug 08, 2007 9:04 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

devils own rally

preparations under way for the Devils own rally run by Kirkby lonsdale car club, slowed slightly due to Thurs+Fri 12 hour days Fri night drive down to Castle Combe to mechanic on some Mallock race cars, black tie dinner Sat night, get up Sunday drive back to Lancashire, 12 hour nightshift statring 1...
by moose
Wed Aug 01, 2007 11:22 am
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

rally preparation essentials

competition preparation tip no1 get a supportive navigator who understands you! i may have got a tad angry after gearbox/driveshaft/donut/engine/hit boulder etc no6 please bear in mind i am now so well practised i can have the engine and box on the floor out of the car (usual imp engine position acc...
by moose
Thu Jul 26, 2007 11:37 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

No problem Matt hope you get the car together for the National. there is a large sense of satisfaction beating newer more powerful machinary in what most people consider an inadequate car, but the are just un-educated. the imps handling is one of the best on a variety of surfaces and conditions and ...
by moose
Thu Jul 26, 2007 4:35 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

Next event is my own car clubs Devils own rally on sunday the 12th of August hopefully local knowledge of the tests should help! anybody want to watch the best views are by being a marshall check out http://www.klmc.org.uk/news.html for info on the rally and championship standings etc. if you want t...
by moose
Wed Jul 25, 2007 3:38 pm
Forum: Rallying
Topic: Rally Forum (Sticky like the HSA forum)
Replies: 232
Views: 183451

thanks. I was once told by a fellow competitor that if i was daft enough to buy an imp then i was probably daft enough to drive it quick! he was a very un-educated man :D I will try and produce more updates on the rallying and compile a seasons review but this is all pending having the time to prepa...