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by apeximp
Wed Oct 26, 2011 5:32 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: FRASER IMP'S
Replies: 174
Views: 111772

Re: FRASER IMP'S

I had a great time at silverston on sat and good to catch up with the news with the other HSCC / HRSR racers and there supporters , also to chat to other impers ! The weather was kind to us and I even got there early for a change rather that scrapping in with mins to spare (Andy :D ) After practice ...
by apeximp
Sun Oct 23, 2011 9:55 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Just keeping a eye on that alfa number 52 !!! :D
by apeximp
Sun Oct 23, 2011 6:49 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Any other photos from the day of the imps ? I had a great day out car ran well (better than last march) still work to do but improving ! Great to again see so many imp club members , and was shocked to come across Ray Calcutt looking in my engine compartment while i was doing some checks after the p...
by apeximp
Fri Oct 21, 2011 6:54 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

So , who is all pitching up tomorrow ?
by apeximp
Wed Oct 19, 2011 5:13 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Weather forecast sunny / cloudy conditions for sat with 17mph winds !

Would be nice if we can all get parked together for finals !
by apeximp
Sat Oct 15, 2011 5:29 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Is every body ready for next sat ?
by apeximp
Fri Oct 14, 2011 11:46 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Entry list just out : following imps are
Andy Jones
Simon Benoy
Vince Frost
Jon Orr (who is this ???)
Steve Platts
David Heale
James Mckenzie
by apeximp
Tue Oct 11, 2011 9:16 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Happy days ! Let's hope I get a entry now for silverstone ?
by apeximp
Tue Oct 11, 2011 8:02 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Anybody done a copy / DVD ?? I ain't got sky so missedout ! :(
by apeximp
Tue Oct 11, 2011 5:17 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Can any racers answer that last question ?
by apeximp
Tue Oct 11, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

If I get the nod before the 22nd I will be ready to go but not dragging myself up there on the sat just to practice and be told no race and be £220 worse off !!!
by apeximp
Mon Oct 10, 2011 7:13 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Keeping places for guys who have been out much much more than me ........ ?
by apeximp
Mon Oct 10, 2011 6:32 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Well looks like I won't be out anyway :( sent my entry in almost 10 days ago and confirmed at the time that I was not to late , only to be told today I am first reserve ! Not to happy about things !
by apeximp
Sun Oct 09, 2011 7:34 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Going to be getting dark by the time we get out ! Am sure if the imp guys can do anything to improve steves chances we will do ! :?
by apeximp
Sat Oct 08, 2011 8:57 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Brickhill Car Trial Sunday 9th October
Replies: 5
Views: 1507

Re: Brickhill Car Trial Sunday 9th October

Very intrested in your trial in central Scotland tomorow Scott ! Only a few miles from my home town of Blackburn ! Small world eh ? Let us know how you get on , post some snaps if you can . All the best Jim
by apeximp
Sat Oct 08, 2011 12:52 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Don't look possible for Steve to win now ?
by apeximp
Sat Oct 08, 2011 10:33 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

Is championship still open or still a fight on for class E ?
by apeximp
Thu Oct 06, 2011 6:27 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Have heard that the ex Graham Martin HSCC car car has found a new home in Maidenhead and it's new owner will be along at silverstone on the 22nd see what he maybe letting himself in for next year ??? :D
by apeximp
Mon Oct 03, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Any ideas who are going to be out at the finals race at silverstone on the 22nd ? :?:
by apeximp
Thu Sep 29, 2011 11:48 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: FRASER IMP'S
Replies: 174
Views: 111772

Re: FRASER IMP'S

Yes it was btec, yes he did tell me bout your coolant escape ! Got 92/3 on two power runs , thinks I am effected by fuel pressure ? Advised to move fuel pump to boot ! And high temp of nearly 30deg ! But am quite happy with this figure for now .......
by apeximp
Thu Sep 29, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

We maybe going of topic , of beam , sidetracked , diverted , or just plain talking bollo* !! can we talk about Hscc imp race cars again please ? :D
by apeximp
Thu Sep 29, 2011 9:12 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: FRASER IMP'S
Replies: 174
Views: 111772

Re: FRASER IMP'S

Twas a very nerve-racking / interesting afternoon ! Car performed better than the 998 from last year with as expected power increase at the top end ! Good power curve , a bit rich at low revs but tech thought best to keep settings I have ! He does quite a few imps he said and thought although not th...
by apeximp
Thu Sep 29, 2011 8:59 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Must be a chamois glove box then :D
by apeximp
Thu Sep 29, 2011 5:03 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: FRASER IMP'S
Replies: 174
Views: 111772

Re: FRASER IMP'S

Just back from the very long awaited rolling road run and thankfully found tha on paper at least the new engine IS putting out more power than last years 998 !!! Had a little play about with / without link pipe on the exhaust system and was very surprised to find 1bhp more with it !!! Looks like it'...
by apeximp
Wed Sep 28, 2011 7:15 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

What's that supposed to mean grumpyold................ :x
by apeximp
Tue Sep 27, 2011 11:55 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Will get round to up dating my thread in the Motorsport section one day :D
by apeximp
Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:12 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Not sure what you are looking for "grumpyoldmen" ? :?:

Jim Mckenzie
by apeximp
Sat Sep 24, 2011 5:56 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Kop hill
Replies: 0
Views: 1569

Kop hill

Anyone going to the kop hill climb this weekend ?
In princess risbro , bucks ,
Entry lists a sunbeam stiletto !!!

Jim
by apeximp
Tue Sep 20, 2011 9:31 pm
Forum: Model and Scale Imps / Imp Based Talk
Topic: Vanguard Imp Collection For Sale All Boxed As New
Replies: 0
Views: 1881

Vanguard Imp Collection For Sale All Boxed As New

Collection of some rare some standard imp models , will add in the part numbers over this coming weekend , for sale to fund further engine work on my HSCC Fraser Imp ! Fraser imp. Works Rally imp Bevan imp. Wardance red imp White limited in clear case. Singer coupe turquoise Hartwell imp Adrian Oliv...
by apeximp
Tue Sep 20, 2011 6:59 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct
Replies: 68
Views: 35570

Re: HSCC Silverstone Finals saturday 22nd oct

My entry went in the post today jonesy ! Looks like I have a bit of work to do ! Spend the next couple of weeks checking for loose bolts and bits ready to fall off ! To my shame have done very little with it since march ! :oops:
by apeximp
Mon Sep 19, 2011 4:53 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

I got a bit fed up with imps this year and looked to sell my fraser replica and the few people who were intrested wanted to steal it from me ! It would have made more monie by breaking it up for parts !!! So would rather keep her and mothball it than give her away !
by apeximp
Sun Sep 18, 2011 7:48 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Hi meltdown ! Been thro the whole of this months octane mag (miura on front) but can't find it !! Any clues ??? Where is this angle box article !!! :shock:
by apeximp
Sun Sep 18, 2011 8:52 am
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Any Idea if mr martins green & White HSCC race car sold at goodwood on Friday ?
by apeximp
Mon Sep 12, 2011 6:24 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September
Replies: 65
Views: 10920

Re: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September

Will check carb details tonight !
by apeximp
Mon Sep 12, 2011 4:24 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September
Replies: 65
Views: 10920

Re: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September

Car on dcoe weber's ! Thanks for very kind offer of help !
Jim :)
by apeximp
Mon Sep 12, 2011 3:04 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September
Replies: 65
Views: 10920

Re: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September

As you MUST have read on my thread andin HSCC 2011 am / was having probs at donnington but to my shame have done nothing about it to date as I feel I was prob being to sympathetic to my then brand new engine & gearbox ??? Just want to try and find out if it's a user error or car fault !!! :oops:
by apeximp
Mon Sep 12, 2011 10:36 am
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September
Replies: 65
Views: 10920

Re: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September

I just want to see if I can pull 9k in all my forward gears !!! :shock:
by apeximp
Sun Sep 11, 2011 9:29 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September
Replies: 65
Views: 10920

Re: Curborough test/track day Thursday 29th September

Pat , can I let you know by Tuesday night please ? Got a few details to straighten out before I post the cheque !!!
Jim
by apeximp
Sat Sep 03, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: Turbo Test Engine - Test Completed
Replies: 93
Views: 28650

Re: Turbo Test Engine - Test Completed

Hi Eric , yep that's the place / guy ! Don't know if you have read my posts & thread about my fraser imp replica have swapped from a 998 to 1040 engine and fraser b cam to a R23 same ignition system but carbs were swapped over without change ! Car was set up on rr for the 998 but not the 1040 and ha...
by apeximp
Sat Sep 03, 2011 7:15 pm
Forum: Motorsport Forum
Topic: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011
Replies: 341
Views: 118352

Re: HSCC Historic Touring Cars 2011

Washed and polished race cars and dry cleaned suits for the telly :D