Hi any help with identifying this stiletto

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bennettimp
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Hi any help with identifying this stiletto

Post by bennettimp » Sat Sep 29, 2012 4:10 pm

Hi guys new here my names Scott, does any body know about this car. Here it is in castle combe in 1988. (Supposedly )

any information would be great.

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Re: Hi any help with identifying this stiletto

Post by colin rooney » Sat Sep 29, 2012 4:47 pm

Have a look in the spaceframe section if you scroll down on the motorsport section you should find it there is 30 odd pages with plenty of pictures not sure if this car is in there ,have you bought it

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Re: Hi any help with identifying this stiletto

Post by bennettimp » Sat Sep 29, 2012 7:10 pm

ok thanks will do some more investigating, think i could be on to something,

from reading through all 30 odd pages, was a little pic of a lotus maguire but in front was the same car i posted, taken it said from rachael finneys site. so i had a look and came across this..

http://www.rachaelfinney.co.uk/misc.html

looks like that could be the one
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Re: Hi any help with identifying this stiletto

Post by Racecaptain » Sat Sep 29, 2012 8:53 pm

Yes I think that this is the Finney IMP, it was modified to take a bike engine with a sierra diff, I have the car and have all moulds and some drawings, it is going to be up for sale so if anyone is interested call me I am after any offers about £3000 07831665247 perkinsracing@btinternet.com
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Re: Hi any help with identifying this stiletto

Post by Turboimp » Sat Sep 29, 2012 9:14 pm

Yes it certainly was at castle combe in 1988 so was i! here is a photo from my archives .those were the days when half the Special GT grid was imp powered , and look at all the people , 15000 on a good raceday The drivers name is on the tip of my tounge i will edit when i remember it .
There was a Ferrari F40 on display just after it was launched , fantastic .. Imp009

PS Doug Fairbaine ;-)
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Imp CC april 1988.jpg
1967 Imp Sport turbo 328000 Imp Miles , in the same car
1972 Clan Crusader 232000 clan Miles in the same car
must be some kind of record !
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