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by Samthomasracing
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Hawk AC Ace
Replies: 1
Views: 192

Hawk AC Ace

Hi Guys I have a hawk ac ace for sale, it's IVA'd etc and has circa 1k mileage on it, age related plate with weather gear. It runs a SP250 hemi V8 with manual gearbox, which looks lovely in the engine bay and is currently being retired by Mike Thomas Trimming. Steering wheel & badging from a period ...
by Samthomasracing
Mon Mar 05, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: recommended Painters
Replies: 6
Views: 1016

Re: recommended Painters

Ross Packard painting donour paint and have recently done our 65 corvette stingray race car which is going to Goodwood this year, & before that our AC Cobra FIA, they’re amazing !! Happy to send photos !
by Samthomasracing
Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: General Cobra
Topic: Consultation on changing emissions standards for kit cars
Replies: 73
Views: 8162

Re: Consultation on changing emissions standards for kit cars

So I’m being really thick, before writing my letter to a man in an office... Will this affect any replica or only replicas registered after March 2018...??
by Samthomasracing
Fri Sep 15, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Various badges...
Replies: 2
Views: 723

Re: Various badges...

Are these still available ?
by Samthomasracing
Fri Sep 15, 2017 9:22 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: The Government consultation is now out
Replies: 16
Views: 4405

Re: The Government consultation is now out

I'm having a proper blonde morning, so does this mean hawk cobras need to get tested again ?
by Samthomasracing
Tue Apr 25, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: For Sale / Wanted
Topic: Tonneau
Replies: 8
Views: 1309

Re: Tonneau

Let me know if it comes up for sale again :D
by Samthomasracing
Sun Apr 09, 2017 8:25 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: What a great shame
Replies: 9
Views: 2495

Re: What a great shame

This is heartbreaking, sincerely hope everyone is okay !
by Samthomasracing
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:14 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Driveability
Replies: 27
Views: 5843

Re: Driveability

If they were homologated in 1965, why didn't they start racing then? Overshadowed by the GT40, I guess, but I'm surprised a few smaller teams didn't try them. Maybe back to the aerodynamics issues of the 289 that prompted the Daytona? They did a lot in USRRC and American events before getting homol...
by Samthomasracing
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Driveability
Replies: 27
Views: 5843

Re: Driveability

If they were homologated in 1965, why didn't they start racing then? Overshadowed by the GT40, I guess, but I'm surprised a few smaller teams didn't try them. Maybe back to the aerodynamics issues of the 289 that prompted the Daytona? The Scuderia Fillipinetti 427 is a great one to look it, a priva...
by Samthomasracing
Tue Apr 04, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: Driveability
Replies: 27
Views: 5843

Re: Driveability

P.S Paul you're welcome anytime at the workshop.