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by Migge
Sun Apr 29, 2007 9:48 am
Forum: General 289
Topic: Tyres
Replies: 22
Views: 12243

David,

At http://www.reifen.de they have english site too.

Cheers
Michael
by Migge
Thu Apr 26, 2007 5:25 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: 289 from DAX?
Replies: 12
Views: 7310

Will do so and will bring the mag to Stoneleigh if someone is interested.
by Migge
Thu Apr 26, 2007 3:49 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: 289 from DAX?
Replies: 12
Views: 7310

289 from DAX?

Purchased an old Kit Car mag from 1988 and found an article and some pics about the demonstrator 289 from DAX (DJ Sportscars International). It was a 427 reshaped and trimmed back to the 289 curves. It got a 4.2 Ltr. straight six engine and a three speed automatic box. A full detailed brochure was a...
by Migge
Tue Apr 24, 2007 6:32 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Parts
Replies: 15
Views: 9429

Bill, that's a pic of Allen Grants Coventry Walnut Creek 289, which became famous beating the factory racers at St. Barbara in 1963. A year later famous again in black # 15 with yellow stripes. Sold last year or the year before for 2.2 million! I've never seen that paint sheme on a Cobra, not once. ...
by Migge
Tue Apr 24, 2007 4:56 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Parts
Replies: 15
Views: 9429

Kris,

Thanks.

I have ordered a new steering rack (85,-) from SC and UJs (20,-)also. Still need an radiatior, aluminium if possible!

Cheers
Michael
by Migge
Wed Apr 18, 2007 5:50 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Meetings/races on the continent
Replies: 2
Views: 2674

Have never been in Le Mans. That's on my list in 2008 too, the Historic one.
by Migge
Wed Apr 18, 2007 12:39 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Meetings/races on the continent
Replies: 2
Views: 2674

Meetings/races on the continent

Spa Francorchamps in Belgium, a very classic race, every year a few Cobras involved, just 10,- Euros (ca. 6,50 BP) per day for the race and paddock, 3,- Euro parking, not that far away from England. October 6-7 http://www.spa-francorchamps.be/en05/calendrier/calendrier.php Oldtimer Grand Prix at the...
by Migge
Wed Apr 18, 2007 12:16 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Just4fun
Replies: 9
Views: 5609

Yes, posting pics would be great.

I'll send some pics, but right now it's not worth sending my very slow progress. :(

Cheers
Migge
by Migge
Tue Apr 17, 2007 4:17 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: ride height
Replies: 22
Views: 12264

At thet point I would try to change the dampers as well if they are corroded. Try to use dampers 1" shorter and your spring are not going loose.

Regards
Migge
by Migge
Tue Apr 17, 2007 4:12 pm
Forum: General 289
Topic: Just4fun
Replies: 9
Views: 5609

Sadly true.