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Old 15 Jan 2017, 09:25 (Ref:3702696)   #226
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Yep, a great nostalgic shot, tinged with sadness. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 15 Jan 2017, 19:12 (Ref:3702765)   #227
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This count as modsports?

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/TRIUMPH-GT...4AAOSwa~BYODOt
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Old 15 Jan 2017, 21:11 (Ref:3702780)   #228
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Scrap!!
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Old 16 Jan 2017, 06:54 (Ref:3702869)   #229
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Wonder if those yokkies would come back?
What other yet undiscovered cars wait to be uncovered.
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Old 19 Jan 2017, 10:16 (Ref:3703551)   #230
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OOOh, a "Barn Find"!. Imagine your amazement if you wandered into your barn one day, lifted maybe a bale of hay, or moved a long-stored sack of potatoes, only to find a car there........"Goodness me, where did that come from!"

Did GT6 ever have the 2500 engine?....obviously its an easy mod, but?
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Old 19 Jan 2017, 10:45 (Ref:3703558)   #231
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Did GT6 ever have the 2500 engine?....obviously its an easy mod, but?
No, only 2 litre. Yes, easy swap.....

The engine started out in the Vitesse @ 1600cc, so unless the 2500 block is different that was a big increase!
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Old 19 Jan 2017, 18:05 (Ref:3703623)   #232
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OOOh, a "Barn Find"!. Imagine your amazement if you wandered into your barn one day, lifted maybe a bale of hay, or moved a long-stored sack of potatoes, only to find a car there........"Goodness me, where did that come from!"

Did GT6 ever have the 2500 engine?....obviously its an easy mod, but?


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Old 19 Jan 2017, 18:17 (Ref:3703626)   #233
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Brilliant!
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Old 12 Feb 2017, 21:34 (Ref:3711748)   #234
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Hi, If anyone is interested I am wanting to sell the GT6 now due to having too many projects.....let me know if you are interested in buying it...thanks
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Barn Finds, OR
Take one perfectly preserved for 32 years in period genuine as raced E-type, and destroy it by modifying to comply with F.I.A ideas on how they raced in period.
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Old 27 Apr 2017, 18:06 (Ref:3729517)   #236
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Iain.....didnt sell it......still have it and its coming along nicely!!
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Old 28 Apr 2017, 04:49 (Ref:3729588)   #237
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Great stuff Smudge . I had a lot of phone calls after your advert and also Marcus Pye is very interested in the project . I am sure you will get the car better prepared than we did back in its day . Keep us all informed how it's going . Well done
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