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Old 6 Nov 2019, 22:51 (Ref:3938963)   #5566
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Hope the crossing is OK- just checked the shipping forecast for Bay of Biscuit..... According to Britney the ferry departed early in an attempt to miss the worst.

Forecast for ‘Wight’ not so bad but don’t think it’s going to be flat calm crossing for all the race trucks waiting at Ouistreham.....

Kwells at the ready!
Done that trip a few times Mike, I think that I can only remember one decent trip in the last 5 years. I first used that route in 1972 an vowed that I would never use it again
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Old 7 Nov 2019, 18:53 (Ref:3939098)   #5567
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Le Mans 66, the movie. Who will watch this one?
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Old 7 Nov 2019, 20:53 (Ref:3939113)   #5568
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Le Mans 66, the movie. Who will watch this one?
Maybe.

Nobody to go with unfortunately so maybe a DVD one.
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Old 7 Nov 2019, 23:53 (Ref:3939137)   #5569
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Well that was the worst crossing for me . I won’t go into detail . Just got home and sure is nice to have a cup of tea and some toast . Full report on the delta tour later . Night all
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Le Mans 66, the movie. Who will watch this one?
There has been a thread going on this one .https://tentenths.com/forum/showthread.php?t=154142

First heard about it a few years ago when it was going to be called
"Go Like hell". And had the producers contact us about some cars for the filming.
But the original story line was dropped & they invented some story about an American car company got an American car racer to design & build an ALL American car to win at LeMans .
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I went to the real Le Mans '66 - the only time I've ever been...
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Old 8 Nov 2019, 09:36 (Ref:3939188)   #5572
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Tanks Tel and Alan. Thought original title was " Ford vs Ferrari" in some countries. I'll go and watch as there are not so many occasions to have a dedicated movie. Just have to find a huge screen like Kinopanorama or Grand Rex in Paris. Starts today! Gentlemen… fasten your seat belts!
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Old 8 Nov 2019, 10:06 (Ref:3939193)   #5573
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That's impressive, judging by the trailers for the film I don't think I'll bother. Looks like atypical US bilge.
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OK the teaser looks a bit like a mix of Le Mans and Days of thunder with some Coke sponsoring. Thats Hollywood, ya no… Anyway I'll go, being no more French won't moan! Esquimaux, chocolats glacés, caramels Dupont d'Isigny, bonbons…
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Any film with a plot revolving around Le Mans has to be good for the sport, even if the plot is far from the truth!
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Old 8 Nov 2019, 14:16 (Ref:3939238)   #5577
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D'accord avec vous, Mike, même si parfois la réalité dépasse la fiction!
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I see the yougsters are getting a cut in their competition costs.....no race licence medicals needed for under 60s from next year........pity its nine years too late for me
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I see the yougsters are getting a cut in their competition costs.....no race licence medicals needed for under 60s from next year........pity its nine years too late for me
Me too lanky. Grrrrrr
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Does that mean you’ve had your renewal form?
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