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Re: Dorset and Somerset 2020 Meet Sunday 6th September: Shaftesbury to Wilton/Shaftesbury

Post by Humane-Hobgoblin » Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:34 pm

MARKTHOMASBRAND wrote:Given that the MX-5 was the least powerful car @ the meet how do you think it compared to the RX8s in terms of straight line performance :?:
I was quite surprised how quick it was! When I was behind you and Azam gave it boot full you weren’t far behind! Obviously I was always in the wrong gear....


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Re: Dorset and Somerset 2020 Meet Sunday 6th September: Shaftesbury to Wilton/Shaftesbury

Post by MARKTHOMASBRAND » Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:38 pm

Cheers for the honest reply Dan :thumleft:

It has 181 bhp @ the flywheel but obviously has a weight advantage :P
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Re: Dorset and Somerset 2020 Meet Sunday 6th September: Shaftesbury to Wilton/Shaftesbury

Post by ChrisHolmes » Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:42 pm

MARKTHOMASBRAND wrote:
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Cheers for the honest reply Dan :thumleft:

It has 181 bhp @ the flywheel but obviously has a weight advantage :P
Even with you in the car Mark!
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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:46 pm

I think it's a fast little car Mark and you had no problem.
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Post by GreySilver Beast » Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:58 pm

I felt your car was quicker with the Roof Closed Mark :thumleft:
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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:58 pm

So some pictures from the first stop off point in Salisbury.. :) :thumleft: =D>
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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:55 pm

So some pictures taken at Wilton .. :thumright: :) =D>
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Post by GreySilver Beast » Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:03 am

First post has been updated with a picture of the row of Dorset Meet Cars :thumleft:

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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Tue Sep 29, 2020 8:55 pm

Just a bit of an update Guys and girls...... At the moment with the current Covid situation, we are just holding off again on any meets as you can understand... Will get back to you .. :thumleft:
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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:35 pm

Since our meets are on hold atm... Just thought Id post a random picture from a previous meet..... That was Callums car with Matts in the background.
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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:36 pm

btw , does callums car look like it has a sunroof?
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Post by Humane-Hobgoblin » Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:52 am

CLOVERLEAF159 wrote:btw , does callums car look like it has a sunroof?
It looks like it?


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Post by GreySilver Beast » Tue Oct 20, 2020 6:01 pm

You can see the sun shining on the Headrests :thumright:
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Post by MARKTHOMASBRAND » Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:06 am

Hope all you guys in the South West are ok :thumleft:

Looking forward to the next Meet 8)

Will be nice when we can get back to normal & all sit down together for a proper pub lunch =P~
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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Wed Nov 18, 2020 12:29 pm

MARKTHOMASBRAND wrote:Hope all you guys in the South West are ok :thumleft:

Looking forward to the next Meet 8)

Will be nice when we can get back to normal & all sit down together for a proper pub lunch =P~
Yeah it certainly will be.
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Post by Humane-Hobgoblin » Mon Dec 14, 2020 8:41 am

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Had a cheeky little impromptu Dorset meet up down Swanage yesterday with Steve aka Nightfire!


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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Mon Dec 14, 2020 10:37 am

Expect a full write up on this Dan. Don't forget to thank Steve for making it and some more pictures.

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CLOVERLEAF159 wrote:Expect a full write up on this Dan. Don't forget to thank Steve for making it and some more pictures. Image

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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Mon Dec 14, 2020 12:08 pm

Lol. . Oh OK then. Let you off.

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REMINDER DUE TO CURRENT LOCKDOWN RULES


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Post by CLOVERLEAF159 » Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:55 pm

Wow. Amazing. She was so little when she started coming to the meets as well.

Bravo. My ice cream sharing partner in crime.

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