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by Cthomas
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Rover Revivals Revival
Replies: 247
Views: 38014

Re: Rover Revivals Revival

RoverRevival wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:07 pm
We are mot racist, can store any car and we have access to Numerous couriers that can do door to door.

Ask Kevin nicely, he’s coming up from Cambridge soon.
All my cars are now mot’d and on the road. To rent a garage in Kent is £50 to £75 a month.
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: Rover 216 vdp sd3 project
Replies: 19
Views: 1582

Re: Rover 216 vdp sd3 project

220 GSi turbo wrote:
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:13 pm
I have heard that a perfect match for the original headlining used on Maestro and Montego (and therefore probably on contemporary 200 and 800 ranges) is no longer available, but Woolies can supply a fairly close alternative.
That’s good to know
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 23, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: Rover 216 vdp sd3 project
Replies: 19
Views: 1582

Re: Rover 216 vdp sd3 project

Done the headlining today but the material is the wrong colour. It did come with the car
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 23, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Rover Revivals Revival
Replies: 247
Views: 38014

Re: Rover Revivals Revival

If only you wascloser I could do with storing one of my cars but not the rover 😂
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 23, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: 8th BL Rally, Milton Keynes Museum - Sun Sept 27th 2020
Replies: 49
Views: 4464

Re: 8th BL Rally, Milton Keynes Museum - Sun Sept 27th 2020

1. GTi John
2. prepace
3. Montegoman
4. 220 GSi turbo
5. Paul_1978
6. Palio (416GSi auto)
7 .Bigmatt 1975 ( hopefully out of local lockdown )
8. Mr Teddy Bear 216 SLi
9. N1tr0_9
10. Cthomas
11. Johnny Swann
12. Jonno1237
13. MHadley98
by Cthomas
Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: 8th BL Rally, Milton Keynes Museum - Sun Sept 27th 2020
Replies: 49
Views: 4464

Re: 8th BL Rally, Milton Keynes Museum - Sun Sept 27th 2020

We’ll be coming to this

1. GTi John
2. prepace
3. Montegoman
4. 220 GSi turbo
5. Paul_1978
6. Palio (416GSi auto)
7 .Bigmatt 1975 ( hopefully out of local lockdown )
8. Mr Teddy Bear 216 SLi
9. N1tr0_9
10. Cthomas
by Cthomas
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?
Replies: 44
Views: 4626

Re: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?

It’s nice to see that people have seen this sd3 with this big mileage and know that we as a club keep them alive.
by Cthomas
Sat Sep 19, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: Bubble turbo
Replies: 42
Views: 3010

Re: Bubble turbo

GTiJohn wrote:
Sat Sep 19, 2020 6:52 pm
Wow! That's a lot of work :clapping
You need to see the rest of the work James has done to a high spec 🤪
by Cthomas
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Rover Revivals Revival
Replies: 247
Views: 38014

Re: Rover Revivals Revival

Loads bigger 😱😱😱
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?
Replies: 44
Views: 4626

Re: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?

I’m happy to collect it take it on as a keeper/daily driver. I can collect it at any point. I can aframe it and have been talking to the misses about the show today.
Then collect parts for nec show next year.
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?
Replies: 44
Views: 4626

Re: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?

GTiJohn wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:59 am
Offers of help are very welcome and probably necessary !

I'm expecting to discuss more details with Beechwood today and work out an initial plan.

More soon :cool

Keep us posted
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?
Replies: 44
Views: 4626

Re: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?

I’m would be happy to own it and keep it in the club. Could get bits together for the show next year and could use it plus keep updates of using it over the year in magazine/YouTube. Do we have to pay beechwood for it? I’m always looking on eBay for bits for my sd3 I could do any welding to it over ...
by Cthomas
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:27 am
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?
Replies: 44
Views: 4626

Re: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?

I’m up to help save the sd3 and to work on it. I worked at a Austin rover dealers in the late 80’s/90’s.
I’ve got some sd3 spares also
by Cthomas
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Rover 200 and 400 Chat
Topic: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?
Replies: 44
Views: 4626

Re: 1987 Rover 216S Scrappage Scheme Victim/Rescue?

It’s done 10000 to 12000 miles per year
by Cthomas
Sun Sep 13, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Project Cars
Topic: 420GSI tourer mini restoration
Replies: 45
Views: 3434

Re: 420GSI tourer mini restoration

Nice to see you here James. I’ve watched the sd1 police car on Matt’s YouTube Yes that was a result. He also did a road test of this car. Was talking to Matt this morning about both drive tests. He collected strut tops for the Alfa 145. When are you getting back on the diesel sd1? Looking forward t...