NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

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NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#1 Post by 220 GSi turbo » Fri Jun 08, 2018 1:47 pm

LANCASTER INSURANCE CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW, WITH DISCOVERY

Friday 9 - Sunday 11 November 2018 ¦ The NEC Birmingham

I have just received our stand offer, so we can start making some plans :)

Hall: Hall 4, Stand number: 4-552

Width: 5m, Depth: 12m, Area: 60sqm

Pillar/ irregular stand shape: No

We share an island with the Rover P4 Drivers' Guild, the 75 and ZT Owners' Club, and..........the Oxford Universities Motorsport Federation (????)
The Rover Sports Register is just behind us.

This year's theme is "Built to Last" (so no K-series cars on our stand, then :mouthshut :laughing2 )

If anybody is interested in displaying their car (needs to be delivered to the NEC on Thursday 8th November, then cannot be removed until after 6pm on Sunday 11th November) please let me know. (You will need to be a paid-up member at the time of the show). We will also of course publish this in The Viking, to give non-forum members a chance to get involved.
I would particularly like to display a car that has covered a very high mileage (150k upwards?) and that remains in good condition.
1995 220GSi Turbo: owned for 18 years
1994 216SLi
2000 25GTi

Daily: ZR Trophy TD

Previously: 216 Coupe L887PTR(1993-95) 214SLi N219EPO(1995-96) 420GSi Turbo L955UKV(1997-2004) 214SEi M884BMR(2004-11) 420GSi Tourer M650XEX(2005-6) 214 SEi M103BCW(2011-12)

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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#2 Post by Hammond » Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:44 pm

Excellent news! Put me down as helper for a day, will let you know which one later when you ask for help.

As always my GTi is available with a built to last engine but only a quarter of that mileage :laughing2 (offer is there in case no one else can but hopefully there'll be more than enough volunteers!)
Current:
416GTi Auto 'Diamond White' (J reg)
MGF 1.8 VVC Freestyle 'Solar Red'

Previous:
216GSi Auto 'Gold' (H397 HUD)
414Si 'Ocean Blue' (R478 AHJ) Bubble
414SEi 'Bermuda Blue' (V52 VFL) Bubble
214SEi 'Nightfire Red' (M755 SVR)
214i Sprint 'Flame Red' (M726 JOH)

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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#3 Post by 1234dist » Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:16 pm

Might put the black coupe up...


More of a built at last kind of vibe....*laughs*
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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#4 Post by StubbornPatriot » Fri Jun 08, 2018 10:57 pm

Damn, 224,000 mile Trusty won't be ready in time - but that will have to be rebuilt to last, hopefully.
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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#5 Post by prepace » Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:24 am

I'll be happy to help out for a day :)

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#6 Post by GTiJohn » Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:28 am

Excellent news :D

Lots of opportunity for some lateral thinking on this one :laughing2
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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#7 Post by Paul_1978_yorks » Sat Jun 09, 2018 12:06 pm

Quentin has got to be a candidate for this with his high milers! Local too!
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2005 Volvo V50 1.8 Sport
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1994-M BRG 214 SEi
1995-N Silver 214 SEi
1995-N Nightfire Red 214 SEi
1995-M Silver 216 SLi
1993-K Caribbean Blue 216 Cabriolet
1990-G White 416 GSi
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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#8 Post by SD3Viking » Mon Jun 18, 2018 9:41 pm

I can volunteer my Mk1 if variety is what you need!
'88 Rover 213 SE Auto

Also in the garage:
'73 Austin 1300 GT
'86 Porsche 924S
'14 Dacia Logan MCV

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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#9 Post by bigmatt1975 » Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:53 pm

Not High Mileage , but non rusty ,so built to last ,Fancy my 1991 416 GSi Azure Blue ?

I think a good friend of mine has a high mileage HHR , (Club Member too )


Matt :)

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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#10 Post by Marthubb » Tue Jul 03, 2018 11:34 pm

I've got our newly acquired gold rover 25 w reg. If you want it.

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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#11 Post by 220 GSi turbo » Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:46 pm

Keep the offers coming in, folks.......we discussed a few ideas at Gaydon on Sunday but nothing has been fixed yet.

We would be very interested in any race-prepared cars that might be available for the weekend (even better if they have actually completed a race or two! :wink3 )

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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#12 Post by bigmatt1975 » Mon Oct 29, 2018 1:06 am

Hi
Is there a discount bring offered by the NEC
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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#13 Post by montegoman » Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:44 am

If you look in the club magazine you will see an advert for the show with a discount ticket offer. Alternatively, if you go to the members only area of our website you will find a similar offer.
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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#14 Post by celica1600gt » Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:35 pm

catch you guys there over the weekend on the stand and have a chat. i have a mr2 mk1 there as well as manning the toyota enthusiast club stand , busy weekend .

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Re: NEC 2018 (Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, with Discovery)

#15 Post by 220 GSi turbo » Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:48 pm

Less than a week to go :)

Our line-up will be:

216 GTi Challenge car
216 GSi with 186k on the clock (1990 model)
213 SE
Streetwise

If you are visiting the show, we would be pleased to see you!

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