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by GTiJohn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: BMC & Leyland Show, Gaydon - 7th July 2019
Replies: 45
Views: 1194

Re: BMC & Leyland Show, Gaydon - 7th July 2019

Are MG ZR 160's welcome my 214 Sprint is off road now if not working may be able to bring the 160 On the basis that we wouldn't turn away a Concerto, that also doesn't have a Rover badge but is 'in the family', we wouldn't turn a ZR away either. Depending on the colour though, you might stick out a...
by GTiJohn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Bromley Pageant 23rdJune 2019 - CCB Stand invite
Replies: 11
Views: 305

Re: Bromley Pageant 23rdJune 2019 - CCB Stand invite

The organisers have asked that on the day owners are to be back with their cars by 1.45pm at the latest ready to go into the arena :D Do we have to stay a certain length of time? Was planning to bring the BRM down but I need to be away early afternoon to pick up my partner from the station. I imagi...
by GTiJohn
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: BMC & Leyland Show, Gaydon - 7th July 2019
Replies: 45
Views: 1194

Re: BMC & Leyland Show, Gaydon - 7th July 2019

After 3 years in hibernation the sectioned-show car has emerged for a bit of TLC prior to display in the museum for the duration of the weekend of the show. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48109452098_6d1b274342_k.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48109406871_f28d6182b1_k.jpg https://live....
by GTiJohn
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Rover 211 New Owner
Replies: 3
Views: 76

Re: Rover 211 New Owner

b.davidson wrote:
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:49 pm
Hope to put on a set of alloys off a 216 Cabriolet
You might need to inform your insurance company if you do.

:welcome
by GTiJohn
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Rover Revivals Revival
Replies: 101
Views: 3938

Re: Rover Revivals Revival

In for a well deserved spruce up - new bushes, engine mounts, rear dampers - and a bit of rust removal - sills, filler neck - so it's ready for another 25 years :clapping

It'll be back for the 30th anniversary bash at Gaydon, won't it Craig?! :wink3
by GTiJohn
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Bodywork & Detailing
Topic: Cabrio rear window
Replies: 7
Views: 146

Re: Cabrio rear window

This video should help - about 11.40in

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nslNea-mwY&t=1297s
by GTiJohn
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Announcements and Information
Topic: Rover 200 30th Anniversay Artwork now available
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Rover 200 30th Anniversay Artwork now available

The Owners Club has commissioned this unique artwork from Russell Wallis. The image shows the Rover 216GSi featured in the TV launch advert "The Graduate". https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48065638476_13423909b5_b.jpg and with one of the alternative backgrounds... https://live.staticflickr.com/65...
by GTiJohn
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019
Replies: 53
Views: 1903

Re: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019

itcaptainslow wrote:
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:27 pm
Excellent, I’ll have to grab a copy. Are we likely to have a stand at the November NEC show?
Yip - a 5 car one ! :clapping
by GTiJohn
Wed Jun 12, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019
Replies: 53
Views: 1903

Re: Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show, with Discovery 22-24 March 2019

It's taken a little while but the work put in by many club members on Richard Gunn's 216SLi on the stand has finally made it into print :clapping https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48049153367_f24415e8d0_k.jpg Richard ends the full page article by saying that "..the club has inspired me to carry on...
by GTiJohn
Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Bromley Pageant 23rdJune 2019 - CCB Stand invite
Replies: 11
Views: 305

Re: Bromley Pageant 23rdJune 2019 - CCB Stand invite

The organisers have asked that on the day owners are to be back with their cars by 1.45pm at the latest ready to go into the arena :D
by GTiJohn
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: Bromley Pageant 23rdJune 2019 - CCB Stand invite
Replies: 11
Views: 305

Re: Bromley Pageant 23rdJune 2019 - CCB Stand invite

Tickets should be sent out in the next couple of days to those who provided their details :D
by GTiJohn
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 10
Views: 269

Re: Introduction

Hello from Greece! There are two Rovers in my family. Our 414GSi since January 1993 and my aunt's 214GSi since December 1992. I hope we keep it for many years, at least the 414. 312.000 km on the same engine and still runs nice and I enjoy to ride it. I came here to derive some useful information a...
by GTiJohn
Fri Jun 07, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Newbie here from RT
Replies: 6
Views: 320

Re: Newbie here from RT

:welcome

Hopefully you can find what you want here :D
by GTiJohn
Fri Jun 07, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Events and Meetings
Topic: BMC & Leyland Show, Gaydon - 7th July 2019
Replies: 45
Views: 1194

Re: BMC & Leyland Show, Gaydon - 7th July 2019

Club members should have now received this email Dear Club Member The museum have advised us that as a club we will be entitled to a limited number of free tickets for this event (this will be a pass giving you the driver, your club car, plus one passenger entry to the show and museum). Please note ...