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jon haines

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552 posts

126 months

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Thursday 28th June 2012 quote quote all
I know he is coming but can't remember the deal on him signing things.

mrzigazaga

9,464 posts

45 months

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Thursday 28th June 2012 quote quote all
jon haines said:
I know he is coming but can't remember the deal on him signing things.
I think he will be escorted round by someone with a charity bucket...For putting money in..Blast you just reminded me mate...I forgot to get some clear viynl to go over the signature on the inside of the glovebox...

rev-erend

18,157 posts

164 months

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Friday 29th June 2012 quote quote all
I'm lookin forward to meeting him smile

adam quantrill

6,873 posts

122 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
What a character! Nice bloke and likes a bevvy or two, which kind of suits the car...

taz turbo

523 posts

130 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
^ Ditto.

Quite a character, I had never met him before, really nice chap.

Chris.

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Mr Tank

5,374 posts

155 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
Hi

Olive and Jon Box were so please with the cars, they both have agreed to come again next year if we want them!

What do you all think?

Andy

pwd95

7,572 posts

118 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
Mr Tank said:
Hi

Olive and Jon Box were so please with the cars, they both have agreed to come again next year if we want them!

What do you all think?

Andy
clap Absoflippinlutely. Hope your up for another one next year Andy. Very willing to help out all I can. yes

What you've done this year is just remarkable. bow

P.S. if you need any help keeping your fleet well driven untill your fit enough. thumbup

Mr Tank

5,374 posts

155 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
taz turbo said:
^ Ditto.

Quite a character, I had never met him before, really nice chap.

Chris.
Chris

Oliver and John asked what your BHP was and were a bit surprised that your car had the higest BHP of the cars on the RR!

Great seeing you and the car, please come again next year!

Andy

Mr Tank

5,374 posts

155 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
pwd95 said:
clap Absoflippinlutely. Hope your up for another one next year Andy. Very willing to help out all I can. yes

What you've done this year is just remarkable. bow

P.S. if you need any help keeping your fleet well driven untill your fit enough. thumbup
Wyn

Thanks for the offer but Andy (Mr Sheen) Kerry and Simon are doing that OK they are in fact fighting over who going to drive what, especally the SX.

Andy

hallsie

1,897 posts

100 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
There was someone that managed to get his glove box signed.

And he didnt even have his wedge with him.... genius!!


mrzigazaga

9,464 posts

45 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
I met oliver on the friday evening when i went out to cover delilah..At first i thought it was a guest from the hotel out admiring the wedges..I said good evening to him as he was staring at my wedge smoking a cigarette and nodding..I opened the bonnet to check some fluids and he walked over..Looked in the engine bay and said "Whats that".."You could eat your dinner off that"..He then asked if i like the car..I said "No..I love it".."Her names delilah, Like the song" He laughed and nodded..But i still didnt know who it was...As i opened the drivers door to open the boot he asked if he could just check something???..I said "Of course"..He then proceeded to feel the veener arm rest trim and then said "Cor..They still feel good after all these years"..I did start to wonder if he was a little bit "Whey..Little bit "Woo"..But he then held out his hand and said "Oh im oliver by the way"..He then said " This is a real wedge, Not like them over there"...Pointing at the V8s..hehe..We then went to the bar for a drink and he proceeded to tell us loads of stories from when he worked at lotus and TVR..He is without doubt a true character..Slighty mad and eccentric..loves a drink and a laugh..And tells you how it is..I find it strange how the owners of wedges are very similar to its creator..He is a fascinating chap and i for one would love to see him again..Look what he wrote on ian's glovebox.."Glad you enjoy it..I did"..Top bloke...Ziga

Edited by mrzigazaga on Sunday 1st July 21:27

dixiebabes

2,886 posts

104 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
Great story ziga.

Dix

Wedg1e

24,257 posts

145 months

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Sunday 1st July 2012 quote quote all
hallsie said:
There was someone that managed to get his glove box signed.

And he didnt even have his wedge with him.... genius!!

I was so chuffed I forgot to ask John Box to sign it as well rolleyes

Maybe next year...
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