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Post  errrolsfriend on Tue Mar 10, 2009 10:00 am


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Post  Martin & Nettie on Tue Mar 10, 2009 4:11 pm

Is that a Scamp Owners Club sticker?
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Post  Mk3rob on Tue Mar 10, 2009 4:37 pm

Located just above Berwick on Tweed.

Blimey they're coming out of the woodwork (scrapyard) up there.
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Post  tard on Tue Mar 10, 2009 7:36 pm

says logbook still has donor car listed on it.

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Post  errrolsfriend on Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:48 pm

I did wonder where Eyemouth (0/10 for spelling or memory) was - now if it had been Exmouth........ (for all us poor southeners)

Reckon thats the big "S" on the side panel



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Post  johnonthetyne on Wed Mar 11, 2009 12:15 am

its on the coast just over the border into scotland.
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Post  Rum Tum Tugger on Wed Mar 11, 2009 7:21 am

That is indeed a Club sticker on the side. I love you Can't see which one it is: IIRC the original one just said "Scamp Owners Club" at the bottom, another commemorated the Club's 30th anniversary, don't know if there were any others.
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Post  TRR Motorsport on Wed Mar 11, 2009 11:26 am

Sod the Scamp look at the 3 door Chav'ette in the background.

HSR project anyone?
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Post  Jono on Wed Mar 11, 2009 11:26 am

TRR Motorsport wrote:Sod the Scamp look at the 3 door Chav'ette in the background.

HSR project anyone?

...glad it wasn't just me !! Very Happy
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Post  tard on Wed Mar 11, 2009 6:12 pm

There is a tax exempt viva HC in my dads garden waiting for me to restore. Vauxhall didn't get it right again untill the mk2 cav sri.

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Post  TRR Motorsport on Thu Mar 12, 2009 12:52 pm

tard wrote:There is a tax exempt viva HC in my dads garden waiting for me to restore. Vauxhall didn't get it right again untill the mk2 cav sri.

You're forgetting such classics like the Magnum, Chevette HS & HSR, MK1 Chavalier Coupe (Opel Manta) and the Royale Coupe (Opel Monza). And of course the MK1 Astra GTE! Very Happy

Halcyon days! pirat
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Post  tard on Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:57 pm

The magnum was a viva, along with the droop snoot. the only good thing about the others is the redtop engine can go in a viva using the manta gearbox. Twisted Evil

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Post  Rum Tum Tugger on Sun Mar 22, 2009 1:36 pm

It's turned up again, a bit further South.

PEDANT ALERT
"Registered 1 Jan 1973" would be suffix L, and (unless I am mistaken, which is quite possible) miss out on tax exemption by 1 day. However the original description said "TAX EXEMPT NUMBER BOP***K".
scratchchin Either way it would be the donor's registration as Mk2s came later.
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Post  TRR Motorsport on Mon Mar 23, 2009 1:07 pm

tard wrote:The magnum was a viva, along with the droop snoot.

Yeah, I knew that already but wounldn't class a Viva in the save league as a 2.3 Magnum. pirat
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