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AngloCars 2017: An iconic showcase of veteran cars in Chile

Author: Sonia Tuesday, 12 December 2017

AngloCars 2017: An iconic showcase of veteran cars in Chile
More than 5,000 people attended ANGLOCARS 2017, the 4th Contest of Collectable Veteran Cars at the San Cristobal Polo Club in Santiago, Chile on the 2nd and 3rd of December.

Over 120 classics took part of the concourse of elegance and the winners were chosen by a panel of expert judges following the regulations of the International Federation of Veteran Vehicles (FIVA), led by Alec E. Daly, Ambassador FIVA to South America.

AngloCars has been carried out in Chile since 2014 organised by the Chilean Veteran Cars Club (CAACh) in conjunction with The British Fire Foundation a registered charity that supports the voluntary work of The British Fire & Rescue Company in Santiago, whose Honorary Member is HRH The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, who, during his last visit to Chile presented the trophy "Best of Show", which is the maximum distinction that a veteran car that participates in this contest can obtain.

This year the "Best of Show" was awarded to an Alfa Romeo 1900 SS Zagato (1958), presented by the Museum Jedimar, linked to the renowned entrepreneur Jesús Díez. This distinguished award was presented by David Gardner, Trade Director of the British Embassy in Chile. The People´s Choice was awarded to a Ford GT-40. Other awards: Class C (Vintage) to a Pierce Arrow 488 Touring 7 seats 1917, Class D (Post Vintage) to Lagonda Le Mans Racer 1938, Class E (Post War) Mercedes Be-300 SL Gullwing 1956; Class F (Classic) Aston Martin DB6 1967 and  Class G to a Jaguar XKE DropHead Coupe s.3 1973.
Furthermore, Barry Meguiar a renown presenter of the Discovery’s TV Series Car Crazy presented The Meguiar’s Award to Best Painting to a Cadillac Sedan 1955.
      
   

1962 Daimler SP 250 RaceCar For Sale Soon WW 2 Classics

Author: Michael Thursday, 30 November 2017

1962 Daimler SP 250 RaceCar For Sale Soon WW 2 Classics

RACE HISTORY USA/CANADA/AUSTRALIA, PHOENIX FIRE SYSTEM, FULL ROLL CAGE WITH SIDE PROTECTION, 4 WHEEL DISC BRAKES, 15" PANASPORTS WITH NEW YOKAHAMA RACE TIRES, ALL STAINLESS STEEL BRAIDED FUEL & OIL LINES, MOCAL, REMOTE OIL FILTER & OIL COOLER, SCORCHER (V8 Race Car) ELECTRONIC IGNITION DISTRIBUTOR, DUAL TWO 1 ¾” SU CARBS WITH VELOCITY STACKS, ELECTRIC FAN, UPRATED DUAL BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER, URETHENE SUSPENSION BUSHINGS, STRENGTHENED CHASSIS, ORIGINAL WINDSCREEN REMOVED FOR RACING TYPE,NEW RACING MIRRORS SIDE & REAR.

ENGINE RE-BUILT & BALANCED ENGINE 2011-2014 BY CLASSIC CAR CLINIC/CNJ MOTOR SPORT QLD, NEW CP CUSTOM PISTONS 10:1, CRACK TEST & PRESSURE TEST BOTH CYLINDER HEADS, DYNO RACE TUNED AFTER REBUILD BY CNJ MOTOR SPORT, SPENT OVER AUD $28,000:00 IN 2012/2016.

ENGINE - Fresh (USA) build by MMS Motorsports ) Bored .030 over, J&E 11:1 custom pistons, Carillo rods, reground Schneider Cam, remote oil filter and oil cooler.
CHASSIS - MG steering rack, Speedway Engineering adjustable front bar, hemi joints and nylon bushings, Koni shocks - 4 link rear suspensions with leaf spring slider (!!!) - Production four wheel disk brakes with racing dual master cylinder and adjustable proportioning.
BODY - NASCAR Type roll structure with full door beams and rear hoop to protect fuel cell, on board fire system, doors pinned. Driver Mike Vehicle in Australia.
   
   

just a few picture's

Author: Karel Vermeer Sunday, 22 October 2017

just a few pictures
an old Ford garage in La Chatre (FR). Citroen HY, a Daf army truck, Skoda, Vauxhall, Jaguar and a Ford Capri.
      
   

classic cars at Boskoop

Author: Karel Vermeer Sunday, 08 October 2017

classic cars at Boskoop

about 2 weeks agom a classic car show was held in Botkoop (NL).

a few of the cars Volvo, Jaguar, Panhard Messeschmitt, Lamborghini, Fiat and a Pontiac.

 

      
   

Mystery Lancia

Author: Steve Bousfield Friday, 29 September 2017

Mystery Lancia
Here is another version, sent to me by Paul Jaray of the 1948 Lancia Aprilia by Boneschi
   

RedeX Oil Additive.(Wayne V Myers Co. Ltd.)

Author: Laurens Wednesday, 06 September 2017

I have been researching the RedeX product and Wayne Vernon Myers background for the past 12 months.
Is it possible that someone in the Post War Classic world can respond to the following questions?
Did they work for Wayne V Myers Co Ltd?
Who made the RedeX instruments?
Where was RedeX made?
Any information will be gratefully received.

   

VW Typ3 1600 A

Author: Harry Monday, 04 September 2017

VW Typ3 1600 A
This VW Typ3 1600A is the first Typ3 with 12 Volt.
The 1966 VW is my from 1983 to today.
 
   

Saab 900 GLi 1983

Author: Harry Monday, 04 September 2017

Saab 900 GLi 1983
The Saab 900 Sedan have 2 Ltr. Engine with Injektion
 
   

What happened to the Bergen's DKW Museum

Author: J.Terpstra Wednesday, 23 August 2017

What happened to the Bergens DKW Museum
Hereby the photo I made at the Dutch DKW Collection, now in Germany.
Greetings, J.Terpstra

   

Monterey Car week photos

Author: Steve Kupferman Monday, 21 August 2017

Monterey Car week photos
Here's some photos from car week here in Monterey. Although the car shows and auctions have become a big part we still go racing at the Monterey Motorsports Reunion (formerly the Monterey Historics). This include my Bobsy SR4 Sportsracer (#334), and a few cars seen at the Small Car Show in Pacific Grove
cheers
steve kupferman  
     
   

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