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by motorsportjohn
Thu May 26, 2016 11:54 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Davrian at Castle Combe 23rd July - cancelled
Replies: 0
Views: 4090

Davrian at Castle Combe 23rd July - cancelled

Unfortunately, I have only found out today (19/07/16) that due to oversubscription, I do not have an entry in this Saturday's Dick Mayo sprint at Castle Combe
by motorsportjohn
Wed May 25, 2016 8:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Davrian marque
Replies: 22
Views: 11771

Re: 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Davrian marque

I received confirmation from Tim Duffee this evening that he is keen to be actively involved with the celebrations and we will be aimng for a club display.

I look forward to seeing many of you at Castle Combe in 2017.
by motorsportjohn
Wed May 25, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Davrian Marque
Topic: Davrian 50th anniversary celebrations in 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 3673

Davrian 50th anniversary celebrations in 2017

See "Events" for details of the proposed 50th anniversary celebration planned with the support of Tim and Rhodri Duffee for September 2017.
by motorsportjohn
Wed May 25, 2016 12:23 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Davrian marque
Replies: 22
Views: 11771

Re: 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Davrian marque

I will discuss this further with Tim and Rhodri - It was Rhodri's idea and I believe the thought was that we could form a Darrian/Davrian display area.
I will call Tim tonight to get his thoughts.
by motorsportjohn
Sun May 22, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Davrian marque
Replies: 22
Views: 11771

50th Anniversary Celebration of the Davrian marque

Plans are forming to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Davrian at the Castle Combe Rally Day which takes place in September 2017.

If you are interested in joining in, please contact me at new_dav_reg@compuserve.com.

I look forward to hearing back from you all.
by motorsportjohn
Tue Mar 22, 2016 8:08 am
Forum: Davrian Marque
Topic: Tyre sizes?
Replies: 7
Views: 3177

Re: Tyre sizes?

I have been running A048Rs (205-60-13) as road-going Davrian running in the modified production class (so still usable) for many years now with no problem. I did discuss the issue of tyres on the Yokohama stand at the Autosport Show and I seem to remember that they suggested that until they bring ou...
by motorsportjohn
Tue Jul 21, 2015 6:52 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: John Rawlins at Castle Combe
Replies: 4
Views: 2590

John Rawlins at Castle Combe

If anyone is interested in coming along, I will be competing at Castle Combe on Saturday 25th July.

Hoping to see you there.
by motorsportjohn
Wed Apr 30, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Davrians at Lydden
Replies: 1
Views: 1370

Davrians at Lydden

Ken Banks and John Rawlins (if the engine holds together) should be out at Lydden on Saturday 10th May.

We look forward to seeing you there!
by motorsportjohn
Thu Mar 13, 2014 8:41 pm
Forum: Surviving Cars
Topic: Does anyone lay claim to building this mk 5
Replies: 9
Views: 6249

Re: Does anyone lay claim to building this mk 5

Details of this car from the NDR records are:

UUW 70M
DI/5/5056

Previous Owners:
T.C.Harper, Paul Woolgar and Nigel Sutton
by motorsportjohn
Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:23 pm
Forum: Davrian Marque
Topic: Hello
Replies: 8
Views: 4338

Re: Hello

You mentioned that you may wish to use the car for competition so be aware that, if you are intending to sprint or hillclimb the car, fitting an engine not listed as originally fitted to the car will force you to run in Sports Libre, rather than the Modified Specialist Production Class so the car's ...