Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by Benja » Sat Aug 20, 2016 8:56 pm

Great stuff!! Get some photos up of the car then!

At least the car passed scrutineering, it would have been a real pisser after all that if they didn't like yer cage.

Good luck tomorrow, make sure you don't 'do a Beadsmoore' :grin:

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by jonnyfox » Sat Aug 20, 2016 9:44 pm

Good luck tomorrow. Mug the Gayman :mrgreen:
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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by Benja » Sun Aug 21, 2016 8:04 am

For the avoidance of doubt this is 'doing a Beadsmoore'.

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Chris was of fine and the car is on its way back although has taken some time (years).

Good luck today. I found that the results are online here for anybody that's interested :

http://www.resultsman.co.uk/LiveTiming/ ... wnload=907

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by Benja » Sun Aug 21, 2016 8:10 pm

If I'm reading the results right it looks like you had a successful first outing :thumbup:

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by hogarth » Sun Aug 21, 2016 8:11 pm

Wow, that looks serious! ... but glad the driver was unhurt ... it is a very narrow and very fast track!

Couldn't beat the Cayman (who did a PB) Dammmmit ... and I struggled with sport/race traction control modes but I was just glad to be there, Exige shows real promise and I had a great day, lots of good comments on the menacing look of the car!
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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by Muu » Mon Aug 22, 2016 8:04 pm

yeah that looks mega!

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by wesj111 » Mon Aug 22, 2016 8:14 pm

Really pleased you got to run Tony, car looks brilliant :-)

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by Benja » Mon Sep 05, 2016 7:26 am

Were you out again at Shelsley over the weekend Tony?

My Dad mentioned he'd spoken to someone is a white Exige V6, I figured it must have been you!

How did the car go on its second outing..

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by hogarth » Thu Sep 08, 2016 8:51 am

Car went well thanks, still needs a little fettling and desperate for proper soft tyres, but I am out at MIRA on Saturday so that should suit it a little better and also give me some valuable time in the seat! I've got tweaks planned for over the winter so I am hoping to hit the ground running next year!

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Re: Exige 'industrial' roll cage!

Post by tlracer » Mon Oct 03, 2016 9:11 am

Is that yours for sale on racecarsdirect.com?

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