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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2019 10:14 pm 
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Really enjoyable event. It’s vast!

Great to meet up and chat with some members too.


That’s my Effing number plate :bang: :twisted: :x:


Is? / Was? / Needs To Be? (delete as appropriate)

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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2019 10:46 pm 
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Carrera RSR wrote:
SimonJazz wrote:
Really enjoyable event. It’s vast!

Great to meet up and chat with some members too.


That’s my Effing number plate :bang: :twisted: :x:

I assumed that was not the actual plate for that car but a DVLA check shows it is indeed registered to a white 1980 Porsche of 1984cc

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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:15 am 
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Nige wrote:
Carrera RSR wrote:
SimonJazz wrote:
Really enjoyable event. It’s vast!

Great to meet up and chat with some members too.


That’s my Effing number plate :bang: :twisted: :x:

I assumed that was not the actual plate for that car but a DVLA check shows it is indeed registered to a white 1980 Porsche of 1984cc


I requested DVLA release that exact plate as it had never been used in the past. They agreed to do so but would not sell it to me directly. Instead they added it to an online auction and suggested I bid for it. I placed the bid near the ending time and was gazumped by the exact same bid moments before mine was confirmed. There was no time for me to place a new higher bid. I lost it. Would have been £320 plus transfer fee. The plate was offered for sale some time later for circa £4k by a plate dealer. Newcastle OPC (iirc) built that turbo and bought the plate from the dealer....... hurts me more as its on a white/red turbo.

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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:19 am 
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Carrera RSR wrote:
Nige wrote:
Carrera RSR wrote:
SimonJazz wrote:
Really enjoyable event. It’s vast!

Great to meet up and chat with some members too.


That’s my Effing number plate :bang: :twisted: :x:

I assumed that was not the actual plate for that car but a DVLA check shows it is indeed registered to a white 1980 Porsche of 1984cc


I requested DVLA release that exact plate as it had never been used in the past. They agreed to do so but would not sell it to me directly. Instead they added it to an online auction and suggested I bid for it. I placed the bid near the ending time and was gazumped by the exact same bid moments before mine was confirmed. There was no time for me to place a new higher bid. I lost it. Would have been £320 plus transfer fee. The plate was offered for sale some time later for circa £4k by a plate dealer. Newcastle OPC (iirc) built that turbo and bought the plate from the dealer....... hurts me more as its on a white/red turbo.


That's appalling. That's a 1250% profit.

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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:21 pm 
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althejazzman wrote:
Carrera RSR wrote:
Nige wrote:
Carrera RSR wrote:
SimonJazz wrote:
Really enjoyable event. It’s vast!

Great to meet up and chat with some members too.


That’s my Effing number plate :bang: :twisted: :x:

I assumed that was not the actual plate for that car but a DVLA check shows it is indeed registered to a white 1980 Porsche of 1984cc


I requested DVLA release that exact plate as it had never been used in the past. They agreed to do so but would not sell it to me directly. Instead they added it to an online auction and suggested I bid for it. I placed the bid near the ending time and was gazumped by the exact same bid moments before mine was confirmed. There was no time for me to place a new higher bid. I lost it. Would have been £320 plus transfer fee. The plate was offered for sale some time later for circa £4k by a plate dealer. Newcastle OPC (iirc) built that turbo and bought the plate from the dealer....... hurts me more as its on a white/red turbo.


That's appalling. That's a 1250% profit.


Its business. The plate dealer got a bargain. No idea what OPC paid. Probably not £4k

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1979 924 Turbo Series 1 - Alpine White & Guards Red 10yrs owned and counting
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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:05 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:18 pm 
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common as muck those red and white turbos

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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Sat Oct 12, 2019 11:08 pm 
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pete wrote:
common as muck those red and white turbos


Nah, the coach is a 9.8 litre normally aspirated van engine.

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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:17 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble - 6th October
PostPosted: Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:23 am 
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