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by John Clarke
Mon Jan 18, 2021 8:58 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: supersports
Replies: 26
Views: 1042

Re: supersports

6328 for sale here in Australia. Still red, still RHD and hasn't left the shores where first delivered by the factory. Added bonus of factory fitted slippy diff. All fine here, thanks for asking. No corona virus here since April 2000 but Perth IS the most isolated city in the world!! https://www.mor...
by John Clarke
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: supersports
Replies: 26
Views: 1042

Re: supersports

All this talk about is it or is it not a Super Sports, Ken Hill went to the factory and waded through all the records. He listed them below and I use the list as my bible to decide whether a Mog is or is not a Super Sports. If a car is not on this list. it is not a Super Sports.....simples. //live.s...
by John Clarke
Wed Jun 17, 2020 5:39 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: 1966 Le Mans Morgan +4
Replies: 29
Views: 6270

Re: 1966 Le Mans Morgan +4

Hi Andy Sorry about the year error - now corrected. I guess the 7 Le Mans entries being referred to are 1961 Morgan +4 TOK Lawrence/Shapherd-Barron 1962 Morgan +4 TOK Lawrence/Shepherd-Barron 1963 Deep Sanderson 301 Lawrence/Spender 1964 Deep Sanderson 301 Lawrence/Spice/Braithwaite 1964 Deep Sander...
by John Clarke
Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Series I Morgans
Topic: 1938 Donington TT Amazing Footage
Replies: 2
Views: 3064

Re: 1938 Donington TT Amazing Footage

Wonderful footage..looks even better on my 'large screen' smart tv! Thanks Simon.

Cheers
john 8-)
by John Clarke
Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: 1966 Le Mans Morgan +4
Replies: 29
Views: 6270

Re: 1966 Le Mans Morgan +4

Oo err. A good read about Chris Lawrence. For those without the time to wade through his article, the salient part Andy is referring to is: Clive Richardson wrote in Motorsport May 1974 "In the sixties too Lawrence built the sleek SLR bodyshell for use on Triumph or Morgan chassis and ran one for on...
by John Clarke
Thu Apr 09, 2020 4:26 am
Forum: Series I Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan 4-4 Entries
Replies: 1
Views: 1014

Re: LMC 2020 Morgan 4-4 Entries

. . Great shame but the inevitable has happened. LMC 2020 is cancelled https://www.lemansclassic.com/language/en/home/ There will be a new LMC in July 2021 to look forward to and cars entered for 2020 can carry forward their entry......but will the cars and drivers still be running in 15 months time...
by John Clarke
Thu Apr 09, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries
Replies: 18
Views: 3091

Re: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries

Le Mans Classic 2020 will not happen OFFICIAL https://www.lemansclassic.com/language/en/home/ Refunds for competitors will be available after LMC return to work but a 10% charge will be made. Spectators also may (try) and get their money back but no information whether it will be in full or not.......
by John Clarke
Mon Mar 23, 2020 6:26 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries
Replies: 18
Views: 3091

Re: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries

LMC has published list 4 ..... will this be the last entry list? and more importantly will LMC still go ahead?

https://www.lemansclassic.com/wp-conten ... -entry.pdf

Keep safe
cheers

john
8-)
by John Clarke
Fri Feb 21, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries
Replies: 18
Views: 3091

Re: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries

That's great Jochem...are there any other Morgan's on the reserve list?
cheers
john
8-)
by John Clarke
Tue Feb 18, 2020 9:34 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries
Replies: 18
Views: 3091

Re: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries

List no 3 of entries is now available see

https://www.lemansclassic.com/wp-conten ... %A9s_3.pdf

No change to Morgans as far as I can see.

cheers
john
8-)
by John Clarke
Sun Feb 02, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: On track
Topic: Bentley Win Bathurst 12 hour 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 605

Bentley Win Bathurst 12 hour 2020

Bentley won today a thrilling 12 hour race at Mount Panorama. The race was not without incident with wild life holding up qualifying! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49476573357_25d294168c_c.jpg This doesn't happen very often at Snetterton! After many attempts to win the race the Bentley Contine...
by John Clarke
Sat Feb 01, 2020 5:28 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries
Replies: 18
Views: 3091

Re: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries

Issue 2 of LMC accepted entries now issued - no change to Morgan entries...... yet?

https://www.lemansclassic.com/wp-conten ... -entry.pdf

Fingers crossed for Issue 3.

cheers
john
8-)
by John Clarke
Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Series I Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan 4-4 Entries
Replies: 1
Views: 1014

LMC 2020 Morgan 4-4 Entries

Four Series 1 Morgans have been accepted to Le Mans Classic 2020 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49458270601_1451f9567f_c.jpg In addition to the above three Morgans, they are joined by Adrian's very special Morgan. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49458327293_ff8297f6a0_c.jpg The entry list i...
by John Clarke
Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries
Replies: 18
Views: 3091

LMC 2020 Morgan +4 Entries

Eight +4's appear on the first entry list, 6 cowled and 2 flat rads https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49458171081_9824e45e3a_c.jpg John's Super Sports (now in Switzerland) and flat rad +4 (now residing in Guernsey) - neither are entered All the cowled +4s are prepared to Super Sports spec but so f...
by John Clarke
Sat Dec 14, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: 4 cylinder Morgans
Topic: Where are they Now?
Replies: 247
Views: 81721

Re: Where are they Now?

I had a very enjoyable meal with Phil Brown in a very hot Perth W.A. As the beer and wine flowed the conversation turned to Hugh Braithwaite's article in Miscellany December 2019 - "Racing Holiday 1962". Hugh was racing his +4 5266 MM at Spa but crashed it. Despite this he was classified 13th and la...