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by Buckaroo
Sat 04 Jun 2011, 15:45
Forum: Ford
Topic: 1969 Bobby Olthoff Fairlane z171
Replies: 4
Views: 5486

Re: 1969 Bobby Olthoff Fairlane z171

Thanks Guys, was thinking of building a replica to race as well remembering my youth watching the Fairlane and Peter Gough in the Meissener Escort do battle at Roy Hesketh. My memory was a bit faulty as I thought from memory it was a vertical headlight 70 type Fairlane when it seems the car was a 69...
by Buckaroo
Sat 21 May 2011, 23:30
Forum: Ford
Topic: 1969 Bobby Olthoff Fairlane z171
Replies: 4
Views: 5486

1969 Bobby Olthoff Fairlane z171

I am looking for any photos of this car. Can any of you guys help out?
by Buckaroo
Wed 11 May 2011, 15:27
Forum: Engine
Topic: Chevy Crate Engines
Replies: 4
Views: 2962

Re: Chevy Crate Engines

Pics will follow when all complete and we are happy - not long now ( a few pics in the report on Top Gear in this month's Max magazine).
Probably take my 70 Boss replica to Cars in the Park.
by Buckaroo
Wed 11 May 2011, 15:22
Forum: Engine
Topic: Chevy Crate Engines
Replies: 4
Views: 2962

Re: Chevy Crate Engines

It is - we are in the process of road-testing and addressing niggles etc - familiar no doubt to those who've built their own projects and the first few drives.
by Buckaroo
Mon 09 May 2011, 13:12
Forum: Engine
Topic: Chevy Crate Engines
Replies: 4
Views: 2962

Re: Chevy Crate Engines

We use them as well - a nice bunch to deal with.
by Buckaroo
Wed 20 Apr 2011, 11:42
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: lhd issue
Replies: 40
Views: 4906

Re: lhd issue

BTW from whom does this form come if you are a member of a club - the government or the club? I assume the form is only for pre-2004 registered cars anyway. Re Australia - the home of 100k usd rhd conversions to Vettes F150s etc plus we daily get enquiries from there re rhd 67 bodies - I doubt that ...
by Buckaroo
Wed 20 Apr 2011, 11:31
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: lhd issue
Replies: 40
Views: 4906

Re: lhd issue

From the Govt official here in KZN tasked with this issue - any lhd car that was not registered before the cut-off date in 2004 is ILLEGAL- NO EXCEPTIONS. He says further that those - and he knows they exist - who have managed to by what-ever means get their left hookers registered after that date a...
by Buckaroo
Wed 13 Apr 2011, 16:55
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: E55 Merc for R35k ???
Replies: 4
Views: 957

Re: E55 Merc for R35k ???

Scam - check out the speedo and display in mph.
by Buckaroo
Sun 03 Apr 2011, 17:45
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: LHD Help
Replies: 6
Views: 1058

Re: LHD Help

There is duty on 40 year old cars as well - just easier to get a permit (which you need) if 40 years or older.

I agree with Burnthosetyres - I understand you CANNOT license or register LHD now - PERIOD.
by Buckaroo
Mon 28 Mar 2011, 20:04
Forum: Events
Topic: Durban meet this Sat
Replies: 6
Views: 1284

Re: Durban meet this Sat

As Tim says, our RHD 2010 Mustang and recently arrived 2010 Dodge Challenger SRT8 (soon to be in RHD) were there.