Re: 1963 Kadett Zwartkops
Posted: Thu 29 Nov 2012, 12:18
Most of the Racing was at St Albans. Remember the coat hanger!!!gotpinto wrote: Wicked to hear these stories that happened in PE back in the day Any pics of the Prefect (what motor & specs)and any of the other cars that street raced back then...Where did the guys innitially race?..at the Greenbushes airstrip and then at Perseverance until Scribante opened up? Pls let the pics & stories come oh ja,wouldn't mind owning a little Opel like that....it's a giant killer
Just for your info; Most of us lived in the area between the North End swimming pool and the Sydenham Primary school! Some names;
Gordon Briggs, Cedric and Melvin Dodd, Fisher, Simpson, Paul Marais, Rusty Marais, Patrick O'Reilley, Wilson, Alfred Finlay, Rodger(Rocky) Mears, Harry Mears, Sellwyn Raeburg, Stephy Steyn, Samson, Cecil Coetser, Johann Grobler, Clive Futter, Buddy Arnfield, Reed, All from the same generation born during and just after WWII! Many of us born at the Salvation Army Mothers Home in Shepherd street!!