Another pic of the sonett at the hairpin.
The front suspension has been uprated since these pics were taken,the car never became unstuck! I am running dunlop slicks on this event,i managed to wear them out this season.
I was running in the historic class;pre 1967 cars under 1100cc,the other cars...
SaabScene Trackday 2004 - Return to Anglesey
Thanks to all of you who voted in the Polls. We are currently in the process of finalising dates and costs for the trackday and hope to be able to open the bookings by the end of October. Please keep checking on the...
Dunno if this was an old programme, but I was channel surfing on Sky on Saturday evening and saw a programme in which (UK Gold?) Tiff Needell took a Focus RS, Honda Civic A series and something else around the Anglesey track - very interesting to see him take the same corners we were doing!
Two short ones first:
A fantastic engine in a fantastic car: (1.6MB)
Is this why I boiled my brake fluid? (690kB)
and a couple of laps on board Bubbles (11.6MB)
Wet Wet Wet
or slightly lower quality:(1.6MB)
Blur blur blur
Looks like I'd better start this one..
Just a few to wet your appetite
Unfortuneatley the 99 turbo had to retire later, not quite ready after 7 years of being dormant.
Video available here
Right click save target as, 1.3mb
For those driving on the Anglesey track day, here is a track day checklist based on lists that I've seen for previous track days I've attended.
Driving licence (not sure if required, but better safe than sorry)
Helmets if you're bringing your own (but also provided by...
Those of you who have been on track days before:
I don't know about you, but I have reaped the benefits of having had a more experienced "trackie" show me the ropes. If you are planning on attending the Anglesey track day and have been on a track day before, you already have enough experience...
The track day will be part of the Saabscene Midsummer National Meeting 28th - 30th June. All elements of the weekend are open to all Saabists, and more details are available within the Car Park area of Saabscene. The weekend meeting itself will take place regardless of numbers.
However we must...