STOWE 2017..A HOT TIME IN THE HILLS!

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Phillip
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STOWE 2017..A HOT TIME IN THE HILLS!

Postby Phillip » Sun Sep 17, 2017 9:02 pm

Just back from The 27th British Invasion!

The Singer Sensation at Stowe was one of the hottest tickets in town this weekend...but, then, anywhere in Stowe would have been because summer finally arrived and made for a glorious weekend.

The drive down in the new LR3 tow rig was a stress-free and smooth as the 'Big Red Shed' made light work of towing the Singer and trailer.

With new cars and members mixing with the faithful who come out every year, the show was relaxed and jovial. Heavy fog greeted us in the morning, but we were on the field and setting up, with the Tartas providing lots of straw bails and antique 'junk' to set the stage for 'British Pickers.'

Here is a taster...

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Everyone chipped in to get the display set up in record time.

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Paul's Super Ten made a welcome return as 'Another Man's Gold,' while Big Red played the role of the Picker's ride, complete with signage.

"British Pickers - Antique Junk Bought & Sold"

Lots more to come...
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Re: STOWE 2017..A HOT TIME IN THE HILLS!

Postby Phillip » Fri Sep 22, 2017 4:21 am

Here's a few more snaps from Stowe:

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Some of the gang:

Back row: Phillip Avis, Patrick Desmond, Ken Hulgren, John Steggles
Front row: Jan Eyerman, Paul Bouchard, Joe Tarta and Rick Singer

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A fine line-up of Roadsters

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Rick Singer's 4AD featured on the cover of the 2017 Event Guide!
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Re: STOWE 2017..A HOT TIME IN THE HILLS!

Postby cdk84 » Tue Nov 07, 2017 12:28 am

You look a happy lot in that gorgeous weather.

Wish I could have stayed for the full weekend. The rally was well worth the travel time for spending a great day motoring about with Tartas and Singers, in Singers. Let's see if we can get lost next year! This rally was far too tame!

Cheers, All,

David


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