UKSaabs

THE site for UK Saab people!
It is currently Sat Dec 07, 2019 9:39 pm

All times are UTC





Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Fri Nov 01, 2019 6:33 pm 
Offline
UKS Addict
User avatar

Joined: Mon Feb 19, 2007 4:12 pm
Posts: 8782
Location: Portsmouth
Car Model: 96 V4 & 9-3 Turbo-X
A few years ago we used to do two of these a year. They were always well attended, and it was a good excuse for a day out with some track action at a moderate price.

Anybody interested if I organise?

To get a club stand we need a minimum of 4 cars.
Paddock passes are £17.50 for drivers with up to 4 passengers included.
Track time is extra per session (£TBC) with a £5 discount for early club bookings.
A Saabs-only session will be £700 divided amongst up to 28 cars.

Passes and track time are now purchased individually, directly from the circuit, with the club ID used in the booking to determine stand size. Not sure how this works on the Saabs-only sessions, maybe I'd need to buy it and people send me the money.

Dates are 4th April and 18th July.


4th April
1. beardydave


18th July
1. beardydave

_________________
'75 96 V4 Anniversary Restoration Project
'09 9-3 Turbo-X Wagon No. 38
B204 Haynes Roadster Project


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Sat Nov 02, 2019 8:27 pm 
Offline
UKS Addict
User avatar

Joined: Wed Dec 22, 2004 10:22 pm
Posts: 3170
Location: Kent
Car Model: 9k Aero
Oh I'd definitely be up for it, although not 4th April as I'm running a team at the 24hr race at Buckmore park that weekend.

I've always loved the action days at Combe, had my 1st taste of track driving there and was hooked ever since.

_________________
Naughty 9k Aero


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 3:50 pm 
Offline
UKS Addict
User avatar

Joined: Sat Mar 14, 2009 12:28 am
Posts: 4612
Location: South Wales
Car Model: 900 SE Stage 3
It was always good fun doing this. Sadly I think it's too much wear and tear on the car now and the money desperately needs to be spent on the bodywork instead. I'll still give it some thought as there is plenty of time yet.

_________________
Homebrew Stage 3 - No longer nobbled by heatplates


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Nov 28, 2019 11:19 am 
Offline
UKS Addict

Joined: Wed Mar 02, 2011 11:34 pm
Posts: 2372
Car Model: 9000 Aero
I could be up for this, would depend on getting gearbox issues sorted out and I wouldn't go out in a general session, would have to be saab only. I don't know if you've kept up to date in recent years but it has one of the worst open trackday reputations for people being idiots and unfortunately now seems to attract them.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 4 posts ] 

All times are UTC


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group

follow UKSaabs on Twitter



UKSaabs silhouette logo images by Mark Green www.greenphotos.com
"subsilver2" slightly bodged by UKSaabs for our own use.

:: Disclaimer ::
Comments posted here are the views of their individual authors and are not necessarily shared by the owners of this Web site.
Authors assume all responsibility for comments posted here.

UKSaabs The biggest and best privately owned UK based independent Saab forum for all SAAB enthusiasts.
Whilst we encourage our users to support our advertisers the site wishes to remain independent and therefore does not endorse any particular advertiser(s)
UKSaabs is not affiliated with Saab Cars UK or Saab Automobile AB