Let me start off by saying saying that this was an adrenallin packed day, full of nice people and great machinery.
Some of the cars that really stunned me was seeing a zonda,lambo murcielago lp640 and porshe cgt all together, and the noise was a tune never to be forgotten.
Maff as usual...
For those of you that came up to Bruntingthorpe a while back for the track and high speed run day, you might want to cast your mind back to Steve - the Welsh bloke.
Not content with his modified 996 turbo, he swiftly moved to a Ferrari F430. Bored with that, I have just heard that he's...
Scumbag in his SLK55 AMG doing his bit for england flag testing:
And at 164mph:
MarkB going for it:
Me and Scumbag awaiting the start :
A great day had by all, DVD to follow :bannana: :D :D
Not a MB GTG of such, but there are still some places available at this weekends VMAX at Bruntingthorpe where you have the opportunity to test your cars speed down the runway with plenty of other fast cars.
GregE240 and I are going to represent MBClub :D
One of the organisers (craig)...
Thanks to GregE240 I was able to go along to the VMAX event at Bruntingthorpe this Sunday, and mingle with lots of other high powered cars.
The good thing with VMAX is that you run two at a time, and can compare performance with others, as well as top speed.
I run with the following cars...
As per the other thread, the next track day is on Saturday 7th May.
Normal cost of £100 per car, £5 for passengers and £25 for extra drivers. Helmet hire is £15 per helmet.
As a side note, Bruntingthorpe is featured in next weeks 'Fifth Gear' where they meet up with another...
Here's a late Christmas Present (invitation) to you all.
I have been communicating directly with the above airfield, and have managed to arrange places for an MB Club members track/airfield day.
The best part, only £100 per car for the day, regardless of numbers.
OK - following the interest that seems to exist for a track day - here's the thread dedicated to the cause.
A track day at Bruntingthorpe - just off the M1 junction 20
This is just to guage interest, if enough, then we can start to look at timing and cost etc, but...