Bristol Cars a hit at RREC

RR Concours

Bristol Cars were the featured marque at the RREC Burghley House Concours on Sunday 21st June. 24 cars graced the scene including 3 ex-Tony Crook cars. 404 MPH100D, 406S 406CHU and old number one JHY 261

New Bristol again

Since the announcement of the new Bristol car there has been a plethora of articles online, mostly similar, scant of detail and padded out by speculation. The following US article, although somewhat inaccurate and fanciful, stands out and is worthy of sharing. Perhaps some members may find it mildly interesting.

http://www.cheatsheet.com/automobiles/the-worlds-most-secretive-car-company-returns-with-bmw-power.html/?a=viewall

Dave Dale.

SPENCER LANE-JONES LTD – OPEN DAY 19 JULY 2015

Spencer Lane Jones

Spencer Lane-Jones Ltd will be holding an Open Day at the Workshop in Warminster on Sunday 19th July 2015 between 1030 am and 3 pm.   As well as a mouth-watering selection of thoroughbred and classic cars in attendance, the Workshops will be open for inspection.  Engineers will be on hand to illustrate restoration work in progress and to discuss projects.  All owners of pre and post war thoroughbred motor cars are welcome to attend.  Light refreshments will be provided.  Members from organisations and clubs currently planning to attend include:  Beaulieu Motor Museum, Bristol Owners’ Club, Bristol Owners’ and Drivers’  Association, AC Owners’ Club, Historic BMW Club, Vintage Sports Car Club, Frazer-Nash Club, Aston Martin Owners’ Club, and others.

If you are planning to attend, a short email response would be appreciated.  office@spencer-lj.com

New Bristol

Some new speculation on the forthcoming Bristol model:

http://www.pistonheads.com/news/british-cars/bristol-is-back/32270

http://performancedrive.com.au/bristol-planning-project-pinnacle-with-bmw-powertrain-0212/

http://www.motorward.com/2015/06/bristol-pinnacle-to-feature-bmw-powerplant/

Dave Dale.