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Microcars WANTED / trade 67 bmw r60/2 for bmw 600
« Last post by doowopdann on October 25, 2016, 07:43:46 PM »
I've been looking to get into a complete BMW 600 project for awhile but the right car hasn't come along. Wondering if anyone out there is interested in trading for a nice 60/2 I haven't ridden in quite some time...i also have a bubble window isetta i would trade as well. My email is doowopdann@gmail.com thanks!
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Microcars Discussion / Re: Hilton Head Concours 2016
« Last post by Kabinenroller on October 23, 2016, 08:23:02 PM »
Hi Mark,
I will try to post some pictures of the class when I return from H.H.
Check your email, I sent you something.
Jim
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Microcars Discussion / Re: Hilton Head Concours 2016
« Last post by FSport on October 23, 2016, 07:22:27 PM »
Hi Jim
Make sure you post some pictures. Would like to see the Tiger you just finished. Have a great trip!
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Microcars Discussion / Re: Hilton Head Concours 2016
« Last post by steveswamp on October 21, 2016, 09:04:21 AM »
Jim,

That's great to hear that the Messerschmitts will be so well represented. Last year, there were about 8-10 micros in total, primarily Isettas. Others there were (from memory) 1 Messerschmitt, 1 Berkely Sports, 1 Austin Bantam, 1 Crosley. The numbers of micros have been slowly increasing over time, especially since they gave them their own class. Now that the schmitts have their own, hopefully that will really start to increase the numbers. If the weather is as good as last year, you're in for a fun weekend!

Steve.
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Microcars Discussion / Re: Hilton Head Concours 2016
« Last post by Kabinenroller on October 20, 2016, 03:00:08 PM »
Steve,
I have been there before, about six years ago my KR200 was in the Concours. This year will be the first time they will have a class dedicated to Messerschmitts. The TG and my 201 will be at the airport on Friday night for the Areo Expo and also on Saturday for the club day display. The Messerschmitts will be displayed with vintage aircraft. On Sunday we move the cars to the Concours field. It will be a busy weekend!
There will be at least seven Messerschmitts in the class. Two TG500's, one KR201, one KR175 and three KR200's. (At last count)
See you there!

Jim Garbo
The 'Schmitt Haus
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Microcars Discussion / Re: Hilton Head Concours 2016
« Last post by steveswamp on October 20, 2016, 02:24:00 PM »
No, not entering any cars. But I will keep an eye out for you.

I assume you've been there in the past. Good crowds. They seem to really love micros there - most people have no clue what they are, but are very interested. It's a really well done show.

Are you just bringing them to the Concours, or will you display them at the club show on Saturday?

Steve.
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Microcars Discussion / Hilton Head Concours 2016
« Last post by Kabinenroller on October 18, 2016, 10:17:53 PM »


I'm heading to the Hilton Head Concours in November (it's officially on!).

Steve
Have you entered a car in the Concours? I will have my KR201 in the "Messerschmitt Squadron" class, and I have just finished the restoration of a TG500 that will also be in that class..
Jim Garbo
The 'Schmitt Haus




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Microcars Discussion / Re: Microcar News/ Vintage Microcar Club
« Last post by steveswamp on October 18, 2016, 10:27:06 AM »
I was also very saddened by the news. Jim has worker hard to pull all of this together for years. I'm still amazed with some of the old flyers and brochures that he's managed to locate for each magazine. Wishing a speedy recovery.

I'm heading to the Hilton Head Concours in November (it's officially on!). I wrote last year's article, so I'll take photos and put together another article and post it here. We can at least keep some news flowing until Jim gets back on his feet.

Steve.
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Microcars Discussion / Re: Microcar News/ Vintage Microcar Club
« Last post by Lloydnut on October 17, 2016, 05:42:01 PM »
 :'( This is very sad news, I enjoyed seeing every issue. I greatly appreciate everything Jim has done. Hopefully he will see the light and realize not to let other peoples lives effect your own. Life is short and we are all on a mission, some for the good, some for the bad,unfortunately.

Paul
The Lloydnut
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Microcars Discussion / Microcar News/ Vintage Microcar Club
« Last post by Kabinenroller on October 07, 2016, 03:56:53 PM »
I received my last copy of Microcar News today. As I read the editorial I was saddened by the story and the reason for the suspended publishing of the voice of our hobby. I have enjoyed the publication from its inception and always look forward to finding it in my mail box.
I am sure that the membership along with my self wish Jim all the best in the future and thank him for
all he has done for the benifit of the Microcar hobby.
Jim- hopefully in the not to distant future you will find the time and energy to revive our favorite magazine.
Thank You!
Jim Garbo
The 'Schmitt Haus
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