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ljplemans
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Post by ljplemans » Tue Feb 03, 2015 5:42 pm

Hello Folk's

I have been collecting 1:43 racing cars for twenty-eight years. Main interest is Le mans prototypes and GT sportscars. Living near Road Atlanta and being blessed seeing tracks from Sebring,Daytona,Laguna Seca, Watkins Glen and Indianapolis. You can say I am a major gearhead.

Its nice to see others with the same passion.

LjpLemans

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grinbergs
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Post by grinbergs » Tue Feb 03, 2015 5:45 pm

Welcome to the forum. Looking forward to seeing your collection. :)

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Jager
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Post by Jager » Tue Feb 03, 2015 10:22 pm

Great to see another racing enthusiast join the forum. I feared we were being outnumbered by the road car collectors for a while :D .

I've never been to the tracks in the north of the US, but I've been to Daytona and Sebring. Loved the friendly nature of the fans there, but the racing was pretty good as well.
“Racing is life. Anything before or after is just waiting.” - Steve McQueen

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Tom
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Post by Tom » Wed Feb 04, 2015 1:35 am

Welcome to S143!

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Post by DeadCanDanceR » Wed Feb 04, 2015 1:39 am

Welcome aboard! :)
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David MG
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Post by David MG » Wed Feb 04, 2015 3:47 am

Welcome to S143, the best forum around.
Cheers,
David

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Post by scalainj » Wed Feb 04, 2015 4:23 am

Welcome to the forum
Andy

British roads have history. Some were built by the Romans. British road investment being what it is, they have only been re-surfaced a few times since.

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Post by GBOAC002 » Wed Feb 04, 2015 5:01 am

Welcome. Plenty of race fans on here.

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Post by carcollector » Wed Feb 04, 2015 5:12 am

Welcome to the forum :D

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thetrooper
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Post by thetrooper » Wed Feb 04, 2015 7:45 am

Another race car fan enters :D Welcome to the forum. It great that you live near some tracks and are able to go see them race and with the smell of burning rubber and petrol fumes it's doesn't get much better than that.
I'd love to go to the Laguna Seca track as it's brilliant and I love racing on it on Gran Turismo. It's one of those tracks that when you go round and set a fast lap time it's so rewarding, but when you get it wrong, it goes wrong big style :lol:
Steve

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Post by dcast » Wed Feb 04, 2015 8:56 am

Hi and welcome.

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Post by JSB33 » Wed Feb 04, 2015 11:37 am

Welcome.
Always nice to have another race car collector in the fold.
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Post by guitardave_1 » Wed Feb 04, 2015 4:37 pm

Welcome to the forum. Plenty of interest in prototypes and GT racers, not least from myself 8-)
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Post by Brecht » Wed Feb 04, 2015 4:58 pm

Welcome :)

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Stu935
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Post by Stu935 » Thu Feb 05, 2015 3:12 am

welcoem to S143, sounds like your collecting interests are similar to mine. I certainly look forward to seeing your collection

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Post by jj2728 » Thu Feb 05, 2015 6:57 pm

Welcome aboard!

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Post by k1w1taxi » Fri Feb 06, 2015 6:42 pm

Welcome aboard. As others have already mentioned plenty of Sports car/GT/protoype racing enthusiasts here. Hell we even have what must be half the North American fans of that type of racing here :P

Plenty of other stuff here here keep you occupied and amused. Please note that we accept no liability for expansion in collecting themes. :lol:

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Lee

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