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British Car Days

PostPost by: GLB » Mon Apr 30, 2018 2:59 am

Had a nice drive to the 27th British Car Days, hosted by the British Motorcar Club of Southern New Mexico yesterday, Sat. Picture of my three cars and a friends Elise. Joined by another friend in a bug eyed Sprite. Another +2, Elise and 7 were the Lotus in attendance. About 75 cars in all, mostly classics. Oldest was a Morgan three wheeler from the late 20's I believe, A 51 Riley RMB left hand drive, lots of very nice examples of many other marques. About 75 cars in all. So almost 10% Lotus represented. Event is held at the plaza in historic old Mesilla outside of Las Cruces NM. About a 35 mile drive each way from El Paso. A great day. Gary
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PostPost by: mbell » Mon Apr 30, 2018 6:30 pm

35 miles is a bit more convenient than your home state's British Car day. I bet you didn't have much trouble finding a couple of people to drive your other two Lotus's!

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PostPost by: fj55mike » Wed May 02, 2018 3:18 am

Some more photos from the drive up the Mesilla Valley to the British Car Days





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