With some trepidation, I might add – you meet a different type of person over there – but I am glad to say that the natives were quite friendly and I even chanced across one or two other nostalgic types slumming it. Last Jump to page: I was only 15 at the time but my school was opposite the industrial estate where Atkinson’s was, i remember seeing the Calibra driving up Shap road on the day it happened. I went to belguim to watch a rally and there was him and a local driver bernard munster in novas and they were both absolutly flying. Originally Posted by burgo.
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Last edited by craig green; at Does anybody have any info on Dave Metcalfe? Terms and Conditions Posting Rules. I’ve forgotten my password. As it came to a halt, His Co-driver said ‘ what the f uck was that in aid of?
He used to rally a Nova and got some amazing results form a cc FWD, long before the current electronics and gearboxes.
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He unfortunately died in a road accident whilst shaking down a calibra turbo 4×4 in Originally Posted by fearless. However, the balance of probability is that Metcalfe would have been even quicker in the car. Results 1 to 10 of 39 Thread: Strangely Brown Original Poster 7, posts months.
Did you study in the UK? May have been driving a rally car, I can’t remember.
Sign In Need an account? Posted 29 April – Dougie has some posters in his room with him on them: He threw the mehcalfe into the corners and sometimes he took them on two wheels!
Search My Stuff What’s New 3 12 24 Quick biography of Dave Metcalfe. He rallied the Vauxhall Nova Group A and used to be a cert for the class, sometimes beating the Group A cars.
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The below articles are from the Westmorland Gazette which gives a bit more information into his tragic accident. Started by William Dale JrApr 29 Results 1 to 10 of Who was Dave Metcalfe? I went to belguim to watch a rally and there was him and a local driver bernard munster in novas and they were both vave flying. I had the pleasure to meet and chat to him at a rallycross meet at Brands, a few weeks before he died, a real nice guy.
Last Jump to page: Originally posted by Ian McKean I can’t remember who drove the works supported Astra at the time. Posted 02 May –