• Hi Guest! Being a Paying Supporter is NOT a requirement to participate at BCF. However, subscribing will help ensure we can continue to serve the LBC community for years to come. If you enjoy BCF and find our forum a useful resource...Please consider supporting us by **Upgrading**
    (PS: Subscribers don't see this banner)
Tips
Tips

24 Hours of Lemons Barber Motorsports Park

jfarris

Jedi Trainee
Gold
Country flag
Offline
The 2018 version of the 24 Hours of Lemons ran last weekend at BMP in Birmingham. British cars were definitely in the minority, 2 out of 78. I didn't make the second half on Sunday, so I don't know who won. There was an extremely well prepared Cadillac Seville from the mid 80's, an Acura, and two BMW's that were the class of the field. The 64 Ranchero and Volvo 242 just kept motoring. Unfortunately, there were no "extremely wild" builds. With 78 cars taking the green flag, it was an interesting mix of racing styles.

The spitfire - spent as much time in the paddock as on the track, but they were having fun.
Lemons Spitfire.JPG

I never saw the TR8 on the track.
Lemons TR8.JPG
 
Last edited:

Jerry

Luke Skywalker
Gold
Country flag
Offline
I did 6 of these races. Raced Thunderhill and Sonoma racetrack. I gave it up when they put 183 cars on the track at Sonoma. It was dodging cars more than racing.
The first few races were fun, but we blew up engines in the first two, so it was expensive.

Jerry
 
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
C 24 Hours of Lemons Sears Pointless 2013 Sunbeam (Rootes) 0
tosoutherncars Spridget owner in the 24 Hours of... Lemons Spridgets 12
T Wedge Wedge Completes 24 Hours of Lemons Triumph 1
T OT - Anyone up for the 24 Hours of LeMons in Cali Triumph 4
aeronca65t 24 Hours of Lemons Racing 7
AngliaGT 24 Hours of LeMons - Sad Story Racing 8
dougie Spa Six Hours Racing 7
K Left my key on for 5 hours and wont start, UGG!!!!!! Austin Healey 48
3798j General TR 1966 12 Hours of Sebring Triumph 0
H Typical Easy Project takes me 2 hours. Spridgets 5
DerekJ Jack Rawles - Spa 3 Hours in car video. Austin Healey 3
PC The 24 Hours of Le Mans is this weekend Racing 0
RandyInUtah TR2/3/3A Caliper problemI have spent hours researching all of my manuals Triumph 9
T How many hours to reassemble a BE? Spridgets 16
MadMarx TR4/4A 6 hours of Spa in a TR4 Triumph 9
aeronca65t 24 Hours / LeMans Racing 3
S TR6 First 24 hours of TR6 ownership: head comes off Triumph 3
S TR6 I'm back!!! As of five hours ago, I'm again a TR owner! Triumph 14
aeronca65t 24 Hours of LeMans - today Racing 0
trrdster2000 24 Hours. Triumph 1
Don_Racine 48 Hours ONLY.. ENGINES and MORE Spridgets 0
DNK 4 1/2 hours Triumph 12
CZ_Dave Lambrogini Winner Wrecks Car 6 hours later Other Cars 0
D 1410 hours local Spotted 7
P GT6 would you travel 12 hours to see this GT6? Triumph 23
aeronca65t 24 Hours NĂĽrburgring Racing 1
Stewart 3 hours MG 7
T 12 hours later...... MG 9
1976Midget Fully Dismantled in 11 Hours Spridgets 8
G Spitfire Waxoyl and Spitfire firewall = 20 hours of work Triumph 19
tomshobby About 4 hours and a good start. Triumph 13
Baz Nine hours straight Midget work! Spridgets 11
B 29 hours, 1194 miles, 33 gallons of gas to Montana Austin Healey 5
B 29 hours, 1194 miles, 33 gallons of gas to Montana Spridgets 3
D 10 hours to get 'er! Other British Cars 2
B On the road today--after 250 hours of work! Pics! Austin Healey 4
SilentUnicorn 3 hours left MG 4
C LeMons! Triumph 5
C OT - Chump/Lemons Triumph racing opportunity Triumph 4
T OT - Fresh meat for LeMons Triumph 9
T Now that the LeMons 24 hour race is over Triumph 19
Nunyas 24 hrs of LeMons Racing 6
jfarris Barber Historics 2021 Racing 3
jfarris Singer 911 @ the Barber Historics Spotted 0
jfarris LBC's at Barber Motorsports Park Racing 1
tony barnhill Barber Motorsports Museum British Motorbikes 3

Similar threads

Top