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by bern
Tue Dec 06, 2011 10:44 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Bookings now open Silverstone Classic 2012 July 20th to 22nd
Replies: 45
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Bookings now open Silverstone Classic 2012 July 20th to 22nd

The Silverstone Classic booking office has just been opened, and, we have received our BMWCC club discount code to enable members displaying BMW / Alpina performance cars with us on the special BMWCC area, to receive buy one, get one free entrance tickets, as well as a infield display parking pass, ...
by bern
Sun Dec 04, 2011 1:00 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: BMW/Alpina Visit to Bletchley Park Sun March 25th 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 2709

BMW/Alpina Visit to Bletchley Park Sun March 25th 2012

BMWCC at Bletchley Park Sunday March 25th.2012 Bletchley Park Ltd The Mansion Bletchley Park (enter Sherwood Drive for Sat Nav ) Milton Keynes MK3 6EB (Note – this post code may not be the public entrance gate – which is opposite Bletchley Railway Station, off B4034 Buckingham Rd) Following on f...
by bern
Thu Nov 17, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: BMW Busting Out With All-Electric; Sports Hybrid
Replies: 6
Views: 2719

Great looking car, and, good performance, BUT - for the I3 - Only 90 before it has to be off road for 6 hours to recharge . This really limits it to local daily journies rather than round the country. Not really a replacement for todays go anywhere lifestyle - our habits are going to have to change ...
by bern
Sun Nov 13, 2011 10:03 pm
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: ALPINA Meet at Sytner Sunday 13th November
Replies: 94
Views: 29004

I can only thoroughly endorse what has already been written - Thanks to Neil and Matt for organising a great day out and a good venue. Also, THANKS to everyone who turned up and made it a successful day. Embarresed that i never took my Alpina, but, i enjoyed both drives in my E31, as the B10 has alr...
by bern
Sun Nov 13, 2011 12:02 am
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: ALPINA Meet at Sytner Sunday 13th November
Replies: 94
Views: 29004

Ideal chance for someone to sit near the road leading to Sytners tomorrow morning, to do some Alpina spotting !!!
by bern
Thu Nov 03, 2011 10:32 am
Forum: General ALPINA Forum
Topic: ALPINA Meet at Sytner Sunday 13th November
Replies: 94
Views: 29004

I would like to attend, but, B10 has been put away for the winter. I will bring along E31 840. 1. Neil / B8 4.6 / - 2. (3) James / B10 3.3 / 1 (to be confirm for 2) 4. Phil (Bigscreen) /Roadster S (in heavy pencil) 5. Ade / D3BT 6.Liz /Roadster S 7. Andrew/E46 B3s Saloon 8. Glyn / Roadster S / 1 9&1...
by bern
Mon Sep 26, 2011 1:48 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Leamington Spa - convoy drive and Car Show
Replies: 4
Views: 5084

Thanks to Paul (Priddie) for attending Leamington yesterday We had two Alpina's out of 14 BMW's that attended (photos to follow this evening) Location was out of the way of the public, so not such a good location as last year next to the Spa. Hopefully the current nearly year old road works will be ...
by bern
Tue Sep 20, 2011 1:59 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Leamington Spa - convoy drive and Car Show
Replies: 4
Views: 5084

REMINDER - Leamington Spa event is this Sunday 25th September.

There is a plan B for anyone who wants to turn up on the day - just meet us at 10.30 aat the Industrial Park
by bern
Sun Sep 18, 2011 2:03 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Second Visit To Prodrive - Banbury
Replies: 5
Views: 4263

Thanks Simon (and Tracey) for organising this second visit this year to Prodrive. It was great to see the WRC cars being serviced and prepared, for the next event in France, when we must have seen these actual cars being built in our April visit. Of course the enthusiasm and vast knowledge of the to...
by bern
Thu Sep 15, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Classic & Modern GT & Sports Car Show- nr LUTON - 2n
Replies: 0
Views: 3291

Classic & Modern GT & Sports Car Show- nr LUTON - 2n

Just received information of a new car show being held on Oct 2nd at Putteridge Bury manor house (off A505 from A602 Hitchin Road) near Luton (Do not follow sat nav to the postcode LU2 8LE; this takes you to a blocked off entrance !!) The event is being organised by ATCCC (Auto Turismo Classic car C...
by bern
Sun Sep 11, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Leamington Spa - convoy drive and Car Show
Replies: 4
Views: 5084

Due to the major road work problems in Leamington, the organisers have had major problems finalising all of the event details this year, so apologies for the late announcements of these arrangements. Listed below are the current details for this event on Sunday Sept 25th:-- 1) Meeting point for conv...
by bern
Wed Sep 07, 2011 7:08 am
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: BMW Car Club GB National Festival 2011 14th August - Gaydon
Replies: 54
Views: 47929

E3, Dribble. had a great chat with the owner right at the end of the day, perfect car, you could almost swim in that paint. Fancy one next, just need to find one.... I can put you in touch with someone who may be selling one of theirs shortly. E3 is working, on the road and in reasonable condition....
by bern
Mon Sep 05, 2011 7:35 am
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Drive & Dine (with a difference!) East Midlands 4th Sept
Replies: 11
Views: 8916

Some photos of the drive & dine http://i290.photobucket.com/albums/ll275/bern3ch/04092011_DriveDine/032.jpg http://i290.photobucket.com/albums/ll275/bern3ch/04092011_DriveDine/036.jpg http://i290.photobucket.com/albums/ll275/bern3ch/04092011_DriveDine/037.jpg James collecting Conkers (for John) http...
by bern
Sun Sep 04, 2011 9:45 pm
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Drive & Dine (with a difference!) East Midlands 4th Sept
Replies: 11
Views: 8916

My BIG THANKS to JAMES & CARLP plus ladies, fr joining me today on Drive & Dine.

Great day out, good driving and good feedback on attractions we could visit

Will post up photos later in week.
by bern
Sat Sep 03, 2011 8:45 am
Forum: ALPINA Meets & Events
Topic: Drive & Dine (with a difference!) East Midlands 4th Sept
Replies: 11
Views: 8916

FINAL REMINDER - Everything is all ready for a good "family type" day out tommorrow. A 20 page pack has been put together showing the route plan, route maps and suggested attractions to visit, or, just stop and walk through some of the pretty villages. OR, if you want to just drive, you could cover ...