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Moving home after 10 yrs in US


Old 01-04-2015, 06:54 PM
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Default Moving home after 10 yrs in US

Just found this forum

lived in US for 10 years but moving home later this year to Cambridge/Suffolk border area

bringing my 997.2 C2S with me

now that I've found this uk forum, here's some questions I have:

1) what the best UK Porsche club - assume PCGB?

2) I'm a Porsche Club of America track instructor in US and plan to do some track days when get back to the UK (probably in a caterham). Before I left 10 years ago, Book-a-Track were just taking off ----- who would you recommend nowadays for porsche / non-porsche track days? How much we looking' at nowadays? any discounts for instructors?

3) Any specialist porsche insurance companies you would recommend / stay away from?

4) Is window tinting allowed in UK?

5) Im planning on using to transport porsche, tow vehicle and trailer back to use and then get road legs/mot etc ---- any body used these guys?

All advice appreciated ů

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Old 01-11-2015, 04:31 AM
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Hi Steve , i can answer some of these Qs

PCGB is fine and organizes good track days all over the country , average cost around
ú200 , open pit lane . I would imagine new instructors desirable .
Javelin are a good non Porsche organizer with a full calender . Also Circuit Days

Porsche Centre Cambridge is one of the better OPCs and has a great relationship with the club , special events & servicing discounts etc

I use Classicline insurance for old and modern and they include trackday cover

Plenty of cars with window tinting

Anything else ?
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Old 01-14-2015, 04:58 AM
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Hi Steve,

About the window tinting, maybe this link can help you:

I had never heard from these guys. I used last year Consolidated car shipping to ship two classic cars and some other stuff. I am very happy with them.
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Old 02-05-2015, 12:35 PM
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HI Steve
Legally in the UK you can only tint the rear 3 windows, basically anything behind the B pillar rewards is legal. Any tint on the front door glass is illegal and could void your insurance!
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Well? DId you return, how's it going ?
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