The meeting wass called to order at 8:01 by Bill Mennell. We had 40 members in attendance and no guests. There were two new members in attendance, Fred Schaeffer, an ‘80B LE and Hugh Brady with a ‘68B.
There was an autocross in Warrenville on 8/29. There were 10 cars and we were able to do 6 runs each.
The British Car Fest was held on 9/12. There were 597 entries. The weather was excellent and many prewar cars were there.
We had a door skin replacement on 9/18. Ten guys showed up. They also demonstrated the club’s new stud welder and acetylene torch.
September 19 was our Joliet Autocross. We had several guests including a Lotus and a Mini Cooper.
9/24-26 is the Abingdon Weekend.
10/3 is the Fall Color Tour. Check the website for details.
10/9-10l is the Abingdon Endurance Trials.
10/17 we are having another Autocross in Joliet.
10/18 is the clubs 28th Anniversary meeting. Cake and Champagne will be served. All are invited. You may wish to bring club memorabilia for show and tell. Nominations will be opened for next year’s officers.
10/30 will be the Halloween Ralley. It will be a Saturday night in the near western suburbs. Check the website for details.
11/14 (tentative) is the Fall Tune Down party. Check the web site.
12/4 is the clubs Christmas party at Elmquest Banquets. Reserve the date now.
The club purchased timing equipment for our autocross events.
The officers are accepting suggestions for the club’s annual awards. Please give any nominations to the officers.
We now have a new web server that gives us much more space.
Regalia- We are processing a new order for grill badges.