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VICTORY BREAKDOWN - WAS IT SABOTAGE
Individuals filmed on CCTV 'tinkering' with the Dubai cats sterngear
SBI - CLEARWATER
Veteran film maker and commentator Peter Butler does it again
2014 UIM 3C EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
It's a French 1-2 in 3C Europeans
CHAUDRON - V1 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS
Ciantar and Martini win the inaugural UIM V1 Euro Championship
TERRACINA - C1 - RACE 2
Fendi and Carpitella take their first Class 1 win together
TERRACINA - V1 - RACE 2
Cramphorn and Huybens produce a dominant display in V1

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EXCALIBUR RIB
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A very rare opportunity to purchase a complete P1 racing vessel with spare engine, spare racing props, custom modified truck and trailer.
POWERHOUSE 1
Designed by Scott Robson – Built by Australian Performance Yachts, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
ZODIAC 650 PRO
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F1 H2O YEAR BOOKS
1997, 1998, 1999 & 2000
36' SKATER
525EFI engines with Whipple Superchargers (800HP)
DAC 2000
Dac 2000 with crash box
F2 MOORE 2010
An excellent Moore hull
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Many podiums & pole positions in the French championship
CIGARETTE RACING TEAM LICENSE PLATES
2 x World Champion Cigarette Racing Team vehicle license plates
UNIQUE 21’ GORDON WRIGHT MONO HULL FOR SALE
21’ Gordon Wright built powerboat hull, with trailer
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160mph Fountain is for sale. Tremendous value for money
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 NEWS
 
22-Oct-14 22:03
VICTORY BREAKDOWN - WAS IT SABOTAGE
Individuals filmed on CCTV 'tinkering' with the Dubai cats sterngear
David Sewell

A few years ago, a crew in the Honda series were caught pouring waters in a rivals fuel tank. They might have got away with it 15 years ago but in this modern age they were captured by a CCTV camera carrying out the 'dasterly deed' and both crew received lengthy bans.

A similar situation appears to have occured during the UIM World Class 1 championships in Terreacima, Italy.  Reigning World Champion Victory easily won Saturday's race 1 but mysteriously retired with a drop box failure on their transmission during Sunday's race 2. We understand, it has since emerged CCTV footage filmed two mysterious individuals 'tinkering' with the gearbox on the Victory boat during Saturday night. The film has been handed to the official investigatio. The claims and no-doublt an announcement will be made of their findings in due coarse although at this stage it's just allegations as opposed to clear-cut accusations.

 
20-Oct-14 20:37
SBI - CLEARWATER
Veteran film maker and commentator Peter Butler does it again
John Moore

Superboat Grand Prix, Clearwater, Florida 2014

Sadly, the staff at Raceboat International are so old they can remember Peter Butler's early days of commentating from Bournemouth Pier.

Peter has been making great films covering powerboat racing across the Globe for many years since.

Enjoy his latest production - Superboat Grand Prix, Clearwater, Florida 2014

 
20-Oct-14 10:17
2014 UIM 3C EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
It's a French 1-2 in 3C Europeans
John Moore

The French 3C European Champions - Photo: Tim Tapping

Guillaume Avril and Mickael Dubouè from France are the 2014 UIM 3C European Champions, a win and a 2nd place gave them the title with Pierre Paul and Noel Giordani also from France runners up.

Cucurnia Mauro and Giovanni Casagni from Italy took the bronze, with two 3rd places.

 
19-Oct-14 17:34
CHAUDRON - V1 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS
Ciantar and Martini win the inaugural UIM V1 Euro Championship
John Moore

Aaron Ciantar and Dominque Martini - Photo: Tim Tapping

 

 

 

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