Event Schedule - All British Field Meet Portland Oregon
ABFM registered entrants attending the Meet & Greet Reception/Silent Auction ( register on pm—Entrants' Choice & individual Class Voting closes. ABFM – the largest British-themed car show in Western Canada – a must-attend event for enthusiasts of any stripe. RUNNYMEDE TRUST: February This is the largest and most authoritative study of ethnic minority voting Since the BES is representative of the British electorate, it has always just and well-functioning democracy requires that all citizens have fair access .. across all parties to meet the needs of BME voters.
Not content with a six-figure restoration of a Morris Minor, this restorer brought along a reworked pram with hand-painted pinstriping. For the class we judged, things were supposed to be period correct. Getting nitpicky, incorrect hose fittings are a commonly overlooked way to lose points.
A cheery Austin-Healey Bugeye Sprite. Usually, a car will begin with points, and suffer deductions for discrepancies and deficiencies.
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Story continues below advertisement Story continues below advertisement The ABFM is a little more informal, and Allen and Matthews are old hands at judging; thus, they tend to rely more on overall impression after scanning the engine bay and interior for obvious shortcomings. Working our way down from the top part of the paddock, the first few entries on the list were appreciated but ultimately fell out of the running for incorrect aftermarket bits.
Judges John Allen, left, and Nigel Matthews peer beneath the bonnet for correct clamps and fittings on a mids Austin-Healey This one featured pinstriped leather work nicer than ever left the factory, and ceramic-coated headers you could eat off. A few cars down, a white-on-red MGB roadster belongs to an owner with the unlikely name of Geoff Chrysler.
At the All-British Field Meet, backstory gives a boost to restored vehicles
Yet this one, restored by Hugh Grady, 20, shows care and attention to detail everywhere you look. We made a note to pass along our recommendations to those judging the youth category. The two finalists were an impeccable E-type convertible complete with colour-matched hardtop and an equally-flawless Jaguar XK With the XK, the owner, Stephen Plunkett, had been hauling the car around since the mids, always hoping to find the time to bring it back to former glories.
With a little overkm on the odometer, Plunkett planned to take his car up to Whistler with a hundred or so other British cars — a post-ABFM tradition.
The Rise of the Unrestored Classic. Tour begins in front of "The Regalia Tent" promptly at 9: Pacific Coast Rover Club — Check at the tent in the Land Rover area. British Vehicle Display and Show on the grass.
Oregon Mini Society — Awards in main tent following people's choice awards. Slot Car Racing — Proceeds go to charity.
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Tour begins in front of "The Regalia Tent" promptly at The spin cone in the drag race start area will be retained since there is plenty of space for the maneuver there. We expect the course to equalize times and offer a more open course for the larger cars. Entry space is limited so register early. Registration opens at You must register Saturday for Saturday runs, and Sunday for Sunday runs.
There will be NO Sunday registration on Saturday. Workers are welcome and we highly recommend joining us for a better view of the event. Why watch from the bleachers when you can be close enough to smell the drivers? AND, you'll receive a nifty worker T-shirt for your time!