New Stock Porsche 911-993 Coupe

December 31, 2014

 

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Just arrived today, It will be put through the workshop before being detailed.

Border Reivers Purchase a new Rally car for next years Monte Carlo Rally

December 31, 2014
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December 26, 2014
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New Stock due next week 2 X Porsche 911/993’s

December 24, 2014
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Similar to the above one red, one silver

Seasons Greetings from all at Border Reivers

December 23, 2014
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Porsche 911S 2.4 RHD 1973 in Orange coming in January

December 21, 2014
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our car is similar in model,type & colour (Matching numbers car)

Detailing now finished,thanks to Roy Kunz (master detailer)

December 19, 2014
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Porsche 964-911 Sold

December 18, 2014
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Border Reivers incredibly clean Porsche 911/964, Sells & yet another beautiful Porsche leaves our shores

Porsche 911T update, Car at the trimmers almost ready

December 12, 2014
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New Stock Porsche 911-964 Carrera 4 Targa

December 12, 2014
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Colin McRae

December 11, 2014
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Colin with Ray 1986

1986 Scottish Rally Championship saw  a young seventeen year old make his rally debut in a Talbot Sunbeam. 

Having only driven on a single venue event (Kames) in 1985 in a  borrowed car (Hillman Avenger) Colin started out supported by his father ( rally driver Jimmy Mc Rae) and mother Margaret  and young brother Alister.

As a local to Lanarkshire, Colin and family were members of Coltness Car club who had an enthusiastic group of rally drivers based in around Hamilton at that time.

So on a cold and wet Saturday morning in February  1986 (usual rally weather) this picture was taken outside the front door of the Treetops Hotel in Aberdeen before the start of the Granite City Rally.  ( Also features Ray Tulloch in his Lotus twincam 1600 Escort)

From the start of his rally days Colin had the full support of a service crew and backup with no need to spend late nights in the garage preparing cars and putting them back together again ready for the next rally like the rest of the car club drivers. 

Being “totally wild” both in and out of the car and with no mechanical sympathy Colin set out on what was to be a  very successful career.  Driving his Talbot Sunbeam in Group 1  Colin finshed the rally in the mid 20’s out of around 100 cars that day and as we recall he was in the top 3 of his Group. 

The Scottish Championship in 1986 saw Ken Wood in his MG Metro 6R4 lift the overall chamionship.

Coltness Car club have continued to support Colin’s legacy  by organising the McRae Stages which was sponsored by Colin before he was tragically killed in his helicopter in 2007.

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Thanks to Sheila Munro Tulloch for the feature. Great picture girl

Sold 993 C2

December 11, 2014
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Sold Porsche 911S 1973 2.4

December 9, 2014
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Sold Austin Healey 3000 MK2a

December 9, 2014
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This is to state that when I visited the premises of Border Reivers,I was really impressed by the knowledge of Tom Fitzsimmons when it comes to Porsche.The standard to which the cars are presented is meticulous.I have been communicating with them over many years as their offerings of Porsche have seemed mouthwatering, but one never knows by conversation alone the extent of enthusiasm and detail knowledge that Tom has put into the business, so it was a real pleasure to be there for real. I have been connected with the Marque Porsche ever since the early 60s and have driven them internationally and for Porsche themselves over many years. I have been buying, selling and racing Porsche for 48 years and it is a real pleasure to see such enthusiasm translated into such a passionate business always seeking perfection in the product. UnknownQuick Nick with his trade mark front wheel in the air

Nick Faure.7 times Le-Mans entrant racing for Porsche.BRDC Member