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Richard Flagg
23-06-2011, 17:20
I have just come across this site on the web;

Has anyone been there?

23-06-2011, 20:20
Used to go to 888 Racing's workshops at Greatworth Park many years ago... may have a photo or two of the site somewhere still. Pre Mira days (RAF Nuneaton) we also used buildings at Chipping Warden.

23-06-2011, 21:07
I have just come across this site on the web...
I knew very little about Greatworth, and the website is interesting but in desparate need of spellcheck etc etc.

Another Number
23-06-2011, 21:14
What was MIRA's involvement with the site?

23-06-2011, 22:16
nothing.... more a case of our involvement with Greatworth and MIRA. (motorsport related)...

From what I understand the main building has been refurbished internally quite a lot, the admin/mess building was massively rebuilt and extended a few years back as the new HQ of Vauxhall Racing ('the VXR Performance Centre'.... chavtastic!) they added a new workshop complex and I think 2 new wings to the building at least.

From memory the main building was a bit of a dump, certainly the masts had gone too....

Just looked and I cant find any photographs that were taken of the buildings.