To all Tickford & XR Clubs Australian Wide. - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
The Pub For General Discussion

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-02-02, 05:42 AM Thread Starter
Australian Member
xrhp6's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 85
To all Tickford & XR Clubs Australian Wide.

It is time for all the falcon based Ford Car Clubs in all states to look at adopting a common name through out Australia, our members at our next meeting will be debating a Name change to embrace Ford Performance Vehicles, it will not be easy to settle on a new name, I myself would like to see perhaps the following.

FPV-XR8 & XR6 Owners Club of Victoria.

This brings in the new and still maintains the current image that we have.

It is some what easier for our club as we did not adopt the Tickford Owners Club image, for tickford clubs it will be somewhat harder I would think to review a change.

So food for thought and note your comments, hopefully we can note a reply from each and every XR & Tickford Car Club in Aus and possibly settle on a one of name.

Jeff White

FPV & XR Owner's Club of Victoria.
xrhp6 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-02-02, 05:51 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: In hiding
Posts: 864
Wouldn't "FPV & XR Owners' Club" be more succinct in your case?

Where would the TOC Club of NSW sit in the scheme of national commonality? The Tickford name has a degree of importance to me as a member of the above club.
T3man is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-02-02, 06:05 AM
Nacho Nacho Man!
Venom XR's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Vic
Age: 42
Posts: 3,514
We'll be discussing that next Tuesday, check the site for the meeting details. David Flint and Tony Chesterman will be there.

The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for a life. - Andrew Brown
Venom XR is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-02-02, 04:09 PM
laminge's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2001
Posts: 10,402
you will find the Ford Performance Vehicles must be used rather than FPV in club name.

We No longer have Tickford to support the clubs., we now have FPV
laminge is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-02-02, 05:14 PM
T5 Expert Operator
XR_Strider_GuY's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: 3Fb Skunk Works(JXR01 Dev)
Age: 35
Posts: 6,542
I have to agree with xr6hp here, for the clubs who are currently named

XR Club of..... they should be named FPV - XR6-8 Club of ....

For us NSW since the name is currently Tickford Owners Club of NSW i say it should be named Tickford - FPV Owners Club of NSW or the other way around it doesn't really matter just so long as the Tickford name stays as thats what our club is. Although the Tickford name ceases I don't think it should be dropped.

Just look at HDT in the HSV/HDT club.

Motor May 2001 Quote: "Believe it or not, there are actually a bunch of weirdos out there who reckon a six cylinder is the dux gutz. Bugger it: I'm one of them" :s5

AUII Late Ed XR6 HP T5 Venom- Full Tickford Body Kit, 17in Wheels, Herrod Bi-plane Spoiler, Momo Steer/Gear, T-Series Interior Options, Premium Stereo and a very light-tuned 4.0L I6

(FPV-Tickford Club of NSW Member and Co-Founding Member of 3FB Inc, Ford Forums Food Bandits)
XR_Strider_GuY is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Fordforums Community > The Pub
Gear in this thread - Powered by O'Reilly Auto Parts

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
BA Falcon and Tickford XR_Strider_GuY The Pub 39 08-02-02 05:47 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome