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Old 04-07-2004, 15:25   #1 (permalink)
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RIP Doug Chivas

The older FF members will be saddened to hear that Doug Chivas passed away yesterday in his sleep aged 82.

I still remember Doug pushing Brockie's Torana at Bathurst and his exploits in the Chargers.

Condolences to Doug's family.
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Old 04-07-2004, 15:39   #2 (permalink)
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Oh how time is flying, another good steerer gone.
RIP Doug.
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Old 04-07-2004, 15:50   #3 (permalink)
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Re: RIP Doug Chivas

I never saw him race, but what a big contribution to Aussie motorsport.
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Old 04-08-2004, 00:19   #4 (permalink)
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Re: RIP Doug Chivas

Sad to hear another one of the oldies gone.

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Old 04-10-2004, 05:05   #5 (permalink)
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Re: RIP Doug Chivas

He was always a goer still racing and pushing Brockies XU-1 at 51 and only retired from his tyre business in Hilton (where I buy my tyres) a few years ago.
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Old 04-10-2004, 05:25   #6 (permalink)
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More details here: http://www.ten-tenths.com/forum/show...threadid=52683
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Old 04-10-2004, 08:09   #7 (permalink)
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Re: RIP Doug Chivas

Has been a bad couple of years and thus we add another of the legends to the list of those gone but not forgotten.

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Old 04-11-2004, 05:54   #8 (permalink)
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BTW although I suspect Doug wouldn't mind shouldn't this thread be in the "Pub" or the "Pits"
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