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Old March 20th, 2009, 08:50 AM
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Scorpion Racing is Bankrupt in the UK

Just got back from a buying trip in the UK. Word from some high level vendors Scorpion Racing is done in the UK.

They have a million pound debt and I was advised by all vendors I visited to stay far far away. They are taking orders and not delivering product.

Not confirmed of course but the info came from the owners of some well known companies in the UK.
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Old March 20th, 2009, 09:33 AM
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From what I understand, that would not exactly be a big loss...
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Just got back from a buying trip in the UK. Word from some high level vendors Scorpion Racing is done in the UK.

They have a million pound debt and I was advised by all vendors I visited to stay far far away. They are taking orders and not delivering product.

Not confirmed of course but the info came from the owners of some well known companies in the UK.
If that is true I guess Karma is still alive and well.

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Old March 20th, 2009, 10:07 AM
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Wasn't Scorpion Racing accused of stealing other peoples designs a lot? Especially Equipes?
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Yeah, big time. And doing a bad job of copying them no less.
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they have been moraly bankrupt for some time
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but from what i have heard they have been brought out and have moved, and there's new management and loads of bargins, I may drop down next week and report back, it be nice to get one over on them!
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well i am not surprised however i had heard they were under new management, the problem is they were to my knowledge the only uk supplier if iron goat products and i want a pair of door cards, i been putting off buying them as i hated to deal with SR.

I bet staun has a big bucket of glee open.

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There is someone on here selling remakes of the original I believe. I know they are designed for the ST doors and IMO look better than the IG ones. Do a search, I think it is the same person selling some on ebay too.
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thanks for that Andrew i had seen them on ebay..will look again.

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