RIP - Bob Renshaw (bobren55) - Page 2 - General Banter - STdriveRS

Jump to content

header
header



News Feed


View All Updates

Photo

RIP - Bob Renshaw (bobren55)


This topic has been archived. This means that you cannot reply to this topic.
48 replies to this topic

#21 malford

malford

    Titanium X Pack

  • Super Moderator
  • 6207 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 07:04 PM

I'm very saddened to hear of the loss of your father; Bob will be greatly missed by many fellow enthusiasts on this forum.

His technical & electrical knowledge helped many of us in the past and will be truly missed.
I had the pleasure of meeting Bob on several rolling road days and more recently at Duxford. It was always very interesting to chat with Bob over his latest modifications to his much loved ST TDCi.

Thank you on behalf of the forum for taking the time to inform all of his online friends at this difficult time.

Attached Files


2016 Mondeo Titanium X Pack 2.0 EcoBoost
My 5th Mondeo
Eibach Pro-Line
TurboSmart BOV

Bluefin Remap


#22 OverWhatHill

OverWhatHill

    A bit of a tit!

  • Members
  • 3595 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 07:22 PM

I'm sorry to hear of your sad loss. I never met your father but I would like to send my condolences to you and to the rest of the family.

12-plate Audi A3 Black Edition 2.0 TFSi S-tronic Sportback in Ice Silver with DVD Sat Nav, Bose sound system, xenon headlights, Bluetooth, voice control, heated full leather seats, full electric driver's seat adjustment, privacy glass, heated auto dimming power-folding mirrors, titanium grey Rotor-style alloys, auto lights & wipers, and tyre pressure monitoring.

replaced my 59-plate A3 S-Line that replaced my Mondeo 2.2 TDCi Titanium X


#23 MScotts

MScotts

    Knucking Fackered

  • Members
  • 531 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 07:27 PM

Very very sad news! My sincerest condolences go to you and your family at this difficult time James.

You mentioned DuxFORD. Well here's a couple of piccies I took with Bob in them, albeit the 1st one was a candid shot catching a natter off-guard; and the 2nd, the group piccie from the day.

The passing of bob is a great loss to us all... :(

Attached Files


4-wheels - LPG converted ST200 Saloon Ltd Ed No.177
2-wheels - BMW Motorrad


Fancy a Grand Day Out this July...? Then take a squint at MEGaPod.
It's the STdriveRS summer event, held at Santa Pod on 03/07/11 with loads for everyone to see & do on the day.

#24 BaileyMex

BaileyMex

    BaileyMex

  • Members
  • 375 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 07:32 PM

I'm to new to the site to have known him, but he sounded like a knowledgeable and well respected chap,

My condolences.
[color:red]Mondeo ST220[/color] [color:blue]Performance Blue[/color] [color:red]Blue Fin - K&N 57i - Tinted Glass - Blue flame exhaust[/color]

[color:gray]11 Reg Mondeo Zetec - Midnight Sky 2.0TDci – 163ps 17" Wheels - Touchscreen Nav - Privacy glass[/color]

[color:blue]1972 Escort MK1 Mexico - Electric Blue - 1700cc Xflo - Twin 40 Webers - Roll Cage Plus a very long list that the wife does not know half of [/color]

#25 P4UL T

P4UL T

    I ate all the pies!!!!

  • Members
  • 3789 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 08:36 PM

Posted Image

A pic of Bob and I at Duxford

I'm really sadened and sorry to hear this.

I had the pleasure of meeting Bob at a few meets and always enjoyed talking to him. He was the reason I and many other ST drivers brought Roverron boxes after his great results with him.

My thoughts are with you and your family
May he rest in peace

Paul
Paul


2006 (06) ST TDCi in Panther black

Born on 10.05.2006 Registered on 31.05.2006

#26 arctic

arctic

    ST Addict

  • Members
  • 1179 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 08:55 PM

I have only met bob once, very nice pleasant chap, will be missed sadly
ST220 230 BHp 2005 Facelift in silver



#27 ST56

ST56

    Post Whore

  • Validating
  • 4808 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 09:08 PM

James

Appreciate you taking time to tell us of you sad news. Please accept my sincere condolences to you and all your family.

Peter


5 Door ST TDCi, Performance Blue, Privacy glass, Black Leather/Alcantara Recaro's, Denso Sat Nav, Advanced Bluetooth, Voice Control, Rear Parking Sensors, Jaguar Flip Key, Eibach Springs Fin No.1132335, Added Foam Rear Bumper support pads. Focus indicators in mirrors. ASBO Calipers Painted Red. Ford Discs Front & Rear. With RedStuff pads.CCFL Halo’s by Chromiumtech. 6000K D2S Bulbs in Ford Projectors dip beam. 6000K H1 HID Kit Main Beam, FORGE Boost & Inlet Hoses. Full 2.5" bore Turbo back exhaust system with 4’’ Tailpipe from MIJ Exhaust. 20mm wheel spacers Front & Back.


#28 badge25

badge25

    Trundling along

  • Members
  • 93 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 09:44 PM

Very sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. Your fathers posts have helped me in the past and i'm sure his knowledge will be missed greatly.
Panther black st tdci
Tinted windows
Ccfl angel eyes
Roverron tuning box
Wingy de cat
De tango'd indicators

#29 si st turbo

si st turbo

    *************

  • Members
  • 1756 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 09:46 PM

ime very sad to hear about bob,he was a great bloke and will be sadly missed.

si.
ST TDCi performance blue superchips BLUEFIN 2

EIBACH lowering springs XENON lights JETEX air filter MIJ twin exhaustsASBO Brakes,WOLFRACE Wheels

#30

    Learner STdriver

  • Validating
  • 8 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 09:59 PM

I met him at DuxFORD, and needless to say, he was a brillant man.

RIP Bob :(

#31 Ben_W

Ben_W

    Just passed!

  • Members
  • 36 posts

Posted 16 September 2009 - 10:24 PM

Couldnt believe it when i read the response to the PM James, so sorry for your loss. Only met him once but i thought your Dad was ace, great guy to chat to. My sincerest condolances to you and your family.

Ben
Stardust Silver Mondeo Zetec-S Saloon - Lower than a racing snake :D

Genuine ST220 Heated Black Leather Recaro Interior, ST200 UIM and TB

Hatch for show, Saloon for a pro...

See it all in my Garage


#32 Bleeno

Bleeno

    Regular ST poster

  • Members
  • 649 posts

Posted 17 September 2009 - 07:08 AM

I'm sorry to hear of your loss James and you and your family have my heartfelt condolences. He will be missed and I thank you for allowing us in sharing the photos of him although I never met him myself.
PB 07 ST TDCI Galaxy 1.8 TDCi Ghia Mk 4 2.0 Titanium


Keep Smiling .... people will wonder what you're up to

#33 noble990

noble990

    Getting better

  • Members
  • 277 posts

Posted 17 September 2009 - 07:20 AM

Very sorry for your loss, only spoke to Bob a couple of times but he was very quick to give good advice.
The future's Blue......................

...........Performance Blue!!!!!!!!!!!

PDTuning Stage 1 Remap
Wingspeed decat
GraemeWelch EGR BYPASS
Pipercross Panel Filter
Millers Sport 4

#34

    Regular ST poster

  • Validating
  • 586 posts

Posted 17 September 2009 - 10:31 AM

Thank-you for all your very kind comments and pictures. In due course I will show these to my Mum who will take great comfort in them I am sure.

I may have to get the car out next week and give it a wash for him!

James

#35 huddies

huddies

    Regular ST poster

  • Members
  • 843 posts

Posted 17 September 2009 - 02:09 PM

Sorry James to hear the loss for you and your family, i never met your dad but please except my sincere condolences to you and all your family
Panther Black ST TDCI Estate SOLD
09 reg frozen white titx sport . Standard right now..dead and squashed
Now A6 2.7 quattro. AMD map to 235bhp . Nice

#36 digitalinkjetman

digitalinkjetman

    Getting better

  • Members
  • 507 posts

Posted 18 September 2009 - 05:23 PM

My sincere condolences to your family.

Had some great off the wall chats with him.

Attached Files



#37 Dave_ST220

Dave_ST220

    Post Whore

  • Members
  • 3601 posts

Posted 18 September 2009 - 10:04 PM

James, sincere condolences. I've not been on here for a while having moved house & this was the first post i saw upon my return. What sad news, RIP to your father. Having lost my own father to this wretched desease all i can do is say my thoughts are with you & your family. I mean that from the bottom of my heart. Think of the good times. :(
07 [color:red]ST 220[/color] 4 Door Saloon
[color:blue]Performance Blue[/color]
High Line Sat Nav
Technology Pack (Xenons & Privacy Glass)
Park Assist
Sunroof
Heated Rear Seats
Bluetooth Voice Control
Ford Sports Pedals
Heavy Duty Battery
Diamond Vision High Beam

#38 MR G

MR G

    MR G

  • Members
  • 62 posts

Posted 19 September 2009 - 04:07 PM

I haven't been at the club long so sadly have never been at a meet, but I wanted to offer my condolencies. Very sad news.
Considering a return to the ST fold...

#39 nick tdci

nick tdci

    Another Outlaw

  • Super Moderator
  • 3106 posts

Posted 19 September 2009 - 05:51 PM

Sorry to hear that james my thoughts are with you and all your family :( :(

#40 JazzyGeoff

JazzyGeoff

    Pain is temporary, Pride is forever!

  • Members
  • 1266 posts

Posted 21 September 2009 - 07:17 PM

Really sorry to hear the news, I never had the pleasure of meeting your father but I spoke to him on here and as everyone else has said he was always first to lend a hand and offer great advice!

A great loss, my condolences to you and your family!

R.I.P. Bob!
55 ST TDCi