In 2006 & 2007 Tony and Peter competed alongside each other with Angus Dent at the Spa 6 hours in Angus’s FIA MGB.
In 2007 Alastair Cox joined the company as an apprentice. Also that year saw A.J.Barnard take on the running of 13COB the ex. Le Mans Cobra. Since taking on the Cobra A.J.Barnard have completely rebuilt the car back to period FIA spec, and have successfully run the car at events such as Classic Le Mans, Goodwood and the Modena Cento ore Classic.
In 2009 Peter was asked by Neville Young, long-time friend of Tony’s to drive his Mk4 Elva Courier alongside the Mk1.
Peter has driven both cars with great success, turning the Mk4 into a race winner and winning the MGCC Thoroughbreds Championship outright in 2013 in the Mk1 Courier. Since Peter has started competing he has also guest driven in many cars including MGB’s, BV8’s, Cobra, Aston and historic saloons.
In amongst the racing and event support A.J.Barnard have completed many restorations to award winning standards and have attracted customers from Europe and Japan.