Monthly Archives: September 2012

Winter boots for the Mazda 2

Like it or not winter is coming. All season tires are often a compromise in cold weather so I’ve sourced a set of dedicated winters for the best performance. The bolt pattern on the Mazda 2 is 4x100mm which is … Continue reading

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Classic Smith’s gauges

image used via redtimmy by Creative Commons license One of my favorite things about classic British cars is the wonderful Smith’s gauges most of them use. The speedometer on my Triumph Spitfire wasn’t always the most accurate at low speeds … Continue reading

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Over accessorized 1962 Sunbeam Rapier Convertible

It is hard to think of many cars less suited to wild metallic paint and a bunch of aftermarket bits than a Sunbeam Rapier. A classic Rolls Royce perhaps? I hate to criticism someone’s car but the Rapier is a … Continue reading

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Xpress Lube Show & Shine 2012

A smaller show held at the Xpress Lube in Lethbridge, Alberta. I don’t have too many photos from this one as a few of the cars would be duplicates from other events this summer but here is a selection.

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