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Triumph Spitfire 1500 Project

There is nothing quite like open top motoring. Even better classic low to the ground roadster. I’ve owned a Triumph Spitfire but that was almost a decade ago. It was a slightly tatty but very drivable 1974. That car remains … Continue reading

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Hello and Goodbye Parts Car – 1971 Mercedes Benz 220D

My recently acquired 1970 Mercedes Benz 220D would likely not have been economically reasonable to fix up if I didn’t have a cheap parts car to pull from. The missing and broken items list added up to well over the … Continue reading

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New Project: The world’s worst 1965 Honda S600

Well I picked myself up a new project. The car itself is in pretty dire condition but is reasonably rare (1 of 7,261 roadster for 1965). It is a 1965 Honda S600 roadster but a rather hacked up and then … Continue reading

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Some new bits for the Mazda 808

I bought a couple little things for my 1973 Mazda 808 Coupe at this weekend’s swap meet. First up is an old Alberta license plate from 1973 that I can legally put on the front. The rear needs to be … Continue reading

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A few bits and pieces for the Corolla

Any cheap car needs a bit of work when you get it. Double that for a really cheap car. I’ve got a little list of things to be done on the Corolla before I get it on the road for … Continue reading

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Car-BBQ

Now here is an interesting use for an old car that is never going to get restored. It started out as an innocent Studebaker sedan and here is the end result The build thread is here on British Car Forum

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Good bye Falcon, Hello Jeep

Well that was certainly a short time with me but I obtained a Jeep Cherokee for free which meant something in the garage had to leave. Since I hadn’t really had time to bond with the Falcon I choose to … Continue reading

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