Technical details of Riley Brooklands NineApril 26, 2014 – 11:55 pm

Technical details of Riley Brooklands Nine

Sometimes serendipity comes along…. My cousin Peter and I were strolling back to his car after taking a most enjoyable trip – steam hauled – on Peak Rail from Rowsley to Matlock and back, when I spotted a bright blue car standing behind an industrial building by the side of the railway yard. ‘Wait a minute, Pete, I’d like a photograph of that!’ I said, and began to stroll over. As I neared the car, I began to revise my initial identification of a…

Technical information about Lotus SevenApril 20, 2014 – 11:09 pm

Technical information about Lotus Seven

Go with green leafy veggies for your heart chakra and plenty of liquids for your throat chakra. You can go with fruit juices and tangy fruits as well. The third eye chakra which is responsible for the sharpness of third eye sight and a profound sense of the psychical gifts we all have is nourished by consuming such items as grapes, blueberries, grape juice and wine. The crown chakra is the highest chakra the chakra of spirituality is all about detoxification…

Driving Sunbeam AlpineApril 19, 2014 – 11:05 pm

Driving Sunbeam Alpine

This 1967 Jeep CJ-6A Tuxedo Park (Chassis 8422S10430) is offered by the second owner who has had the truck since 2. It has always resided in California, where it was purchased new, and remains remarkably original including a long list of cool features including the Warn overdrive and factory hardtop. It has not been molested or modified (no extra holes for roll bars, radios, gauges, etc.), except for an electric fuel pump and a steering stabilizer. According…

Hints for owners of Jaguar XK 120April 4, 2014 – 08:10 pm

Hints for owners of Jaguar XK 120

1950 Jaguar XK120 roadster on later wire wheels; leather strap and bonnet. Some cars were fitted with Alfin (ALuminium FINned) brake drums to help. 1958 Jaguar XK-120 3.4 OTS. 6. Oceanside, CA. Description: This is a California black plate car that has always been garaged, with the same owner for 22.

Sell in europe Sunbeam AlpineApril 3, 2014 – 08:05 pm

Sell in europe Sunbeam Alpine

This 1965 Sunbeam Tiger is a restored example with all the features we would want, including a sharp color combo. The restoration includes nice details like an all-leather interior, wool carpeting, and a canvas top.  We don’t see many Tigers with cosmetics this impressive. Find it  here on eBay in Orlando, Florida with bidding above $25k and the reserve unmet. Just over 7, Tiger roadsters were built, and this one looks great in its deep blue paint…

Buy in USA MG T-TypeMarch 27, 2014 – 06:40 pm

Buy in USA MG T-Type

This is the strange tale of the mysterious ignition warning light saga that can afflict owners of the more mature MG. So,for the benefit of the younger generation that have taken up the challenge of pre 1956 MG ownership let me tell you a story. Situated on the instrument panel of many of the older cars is a light that tells you when the ignition is switched on. When the engine is started and the speed increases the light goes out to tell you all…

Repairing Jaguar XK 120March 24, 2014 – 06:16 pm

Repairing Jaguar XK 120

1950 Jaguar XK120 roadster on later wire wheels; leather strap and bonnet. for any further records beyond those already achieved before the repair. Specializing in the repair and restoration of British (mostly Jags) and.

Sell in europe Jaguar XK 120March 15, 2014 – 03:39 pm

Sell in europe Jaguar XK 120

As anticipation builds for RM s annual Amelia Island sale, the official auction house of the Amelia Island Concours d Elegance is delighted to announce the consignment of a legendary 1948 Tucker to its March 9 event. Widely regarded as one of the most advanced, early, post-war automobiles ever built, the rare and highly sought-after Tucker joins a magnificent roster of more than 80 blue-chip automobiles hand-selected for the RM sale, including no…

Speed drive Morgan +4March 11, 2014 – 02:17 pm

Speed drive Morgan +4

I never intend to adjust myself to the madness of militarism. - Martin Luther King Jr. However sugarcoated and ambiguous, every form of authoritarianism must start with a belief in some group s greater right to power, whether that right is justified by sex, race, class, religion, or all four. However far it may expand, the progression inevitably rests on unequal power and airtight roles within the family. - Gloria Steinem the world s 358 billionaires…

Technical details of Triumph TR6February 24, 2014 – 11:50 am

Technical details of Triumph TR6

So, Chip informed me the other day that a customer is replacing his TR6 transmission with a Toyota Five Speed. My immediate mental response was, “Oh yeah!” Five speeds is more than four and that’s good, right? When I got in the car and left, I wondered, “Why? What’s wrong with overdrive? ” So, being a skeptic, I asked, “What advantage does a Toyota Five Speed provide versus a stock transmission with overdrive? ” I’ll use a list format for Chip’s points…