Experience Morgan +4March 24, 2013 – 01:50 pm

Experience Morgan +4

Richard Morgan, Republican candidate for Insurance Commissioner, betrayed the North Carolina Republican Party in 2004 and was promptly ousted from the NC GOP Executive Committee for party disloyalty.   His many transgressions, as you can read about below, have cost him dearly as he continued over the years to try and remake himself, running for office time and time again only to be rejected by voters.  Voters continually said NO to his kind of politics…

Tune Sunbeam AlpineMarch 14, 2013 – 09:36 pm

Tune 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…

Sell in europe MG T-TypeMarch 12, 2013 – 07:52 pm

Sell in europe MG T-Type

Some types of cayenne pepper may come with an unhealthy dose of phthalates. New study shows that even organic diets can contain surprising concentrations of the endocrine-disrupting chemicals By Summit Voice FRISCO — Avoiding plastic and personal care products known to include endocrine-disrupting BPAs may not be enough to limit exposure to the toxic chemicals, according to University of Washington researchers who recently published  a  study that…

Hints for owners of Triumph TR2March 3, 2013 – 02:35 am

Hints for owners of Triumph TR2

How to Restore Triumph TR2, 3, 3A, 4 & 4A: Your step-by-step guide to body,. Triumph TR2, TR3, TR3A 1952-62 Owners Workshop Manual (Autobooks) by Veloce.

Hints for owners of Jaguar S.S.100November 1, 2010 – 11:12 am

Hints for owners of Jaguar S.S.100

I believe that several Carisma Centuries have found their way onto the Continent but I ve been unable to trace them. If any readers of this blog can help me find them I d be most grateful. The most recent information I have is regarding the following owners and cars: Ted Legg who used to be secretary of the Carisma owners club believed to live in Spain . His car was custard and cream Reg Q568 NTM. Believed to have been sold. Miguel Casado Villen…

Sport tuning of Triumph TR6January 2, 2013 – 10:40 pm

Sport tuning of Triumph TR6

I was very saddened to hear from Rocky and Jennifer of Ian Gardiner’s sudden death last Saturday. Ian and Maureen only recently joined the club and attended their first club run to Whitecliffs in December. I met Ian only the once on this occasion and was taken with both his enthusiasm and exuberance and also by the beautiful job he had completed on what must be one of the nicer Vitesses around. It is a credit to both Ian and Maureen. Maureen, on behalf…

Sport tuning of Lotus SevenOctober 22, 2009 – 06:26 pm

Sport tuning of Lotus Seven

Just three non-Japanese manufacturers exhibited at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show — Lotus, Caterham, and BMW-tuner Alpina. At the show, Caterham announced plans to modernize the Lotus Seven ethos with electric and hybrid powertrains. A prototype is expected to be unveiled before the end of this year. Ansar Ali, the current boss of Caterham and an ex-Lotus executive, said the EV project would begin with a motorsports application. “We’re looking first…

Tuning of Sunbeam AlpineFebruary 2, 2013 – 04:41 am

Tuning of 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…

Tuning of MG T-TypeJuly 27, 2011 – 07:05 pm

Tuning of MG T-Type

Most shooters dream about having a custom barrel installed on their rifle or handgun.  But are custom barrels all that they are cracked up to be?   First is the cost.  A good barrel will cost between $300 and $600 dollars installed.  Most rifles will have to be re-bedded to fit the stock to the new contour of the custom barrel.  A finish of some type will have to be put on the new barrel and in most cases you might as well have the entire gun refinished. …

Repair Morgan +4May 16, 2012 – 03:22 am

Repair Morgan +4

Well, someone just saved me a lot of headache. Along with those windshield wiper gears I got off of Ebay a week ago, I also found and bought a reproduction Morgan Sales & Repair Centre sign from another seller. As with all Ebay purchases, as soon as I won it I immediately paid for it, no need to delay something you’ve waited for… or so I thought. I expected a day or so delay getting it shipped, but by the end of the week…