The Sharknose had its propeller shaft universal joint renewed along with mid-bearing and balanced not too long ago. The substandard bearing developed play and fairly horrible noise in just under 400 km. The bearing gets changed and hopefully silent ride continues more than half a ton this time.
A.Cunningham Opel Commodore Special was a one-off special for Alex, then general manager of Adam Opel AG and later a candidate for presidency. Flash body modifications were in-house job while the performance bits came from Irmscher-Tuning
Long story short, Idi Amin had hijacked Air France flight from Athens to Paris in 1976 and over 100 Israeli citizens were held hostages in Uganda. The Israeli Army sent four C130 cargo planes to retrieve the hostages
280SE 5.0 -a little story how (not?) to swap a 5.0 m117 light alloy engine followed by a four speed slush box into a vintage Mercedes, 280SE w108. To make things more ticklish the whole procedure will be carried outdoor during the winter months. OK, admitted under a roof -Oh boy aren't spoiled?