Peter's Ferrari gang at the time consisted of Tommy Rettig of Lassie fame( in the background), Stephen Mitchell etc... Stephen used to have a 250GTO which nowadays belongs to Ralph Lauren's collectionof static pieces -nuff said?
Our reader in Northern Finland -Cheers to all the Finns out there!- emailed us these photos of an abandoned Silver Cloud curb sided. By the looks of it the poor Roller had some TLC before it was abandoned for what ever the reason.
Strictly speaking, I wasn't in the market for another classic car, quite the opposite. In fact, trying to down size and focus... However, when the opportunity knocked my door in form of a 220Sb stored in an old industrial building for a decade or two, I couldn't resist...
In the aftermath of oil crisis fashion designer Robert Jankel had a brainstorm. He thought dressing up a Triumph Dolomite Sprint to reminisce a baby RR would make a hit. The markets proved him wrong though, with only a handful or Panther Rios sold.
Gimme gimme gimme a man after midnight...wait a minute, let's rephrase that into 3.0CSL There you go much better!
"Voulez-vous (ah-ha) Take it now or leave it (ah-ha) Now is all we get (ah-ha) Nothing promised, no regrets Voulez-vous (ah-ha) Ain't no big decision (ah-ha) You know what to do (ah-ha) La question c'est voulez-vous..."
I think it was/is CS rather than CSL. Lovely nevertheless.
That's correct, it's 3.0CS and the actual owner is Agnetha Fältskog -Yeah the blond one...
Almost forgot to tell the car is currently under restoration by CSL garage in Hungary.
Tatraplan Project Sighting
Here's one of the more exotic projects for a change, a
Czech Tatraplan under a resurrection to become a custom sledge.