Third week of Covid19 quarantine, be safe, stay home, work on or in your classic! And Kudos to those that do not have the luxury of locking up in the safety of their home, working in hospitals etc. They are the real heroes of this crisis!
I have a 280TE DB-876 Zypressengrün metallic i.e. Cypress Green metallic hidden deep inside a barn in an undisclosed place. Wishfully thinking I could find time and inspiration to restore one day. I wish it was Thisle though.
Today's smart car battery chargers are anything but!
Especially if your battery has gone flat.
Lifehack #187 lap top charger rigged next to the smart (not really) charger to initiate the charge. Potentially dangerous and highly un-recommendable though.
Roughly 2600 litres of petrol or gas to geezers on the other side of the pond.
Lin Ottinger's magnificent Canyon T...
Lin Ottinger from Moab Utah was a brave individual that sported a flock of 23 21 Window VW Sambas around Moab Canyons to take brave and eager tourists around Canyonland in Utah US Photos courtesy of Ottinger museum.
Turbonique -the rocket powered turbo rear axle- came about in 1962 in Orlando, Florida, a stone's throw from NASA rockets, by Gene Middlebrooks, a Nasa subcontractor on the propulsion system for the Pershing missile program, looking for new business.
Any boxy sedan looks better in estate guise.
Rehabbing a 220Sb w111
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...