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Who Broke MG?

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MG (Morris Garages) was founded in the 1920 s. Their business was taking standard Morris Cowleys (basic British 1920 s car) and transforming them into a fun sports car with a series of chassis modifications and a new lightweight body. Through the years MG produced some truly iconic British sports car with some of the […]

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Retro Cars For The Next Generation…..

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      A while ago I was made redundant which meant I lost my company car. Every cloud has a silver lining and in this case, I needed transport but didn’t have much money which sounded like an opportunity to buy an old retro car. I won t get into the debate about how old is old […]

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We just want to have fun….

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      Nicholas Brown is a seriously cool guy, a petrol head through and through. His story is kind of familiar to many of us. Nicholas has been into cars and bikes forever. He’s a 23 year old guy from Baltimore USA who’s current ride is this slammed 1992 Nissan 240SX. No stranger to modifying […]

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SAAB. How the mighty have fallen

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How the mighty have fallen SAAB were a Swedish company, established in 1937 as an Aeroplane manufacturer. In 1944 the company took the radical step to move in to automotive production and production of the 92 began in 1947. Powered by a 750cc 2 stroke engine transversely mounted ahead of the front axle the 92 […]

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Henry’s Clean And Fresh VW Caddy.

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     I was out walking with the family the other day and happened across this super clean VW Caddy. It belongs to a young lad called Henry here in Northampton and this VW Caddy is his first car. ats off to him for a top choice of first car and not giving in to […]

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TVR, It’s Broke Dad.

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In 1947, Trevor Wilkinson from Blackpool, UK built an alloy bodied two-seater sports car for himself based on an Alvis Firebird chassis. Wilkinson and business partner Jack Pickard then started TVR Engineering, (TreVoR) and embarked on a journey into the car building business. The first production TVR was built in 1949 as an alloy-bodied two […]

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Stanceworks UK Meet

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Stanceworks UK car meet.   I recently heard there was a chapter of Stanceworks here in the UK. I had no idea they even reached out to this little old island but it turns out they do!   I’m a big fan of their work. The cars are epic and the photography is beautiful so […]

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SOS, Retro Car Gang Punching New Cars In The Face Since 2008

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Save Our Souls with Retro Cars S.O.S (Southern Old School) is an underground car gang overflowing with attitude. Don’t make the mistake of thinking this is some ordinary car club or group, it’s a retro car gang. The gang was put together by James ‘Elk’ Ellerker and his brother Tim in 2008, almost by accident. […]

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The 435. Maestro Turbo

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The 435.   In the ‘80’s, the British car industry was well on the way to a catastrophic meltdown. Irreversible damage had been done and the demise of the British car manufacturing industry was only a stone’s throw away.   BL (British Leyland) tried to breathe some life into the failing business by taking some […]

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Gary Morgans Awesome MK1 Escort

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Gary Morgans MK1 Escort I met Gary Morgan and his MK1 Escort at a meet recently and when he mentioned he had a rolling road session booked near me i called by to grab a couple of pics. It was a flying visit for me as time was against me that day which i was […]