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  1. The Showroom
    my ex boss bought this as a rollin project but it soon became clear it had been built by a 10 year old with a fisher price my 1st tool kit.so i spent the last 4 months totally stripping it and either replacing or refurbishing all the parts,body was cracked as hell and had various crap repairs so...
  2. On Topic
    Just a thought, but is there anyone else out there that thinks that Australian built cars are under rated, to me there seems very little coverage in the magazines, but i think that the base cars and the quality of the builds equal most of the best of uk, and american featured cars. Has anyone...
  3. On Topic
    Over the years there have been loads of cars built, but how many of us have been at a show, or read a magazine, seen a car and thought 'I WISH ID BUILT THAT', These are some of the cars i wish id built. What cars do you wish youd built, or even just thought of?
  4. On Topic
    Yes really!
  5. On Topic
    Yes, really, a Citroen. I think Leicester based but who built it? Mad as a box of frogs but I love it. So who is the visionary behind it - I want to know more !
  6. Stuff - WANTED
    I am after a sensible priced powerglide/c4, dont mind if it needs a freshen up but it must be full manual, must have a brake, and possibly have a 1.76 gearset and a th400 converter fitment. cheers The lead foot :tup:
  7. History Archive
    HELLBLUE SENT ME THESE PICS FROM BRUNTINGTHORPE, IT WAS IN THE BACKGROUND OF A PREVIOUS PIC POSTED ON HERE SOMEWHERE, IT LOOKED A BIT MAD, & WELL ERRR IT IS & IT LOOKS LIKE IT WOULD HAVE BEEN A BIT IFFY ON THE OLE BENDS!!, CHECK OUT THE SCAFFOLDING ABOVE THAT IRS.....:tdown: NOW WHO...
  8. On Topic
    I'm looking for any information as to who built the rod I am now restoring. Need the usual info regarding doner parts used, to help me on my way! Its been off the road for around 15 years. It's a 1937 Morris 8, two door, running a narrowed volvo rear, viva front with a Daimler hemi lump. White...
  9. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Ok heres something not offered every day but i bought this from an antique shop some twenty five years ago as a present for my late mother in law as her dream was a holiday in a real Gypsy caravan touring Ireland, sadly now back with us and we just don't have the room, this is not built from a...
  10. Stuff - WANTED
    G'day,looking for 7" headlamp set with built in indicators,anyone gotem? cheers! Jason 07768984801
  11. Vehicles - FOR SALE
    I'm putting my beloved 1972 T bucket up for sale. It will be going on ebay soon but thought I would offer it out on rods 'n' sods first. This is a very well known rod, loads of history about it having been used and on the road for most of it's 37 years. I've had a 2.8 v6 cologne engine and...
  12. History Archive
    Anyone know what happened to that lovely chopped silver chevy built by Burnham Autos was either on bags or hydros, featured in Street Machine, with a billet :shake:wheels, looked spot on, not seen since mag feature
  13. On Topic
    In Britain ???????????? Most rods are built in a traditional manner, using mainly very similar parts and to a similar formula, which is V8, big n littles, etc. I know the reasons for this, and it's probably how I'd build my own, but was just wondering if anyone had built a rod to actually...
  14. Chat
    HI THERE . does this engine ring any bells to any one ,ie anyone know who built it originaly ,.. its a 327 and was going in an impala ,i bought it from a guy in burton on trent.. maybe the colour rings a bell. thx again..
  15. History Archive
    I've read the thread over there but haven't seen the pics so any that could be posted here would be great! Our '55 Bel Air convertible and '60 Impala are both French cars with the 'Paris' plate on the firewall but as far as I understood export convertibles were still actually built in Tarrytown...
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