I have recently purchased a 1971 Vauxhall Cresta PC. The car is solid and will be a very quick turn around for her to be back on the road! I am in URGENT need of a prop shaft for the car is anybody could help at all? There is one on ebay but the distance is less than ideal. I am from...
Hi, good to see a high quality web space covering one of my longest lasting interests, started with 2 Lane Blacktop, American Graffiti, Mad Max, etc in the '70's. May see if I can find another PA Cresta and re-live some of my '20's again. No cars of note at the moment. Thanks, Brian
I bought this about 4 years ago with the intention of working on it myself. I got this in the condition it's in and paid £4000 at the time. The car is from a friend and he had no idea of its value either - he just wanted it gone. Unfortunately, as time has gone by I have not had the money to...
had J type 17 years it came from cornwall, still got the original brown logbook for it. Driven daily been all over the country in it.
cresta before work comenced.
went mad one weekend.
almost ready for paint.
Does anyone know if there is a steering wheel boss out there to fit my 71 PC Cresta as i keep e-mailing shops but not even getting a reply. Is the spline fitting the same as the Opel Rekord or something else GM of the early 70's? Please help as i'm going off my nut.:shake:
Found this while mooching on the net
I knew there was a mock up/prototype Daimler based on the Cresta in the 1950s. This chap is recreating it and finishing it (which is more than the factory did)
I still prefer the original Vauxhall styling, but this looks an...
Our 1966 VAUXHALL CRESTA PC
is having to go its a
3.3L RAT WITH FLAMES
SHE HAS 3 SPEED MANUAL WITH COLUMN CHANGE AND A BENCH SEAT
WEBER TWIN CHOKE CARB FROM A 3L CAPRI
MOT AUG 2010
TAX AUG 2010
SHE IS ALSO TAX EXEMPT
MATT BLACK WITH FLAMES, DONE BY MYSELF, PLEASE DONT EXPECT A SHOWROOM...
After many years of general tinkering, mending, minor mods and doing all those little jobs which are needed to keep various old cars on the road I have just begun my first proper build up (well, tear down at least).
This is how it looked long ago
so a little bit of work...