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  1. Stuff - FOR SALE
    These are limited prints of old vintage pin up calendar pages that I've added my own custom touches to. These unique pieces have anything from The Ratfink to car parts illustrated on them. They are individually cut out and the edges are distressed a give these prints a very realistic look. Each...
  2. Who are ya ??
    Hi, I'm a vintage/retro photographer looking to do much more car and girl work and I was recommended this site as a good possible resource of cars/rods to use with potential models, hopefully this is the case? So in short, if anybody is willing to let me come shoot their ride in exchange for...
  3. Vehicles - FOR SALE
    For sale brand new custom trike like no other for sale ! this is the best trike i have seen (i would say that,its mine!) Just finished last week ,new mot and just reistered. Zero miles (ok apart from a blat down the road.) Just had too !!! S&S motor Ultima 6 gearbox custom paint huge 300...
  4. National Street Car Challenge (NSCC)
    Not long back from the Retro Rides event at Prescott Hill today. £10 gate, £20 for a 3 hr session. I took the Cortina up the hill in the first session and had a good time. I managed 5 climbs and nearly went into the gravel on the one (oops.) My TrueTrac diff doesn't really like this kind of...
  5. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Bit of clear out! Anything can be posted or collect from Leicester :) Rover V8 Distributor: £20 Mister Gasket 4 Barrel Carb Adapter Plate: Brand new, unused. For Holley and Edelbrock etc 4 barrel carbs. Cat. no 1932, check your application online. £10 Retro Sharp Head Unit: SOLD...
  6. The Showroom
    hi all some pics of my chevy shorty panel van restored in arizona and imported in march 2010. Running a zz4 355hp crate motor with alli heads. r400 electric 4 speed box and all 70's nostalgia.Rear disc conversion and chrome side pipes. Named THE BLACK PEARL.... Also in the pics my 327 v8...
  7. Stuff - WANTED
    Wanted Retro Ford Slot Mags 5.5x13 and 8x13 or 14
  8. What, Where, When ?
    Hello Rods and Sods folks. I'm aware that posting up an advert for an event in my first post is very bad form, but I'm hoping I can get a bit of a free pass as a number of you goodly folks will know me from around the way. I wanted to make a formal (if such a thing were possible on the...
  9. On Topic
    Anyone know if and when the Retro classic and custom show is on this year?
  10. Stuff - WANTED
    Hi All, Another long shot I know, has anyone got a vespa, lambretta style scooter for sale, I'm willing to pay up to £400. Not fussed on year just fancy working on a scooter next. Cheers, Stu.
  11. Stuff - FOR SALE
    Fresh out of 20 year storage a nice set of Cobra Drag Slots for a Retro rwd Ford, 108mm pcd. Capri, 100E, 300E, 105E, Consul Capri, Classic etc Pair of 5.5x13 (3.25" backspace) Pair of 8x13 (4.25" backspace) All tyres are worn but will be okay for rolling around or mock up.
  12. On Topic
    Anyone been to this on Friday , today or going tomorrow ? Anyone on here got a stand or display ? http://www.raceretro.com/ Some old drag cars on display http://www.raceretro.com/[email protected]&[email protected] :P
  13. What, Where, When ?
    It's the Butty Run at the Diner in Long Itchington, Warks. this Sunday, 7th March. Meet at 9:30ish 'til 12 for breakfast. More details at: http://butty-run.com We've had a request for vehicles to take part in a professional photo shoot at the meet, promoting a company specialising in retro...
  14. What, Where, When ?
    Stoneleigh Park, Warks, www.raceretro.com
  15. Chat
    Sorry to disappoint you but now i have your attention..:D Anyone had any dealings with this company or this person? Registered on Ebay as: retro-car-parts-uk name: Julie McCormick 11 Fairfax Drive, Sheffield South Yorkshire United Kingdom S21 SJ They have ripped off a friend of mine in Finland...
  16. Stuff - FOR SALE
    my dad has just taken out his gas fire and put in a modern electric thing (mum wanted it) the gas fiere was (before removal last week) in perfect working order. its from the late 60s or early70s (dads memory isnt that good now) i remember it in the house all my life. (im now 43) any funds raised...
  17. Chat
    When the PT cruiser was first produced i thought ............. WOW retro build production car ........short lived wow for me Now theres all the old model's being retro built Camaro, Challenger so on and so on Now big bro poped in and said about a rodded pick up he saw local and hadnt seen one...
  18. Chat
    Hi Folks I dont do weddings very often.....they're bloody hard work for one.....and also I dont like "normal" ;) So when I got a call from Joe and Candi with the words "scooters, classic american car and leopard print" how could I refuse. More to come...............
  19. On Topic
    Vroooooooooooooooom blat blat blat One day this lens will pay for itself.....maybe Laurent getting the shot.....good man!!! and i know it's not a rod.....but you gotta admite those sleak lines!! and the rest are here...
  20. On Topic
    Went there on Sat/Sun, with Pete in the Morris 14. Mike in the Escort (which looks like it's lining up with the tractor) and other Norfolk Street Cruisers arrived later. Great weekend, lots of interesting stuff racing and showing. Mike broke his axle and waited for a breakdown truck, I led the...
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