Monthly Archive: January 2015

More steps forward

Today I spent the morning cleaning up a rear boot rubber that I had rescued off an old HB a few years back. Its in rather good condition so on the car it went....

GT gearbox crossmember

More work from those loverly chaps down at Retropower, this time a gearbox crossmember, and I am very happy to see it bolted up and ticked off the list of things to do. Its...

GT Rear Brake brackets

Okay so its take two on the brake callipers and brackets, the first design although sweet as a nut didn’t allow me to get my wheels on the car, very easy in hindsight to...

Viva GT Resto

Every little helps

I spent this morning down the workshop at Retropower working on the GT, which is the first for a while… Not a lot of change can be seen, but its was a fe hours...

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Lotus Viva History

More news on the hunt for Lotus Viva information, it does appear folks read this rubbish I post! I had an email to which I have replied I just hope more information follows? I...

Wipers and Brake Servo

Today (and like this weekend) I have been driving around thinking and doing things. I enjoy driving I find it very relaxing, and good for the unwinding. I am sure 99% of people would...

Scotland skiing

Right here are a couple of pictures from Nevis Range Snow today. Yes I have been known to stick planks of wood to my feet and slide down hills before, typically British mind, no...