Tagged: P650OBA

P650OBA originally a Silver Daihatsu Move, bought in 2014 and hand painted Matt Black, then Cammo Army green and used to drive the length of the UK for a holiday. 850cc Automatic box on wheels.

P650OBA AKA Rambo

No cylinders short of anything

Rambo has gone, new owner looked pleased as punch as he buzzed off down the road. Goodbye chap, was a great blast but then all good things come to an end. Dont worry another Move is coming this Saturday….

Sennan Cove Cornwall

I have arrived..

…at Lands End. I can truly say Lands End still is a waste of cash, but I had to visit the dump to prove I had done it. JOGLE done I shall be homeward bound tomorrow. I am looking forward to getting home, and I may use the Fosse Way...


Today was the most boring day in history, I drove from Carlisle to Bridgewater in Somerset. 100’s of miles of nothing but moterway..

Scotland October 2014

Speed is for loser drivers

Today I trundled through the Highlands of Scotland at about 40 miles an hour, slower on the long uphill bits. I took a few images of the mountains and hills I saw on route. Loch Lomond has a terrible road, its having some upgrades which have made it a right...

Cheap Fuel

One cylinder short of a four pot

It started on saturday at 3.30am, I got into Rambo, turned the key and headed out into the great unknown, by 6am I was way north and stopped for a break, only to discover I had left my iPad at home. Not a great start to keeping a blog of...

Rambo Ready for LEJOG

D Day approaches

Right here’s a silly thing to do, earlier in the year I spend money (some might ask why?) on a Daihatsu Move. Tomorrow is the why, I plan to set off dead early for John O Groats in Scotland, and from there head south to Lands End in Cornwall, then...

KKITP show 2014


I went to a car show in the MOVE today, it was local and was for Kei cars, everyone was welcome in anything they turned up in but the focus is Kei Cars. As expected the MOVE didn’t win any prizes for “Best Presented”, but then I know no one...



Meet Rambo Just need to sort gearbox kick down cable before the weekend and the car is 100 % sorted… Now just looking at wheels as the thimbles on Rambo are a bit thin!!!

P650OBA engine swap 2014


Well the engine has been swapped in the MOVE, its taken all day yesterday and my body is wrecked. Its not all over yet, as all the harnesses and water pipes need putting back on. That is todays task, but not just yet as I need a coffee and some...

Move 850cc Triple engine rebuild

Tired long week

Its been a very long week so far, and I have struggled to get parts for things and find time after work to get other things done. But I am happy to report the Datsun is still running, and things are looking good for it. Time has been taken up...