The Jalopy Journal
There's a short clip on Facebook taken by my better half (Good Myfawnwy Evans) today
90 years ago today, Babs upped the World Land Speed Record to 171mph. She was back on the sands, but running not quite as rapidly...[ATTACH] [ATTACH]
Sadly Babs didn't even make it out of the museum right by the Sands, but the Napier Railton, brought down from Brooklands, did.
Built by Sunbeam at the company's Wolverhampton works, powered by a modified Manitou Arab 18.3-litre V12 engine. The car held three LSRs, the last...
At last an event just 20 miles from where I live too!
The 350hp Sunbeam was back at Pendine this week, driven by Don Wales (grandson of Sir Malcolm Campbell), 90 years to the day after it broke the...
Here in the UK I guess I'm one of few TRJ and HRD readers: they're superb publications written by people who obviously love the subject and the...
THE VIEW FROM THE UK:
I get most of 'em, from pocket mags like Rolls and Pleats and Kustoms Illustrated to CKD, OSR, R and C, Garage, Hot Rod...
Well, I could put up a pic of the B down at Gower, which is THE surfing place in Wales!!!!
...and, of course, driving it as well.....
Surely right-hand drive's the correct side!!
And Koops - probably leave the bugger as it is, apart from a bit of light tinkering here and there!
I bought it from an English feller down here in Wales who has three of 'em, inc. a red roadster he bought from the Mould sale. He'ss aalsso got a...
Now I've sussed out putting up pics, here's one of the car QueenBee spoke about some time ago
Add here's one of itss sunroof - sorry, air vent!
Hopefully this one of our little longroof will appear!
May I, on behalf of British HAMBers, apologise for Eddie Izzard - sorry, I don't think he's funny, and I don't think he ever will be!
Eryk - that roof's definitely longer than ours.... but they're both GM products!
thanks for that! When was the pic of the orange car taken - mid-'70s?
Can you help with some pics please? I want to fit some chrome reverse and redbands on our Fordor, but any pics to show me what it might...
and another one!
Does this short longroof count?
What's more, I've just got back after taking it for a serious blast and - superb - no leaks!
Those new Mini instruments are horrible and after a few miles are tiring to look at....
Hello all form the sunny UK
Well, I didn't make it to the Nostalgia Drags today, but I did get the new Mac's pump fitted instead.
Not all of the media is bad - after all, Rodders Journal's part of the media....
Hello from the UK!
Don't know if it's any consolation to you Stateside guys, but it's just as bad here: Don't be fooled into believing that our...
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