Mein Carrera-Pflegekind ließ zuletzt bei ausgiebigen Handwäschen mit dem Hochdruckreiniger ein paar Schnapsgläser Wasser auf die Beifahrerfußmatte tropfen. Hauptverdächtiger war die Dichtung der Windschutzscheibe. Mit originalen Scheiben und ori[...]
The tall guy with the practical hair cut (@gintonic) keeps on telling me that there is this little early-nineties runabout that he just can’t get enough of. I had almost forgotten about this car though of course, the petrolhead that I am since t[...]
In the 1975 issue of the British car magazine ‘Motor’ I came across an story about the late Paul Jameson.
He was known at the time for crossing Europe at highly illegal speeds in a 12 cylinder, tank engined car with a Rolls Royce grill. I remem[...]
How about a pic of a car you like(d) very much - or a special car your friend/neigbour/relative let you drive in the past and you think about it from time to time... Maybe not worth to open a thread but still...here is the space for it. Its not [...]
Finally, found my cuban car pics from 2015, taken
in Varadero, Cardenas, Havanna and Cajo Largo.
Phew...403 pics from my two month stay ....have to
make a selection or lets say...there would be material
for a Volume 3 and 4 😉😎
cheers - blue [...]
I just love the lion fur & tartan interior of my 911, the colour officially labeled “cork”.
I hope I can encourage @rob to comment on the tartan and tell the story about Lapide and the two Porsche ladies who looked after upholstery ...
A long, long time ago I got my first taste of a Air Cooled Porsche 1972 911T. I think at the time the 911T was like the base model. Nothing special no Fuch's but Cookie cutters wheels instead. Geez I don't even remember if it was a 4 or 5 speed [...]
After careful consideration I came to the conclusion that from all the possible methods of paint removing, good old sandblasting is it. There are few things in life that look as delicious as a freshly sandblasted body. Welding in this case was l[...]