Transatlantic 175 Classic Car Cavalcade

So, the reason that I needed the seatbelts was that we got invited to take part in the Transatlantic 175 weekend, celebrating 175 years of cruise passenger travel between Liverpool and New York. Organised by Wayne Hemingway and his team, the highlight of the weekend was to be a Classic Car Cavalcade through the city’s streets,…

Gearbox saddles and seat belts

Which brings us to this weekend. First on the list of jobs was seeing what I could do about the rather wooly gearchange. It’s always been a bit hit or miss ever since I put the Type 9 in, but never really so bad that it got onto the “must be done” list. Given I…

Time for a bit of a catch-up

To think, I used to be able to spend loads of time on the car in the evenings and then write it all up before bed – can’t imagine what’s changed in six years  Oh yeah … daughter  Anyways, since the car’s come out of hibernation I seem to have spent an inordinate amount of time…