Category Archives: Cars and bits

Corvette

Do that look like a Corvette to you? Well it is.  The new C8.R which to me looks more like it is coming out of one of the Italian workshops or maybe a Mc Laren. I miss something from the … Continue reading

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1966

November is set to be a good month for Le Mans fans. The film Le Mans 66 is coming out. To be read at the same time is the new comic book which covers the epic battles between Ford & … Continue reading

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Retro Mobile 2020

Working on my 2020 agenda and it looks like I shall be in Paris and area in February to go to “Retro Mobile”. Looking forward to that since I am going to meet up with a couple of friends.   … Continue reading

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24h in 2020

For a few reasons I shall not go to the Le Mans 24h next year in June. I am not impressed with the current cars in particular LMP1 & LMP2 with little innovation in the past few years. I shall … Continue reading

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Le Mans 24h 2019

I have started updating my Le Mans blog. Ten days to go till the race. Quite a special occasion this year as my Chris and I are celebrating the 50th anniversary of our first Le Mans 24h.

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Mechanic JJ

The rubber rings I had ordered have arrived and I can replace the old ones which hold the hood of my Méhari. For those of you familiar with the old Citroën 2CV, these are exactly the same rubber rings which … Continue reading

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Success

I was overdue by a few months for the obligatory “Service Technique” (MOT-GB, TUV-D) for my old car. I finally took the plunge today and the “old girl” passed all the checks with flying colours. Since it is categorised as … Continue reading

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