Tag Archives: Classic Cars

All set (more or less)

I have now booked my train tickets to Paris in February to go (as previously announced) to the RetroMobile exhibition. I shall of course meet up with some friends and stay on the capital for 3 days. Something I am … Continue reading

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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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P5

My friend C is ensuring that his Rover P5 will be fit and sparkling for our trip next June to the Le Mans 24h. The P5 was also known as “the poor man’s Rolls Royce”. Happy mechanic

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Club des 5A

I wonder if I shall be accepted with my old Mehari. Amateur Audois des Amateurs d’Automobiles Anciennes

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Classic cars

http://www.touttacotlimouxin.fr/agenda/66-bourse-d-echange-2017 There is a mechanic / garage in the street behind our house. I have walked past a few times and noticed some really nice gems being renovated in there. Today I stopped and there were among other things Peugeot 204, … Continue reading

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On the theme of oldies.

I wish I could find one of those. This one was on display at the race track’s village in Le Mans this year. A beauty.

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Oldies again

Being the first Sunday of the month, there is the usual gathering of old timers in our little town. It is of course almost always the same cars with one exception today. A nice Matra 530. One does not see … Continue reading

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