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by mercrocker
Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 3398
Views: 354305

Re: What did you do today?

That's why I am still happy to sit the wrong way in the T25 and eat off my lap.
by mercrocker
Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 3834
Views: 427620

Re: EBay Finds

You could probably still drive it around looking like a dog scratching its arse too.
by mercrocker
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What the Dickens is that?
Replies: 71
Views: 7536

Re: What the Dickens is that?

Christ, only the Chinese would boast about copying a super-annuated piss-poor Russian lash-up.
by mercrocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?
Replies: 31
Views: 547

Re: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?

OK, last instalment... Covering the final two houses in my street. Both were old bungalows dating back to the early 20th century and until the mid 70s were inhabited by old school locals, an ex-Merchant Seaman and a lady to whom I was very distantly related through my grandmother's side. Needless to...
by mercrocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 3834
Views: 427620

Re: EBay Finds

Here are some I took pictures of at a Panhard rally about 25 years ago at Beaulieu....
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by mercrocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: What did you do today?
Replies: 3398
Views: 354305

Re: What did you do today?

All you tinnitus sufferers have my deepest sympathy after watching that.....
by mercrocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?
Replies: 31
Views: 547

Re: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?

AMCrebel wrote:
Fri Oct 23, 2020 3:01 pm
That Jensen is fabulous.
Seconded....Absolutely lovely.
by mercrocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?
Replies: 31
Views: 547

Re: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?

I forgot - Our cars My Dad had a (?1953) A30 - 2 door one with trafficators operated by a huge bakelite switch in the middle of the dash. It would fit on the drive and one day when tiny I was allowed to play in it (Dad got the bus to work) I managed, at three years old, to release the handbrake and...
by mercrocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?
Replies: 31
Views: 547

Re: Where And When Did You Grow Up And What Sort Of Wob Lived On Your Street?

See if I can cover the 2nd half of the street in one go.... No.15 I barely remember the family but they had a Sunbeam Rapier. A hovercraft engineer moved in after them with a Consul Classic, this was another car I used to ride to school in. Cortina and 2 Maxis later replaced it in their turn. No.16/...
by mercrocker
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Motorised Conveyances
Topic: EBay Finds
Replies: 3834
Views: 427620

Re: EBay Finds

That looks like one of those plastic boxes for keeping wheelie bins in. Probably as fast in a tail-wind too.