Tag: restoration

Mercedes -Benz L319 fire engine.

I have been looking of one of these Uber cool Mercedes Vans for a good few years now, missed one or two. finally managed to find this one in Holland. don’t know what the plan is yet but I just love this van.

Thornycroft motor home 1940 Barn find Barnfind

  This weekend 22-24/04/2022 we, my partner my son and I went to Looe in Cornwall to visit my mother, it was the anniversary of my late brothers passing in 2014. we always celebrate Luke’s life at this time with mom. whilst there we visited the two brothers that owned this Thornycroft motor home three…
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Baby Bentley Bentley World child’s car

the gentleman in the picture on the left is the legend Peter Butler, Peter is stood with his good friend Peter Wilson, they are looking at Peter Butlers race car that we had earlier that evening removed the body from. This was what we did on Thursday evenings at Peters house in Warwickshire. if you…
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Baby Bentley pedal car display thing of beauty

This absolutely fantastic little Bentley was built by Bentley drivers club member Chris Leyshon – James I met Chris inadvertently after posting about my thoughts of the Bentley Drivers club forum on the Bentley Drivers club forum. I thought the forum needed to be updated and modernised, it is slow and difficult to navigate, hard…
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Rolls-Royce 20/25 Barnfind Harold Wilson 2009

On 14th May 2012 was contacted by Harold Wilson in Wales (not that Harold Wilson) but a lovely gentleman with a collection of vintage and classic cars scattered everywhere. he contacted me through an advert where I was looking for vintage Bentley parts. after a long chat on the phone about his collection it was…
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Jaguar Mk1V 1948 Barnfind restoration project

This very stylish Jaguar Mk1V is offered for sale as a complete restoration project. she is a very solid car, chassis is in very good shape so is her body. the engine has been stripped for rebuilding. gearbox is complete, new fuel tank. new wiring new tyres headlights are there, so are bumpers and most…
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