Nomad 300

At long last, the Nomad I ordered over 12 months ago, will arrive from Crewkerne, Somerset in February. The specification is very similar to the car advertised and pictured below on the Ariel website. Major extras are Alcans, Ohlins and a Supercharger. I just hope my old bones will let…

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Clumber Park

Visited Clumber Park on the 24 October 2019. Unfortunately, during our walk it absolutely bucketed down and as a consequence we got extremely wet after stopping for lunch at the parks tea shop. Well worth the National Trust membership. https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park  

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Green Machine returns

The green machine (ZT260 V8) returns from RPS Rally after having subframes powder coated and replacement links fitted. New brakes parts were fitted were appropriate, hand brake cables, exhaust parts, drop links, suspension bushes and Bilstein shocks. I did ask for the sleeves to be taken out of the exhaust…

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Poppy Fields

This is supposed to be a field of wheat (located off the A424 adjacent to Upper Rissington). As you can see its been infiltrated by wild poppies with a blaze of red. Why all these poppies, I guess that farmers have reduced their use of weed killing sprays? Remembering that…

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