Hot Rod & Custom Car Show 2017


Just spent an enjoyable couple of hours at the Hot Rod & Custom Car Show, held at Stansted House in Hampshire. The weather did rather let us down but the cars managed to shine through even if the sun didn’t. I’ll let the cars do the talking, take a look at the following photos. See… Continue reading Hot Rod & Custom Car Show 2017

Mayor of Havant’s Charity Classic Vehicle Run


Last Sunday morning, under beautiful sunny skies, the Mayor of Havant’s Charity Classic Vehicle Run took place. With around 200 vehicles gathering in the car parks adjacent to the Public Service Plaza. That’s Havant Borough Councils office buildings to you and me. Many of the drivers were making sure they were well fueled before setting… Continue reading Mayor of Havant’s Charity Classic Vehicle Run

Happy Birthday – 100 Years of Aston Martin


It was on January 15 1913 that Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford founded Bamford & Martin Ltd., the company that would later become Aston Martin. The name change was in recognition of Robert Bamford’s success at the Aston Hillclimb in Buckinghamshire. A suitable showcase for the very first Bamford & Martin cars. The DB5 above,… Continue reading Happy Birthday – 100 Years of Aston Martin

Proposed 2 Tier Road Tax – Unacceptable


According to The Sunday Times Whitehall officials are investigating changes to the UK road tax system. Under the new proposal the tax could be split into two tiers – all drivers would pay the first charge. This would  allow them to use local roads and A-roads but then motorists wanting to travel on motorways and… Continue reading Proposed 2 Tier Road Tax – Unacceptable