Articles | Travels

From Denmark to Scotland in a GT6

A journey does not necessarily begin with the first step or the first turn of the wheel. Sometimes the journey begins decades earlier, with the birth of a passion or with the purchase of a car. This is Martin's travel story, his dream come true.


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Models: GT6 MKII

Keywords: Travels

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Articles | Restorations

Horns restoration

Driving a classic car in the traffic is not always pleasant, its small size nearly disappears compared to the modern vehicles, also due to the car market increasingly moved towards useless and bulky SUVs. Getting noticed in case of need, therefore, is very important and the main tool to do it is the horn. In this article we will show you that the restoriation of a soundless or no longer working horn is an easy job.

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Models: GT6 MKI / GT6 MKII / GT6 MKIII / Spitfire 4 / Spitfire MKII / Spitfire MKIII / Spitfire MKIV / Spitfire 1500

Keywords: DIY

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Articles | Restorations

Brackets for additional headlights

Fog lights and extra beam lights are a rather common optional on classic cars where they have a aesthetic - thanks to the reference to the rally cars - more than practical application. If you are planning to do it on your Spitfire Mk3 (or GT6 Mk2), bear in mind that it's not necessary to make a hole on the bumper or build a complex support.

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Models: GT6 MKII / Spitfire MKIII

Keywords: DIY / Electrical system

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Articles | History and culture

Triumph Acclaim. Anglo-Japanese saloon was a hit, and a sad end too

It was a brave new world for BL – a Honda built in the UK but, in many ways, the Triumph Acclaim represented so much more. When launched in 1981, the Acclaim was heralded as the first of a long line of Honda/Rovers but, more importantly than that, it proved once and for all that British assembly line workers were among the best in the world.
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Models: Acclaim Acclaim

Keywords: Michael Edwardes

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