Category: Cars

April 24, 2016 / Cars

Some of our friends got married recently, and their wedding car was a Bentley Mark VI. I’m no classic car buff but this vehicle was beautifully built, maintained, and polished,…

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February 5, 2013 / Cars

I don’t normally go in for this pop art style of photography, but when I saw this Beetle parked up, I couldn’t resist.

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January 12, 2011 / Cars

The result of an idle thought. Dear Top Gear, I’m trying to imagine how a car would handle if mounted on bicycle wheels. I wager that some sturdy mountain bike…

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July 12, 2010 / Cars

The other day I was knocked off my bike deliberately by an impatient driver. I was cycling along a stretch of road where there were no parked cars. I was…

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March 31, 2010 / Cars

My car was due its MOT and service today, so a couple of weeks ago I booked it into the a Ford dealership in north Bristol. Since then, there’s been…

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October 6, 2009 / Cars
June 25, 2009 / Cars

Today I replaced the sidelights in my car with white LEDs. I was annoyed by the very yellow tinge of the traditional 501 (aka W5W) bulbs. The new LEDs produce…

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