For Sale: 2010 MINI Cooper S Camden Edition


-Camden Edition MINI celebrating the classic Mini’s 50th anniversary
-Fully Loaded with Special upholstery, Traction control, Xenon headlights, Fog lights, Grille badge, Rear spoiler, Harman/Kardon audio system, 17-inch wheels and Hood graphics
-76,000 kms
-Serviced at BMW Victoria
-Horizon Blue Metallic
-6-Speed Auto

Price is $14,500CAD call Richard Owen 250 8917475

BJ8 Restoration: Part 5: The Engine


Today we picked up our Healey 3000 engine from Mid-Island Engine and Machine in Duncan.

Scott and Chuck have a great facility and have proven extremely capable for this job.

They gave us a breif tour of the shop which had some pretty impressive machines.

For our Healey engine, Mid-Island balanced all the rotating masses, grinded the valves and fit new hardned valve seats.

Vancouver Island Motor Gathering 2016


Today was the GAIN group’s Vancouver Island Motor Gathering & Classic Car Show held at the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit.

The is the first event to largely welcome the public to the somewhat private facility recently buily in Cowichan.

Almost the entire track was littered with interesting cars and the garage was reserved for cars completed by Rudi & Company.

2016 Canadian Concours d’Élégance

1927 Bentley Speed Six

1927 Bentley Speed Six

Last weekend the 2016 Canadian Concours d’Élégance was held as part of the Luxury & Supercar Weekend at Van Duesen Gardens.

This Concours was held by Hagerty Canada and celebrated 100 Years of BMW, the 80th anniversary of the Morgan 4/4 and Corvette Stingray.

Best of Show went to the 1960 Ferrari 250 GT Cabriolet Series II 1753GT which had just completed a four year restoration by Fastcars,Ltd in Redondo Beach, CA.

Exotics for the Luxury & Supercar Weekend

English Car Affair in the Park


Today was the English Car Affair in the Park (ECAIP) held by the South Island Branch of the OECC.

For the 22nd annual event, the cars were displayed at the Government House which is the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor.

Bentley & Rolls-Royce was the special feature this year aided by David Stocks of the RROC who helped gather 17 cars.