Monthly Archiv: September, 2015

Sold: Barn Find 1967 Porsche 912

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-Paperwork dating back to 1988 when owned by Carl Newton in Van Nuys, California
-Solid car seemingly absent of accident damage or major bodywork repair
-Needing a new passionate owner to restore and enjoy this classic swb design.
-Fitted with 5 gauge dashboard and dogsleg 5-speed manual
-Noted minor metalwork repair to both passenger and driver’s side dogsleg.
-Engine starts and runs, enough to repostion for the photoshoot
-Imported into Vancouver BC in 1989.
-Last work completed in January 2008.

-Untouched, as found, original Porsche 912

21st Annual English Car Affair in the Park

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Today the annual English Car Affair in the Park at the Fort Rodd Hill & Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Park, Colwood, BC was held by the The Old English Car Club OECC.

Centered in field was a great display of MGAs surrounded by many of the great cars from the local area.

Interesting debuts included Malcom Mackenzie’s freshly restored Triumph GT6 and Paul Watkin brough along a very rare 1981 Aston Martin V8 Volante.

We also spent some time with Cam and Karen of Coventry Woodworks to see the incredible wooden dashboard restoration for our Austin Healey BJ8 project.

the work-in-progress dashboard for our BJ8 restoration.

Sold: 1970 Jaguar E-Type XKE Roadster OTS

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-Superb presentation of a series II roadster.
-All neccessary work completed.
-Matching numbers
-Upgraded to triple SU carbrettors.
-Comes with tools, jack and knock-off hammer
-Built March 1970 registered and delivered in Canada in 1971.
-New crush grain vinyl top professionally fitted.
-New wheels and tires
-Recent work: alternat=all cooling lines, otter switch, rear end shocks, front brakes.
-2012 paint by Jetstream Custom Auto.