Just because it doesn't work out, doesn't mean that you should give up. When one door closes, it's time for another to open. There's a line from a childhood favourite film of mine, Lilo and Stitch, and it's always seemed to resonate with me from an early age. It goes something along the tune of "Sometimes … Continue reading Ohana.
As Veronica finishes off the last chapter in her current book, she's about to get started on the sequel. Let's get ourselves up to speed. Veronica is a 1984 Volkswagen Golf Mk2 Diesel. Veronica is the single worst car I've ever had. And I absolutely love her to bits. The funny thing is, Veronica was … Continue reading Dial V for Veronica.
It's time to see what the fuss behind these cars is all about. If there's one thing that the automotive world loves to wax lyrical about, it's the Mazda MX-5. All generations, from the inanely happy looking pop-up light Mk1 (NA to those in the know) to the newest Mk4 (the ND), from day one … Continue reading Say it Right.
Well, for those who know me personally, you may know that a special little lady in my life made a return this week. Her name is Debbie, and she's a 1990 Mk2 Golf turbo diesel. I owned her about two or three years ago, and sadly had to sell her due to unfortunate circumstances. … Continue reading Bridging the Gap.
So, for those of you in the know, I've had my Subaru back on the road, and it's about to be a very fun couple of weeks. Thanks to the beauty of temporary insurance, I'm having two weeks of driving her before her MOT (state inspection to the yanks) is up, and then I'll be … Continue reading Back at it again with the Silver Wagon