1975 Alfa Romeo Spider – Rental Roadster

April 24th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

As sung by Marianne Faithful, Lucy Jordan famously realised she’d never ride through Paris in a sports car with the warm wind in her hair. Well that’s all very romantic but if Dave Dobbyn had written that song, Nelson would have been the location for Lucy’s lament – and I’ll suffer no argument on that [...]

Jowett and the Ray Win Collection

February 21st, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

My first impression of ‘Wally’ is that he really does sound a bit Subaru. There’s that familiar off-beat thrumming sound, though it’s gentle and peaceful here. Then there’s the lack of body roll with the weight being low in the car despite a typically post-war upright body. This isn’t too much of a surprise as [...]