Congrats on the buy! I’m truly jealous as I’m the one who posted the pic of the other green s-type r that is for sale a mere 15 minutes from me. I absolutely love these cars.
It was a fun drive home last night.
As a self-proclaimed tire-nerd and huge F1 fan, this was a great read! Thanks for all the info.
Cant really help you there. This one spent most of it's life in Florida, then two years in IL and MI. I think the body is aluminum so nothing to worry about there. I inspected the underbody and there was only slight surface rust on parts of the rear subframe and along the very bottom of the pinch seams along the… Read more
Like I mentioned before, I’ve known people with odd-number aversions. And yeah, I have OCD issues (clearly). Fortunately I don’t really project them onto anyone else and owning my issue helps me get through it. Very rarely, if ever to I project my issues onto others and I’m quite thankful for that.
You’re talking about engine flooding. Basically the engine gets flooded with fuel because of a weak ignition system and/or low compression not being able to provide proper combustion. It usually happens after a short trip where the engine didn’t get up to temp yet. The deflooding procedure isn’t hard but usually… Read more
I’d love to see the International Race of Champions back! Bring back all the colors!
The P1800 is arguably the best looking car to come out of Scandinavia IMO. Timeless good looks.
My dad, who was a diesel mechanic and ran his own side-business auto repair out of the driveway was my biggest influence into the car world. Our kitchen table at his house (divorced parents) was constantly filled with Testors paints, glues, x-acto knives and all the other necessary equipment to build models.