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If access is tight, reach for these smooth-action AF ratchet ring spanners from Laser Tools

If access is tight, reach for these smooth-action AF ratchet ring spanners from Laser Tools

Ratcheting spanners are ideal for use in areas with restricted access, and this high-quality 9-piece AF combination ring/open-ended set from Laser Tools (part number 6699) boasts smooth 72-tooth ratchet mechanisms that make them a pleasure to use.

An Incredible Journey – Book Review

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An Incredible Journey – Book Review

  The lost world of the 1930s circled by two men in one small car. By Max Reisch & Peter H Reisch. Translated by Alison Falls To fully appreciate why this book makes such a memorable read, it’s best to understand the background to the Austrian adventurer Max Reisch (1912-1985). His first epic journey took […]

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Russian Motor Vehicles-The Czarist Period 1784-1917

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Russian Motor Vehicles-The Czarist Period 1784-1917

Book Review – Russian Motor Vehicles-The Czarist Period 1784-1917 By Maurice A. Kelly Pre-revolution Russian motor vehicles, were there such things? The question that forced me to acquire this in depth and heavily researched book. The answer I was looking for is yes and very impressive machines they were too. You see, Russian vehicles were […]

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Victorian & Edwardian Motor Cars Book Review

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Victorian & Edwardian Motor Cars Book Review

Book Review – Victorian & Edwardian Motor Cars (By David Scott-Moncrieff) This is another of my internet finds, one of those books that have found their way via a charity shop or house clearance onto the final seller, usually one auction site or another. There are bargains to be located in such places and this book […]

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Jaguar Mark 1 & 2 By Nigel Thorley – A celebration of Jaguar’s classic sporting saloons

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Jaguar Mark 1 & 2 By Nigel Thorley – A celebration of Jaguar’s classic sporting saloons

Whilst I always look to the Veloce website for their latest offerings, rarely does a book grab my attention such as this one; a selfish reason in this case, as I am lucky enough to own a Mark 2. The author has most likely forgotten more about William Lyons creations than I will ever know, but with this particular Jaguar saloon I feel justified in offering an opinion.

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McLaren – The Film

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McLaren – The Film

The small independent Connaught Theatre in Worthing announced a one night only viewing of the documentary McLaren. For 90 minutes a small audience sat transfixed as the incredible 18-year racing career of New Zealander McLaren unfolded via in-period footage; the same day this film would be first broadcast in Indianapolis just prior to the weekends 500 race.

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The ONE Socket Review

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The ONE Socket Review

The ingenious Survivor Socket from Laser Tools (part number 6693) is the one socket that fits fasteners of almost any shape, square, hex, metric, imperial, spline, star, hooks and even wingnuts!

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Donald Campbell – 300+ A Speed Odyssey Book Review

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Donald Campbell – 300+ A Speed Odyssey Book Review

‘His life with Bluebird’ is the sub-title but this book is so much more; yes, the Bluebird legacy and all it stood for reigns supreme but for a detailed insight into the man and his machines, this David de Lara book completes the picture. With the 50th anniversary of that fateful day on Coniston Lake […]

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Laser Brake Bleeder Wrench Set 6783 Product Review

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Laser Brake Bleeder Wrench Set 6783 Product Review

The days of hunting around the tool box to find a suitable open ended spanner that may fit the odd size bleed nipple on your old drum brakes have long gone. The scenarios of the loose fitting option that slips, resulting in rounded off edges and blood from the knuckles or the other that is just a fraction too small but will fit with the help of brute force, these are history.

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My Life in 140 Cars – Keith Stewart

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My Life in 140 Cars – Keith Stewart

Book Review from Grant Ford for classiccarmag.net.

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