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McLaren – The Film

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.

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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210-piece Cable Tie & Accessory Kit Review

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210-piece Cable Tie & Accessory Kit Review

Suitable for all automotive applications but especially useful for classic car owners and kit car builders, this new cable tie and accessory kit from Gunson Tools (part number 77140), offers a versatile selection of cable ties and mounting tabs that will ensure neat and professional looking cable and harness installation.

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How to Build your own Engine Coffee Table – Book Review

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How to Build your own Engine Coffee Table – Book Review

They make great talking points, and are surely one of the most useful ways to recycle an old engine. This book gives you the best advice for building your own table, with photos, clear instructions, and concise descriptions of the work required.

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The Essential Guide to Driving in Europe By Julian Parrish – Book Review

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The Essential Guide to Driving in Europe By Julian Parrish – Book Review

Released just in time to inform all those looking to enjoy their classic or everyday car across the Channel or via the North Sea. This book covers all of Europe and not just the Union; so to the west Iceland and the east Russia, North the Scandinavian countries whilst southern destinations include the Mediterranean islands of Cyprus and Malta.

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Book Review The Prince & I

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Book Review The Prince & I

If you share my passion for Pre War motor racing, when manufactures the likes of ERA, Delage and Bugatti were common place on Europe’s circuits, piloted by legends such as Nuvolari, Seaman and Ascari, then this book is the perfect read.

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4-way Ratchet, Socket and Bit Set Product Review

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4-way Ratchet, Socket and Bit Set Product Review

This is an interesting socket and bit set from Laser Tools (part number 6428) — an innovative 4-way reversible ratchet that features both 3/8″ and 1/4″ socket drives and 1/4″ and 5/16″ bit drivers. The ratchet is beautifully finished and balanced and features a super-smooth 72 teeth ratchet at both ends.

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