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A Different View: 2013 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

A Different View: 2013 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

Photographer Piotr Degler Jablonski takes a different view of some of the cars from the 2013 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este [...]

June 15, 2013 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster
Top Tips For Driving Safely At Dusk

Top Tips For Driving Safely At Dusk

Dusk can be one of the most dangerous time for drivers. The lack of light or rays from the low sun can be hazardous. If your daily routine or a planned trip means driving at this time of day, follow [...]

June 6, 2013 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster
What I Did On My Holidays

What I Did On My Holidays

What did Gez do on bank holiday Monday? He and the ’Crab visited the Dilwyn Show for a bit of a busman's holiday. [...]

May 8, 2013 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster, Events: We just can't keep away from these events
Keeping The Landcrab Regular

Keeping The Landcrab Regular

The Bavarian heart of Gez's Rover 75 hasn't run for weeks now, so he's had to turn to something very British and very Leyland for his daily duties – the one and only Dep-O Landcrab. [...]

April 29, 2013 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster, Our Cars: Living The Dep-O Pledge
Why Some Of Us Are Excited By The VW XL1

Why Some Of Us Are Excited By The VW XL1

Volkswagen has confirmed limited production of its XL1 and we’ve never been so interested in a mid-engined two seater capable of 0-62mph in 12.7 seconds. [...]

March 7, 2013 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster
Classic Cars: healthy market, healthy hobby?

Classic Cars: healthy market, healthy hobby?

Seldom does a month pass, without someone banging on about what great investment potential classic cars represent. Well, to be blunt, I think that horse hasn’t just bolted, it’s been processed and already unwittingly eaten as a supermarket burger. [...]

March 4, 2013 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster
Unhinged: Jaguar XJ220 Second Thoughts

Unhinged: Jaguar XJ220 Second Thoughts

In a similar way that some of today’s terrible chart fodder has made me revisit my dusty Eighties music collection, a sense of 2013 perspective has made me reassess the XJ220 [...]

February 25, 2013 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster
Unhinged: Farewell Filton Airfield

Unhinged: Farewell Filton Airfield

Sadness, not aircraft, filled the air as we witnessed the end of Filton airfield – the birthplace of the British aircraft industry. [...]

December 21, 2012 Dep-O Blog: Opinions, views and bluster