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It’s All In The Name

It’s All In The Name

Up at the shed, I popped in to see Noel at Deutscheparts - top bloke and font of all knowledge when it comes to VAG parts, old and new. [...]

March 1, 2012 News: Read all about it! There's no news like new news, Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff
Project Landcrab: We Can Rebuild You

Project Landcrab: We Can Rebuild You

Getting Mad Mark to paint the Austin 1800 its rightful Limeflower, was a bit like blowing up a rubber johnny... [...]

February 28, 2012 Our Cars: Living The Dep-O Pledge, Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff
Driven By Guilt

Driven By Guilt

After a good dose of old carness at Race Retro and hearing about how much progress Gez has made with the Landcrab, I took a long hard look in the mirror. [...]

February 27, 2012 Our Cars: Living The Dep-O Pledge, Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff
Painting By Numbers

Painting By Numbers

Following the Facebook conversation on Thursday night, the grey matter has been churning. Thanks to you all for your 'helpful' comments on both my painting skills and suggestions for a new look for the Crab. [...]

February 27, 2012 Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff
The Danger Within

The Danger Within

With a little help from a friend, the Mini chugged back into life today after what has been an extended (read embarrassingly over extended) lay up. When it caught, it sounded like it was running on just a couple of [...]

February 18, 2012 Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff
Landcrab Goes Green

Landcrab Goes Green

’Snot bad is it? Sorry, I mean, it’s not bad is it? Very possibly, this could be one of the first fresh coats of Limeflower to grace a fine Austin motor car since the glory days of British Leyland. And [...]

January 18, 2012 Our Cars: Living The Dep-O Pledge, Retro Classic: A celebration of our old car addiction, Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff
Project Landcrab: The Story So Far…

Project Landcrab: The Story So Far…

Devoted Dep-O-istes, with very good memories, may very well recall that once upon a time we were covering ‘Mad’ Mark Swingler’s Landcrab project. Well, after – er, ahem months – we have been able to catch up with the manic [...]

December 23, 2011 Our Cars: Living The Dep-O Pledge, Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff
1953 Volkswagen Beetle ‘Streeter’

1953 Volkswagen Beetle ‘Streeter’

Is this Streeter Volkswagen Beetle the real deal or is it just dressed up to pose and look the part…? Simon Sergides tells all about his sweet 1953 ‘Oval’ Beetle. [...]

June 30, 2011 Retro Classic: A celebration of our old car addiction, Tech: Projects, 'how to' guides and useful stuff