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CAR HEAVEN, BRITISH STYLE

Written by on July 7, 2017 in Shop Talk with 0 Comments
CAR HEAVEN, BRITISH STYLE

IF YOU LIKE OLD ENGLISH sports cars—Austin-Healeys, Jaguars, MGAs–;and you wandered into a small shop in San Luis Obispo, California, called British Sports Cars, you might check your pulse and respiration to be sure you hadn’t actually died.

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Why the British Make the Best Classic Cars

Written by on November 16, 2016 in Guest Blogger with 1 Comment
Why the British Make the Best Classic Cars

Of the dozens of companies and countries that have produced automobiles, none does the classic sports car as well as the British.

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Guest Authors: A Tale of Two Astons

Written by on April 23, 2016 in Aston Martin, Guest Blogger with 0 Comments
Guest Authors: A Tale of Two Astons

In 1964, our dad, Russell P. Taft, decided to celebrate his ten-year anniversary of practicing law by the purchase of a car for him and his wife Betty. Thus began not only a tale of two Aston Martins, but part of a family legacy.

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FIVE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT BUYING A JAGUAR E-TYPE

Written by on May 22, 2014 in Buyer's Guide, Guest Blogger, Jaguar with 1 Comment
FIVE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT BUYING A JAGUAR E-TYPE

1. Rust – Actually, this could be all five things to know. Rust, rust, rust, rust and more rust. E-Types were built before anyone gave much thought to rust prevention. And unless yours was put up for the winter and/or thoroughly Waxoyled, the E-Type’s complex monocoque tub can present myriad frightening problems. What you can […]

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Guest Blogger: A Legendary Opportunity

Written by on January 22, 2014 in Guest Blogger, Jaguar, Racing with 0 Comments
Guest Blogger: A Legendary Opportunity

A vintage racer from California gets the opportunity of a lifetime when he’s invited to drive the one and only LT2 Jaguar XK120 at Le Mans.

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Guest Blogger: Thurlow Weed Reports on Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows at Goodwood Revival

Written by on November 14, 2012 in Events, Guest Blogger, Mercedes-Benz, Racing with 0 Comments
Guest Blogger: Thurlow Weed Reports on Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows at Goodwood Revival

GUEST BLOGGER: Great photos of Mercedes-Benz Silver Arrows at this year’s Goodwood Revival!

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Guest Blogger: Tom Tallone’s MGA Twin Cam Roadster & Coupe

Written by on August 29, 2012 in Guest Blogger, MG with 4 Comments
Guest Blogger: Tom Tallone’s MGA Twin Cam Roadster & Coupe

Guest blogger Tom Tallone takes us on a tour of his magnificent MGA Twin Cam Roadster and Coupe.

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Guest Blogger: Thurlow Weed’s Racing History: Exposition Park San Luis Obispo

Written by on September 9, 2011 in Guest Blogger, Racing, Video with 2 Comments

The automobile race track in San Luis Obispo, called Exposition Park, had a brief but significant history in early motor racing in the United States.

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Restoration Update: Frank Leysen’s Jaguar XK140

Written by on September 2, 2011 in Guest Blogger, Jaguar, Restoration with 5 Comments
Restoration Update: Frank Leysen’s Jaguar XK140

Frank here with another update from Belgium.

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Guest Blogger: Tom Tallone’s 1959 MGA Twin-Cam Coupe

Written by on May 5, 2011 in Guest Blogger, MG, Restoration with 4 Comments
Guest Blogger: Tom Tallone’s 1959 MGA Twin-Cam Coupe

Guest Blogger Tom Tallone writes about the long road in restoring his 1959 MGA Twin-Cam Coupe.

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