Motoring.guru Blog Page 32
28th May 2021
Triumph Dolomite memories
The Triumph Dolomite 1500HL I had as my second car from 1987-1989 is the only vehicle I have owned that I don't have a picture of.
Automotive artist Russ Wallis fixed this for me with this fabulous picture of 'my' russet brown Dolly wearing it's Sprint Alloys.
27th May 2021
Retro Radio 1
I have a period correct original Kiss Fm sticker in the back window of the 33, but thought this 1993 genuine original Radio 1 sticker would compliment the car, and it's in the side rear window.
13th May 2021
I was bored and so got to thinking that Austin Rover had missed a trick by not producing a special edition Metro to compete in the 1980s 'casuals'/ sportwear market place.
Fiat, Lancia and Peugeot had their: Sergio Tacchini , Fila and Lacoste special editions, so Austin Rover could have turned to a well known Scottish clothing manufacturer. The result was the 1987 Metro Pringle.
12th May 2021
Alfa Romeo Antifreeze decal
Someone in Italy was selling these lovely replica Alfa Antifreeze warning/ information decals. It really brightens up the windscreen on the 33.
29th April 2021
Super large Fiat badge
I spotted a new old stock large Fiat Ducato badge set on Ebay and couldn't resist.
It looks great on my tool box.
24th April 2021
Alfa Romeo 33 orange oil filter
I changed the oil on the 33 (Mobil 1 as usual) and fitted the new genuine oil filter that I'd painted orange last year to give the engine bay a proper early to mid 1990s flavour.
20th April 2021
More delicious vintage Agip Sint Oil
You may recall I found an unopened bottle of Agip Nuovo Sint 2000 from the early 90s, in Italy, recently? Well I found another unopened bottle of Sint from the early 2000s to add to the other bottle and start a collection.
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