Datsun 240Z Finally Under Primer
It is a glorious day over two years in the making. The shell finally looks more like a car and not ‘fine lace’ as someone put it to me the other day. Won’t be long now before we see some colour on the body. Happy Days. 🙂
I passed my P’s test for motorcycles and the only way to celebrate is by buying a new bike!
Honda CB350F 1972
This morning I enjoyed my first ride with this old beauty. Hope to enjoy many more…
Honda CT90 – Postie Bike!
With the blessing of my beautiful wife I have picked up this lovely 1976 Honda CT90 – or Postie Bike as they’re affectionately known in Australia. It has undergone a complete restoration with all new parts, paint, and even a new CT110 engine! The previous owner went for a stripped down minimalist look in the cafe racer style. It might not be the most macho of bikes but it’ll serve me well for the daily commute to the local train station. 🙂
The 240Z build will realistically take me about 3 to 4 years. – that’s a long time without a roadworthy car. Having owned an MX5 recently it was an easy decision to buy one again. They are brilliant little weekend cars with a high dollars to grins value. I saw an ad for an SE (Mazdaspeed in the US market) which was located about 10 hours drive away. A bit too far but it was selling at a discount and had a lot of engine work done to it recently including a major service. A short plane trip later and …