Hessisch Oldendorf VW Veterantreffen 2017

28th June 2017

Held every four years, Hessisch is heaven for vintage VW lovers.

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About an hour from Hannover, Germany, the small town of Hessisch Oldendorf hosts an amazing gathering of vintage aircooled Volkswagens every four years. From the very early KDF-Wagen prototypes to super rare coachbuilt cabriolets, taking in all manner of oddities and autojumble delights along the way, there's a lot to see over the course of the event.

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Maserati Ghibli EYO66J - From Wreck To Showcar

18th January 2017

Barney wrote to me with some past history of this gorgeous Maserati.

Maserati Ghibli EYO66J at the NEC Classic Motor Show 2009

I just did a google on this plate, on a whim, and found your pic from the 2009 NEC Classic Show.

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The Story Of The Kenyan Connaught

7th January 2017

KBN366, The History

In October last year I visited a Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble for the first time. I highly recommend a visit if you ever get the chance, it was a real treat to see a fascinating range of diverse old vehicles in such wonderful surroundings. You can see my photos here.

One car I paid particular attention to was an interesting little Connaught racer. I don't know much about them so it was great to recently receive an e-mail from the current owner who filled me in with more detail than I could have ever hoped for!

Connaught K3 at the Bicester heritage Sunday Scramble


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