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British Car Festival 2018

Our friends Jeff and Peggy invited us to join them at the British Car Festival at Harper College. They own an original Mini. The show was larger than I anticipated – over 4 full lots full of British cars, old…
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Geneva Concours 2018

5 years we have been coming to this show. This has to be the premier car show in the Midwest. Where else are you going to see half a dozen Mercedes 300SLs! The Mercedes SL was one of the featured…
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240 Update Summer 2018

The 240 has been running strong so far in 2018. After the fuel system refurb, the stock KA 2.4 liter motor runs sweetly, if not loudly through the straight pipe exhaust. It was a rare opportunity to snap a picture…
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Father’s Day Car Show 2018

Attending the Father’s Day Car Show at Oak Brook Mall is a tradition for us now. It’s a great chance to see some cool cars while meandering through an outdoor mall, with plenty of shade to help enjoy the afternoon…
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240 Update Spring 2018

It took months to be able to unite both my Integra and the 240, since the 240 has been put away in storage. The header image is the evening that I pulled the 240 out of its winter slumber. So…
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240 Fall Update 2017

Work on the 240 continues! It is a pleasure working on a car that is not all rusty with frozen and broken hardware. Finding answers for mechanical questions for the 240 has been slightly more difficult than the NSX, but…
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Geneva Concours 2017

This is my fourth year attending the Geneva Concours and it was a big one. I organized a group drive to the show with my neighbors Jeff and Peggy and their Mini and a couple friends I met through the…
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1973 Citroen SM

The Citroen SM is one of those iconic cars from my childhood. The car’s party piece is a three position hydraulic suspension that allows it to raise and lower with the flick of a switch. My uncle, Jim, owned one…