FIVE STAR ADVICE
Dave reckons paddock bombs teach you plenty about driving and your ability, unravels the mystery behind the dual fuel tanks in GT500 Cortinas and waves the flag again for Commer Knockers.
How a rare German coupe was brought back from the brink of extinction.
Glenn Torrens dresses his VN Calais in new boots and takes them for a 1500km jaunt, savouring the ease his home-grown V8 eats miles. Braids aren’t just for hair but brake lines too, as Dave Morley fits them to his brown bomber.
Rob is foiled in his attempt to make off with a French classic.
He likes cows. Especially when they are drapd over his car seats.
But whatever you do, don’t mention velour.
Cam is 30 years younger than his XP Fairmont wagon but reckons nothing beats sitting on the drop down tail gate eating fish n chips. Dirty Harry is better known for his Magnum than Peter Brock’s HDT, but the Aussie version is more user friendly.
Borgward owners are a helpful lot and dedicated to keeping their rare German coupes bubbling along.