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A new journey

shell leaving

With the S13 shell lying dormant in my garage, and my motivation diminishing to build a car that will rarely get driven. I decided to quit while I was ahead and scrap the build completely. My plan was to give cars a rest for a while but that all changed when Paulie decided it was time for him to move on.

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Buy all the things!

east bear mirrors

Over the past month I’ve been writing many lists and figuring out some sort of solid plan for the car. Now that I’ve got most of that nailed down it was time to get the ball rolling. I continued to strip the S13 down off everything I didn’t require in the build, and sold or scrapped the parts.

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Finding ‘the one’


V8 commodore

It’s been a while since an update and since last time I posted, I haven’t really done much to the Sil. So I thought I’d talk about my interesting adventure finding a new daily drive. I was determined on getting a VT/VX Commodore, mainly because they are cheap as chips. Tow ok and parts are plentiful yet not costly.

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Making a start … kinda

S13 shell

Since I picked up the S13 shell, I really haven’t had much time to spend on it. Life’s been pretty chaotic for Julie and I at the moment. With finally settling into our new house I through another spanner into the works and proposed to Julie.

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Another one bites the dust


This year has been pretty chaotic for my cars. I sold the Stagea roughly 4 months ago and now I bid the Skyline farewell. Why the sudden change, hmm I guess you could say I’ve outwitted myself. On my every day commute I happen to drive past several High Way Patrols monitoring the motorways. I know for a fact that if I made the R33 the way I wanted. They would all know me by my first name.

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