GARAGE GURUS

FIVE STAR ADVICE

PERFORMANCE GUARANTEED TOOL TIME OUGHT TO BE A MOMENT OF ZEN-LIKE CATHARSIS. BUT, AS OUR HAIRY-ARSED CAVALCADE OF SPANNERERS PROVE THIS MONTH, YOU’VE GOTTA SKIN A LOT OF KNUCKLES BEFORE YOU CRACK OPEN THAT CELEBRATORY SLAB

Inside this month

MORLEY’S WORKSHOP 115

Dave’s Omani fan club weighs in, he gets to disgnose Beetle and Barina woes and wonders whether cheats really do prosper.

READER’S RESTO: FIAT 600 124

There’s a right way and a wrong way to do a resto. And then there’s Ross Bogaart’s way which defies any conventional appraisal.

OUR SHED 130

Glen Torrens introduces us to the Sikma, a spectacular orgy of discount dun.

FAINE 136

Jon Faine’s encounters a wheelbarrow with attitude.

BLACKBOURN 138

Where’s your head at? Rob Blackbourn waxes lyrical on hemis and herons.

READERS’ RIDES 142

A Skyline, a Subie and a magnificent HR Prem that’s fast and only set to get faster.

CLUB TALES 146

The Cadillac LaSalle Clubs of Australia invite you to go large.