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OUR MOTLEY CREW OF SHED-DWELLERS STEPS OUT INTO THE DAYLIGHT TO LEAD READERS TO THE SUNLIT UPLANDS OF AUTOMOTIVE KNOWLEDGE – FINDING ’EM, FIXING ’EM, STARTING ’EM, STOPPING ’EM, FLINGING ’EM

MORLEY’S WORKSHOP 108

Blown Escort gaskets and blown VC Commos. Hoarding or collecting. Dave gives his thoughts.

READER RESTO: MK I ESCORT 116

Turning a rusting hulk into your first ride with Dad and Grandad’s help is a special moment for Josh.

OUR CARS: TORRENS AND HIS VOLKSY 124

Torrens’s Beetlemania takes a new twist.

JAMES ROBINSON: FAST FRENCHIE HEADS FOR THE HILLS

James hustles his Renault Clio across Australia’s rooftop and is left impressed. 128

MICK’S TIPS: FILTERING AIR FOR ADDED PERFORMANCE 134

WADDYA RECKON? 135

Should cars with plastic bumpers really be considered classics?

FAINE & BLACKBOURN 136

Faine offers marriage advice and Blackbourn explores the finer points of flashing.