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DonW

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  • Location Aberdare
  • Full Name Donald Albert Wittridge

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  1. DonW added a post in a topic Auto quiz 334   

    Well I'm sure this isn't based on a Porsche!
    PM sent
  2. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz 333- Finished   

    Yeah, I never imagined anyone would attempt such a thing on a 911. Like another band trying to cover a Beatles song - it just isn't going to work.
    So we'll overlook the fact that this isn't a production car 'cause it was so interesting.
    It looks like it might have been a road car not a 'pure' racer which may explain why when I passed through Aachen in '68 the streets were deserted.
    Keep 'em coming Michael!
    -Don.
     
  3. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz 333- Finished   

    No idea. It looks dreadful in a way I can't imagine any manufacturer endorsing.
    Can't wait to find out what it is.
  4. DonW added a post in a topic Auto quiz 332 - FINISHED   

    Yes, very familiar.
    PM sent.
  5. DonW added a post in a topic Reopened Project New School/Old School   

    Lovely colour choice. Nice.
  6. DonW added a post in a topic Autoquiz 331 - Finished   

    Got it now!
    I should have known! I knew what it was but couldn't find the maker so thanks for the clue! You live and learn...
    Cheers,
    -Don.
     
     
  7. DonW added a post in a topic Autoquiz 330 - FINISHED   

    PM sent
    Thanks,
    -Don.
  8. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz - 328 -FINISHED   

    A dreadful thing...
    I knew it was a Fairthorpe (founder was Air Vice Marshall  Donald Clyfford Tyndall Bennet, CB, CBE, DSO) but the Electron that it was based on didn't have all the hideous fibreglass and plop all over it - and sure enough it's a reincarnation from the 80's masterminded by his son, Torix. It was designed to fit a V8. I'm not making this up....
    Thankfully this particular one only has a 2.3 litre Ford V6 in it.
    Thanks,
    -Don.
  9. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz #329 - Finished   

    pm sent
    Thanks Michael,
    -Don.
  10. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz - 328 -FINISHED   

    Depends where you look, but I dredged the manufacturers name from the dark corners of my memory after a few days trying not to think about it! 
  11. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz #327 - FINISHED   

    Too much information, Mike!
    Cheers,
    -Don.
  12. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz #327 - FINISHED   

    Yes! but I'm with the great Oscar Wilde:
    'I never forget a face - but in [this] case I'm prepared to make an exception.'
    -Don.
  13. DonW added a post in a topic Auto Quiz #325 - FINISHED   

    I know roughly what it is, but there's something about this one that makes me not sure of the exact model variation / year. Really curious.
    Good old barge though, rather have one of these than any SUV!
  14. DonW added a post in a topic Fun Quick Build 34 Ford Rod   

    Like that rusty 'Vette someone here built a while back!
    So how did you do it? Looks good.
  15. DonW added a post in a topic Only 18 Percent Of Americans Can Drive Manual. :(   

    No worries, I think I had a sense of humour failure! I'm usually pretty good with irony...
    Cheers,,
    -Don.