Last years Retro Show was killer, so Saturday lunchtime we pointed the MX5 at Santa Pod and hit the road. An afternoon and evening of heavy ale consumption didn’t serve to make an MX5 suitable accommodation for sleep as hoped (next time…a tent methinks!), but despite feeling pretty rough come Sunday morning, it was all …

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Sunday was our local classic car show. To be honest, I don’t often go, even though it’s the nearest event to me. Sadly, my camera battery died before I’d been right round the show so I missed a few things but if you click through, you can peruse the shots I did take.

The Haynes International Motor Museum at Sparkford in Somerset is now the venue for ‘The Gathering’, the annual meeting for Retro Rides forum members. Haynes’ combination of decent facilities, bang next door to an awesome car museum, along with its diminutive test track, makes for an ideal location… albeit a long trek for us to …

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