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My first vehicles,the early days

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My first vehicles,the early days

Learned to drive in my dads 1955 Austin A30 reg no.489dvw

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First car was a 1957 Renault Dauphine Gordini,which had Michelin x tyres and loved changing ends on roundabouts.

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Then had a Ford 100e escort,Sooo Slow.

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Then came the Ford Zodiacs

A Mark 3 which had a Raymond May head & triple carb conversion

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Then a Mark 4 which got written off by a hit & run outside my house.

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The vehicle i had longest was a Renult Estafette minibus.This ended up with an engine at each end with a renault 8 semi auto egine & geabox at rear.

" gearlevers & i clutch pedal.

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Thats it for now,maybe more later

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