The connection between a man and his first proper car runs very deep. So much so, that when your sons spend five years searching for that car to buy it back for you as a surprise, you’re lost for words.

Thanks to Laurie for the tip off. was born out of a desire to buck the trend; to create a website for motoring enthusiasts unlike anything they had seen before. Established in late 2008 with nothing more than a solitary laptop and an unquenchable passion, now boasts multimedia representation across a wide variety of platforms, a thriving network of contributors, and a fanbase that continues to grow every day. What first started as a blog for the local community now reaches hundreds of thousands of aficionados across the region.