It has been three months since my last Rusty update. I thought it was close to being painted back in February, and I still think it's close to being painted!
All of the rust repairs are done, and a couple of others, including another previous repair at the front which needed to be repaired properly. The bumpers have warped a bit with...
I don't know about you, but I'm counting down the days to Waitangi weekend when AutoClique will be attending the 2106 Leadfoot Festival near Hahei.
It's an awesome couple of days for any petrolhead, get yourself there if you can!
This bus has quite a history, one of only two ever built to transport the racing Porsches to events.
It's great to see a piece of racing history like this that's still driven and looked after.
The Leadfoot Festival is on early next month at the famous Leadfoot Ranch near Hahei, Coromandel.
This is the NZ equivalent of Goodwood Festival of Speed. Rod Millen built a 1.6km (1 mile) hill climb track on his farm and every two years he invites a select group of drivers to bring a race car and compete in a timed sprint...
Check out this short clip of Josef Berez in an Audi quattro S1. The engine sound is awesome, and the way he's wrestling with the car! Whenever you see footage of these cars you can see why Group B was banned. The cars are insanely powerful and look hard to handle.
Anyone who knows me knows I can't resist a Škoda story.
Back in 1950, Škoda built three 966 Supersport race cars. In 2007 Škoda re-acquired the only surviving one, the third of these cars, and set about restoring it to its former glory.
The car is now on display at the Škoda...
Australians are known for not mincing their words so when experienced marathon rally campaigner Keith Callinan of MacKay from Queensland calls the epay Silver Fern Rally the pinnacle of the rallying calendar you know he means it.
Callinan and his wife Mary Anne have competed in events all over the world and have just completed the...