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Almost famous

A short little video the talented Eric Morrison recently filmed at my VW restoration laboratory. This was how it was described by the creator: ‘Dr. Peter D’Adamo shows us a rare behind the... READ MORE

Lazarus Motor

Getting a forty-year old VW engine to turn over (for the first time in the car) on a snowy afternoon. This is the engine that had the engine fire meltdown. My first engine... READ MORE

Matching shirt and tie

Syd is moving along. Most body parts have been rattle-can primed and test fitted. A new wiring harness was ordered and installed. This was a bit tricky due to the fact that the... READ MORE