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STEVE SAYS – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2021

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A VERY warm welcome to totalkitcar online … Big celebrations at Hawkridge Towers this week after Hawk Cars in Frant after they were awarded a coveted Historic Technical Passport (HTP) by the FIA for their Hawk Daytona replica model.

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Hawk worked closely with AJ Barnard Engineering of Bodiam, East Sussex, who helped build the demonstrator on gaining compliance. In a nutshell, HTP is governed by the FIA’s International Sporting Code.

Any car that is entered for international historic motorsport events needs an FIA HTP. The document doesn’t concern itself with authenticity, More >

IT’S A REAL DRAIN

If you’re planning on changing the engine oil on your pride and joy over the weekend, then make the job easier on yourself by picking up one of these Oil Drain Kits from Laser Tools (part number 6087) when you buy your engine oil.

The kit includes a generous 6-litre capacity oil drain pan made from tough polypropylene that can be used again and again. Also included is a generously sized oil absorbing mat (500mm x 400mm) that will absorb oil, brake fluid and other petroleum-based fluids but repels water-based fluids and keeps the garage floor (or driveway!) tidy, plus a More >