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STEVE SAYS – FRIDAY, JANUARY 15, 2021

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A VERY warm welcome to totalkitcar online … This one was going to be a Trivia Corner piece but it’s a bit more important in the overall kitcar world than that…

2021 marks seventy years since the UK’s first glassfibre body appeared on a car. It was 1951 when a chap called Wilfred Binns, a 750 Motor Club racer, commissioned Versil to produce a body for him for his Buckler MkV chassis.

This is a Buckler MkV but not Mr Binns’ one! The 750 MC competitor holds the distinction of having the UK’s first automotive 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 >