Steve Says

STEVE SAYS – FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2020

Welcome to totalkitcar online

warm welcome to totalkitcar online …I’ve really been enjoying the Discovery UK TV Programme ‘Salvage Hunters: Classic Cars’, which stars salvage and antiques expert, Drew Pritchard and ‘Turbo Pickers’ star, Paul Cowland.

Each episode sees the duo seek out a pair of real-world classics to buy, restore and sell with subjects including BMW 2002 Touring, Fiat 500, Porsche 944 and Volvo Amazon. They tend to restore the cars sympathetically although a couple have gently been ‘reto-modded’.

Drew Pritchard (left) and Paul Cowland stars of ‘Salvage Hunters: Classic Cars’

It’s the sort of show that kitcar enthusiasts will really get something out of 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 >