These past weeks the Northern hemisphere was paralyzed by piles of snow and ice. Who had expected that you could snowboard on Times Square in The Big Apple? Undersigned could even reach his work with constant wheelspin last week. It is often said that only children fancy playing in the snow, but the child in us often comes alive when the snow starts to fall. As our fingers are too cold to work on our restoration project and the children don’t need to get entertained by daddy or mommy, the car owner can let off steam by slipping and sliding.

I have heard of many classic car owners who were not fainthearted, going out to have a spin in their valuable classics (please send me your pics). But in the past snow was pure business. For instance, the race… Continue reading