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by henryiett
Mon Sep 18, 2023 9:30 am
Forum: Rover 200, 400, 25, 45 and Streetwise Chat
Topic: R8 to feature in Auto Express again!
Replies: 8
Views: 1129

Re: R8 to feature in Auto Express again!

The R8 200 featured on the very first cover of Auto Express 35 years ago https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/53184629565_63dec9f803.jpg We have helped them with a car for a comparison drive, which will feature in their Sept 27th edition. Member Adam Ellender, took his white 214, George , along for ...
by henryiett
Wed Mar 15, 2023 10:38 am
Forum: Rover 200, 400, 25, 45 and Streetwise Chat
Topic: R8 overhaul cost
Replies: 27
Views: 4083

Re: R8 overhaul cost

Without reading the whole thread again: What’s the mileage? How long has it been laid up for? Has the engine been turned over or started regularly? Was it regularly serviced when in use? What condition is the bodywork in? Do the wheels need a refurb? You’ll probably find that the greatest cost is g...
by henryiett
Tue Mar 14, 2023 6:29 pm
Forum: Rover 200, 400, 25, 45 and Streetwise Chat
Topic: R8 overhaul cost
Replies: 27
Views: 4083

Re: R8 overhaul cost

I wouldn't want it concourse unless I could afford it I just feel like considering it has survived cosmetically without too much damage except when some sods used the bonnet for noughts and crosses using a rock
by henryiett
Tue Mar 14, 2023 2:17 pm
Forum: Rover 200, 400, 25, 45 and Streetwise Chat
Topic: Tomcat Project
Replies: 1
Views: 505

Re: Tomcat Project

I think the tomcat are definitely increasing in interest because its a 90s coupe that looks cool
by henryiett
Mon Mar 13, 2023 8:46 pm
Forum: Rover 200, 400, 25, 45 and Streetwise Chat
Topic: R8 overhaul cost
Replies: 27
Views: 4083

Re: R8 overhaul cost

I know I have asked this before but I genuinely would like to know how much a full restoration on a R8 would cost now? Before I was asking because I was curious but now I have passed my driving test I would like to know. Because it has been about 21 years since my R8 has run. I want it to be my firs...
by henryiett
Fri Jan 06, 2023 2:12 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance
Replies: 29
Views: 6988

Re: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance

I hope the E1 cars could pass too or develop a way to get them to pass
by henryiett
Fri Jan 06, 2023 11:36 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance
Replies: 29
Views: 6988

Re: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance

If this works it will be a game changer for the daily classic drivers in London
by henryiett
Thu Jan 05, 2023 10:50 am
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance
Replies: 29
Views: 6988

Re: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance

This gives hope for me being a londoner, when I eventually get mine back on the road once I have passed my driving test. As that was my big concern was the ULEZ expansion.
by henryiett
Wed Sep 07, 2022 9:39 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance
Replies: 29
Views: 6988

Re: London ULEZ and certificate of compliance

I will be honest I didn't know this would maybe even a option. I am a londoner so investigate this again next year
by henryiett
Mon Aug 08, 2022 11:28 am
Forum: Rover 200, 400, 25, 45 and Streetwise Chat
Topic: R8 overhaul cost
Replies: 27
Views: 4083

Re: R8 overhaul cost

RoverRevival wrote: Mon Aug 08, 2022 10:46 am Minimum i would quote for an r8 is £2200 for glass out.
When/if I get the car done, it is the mainly the mechanicals I am worried about