There's a lot of fun and satisfaction to be had from renovating a classic car - but the pitfalls are as real as they ever were. However, armed with this guide to the important basics, written by a car restoration expert, anyone with common-sense, a practical disposition, and more than a jot of dedication can produce a satisfactory job first time. The book advises on planning the restoration, getting finance and insurance, importing a car from abroad, locating specialist suppliers and enthusiast clubs, and driving and selling a restored car. It also gives a "personal top 10" list of classic cars the author considers suitable as a first-time project. Discusses what skills, workshop facilities and equipment are required, recommending the use of appropriate Haynes workshop manuals and restoration guides for tackling complex technical tasks.
Illustration: B&W THROUGHOUT
Availability: In Stock. Usually dispatched same business day from Sydney, Australia
Publisher: HAYNES PUBLISHING GROUP
Publication date: 16/01/1995
Country of publication: UNITED KINGDOM
Weight: 620 g
Dimensions: 246.00mm X 189.00mm