Jonathan’s Gibberish

Bicycle Days – Part Two That first frame ended up being crashed within a few months. I acquired it back from the guy and still have it hanging on my shed wall, albeit with a few fittings removed when I ran short later on. I had a partially successful batch of stickers printed by a… Read More

Jonathan’s Gibberish

Bicycle Days – Part One Adapted from a post originally on Jonathan Houston Classic Racing Facebook page. I started bicycle racing at 15 years of age in 1978 with the (NSW) Central Coast Youth Club Cycling Club, later to become the Central Coast Cycling Club. I remained in the club for my entire cycling career,… Read More

Jonathan’s Gibberish Electric Cars

There has been ever increasing talk in the media and by politicians, in Australia at least, about the future of motor vehicles. In particular about the phasing out of the internal combustion engine, with some manufacturers even stating they won’t be making any at all by 2025. I find this a quite laughable proposition –… Read More

Max’s Mutterings – Two

In 1969 we relocated to Central Mangrove with 2 trucks and in late 1972 established Vintage Motor Garage, with the intent of providing a repair and restoration service to Vintage and Classic Car owners. The first jobs were an ex-QANTAS Studebaker limo, a Brookland’s Riley and a burnt-out Vauxhall 23/60.  The first body we built… Read More