Typically, the week of an event, I stop watching the weather reports. By time our first driver’s meeting begins, it’s too late to worry about it. The weather is, what the weather is. Last year in Colorado, however, taught me differently. No where else in the world does the saying “don’t like the weather, wait […]
Whew! What a weekend! The weather was simply stunning. I’m thoroughly sunburnt from driving in a Convertible most of the weekend…and deaf from from driving the ’65 Mustang. The deaf part is probably my fault, it’s hard not to continually romp on the ‘loud pedal’, when the car sounds so good! Day Three began, as per […]
Glorious weather welcomed us for day two of the Hagerty Maple Mille. The group descended onto a figure eight of Muskoka Loops, before heading North, and then East to North Bay Ontario. The hotel check-in staff couldn’t believe we took eight hours to get from Parry Sound to North Bay, as the trip is normally […]
I awoke for day three of the Hagerty Silver Summit at 4am. Something didn’t sound right. I could hear water flowing off the hotel, which meant the storm from the evening hadn’t moved on. Would we awake to rain…or snow? A 6am look out my window, and I knew I had a challenging morning ahead […]
We’ve just enjoyed a fantastic few days in the garage, aka “The CCA workshop”. Dave’s been working on a new ’58 Beetle project, and Warwick has been tackling the plans for his new MK1 Escort rally car. With each project comes certain frustrations. Poorly executed previous-owner maneuvers on the beetle for Dave, and crazy-long shipping […]
Summertime motoring is in full swing for Classic Car owners, but this year things are a just a wee bit more special in British Columbia. Earlier this year, the B.C. Government proclaimed July as “Collector Car Appreciation Month”, and July 12th as the designated “Collector Car Appreciation Day”. Here at the CCA offices, we felt […]
Andrew Snucins has posted an extended gallery of over 250 amazing images from the 2013 Hagerty Spring Thaw.