Vauxhall National Rally

National Rally Venue will be at Market Harborough again 2018

Date 14/15th July 2018

NEC Classic Motor Show

9th/10th/11th November 2018

Reduced entry rates for club members...see next magazine

 

Club Rallies 2018

CLUB STANDS

VBOA Rally

Market Harborough

14th/15th July 2018

Stonham Barns

Sunday 19th August                       

Scarborough Fair

Sunday 2nd September 

See events page for more details

Cars For Sale & Wanted

 CARS FOR SALE  
   
 

My Velox goes to auction on 28th April at Errol, Perth. The auctioneers are Morris Leslie at www.morrisleslie.com/auctions

(tel 01821 642574).

 
   

VAUXHALL VELOX  PA 1960 - Reg’n no.  66 JAF  (in present ownership since March 1994)

Maintenance etc from 1994 to 2018

General

  • First registered - 14th July 1960
  • Curved-top grille, introduced for 1960
  • Seven owners (including present owner) since first registration
  • 2262cc, straight six overhead valve engine
  • Mileage at 23rd March 2018 - 115,250
  • Full servicing and maintenance history available from July 1994
  • Full set of handbooks and manuals

 

Engine etc

 

  • Engine overhauled (at 96,250 miles): clutch renewed - November 1994
  • Gearbox removed and reconditioned - June 1995
  •  “Fuel Cat” (for 4* unleaded petrol) installed; seal window frames;

repair heater - August 1999

  • Exhaust system replaced; rustproof underside - October 2001
  • Brake master cylinder fitted - May 2002
  • Manual choke cable fitted - December 2009
  • Clutch pipe and cylinder replaced - July 2012

 

Electrical

 

  • Starter motor replaced - January 1999
  • New battery - November 2010

 

Bodywork

 

  • December 1995

Vehicle stripped to shell; new panels fabricated and welded where necessary; interior and exterior prime and respray in two pack paint system; interior trim re-upholstered; fully fitted carpet installed

  • July 2007

Front wings cut out and rebuilt; sills and rear arches cut out and rebuilt; bonnet and boot lid repaired; front valance repaired; four new tyres; full respray; wheels power coated

  • May 2015

Front steel wings removed; fibreglass wings fitted; colour match and paint

  • December 2015

Brakes stripped; free off front cylinders; damaged and blocked bleed nipples removed; brake fluid renewed

  • February 2018

Welding to rear arches and rear valance. Replace handbrake cable with new.

 

Servicing etc

 

  • Servicing and MoT tests carried out each year since 1994
 
   

 

 
 14.04.18  

 

 

 

 

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