Dutton Kit Cars and their owners

well today has been a bit strange, i had a quick look at my sierra and was asking about a spare cylinder head for my Xflow with a friend when the conversation got round to my bending my car a little bit.......then out of the blue came this offer.....

"I have a phaeton in a relatives barn that i never use, never driven really it got put in there over three years ago and i never got round to looking at it." so we talked about it half heartedly with a view to using it for parts, which got ruled out because its a S4.....Turns out that its a runner (or was) with a roof and is fully registered with V5 but with a 1100 ford Xflow engine and on 12" wheels (from his memory) However the thing is he needs to get it moved and sometime soon so he asked if i wanted it.....for free. So what could i say? after talking to the missus she said yes, after Xmas. So it looks like the Sierra will have to go to give me space, because to be honest i would prefer the S4 as a winter car than the sierra.

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Comment by Dave Price on December 11, 2012 at 21:35

That is a great offer, getting a free car.  Nice one.

Comment by Dave Adams on December 11, 2012 at 19:40
P.s. with the S4 its now 4 duttons.
Comment by Dave Adams on December 11, 2012 at 19:39
Actually she prefers the S4‘s to the S1/2‘s because they are roomier inside....clearly got no taste....she married me!
Comment by Dave Adams on December 10, 2012 at 20:40
My plan is to rebuild the green S1 and sell it, rebuild the Lancia S1 and put it to use for me. get the S4 on the road as a winter/work car, the sierra will be passed on to a club member at cost. since its got a years MOT and tax exempt it will make a very usable car for someone.

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