Winter is here and I appear to have three xmas movie channels as part of my budget TV package - what utter festive bliss.
There's just enough time to have a flick through this month's magazine and nip out to do my seasonal shopping next weekend before December starts in anger and I am deluged beneath all of the cards and the glitter.
We are dominated by custom rides this issue. An 11 window split which has been cleverly transformed into a 21 window by pressing the mouldings into the original roof to accept factory skylights. It also has custom black and white paint, chrome bumpers and mahoosive SEVENTEEN inch smoothies with stock hubcaps & beauty rings and a 2180cc stroker engine. The custom Rat is a slammed 1959 single cab with original paint, patina and signs of a hard-working life as well as a host of accessory detailing. Its owner always regretted selling it back in 2012 but five years later managed to buy it back again.
There's four more buses, a couple of travel stories, a handful of show reports and a cracking tale of tackling a Moroccan rally in a misfiring Syncro T3 for you to enjoy... Before the extended family arrives to make your end of year break from work complete!