Dedicated to the preservation of Standard Cars 1903-
This is YOUR club site, help us to keep it interesting for everyone by sending us articles
The Standard Motor Club is THE club for all Standard Owners and fans
Watch this space for details of the 2018 International Rally
Report on Restoration Show at Stoneleigh, March 2006
Paul Newsome fixes the back axle of his Flying 8, whilst hoping that it morphs into an E-
The last weekend in March finds a club display at the National Restoration Show at Stoneleigh. Paul Newsome organised the stand which consisted of his Flying 8 project car, a Flying 9 alongside it to show the sort of thing that the car will be transformed into plus a local Standard 10 Companion to add interest to the stand.
Paul certainly had to put in lots of work. This is just a one day how, so set-
As usual you can click on any of these photographs to see an enlargement:
A large number of local members turned up to help man the stand and field questions from the public. I couldn't help think that the amount of interest from the public was down this year as were the total number of stands from both clubs and traders.
Words and photos by Phil Homer