So I was perusing some of my favourite forums this afternoon when I came across a picture that made me appreciate some real old school cool…without having the foggiest what it was I was looking at. Enter the Facel Vega HK500!
In honor of the Grandpa-Spec and immaculately kept Mazda 929 I drove passed this morning on the way to work (no pictures sadly, I was too busy drooling over the amazing condition this glorious slice of the 80’s was in – it just gleamed) I have dubbed today ‘929 appreciation day’.
Why? Because Mazda.
Currently sitting in my toilet for the amusement of both myself and my guests is a copy of Top Gear’s Midlife Crisis Cars – the ultimate guide to the best and worst cars to buy when you suddenly get to mid lift crisis stage. And while I’ve got a bit to go before I hit that stage of wanting a Posche 911, after reading it time and time again I really want to take a Mitsubishi EX 2000 Turbo for a spin…