Welcome to my website covering the history, restoration and “personalizations” to my five Classics: 1959 Austin-Healey Bugeye Sprite, 1960 Austin Healey 3000 MKI, 2005 Porsche Carrera S 997.1, 1987 Alfa Romeo Spider and my most recent restoration project a 1964 Jaguar MK2 Saloon.

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Jag MK2

Navigating The Jaguar MK2 Project Site

Site Organization and Navigation The site for the Jaguar MK2 restoration is divided into three parts…

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Big Healey

ValveChatter Update August 2018

I want to update ValveChatter readers regarding several “life changes” that have occurre…

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The Bugeye – 1959 AN5

My name is John Rose and I am the current owner of AN5L11257, engine number 9CUH10910, a 1959 Austin…

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Alfa Introduction

My 1987 Alfa Romeo Spider Quadrifoglio was acquired by gift! My father decided to pass along his …

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