Tag Archives: Ford Fiesta XR2

Jun 15th, 2011

Driving without an MOT is so easy it’s criminal

I WONDER how many people are driving around on the roads today illegally? And I’m not talking about those that know they’re breaking the law, I’m talking about those that are doing it unintentionally. How many of you have gone to check the documents of your car or motorbike only to realise that said vehicle [...]

Jun 13th, 2011

How to swap a cherished numberplate for a standard one

WORD of warning. Do not, whatever you do, under any circumstances ever, and I mean ever, call the DVLA. Why? Because you will lose an hour of your life you will never get back. It would actually be quicker to walk to Wales (it doesn’t matter where you are in the world, it’ll still be [...]

Jun 12th, 2011

Why I bought a Ford Fiesta XR2 MKII… again

IF YOU’RE anything like me you’ll probably have a strange attachment to your first car. Well, in my case it’s an attachment to my first ‘proper’ car. My brother was a used car dealer when I was at the age when soaking your armpits in Lynx and smoking Benson and Hedges was the done thing [...]