The life and times of a partially retired motoring and motor rallying journalist in Scotland.
Author of the book 'The Scottish Rally Championship 1980-1989'
Monday 10 May 2021
Road - Changing times
Can a stubborn Neanderthal
petrolhead, who likes power, response, smell and the noise, ever become a
converted electrocarholic? Can perfumed soap ever overcome the need for a
bucket of Swarfega? Can soul-less, character-less and silent electric cars
convince and convert a lifelong addict to multi cylinder piston engines that
there is another way?
And then a caring, charitable and kindly samaritan at Jaguar takes pity
on this tortured soul and says: “Here try this” and hands over the keys to a