Projects

Only Motors Projects – What we have on our plate from road trips to rebuilding some old banger

VW Microbus Restoration – Week 6

With a busy week of customer cars to finish, the Microbus has taken a back seat. We have still had time to start stripping the engine ready for an overhaul and rebuild. We hope to add some trick parts and give the motor a good clean and detail so it looks extr... read more....

VW Microbus Restoration – Week 5

Week 5 in the Microbus restoration, and you can see the difference between a panel that is repaired and ready for primer and the state it was in originally. You can also see the preparation of the panel before a coat of protective primer is applied. We had ... read more....

VW Microbus Restoration – Week 4

So, episode 4 in the Microbus restoration saga. We have identified the panels that are rusted beyond repair and which panels we can salvage. As you can see from the images, we have been getting our hands dirty again! Wherever possible we have have tried to sav... read more....
VW Microbus Restoration Week 3

VW Microbus Restoration – Week 3

The VW Microbus Restoration is moving forward after completing week 3.  We are really starting to plow through the work now, and this weeks update show some significant progress. We've striped the doors and tailgate from bus, and stripped the old paint and now... read more....
Only Motors Museum

Only Motors Museum

The Only Motors Museum started off as a bet in a pub, then we chatted to a few people and now it is taking up too much of our time, so we thought we would publicise it and see if anyone was interested in getting involved and if they had any great ideas? We ... read more....
VW MICROBUS RESTORATION

VW Microbus Restoration – Week 2

Week Two of the VW Microbus Restoration has seen the poor old thing media blasted after a round trip to Brighton.   I do not envy the person that is having to fill all of the holes and get this back to it's original condition. more to come.... & do not ... read more....
VW MICROBUS DAY 1

VW Bay Window Microbus – Week 1

Back in mid February 2014 we received an email from Rob Bates of Sandall Car Care, he stated that he was completing a project and would we like to get involved?   Well we had to do some investigations and we asked Rob for more information and this is what we r... read more....