Seat Ibiza FR 1.4 TSi DSG 2013 White

The Cars I’ve Loved and Lost

As a near 30 year old guy I’ve owned a few cars in my time. The ones that I have owned I’ve taken good care of and loved each of them in their own special way… except for Burt… but more about that later. Each of my cars tend to get given a pet name (“call sign” is far more […]

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Seat Ibiza FR 1.4 TSi DSG 2013 White

My Current Car: Seat Ibiza SC FR (2013)

Call sign: “Pearl” Having lived with the Seat Leon for what seemed like an eternity and with some cash back in the bank following buying a house I felt the need to return to owning a performance car. It was an inevitable consequence of coming back into money after spending a small fortune on curtains, cushions, towels and other incredibly […]

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Honda Civic Type R 2005 Black

My 2nd Car: Honda Civic Type-R (2005)

Call Sign: “Beetle”, “Panther” Having landed my first job out of university it was only a few months before I upgraded from my Ford Fiesta to a car which I’d wanted to own since 16 years of age – a 3 door, black metallic paint, air conditioned, 2005 (55 plate) edition, Honda Civic 2.0 i-VTEC Type-R (yes, that required the […]

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Front of Ford Fiesta 1.3 1997 Silver

My 1st Car: Ford Fiesta 1.3 (1997)

Call Sign: “Fester” The first car I ever owned was a silver 1.3 Ford Fiesta, S-reg (1997) which quickly became known as “Fester” – creative I know. The Fiesta was bought for me and my sister to share by my parents so I was driving it from 17 years of age, cruising around Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire and really showing those […]

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