This is my 1999 Rover 820. (The badge says '800' but it's an '820'). I
bought it at the beginning of March 2011 for £380. It's running great ...
I use it daily to get to and from work. I've done just over 4000 miles (by
In this video, my mum and her friend (Byron) have just come back from a
It has a 2ltr 16 valve DOHC engine and is manual. It's in British Racing
Green with a beige cloth interior.
Everything works on it, including the 6 CD player.
I've had to spend about £600 on it, so far ... A new radiator, bottom
hose, starter motor and cam belt.
The Exhaust is blowing a bit, and
there are slight leaks from the power steering and, of course, the engine
... It's done a lot of caravan towing so the rear bearings are a bit noisy.
Not major problems.
It's great to drive an old British car even though it's not as flash as the
new European stuff ... and I feel as though I'm getting value for my money!
It's very comfortable on a long drive and surprisingly nippy around town.
World's Greatest Drag Race 4!
It's back! The World's Greatest Drag Race returns with 10 of the world's
best supercars and sports cars facing off in an epic quarter-mile sprint
for glory... and ultimate bragging rights! This year's field includes all
10 contenders from Motor Trend's 2014 Best Driver's Car Powered by Mobil 1
We have the Alfa Romeo 4C, BMW i8, BMW M4, Chevrolet Camaro Z/28, Ford Fiesta ST,
Jaguar F-Type R Coupe, Nissan GT-R Nismo, Porsche 911 turbo S, Subaru WRX STI & Volkswagen Golf GTI --
all gathered together on an abandoned airstrip at El Toro Marine Base to
find out which car is the fastest. Obviously these 10 competitors display a
wide range of power and performance, so why do we continue lining them up
for one, over-the-top drag race?... Because We Can!
World's Greatest Drag Race 4 concludes our special 2014 Best Driver's Car
Week here on the Motor Trend Channel. We hope you've enjoyed all of this
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Volvo Trucks - The Casino
First day on the job and he thought he was there to park sports cars, but
director Henry-Alex Rubin had other ideas for San Remo Casino’s newest
valet. Share & go behind the scenes: http://youtu.be/xEBEElxJzp8
In Volvo Truck’s latest film, Academy Award nominated director Henry-Alex
Rubin captures the priceless reaction of a new casino valet via hidden
cameras. Unaware of what’s in store for his trial shift at the San Remo
Casino on the Italian Riviera, our valet has actually been handpicked and
set-up to showcase the sports car like driveability of the new I-Shift Dual
Directed by Henry-Alex Rubin (Disconnect, Murderball, The Ballerina Stunt)
Music: Tighten Up by Al Escobar and His Orchestra, courtesy of Fania
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