Trek-OZO Electric Mountain Bike

Welcome to my latest mini-project – building an electric mountain bike… Why would I want to do that….? I’m surrounded by loads of great off road trails, ideal mountain biking territory Unfortunately there are a lot of steep and rocky climbs which are just hard work I’m a “petrol head” so already have plenty of […]

Box Trailer

As a close follower of this Blog you will be aware that I had decided to go down the route of a small car plus trailer for my summer shade sail deliveries. The car was covered in the previous post :http://v2xs.com/ford-focus-2/ I was looking for a relatively lightweight (Max 500 Kg gross weight) box-type trailer. […]

Ford Focus 2

If you’ve been following this blog you’ll remember that we recently worked on a Focus for Alexander which I have been using as a local runabout :http://v2xs.com/ford-focus/ The intention is that he will take over this car as soon as Laurena passes her test but with lockdowns and other things getting in the way, this […]

Ford Focus

Having sold the Faithful Freelander I was reduced to using my bikes and the M3W for transport. This was actually quite good fun – not quite so good in the rain and luggage capacity rather limited though. I started looking for a replacement vehicle but realised I would have to ride there and back to […]

Freelander Farewell

The Faithful Freelander has now departed to pastures new (not before time many would say). It had completed 310,000 miles which is half a million kilometres and done a superb job as a willing workhorse for my 10 years of ownership. This post summarises some of the history of the car… 2007 Land Rover Freelander […]