Caring for Your Classic Cars
Spice Girl’s Posh, Victoria Beckham, stood beside a posh SUV as Range Rover Evoque Special Edition made a global debut in Beijing, China. Made with the finest quality materials and craftsmanship, this limited edition, with only 200 vehicles to be released worldwide, is a collaboration of British fashion designer Victoria Beckham and the Land Rover design team led by Gerry McGovern. This first-ever Land Rover to feature exclusive hand-finished matte paint has a soft vintage-inspired tan semi-aniline leather interior seats, with hand-finished feature stitch, semi-aniline leather door inserts, armrests and cubby lid. This bespoke four-piece leather luggage set also features a hand-sewn leather wallet for owner’s manual signed by Victoria Beckham. This internationally multi-awarded edition is a great catch for many car aficionados who like the latest sleek car models.
Monaco Motors: A Showroom of Classic Cars for Sale
But for those who love the distinguished lines and style of vintage, they will dig into the beauty of a classic car for sale. At Monaco Motors, passion is everything automotive, they know exactly what glamour, prestige and excellence mean when it comes to cars; that’s why they showcase pieces of history that never go out of style in their range of classic cars. Using genuine classic car parts, Monaco Motors lets you experience the bygone era’s iconic styles with the crème de la crème of Jaguar, Land Rover and Volvo. Whether you’re into motorsport or leisure drives, Monaco Motors offers excellence when it comes to classic car service in Brisbane.
Proper Way to Store Your Car
Classic cars are priceless and timeless. When it comes to keeping it in top shape, proper maintenance should be observed. You can visit Monaco Motors for your classic car’s regular check-up and you can also do your own daily car care so your vintage car will look as new and luxurious as ever. Here are some basic car care tips you should remember:
• When storing your car for a period of time (especially during winter)
o Give your car a good detailing by washing its body – outside and undercarriage – to remove grime, salt, mud, and other dirt. Then, give it a good wax.
o Lubricate the rubber and vacuum. Apply fresh grease on the universal joints and fittings.
o Clean the upholstery properly to remove any hidden dirt or food crumbs.
o Change or drain fluids, such as oils, brake fluids, fuel and cooling system.
o Remove the battery, clean it and store in a dry place.
o Raise the car and place it on jack stands.
o Remove the tires and stack them with cardboard in between each tire and a cover on top.
o Lock the clutch in position with a 2x4 pressed against it and the front seat frame.
o Roll down windows for circulation.
o Cover the carburettor with a plastic bag to keep out moisture.
o Stuff the tailpipe with an old rag to keep vermin out.
o Cover your car with cotton flannel fabric to allow circulation and avoid damaging paint.
Maintaining an older vehicle isn’t difficult if you know what to do and how to properly care for it.
John Arthur - About Author:
If you’re looking for classic cars for sale, such as Volvo, Jaguar, Range Rover and Land Rover, Monaco Motors offer customers uncompromised quality, passion, and service. For classic car parts or car service Brisbane, trust Monaco Motors.
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