365Tees Design 119 VW Beetle Volksrod

Ratrods are cool and so are Volksrods.  The whole speed through minimalism thing produces such a stark look, especially when the roof is lowered by some more metal removal.  Beetles lend themselves to this with their separate wings, and with a bit of judicious moving...

365Tees Day 70 Blower Bentley

Bentley won Le Mans a lot between the wars – setting the scene for it becoming a British race in France.  The supercharged Blower never did win, and Bentley himself didn’t approve of forced induction for is engines; however they became iconic....

365Tees Day 65 Design is… Thrust 2

This brutal chunk of engineering held the Land Speed Record for Britain from 1983 to 1997 at over 633mph.  Built in a boat shed, with an initial project budget of £175 it is an example of determination and the will to succeed.  The budget issue is why it was covered...