‘It was as though it had been sitting there for over forty years, waiting to be restored, like a time capsule. It was all there, just a bit weathered-looking, with its factory color of fire engine red perfectly visible. The engine was all complete: the air cleaner, the Solex carburetors. It was all there: part of the problem of restoring a car is finding all the parts, but this had everything. Yes, there was a cracked windshield. But when you saw the utter disarray all around it, that was pretty much a fantastic result. All you could want in a candidate for restoration.
‘I love ‘barn finds’! But this might have been the best so far…’