Series 11 Episode 13

Series: 11
Episode: 13
Vehicle: 1903 Darracq Type L

Episode 13




Work Completed: Water pump refurbished with new impellers and shaft built from scratch. Radiator cleaned up; rubber hoses and clamps replaced and waterless coolant added. One wooden wheel re-tyred by the Royal Wheelwright. Replica inserts of the external oil-lamp headlamps made with a 3D printer to accommodate modern H7 LED bulbs.

Notes: Car was obtained from Haynes International Motor Museum. Used to celebrate 100th car in the show,[8] this veteran car is not for sale. Restored car taken to a veteran car run spanning from London to Brighton. It suffered an oil leak and a sooted spark plug, but managed to finish the 64-mile run.