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Acespeed Toys

By LynneJoyce  
I needed my car's air con and a wheel bearing fixing (all part of a nightmare series of disasters that has prevented me being able to keep up with EPZ) so I went to my trusted local garage, Shipley MOT. I have been using said garage for 20+ years and know the owner, Andy, pretty well. His garage has the rare-as-rocking-horse-droppings advantage of being an entirely non sexist establishment. Women drivers on this site will understand.

Andy likes my photos and will always let me take pictures of some of the wonderful vehicles he has there. Here are some of the scenes there when I went back (with a camera of course) to collect my car. They start and finish with a montage, show Andy Ace Harrison's Formula Junior racing car being prepared for its appearance at the Formula Junior Celebration Race at Brands hatch, his vehicle carriers and his delightful racing mini.

I feel honoured that he still finds time too look after my old A class. Many thanks to Andy Harrison and his guys at Shipley MOT centre for fixing my car again and for allowing me to photograph such delightful machines.

Tags: Mini Racing car Motor sport Formula junior Sports and action

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Comments


CarolG 15 199 20 Greece
18 Jun 2016 4:33PM
I'm sure Andy is only too happy for you to do a bit of advertising for him via ePZ Smile
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2016 4:58PM
love the number plate in v13......
ddolfelin Plus
10 103 3 Wales
18 Jun 2016 5:14PM
Good service is always good news.
18 Jun 2016 5:16PM
A fine set Lynne with an excellent lead image so well presented.
And thank you SO much for your most valued award THANK YOU !

John☺
cabbie Plus
14 31 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2016 5:23PM
Yet another fine set of images Lynne. Hope the car is running well now.

Bob
EMJAYCEE 12 10 10 England
18 Jun 2016 5:30PM
Don't know the first thing about cars and what's under the bonnet - do recognise first class work though.
Super and interesting Lynne.
Joan
18 Jun 2016 6:01PM
A wonderful set here, Lynne, looks a nifty garage! Love the custom Mini! Finely produced images.

Dave Wink
DeSilver Plus
14 14 12 England
18 Jun 2016 6:27PM
Wonderful collection not only the pictures but also in the garage.
You have the ability to see a photo opportunity everywhere you go. I wish I was as gifted.


David
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
18 Jun 2016 6:34PM
What a fine collage --bright and sharp@ well done you!
18 Jun 2016 7:15PM
A fabulous collection of images, Lynne - that's one really tidy and well organised workshop!!

RichardSmile
capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
18 Jun 2016 11:14PM
Some 'Top Gear' there. A smashing set.Smile

ivor
Bantu 8 7 1 India
19 Jun 2016 6:29AM
Too good captures,very intersting my aunt.

Vikram
jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
19 Jun 2016 6:42AM
A great set of images

Peter
accipiter 12 61 England
19 Jun 2016 8:39AM
A fascinating set Lynne. I think I like the first of your version images - the composition makes it look like an alert, waiting predator
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
19 Jun 2016 9:31AM
Interesting and very quirky images...
Sorry my UA went for your amazing sky shots... GrinGrinGrinGrin
Isabel
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
19 Jun 2016 9:56AM
I had no idea about the inside stories of their dedication for sports. Thanks for sharing such a beautiful set Didi Bhai
CaroleS Plus
11 442 3 United Kingdom
19 Jun 2016 10:24AM
A well organised garage - someone with an obvious love for cars and their care. Good set.
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
19 Jun 2016 1:20PM
A cracking sequence of images here, Lynne, each one thoughtfully framed well - especially the montages Smile
Trev Smile
NeilWigan Plus
11 17 16 England
19 Jun 2016 11:58PM
Wish my garage was as tidy and clean.
xwang 12 56 8
20 Jun 2016 1:45PM
Well seen images, nicely taken.
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
20 Jun 2016 9:23PM
Very impressive set Lynne
looks cleaner than my home at moment!!
debu 11 India
21 Jun 2016 9:43AM
Lovely set of images.
debu
22 Jun 2016 1:11AM
Great set well done Lynne.
WesternRed.
bliba Plus
16 2 Austria
22 Jun 2016 8:51AM
a great collage
24 Jun 2016 6:55AM
V1 beautifully composed in this great capture. Well done Lynne.
WesternRed
nonur 13 18 13 Turkey
24 Jun 2016 10:51AM
Excellent set, a tribute to colour red as well, Lynne.
senn 10 5 1 Belgium
25 Jun 2016 5:45PM
great montage with main upload, and impressive set

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