Pieter Duvenhage is a regular at the garage. He’s an insurance agent and his BMW 318i is old enough to be outside the warranty period…. Read more →
Windhond Fouche is one of those frustrated motorsport enthusiasts who hankers after a BMW or a Porsche, but can afford only something far less glamorous…. Read more →
Cracked Coil My sad news is that Syd (one of our mechanics) has decided to return to the UK after more than 25 years in… Read more →
DUAL-MASS MESS In his youth, the local chemist was called Anton, but long exposure to chemicals had most likely affected his brain so that he… Read more →
VVT TROUBLE Longdrop Scheepers did not get his nickname because he’s tall. No, he was called Longdrop after his son Hannes accidentally bumped a tractor… Read more →
TOO MUCH CARBON Twostroke Charlie Thompson is a motorcycle enthusiast, most likely because his father, Thumper Thompson, is a Harley-Davidson man. The old boy owns… Read more →
KEY INFORMATION Klein Hollie Holtzhausen didn’t particularly like his nickname because one of its meanings is unsavoury, but there was little he could do about… Read more →
WHEEL-BALANCE WOES Kleingeld Conradie takes life seriously. This may be because he is an elder of the Gereformeerde Kerk, or it may be because he’s… Read more →
Our workshop may have only one trainee, but we have a very good training system. Every lunch and teatime, Japie gets the benefit of learning from three experienced mechanics.
Kleingeld Conradie takes life seriously. This may be because he is an elder of the Gereformeerde Kerk, or it may be because he’s a banker.