Well the Mantis managed two local journeys before something went wrong. Coolant temperature went above 120 degrees C. No fans. Fortunately this was not far from home & got back. Ran the car today on the drive & it did the same thing. Fan fuse is fine so f**k knows.

The emotional rollercoaster that is Marcos ownership continues.

On the road again…

… as Canned Heat once sang. And all for the princely sum of £1.17.

CR 2016 battery

A couple of nice drives out into Cheshire. I must have been spotted by ‘The Man’ because it’s been absolutely belting down for the last 6 days, & even when there’s a lull in the downpour the roads are pretty slippy so am resisting temptation. However, sunny days are round the corner…