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Score a massive prize-pack with Play Dead and Teng Tools

5 May, 2017

Everybody loves a bit of free stuff and thanks to the team at Play Dead, you can go into the draw to win a massive combo prize-pack

Up for grabs is a four-drawer SV-series Teng Tools Top Tool Box (TCM07SV) filled to the brim with Play Dead car care product, AND one-year subscriptions to NZ Performance Car and NZV8 magazines, valued at 600 big ones. To share the love around, we’ll also be giving away Play Dead car care packs for two other lucky entrants.

All you need to do is LIKE the Play Dead Facebook page by clicking the buttom below, fill in your details and you’re in the draw; easy. The winners will be drawn Friday, 19 May — don’t miss your chance!

Win a Play Dead and Teng Tools prize-pack

Taipan – surpassing interest

“It’s merely a passing interest,” insists Selby — despite owning three variants of the classic VW Beetle, including an unusual VW van that was sold as a body kit for a Subaru. In his defence he points to a 1961 Ford Thunderbird, a car that he converted to right-hand drive. However, on the VW side of the ledger, since he opened Allison Autos in Whanganui 27 years ago, Selby has built 15 VW-powered Formula First cars, followed by a beach buggy, restored a derelict Karmann Ghia, and hot-rodded a common or garden Beetle into something that has to be seen to be believed. As speed is not something generally associated with classic VWs, though, Selby is still waiting for this particular modification to catch on amongst the hot rod faithful.

Travelling companion

It’s easy to see why the Morris Minor Traveller was one of the best-loved variants of the Morris Minor. Introduced in 1953, it was equipped with the same independent torsion bar front suspension, drum brakes, and rack and pinion steering as its saloon sibling but, with their foldable rear seat increasing versatility, many Travellers were used as trade vehicles, says Derek Goddard. Derek and Gail Goddard, the owners of this superbly restored example, have run Morris Minors since before they were married in 1974.
“Our honeymoon vehicle was a blue Morris Minor van — it was a rust bucket,” says Derek.