Visit to Frontline
visit to Frontline Engineering,Abingdon which went ahead on the 12th. of July in
spite of the rest of the combined Event with the Abingdon Centre being cancelled
due to lack of entries and what a fascinating treat members of the SEC missed!
Ironically 20 cars turned up mine being the only SEC representative. A 2 hour
tour of the Frontline facility was conducted with great humour by Ed Braclik.-focussing
on the new topless "Abingdon"Edition. All running with Mazda engines and
featuring lengthened tails to accommodate an extraordinary sound
The cars are based on existing Donor MGBs, adopting their numbers and
To qualify as "Classics" a percentage of refurbished original parts such as
restored rear axles are included.
We saw cars priced at £60k to well over £100k,depending on individual spec.
Pictures include the pristine underside of an LE and the Leather cutting room
with hides from Connolly and Bentley as well as Satnav built in to a GT.