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How to Jack-Up a Rover P5 or P5B

How to Jack-Up a Rover P5 or P5B. There's a recent blog-post on the Rover P5 Club Forum (see here) about how to correctly jack-up a Rover P5 or P5B. I thought this was such an important topic that it was worth noting here. General Safety Points for Jacking-Up a...

RoverP5.com Review: Rover P5 and P5B The Complete Story

RoverP5.com Review: Rover P5 and P5B The Complete Story. Thinking of buying a Rover P5 or P5B? Own one but you don’t know the full history of these cars? Have an in interest in British cars? If so, then this definitive book by James Taylor should be on your bookshelf....

Rover P5B Fuel Filter Safety Comparison

Rover P5B Fuel Filter Safety. There was an interesting and valuable discussion on the Rover P5 Club Forum recently regarding fuel filters for the P5B, started by another Richard (not me). Richard was highlighting potential safety concerns with the design of some...

RoverP5.com Review [Book]: The Strange Death of the British Motor Cycle Industry

RoverP5.com Review [Book]: The Strange Death of the British Motor Cycle Industry. This book provides a gripping description and analysis of the mis-steps and misfortunes of the British motor cycle industry, from the 1920’s through to the effective death of the...

Rover Brochure 1968

Rover are leading their passenger car brochure with the P5B. That makes sense as the car had only just been launched (in P5B form) at the British International Motor Show, Earls Court, London, from 18th to 28th October.

Driven To Write: Parliamentary Privilege

Today, Driven To Write has featured the Rover P5 and P5B. The article is to their normal high standard, avoiding many of the tired cliches that other motoring journalists fall-back on.There isn't a great deal of new information contained within, but it is a well...

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How to Jack-Up a Rover P5 or P5B

How to Jack-Up a Rover P5 or P5B. There's a recent blog-post on the Rover P5 Club Forum (see here) about how to correctly jack-up a Rover P5 or P5B. I thought this was such an important topic that it was worth noting here. General Safety Points for Jacking-Up a...

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Driven To Write About a Viking Burial

My favourite car website writes about my second favourite car (which unfortunately never launched!). It's always interesting to read opinions on the cars we love from writers who care about cars but aren't inside the 'bubble' of a particular marque or model. This...

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RoverP5.com Review: Rover P5 and P5B The Complete Story

RoverP5.com Review: Rover P5 and P5B The Complete Story. Thinking of buying a Rover P5 or P5B? Own one but you don’t know the full history of these cars? Have an in interest in British cars? If so, then this definitive book by James Taylor should be on your bookshelf....

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RoverP5.com Website Re-organisation

RoverP5.com Magazine and Website Re-organisation. As you browse the site you may have noticed that there's been a bit of a re-org of the website content, and a 'Magazine' now features in the navigation. We've taken this step to hopefully make things simpler to find,...

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Car For Sale: 506 YUU: Rover P5 Mk1A Automatic

RoverP5.com News: Car For Sale: 506 YUU: Rover P5 Mk1A Automatic. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BREATHTAKING-1961-ROVER-P5-Mk1A-AUTOMATIC-JUST-13-000-MILES-2-OWNERS-FROM-NEW/202343611195?hash=item2f1c9e7b3b:g:v54AAOSwdm1bJSZ5 The seller claims this car has covered just...

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Driven To Write

RoverP5.com News: Driven To Write. To look at the sales figures, read the magazines, or browse the websites, it's hard not to conclude that motoring journalism is in a terminal decline. The shift from printed media to digital is understandable and unstoppable, but it...

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Rover P5 and P5B Events Calendar Revamp

Classic Rover P5 (3 Litre) and P5B (3.5 Litre) Events Calendar. We've just updated the Events Calendar with 2018 events and a new design that makes it easier to browse and search for events. Take a look (go to News > Events Calendar in the menu, or just click here)...

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Classic Car MOT Exemption 2018

Classic Car MOT Exemption 2018. Don't forget that from 20 May 2018, most classic cars in the UK over 40-years-old will no longer need an annual MOT inspection. I say 'most' as vehicles that have been 'substantially changed' in the last 30 years will still need an MOT...

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Driven To Write: Parliamentary Privilege

Today, Driven To Write has featured the Rover P5 and P5B. The article is to their normal high standard, avoiding many of the tired cliches that other motoring journalists fall-back on.There isn't a great deal of new information contained within, but it is a well...

read more

Driven To Write About a Viking Burial

My favourite car website writes about my second favourite car (which unfortunately never launched!). It's always interesting to read opinions on the cars we love from writers who care about cars but aren't inside the 'bubble' of a particular marque or model. This...

read more

How to Jack-Up a Rover P5 or P5B

How to Jack-Up a Rover P5 or P5B. There's a recent blog-post on the Rover P5 Club Forum (see here) about how to correctly jack-up a Rover P5 or P5B. I thought this was such an important topic that it was worth noting here. General Safety Points for Jacking-Up a...

read more

Rover P5B Fuel Filter Safety Comparison

Rover P5B Fuel Filter Safety. There was an interesting and valuable discussion on the Rover P5 Club Forum recently regarding fuel filters for the P5B, started by another Richard (not me). Richard was highlighting potential safety concerns with the design of some...

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Rover P5 and P5B Wheels and Tyres

Rover P5 and P5B Wheels and Tyres. Rover P5 and P5B wheels are 5 x 5in PCD bolt pattern (5 x 127mm), 15 inch diameter. On the P5 they are plain steel with chrome covers, whereas the P5B changed to what were popularly called Magnum style (as in Magnesium style), but...

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Rover P5B Oils and Fluids

Rover P5B Oils and Fluids. I've been looking around to find the best oils and fluids for the P5B, as (not surprisingly) most of the products the 46 year old Handbook recommends aren't around any more. So that I don't forget, and because this may be useful to others, I...

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The Man Who Haunted Himself

The Man Who Haunted Himself. Well, this was where my love for the Rover P5B started. I seem to remember watching this film with my parents at home in the 1970's (probably not on the films release - I'd have been 2). The combination of a staid but still somewhat...

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RoverP5.com Review: Rover P5 and P5B The Complete Story

RoverP5.com Review: Rover P5 and P5B The Complete Story. Thinking of buying a Rover P5 or P5B? Own one but you don’t know the full history of these cars? Have an in interest in British cars? If so, then this definitive book by James Taylor should be on your bookshelf....

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