I'm new to the forum, I'm Matt. Some great looking cars in this thread. I've not had mine long and don't have any good photos yet, but here's one I captured on a fishing trip in Scotland (hence the rod holders on bonnet and roof and motorway bugsplat). The drive to and from Scotland was the best I've ever had from any car I've owned, especially over the B974.
I've installed chrome air conditioning dials and 4 new tyres. Also replaced the light switch unit as the one that came with the car didn't have the dashboard dimmer dial. The tyres were on recommendation from a friend (Primewell PZ900) and I've got to say, I should have read some more reviews. They're very good in the dry, but not so good in the wet, and really quite noisy on the motorway. I'm not sure I'll be doing any external mods, as nice as many of them are, but have got my eye firmly set on the Bluefin remap.
I've not enjoyed a car this much since my Mk1 Fiesta XR2 from back in the day. I can't say cars are a hobby, but this one has reeled me in and restored some passion for driving again. The next trip to scotland is planned already. Just trying to plan the longest and twistiest route I can