Was browsing the forums a couple of days ago and thought "I should sign up" so started the process
and then found out I'd already signed up, but it was in 2011
So I'm Rob from Staffordshire and this is a rather belated "hello".
Car history :
Minis (the original type) - Both scrapped after badly failing the MOT due to a few non-standard "ventilation" holes.
Escort XR3i - Dead and eventually scrapped due to serious tin worm attacks to front X-member, sills, windscreen flange, floor pans, battery box and most of the rear end. I think the bumper armature was actually keeping the rear end in shape !
Fiesta 1.4Tdci - Great little car with a good MPG (avg was 65, max was 72), but it really needed a bit more "get up and go" as motorway uphill overtaking really didn't feel safe, so it got part-Xed for my current car.
Focus 1.6Tdci - Despite being bigger/heavier than the Fez it is averaging 61 MPG (so far), but the in-dash MPG figure is rather optimistic as it reports at least 5MPG more than it should.