AIRED ON 3/30/2016
Season 12 : Episode 19
AIRS ON 9/7/2016
Season 12 : Episode 20
Mike pops over the Atlantic to pick up a decent example and hand it over to Ed.
Mike finds a decent Elise in blue. Edd works his usual magic including boosting power from 118bhp to over 150.
Mike travels to Poland as this is the only place he can find a specimen. A delighted Ed then gets to work on the £21,000 car.
A cheap Morris is purchased by Mike. The wood panels and frame are replaced and the car is given a full respray. New head lining and carpets are fitted and the engine is repainted in its original colour. The rocker cover and gaskets are replaced.
A very cheap car is found by Mike. Ed has the wheels refurbished and sprayed black. Clear lenses are fitted to front and rear and a new aftermarket back box. Catalytic converters are replaced. The Tiptronic gearbox is given an oil change and a new filter and the discs are skimmed.moreless
Mike finds a nice example in brown/bronze. Ed resprays the car in a different colour much to the disappointment of Mike. Sweetened wheels, new interior and spot lights are added.
Ed replaces cracked manifolds, refurbishes the alloys and amongst other things replaces the front tyres.