Report May 7
What happiness, it’s nice weather, the wind is gone.
During the coffee stop Dirk replaces the fuse of the head lights and lubricates the drive shaft. The land is covered with a layer of sand. If you see it from afar, it looks like a bulb field with a bit of imagination.
By email we know that Jim and Kaaren who we met in Tauranga in New Zealand are in Albany and they wait for us along the way and have invited us for lunch.
At the road-house we have an appointment with members of the Veteran Car Club or WA Albany. There is a road-train parked and with the Model T-Ford next to it is easy to see how big it is compared to our Model T-Ford.
There will be a reporter from the local newspaper and a reporter from the ABC (radio and television).
The reporter takes us to a beautiful spot on the mountain and makes his recordings there.
Meanwhile, the police have also arrived. They had seen us drive and found it very special what we do and approved the T-Ford.
AROUND THE WORLD IN A HUNDRED YEAR OLD CAR 🌍A Dutch husband and wife team are crossing Australia on their around-the-world trip in their 1915 Ford Model T, dubbed the most influential car of the 20th century.SOURCE: ABC GREAT SOUTHERN
Geplaatst door ABC Landline op vrijdag 11 mei 2018