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Ocean-2-Ocean, USA and Oz


Desert Rattler Run, Aug 2015


No rest for Ruby

Today is a rest day in Ulaan Bataar, day 5 of the Peking to Paris rally.  No, no real rest day for anyone at all! At 6.30am Rod and Austen were at the Nomads workshop starting repairs by 7.15am. Au...

And we’re off – Peking to Paris 2016

The Peking to Paris Rally got under way on Sunday 12th June at the epic starting line at the Great Wall of China. ‘Ruby’ the Ford Model A is car 18, the same number Rod had in 2013, and th...

Ruby ready for the off!

After months of hard graft, vintage adventurer Rode Wade and his navigator Austen Ritchie have finished the work on the 1930 Ford Model A ‘Fordor’ that will take them from the Great Wall o...


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What an adventure! Relive the highlights of the Peking to Paris 2016, a 36-day relentless journey across 11 countries with over 100 entries in a fantastic array of vintage and classic cars. For all th...

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Rod and Austen arrive in Paris at the end of the #PekingtoParis ... See MoreSee Less

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River deep... mountain high in the Swiss Alps on Day 33 of the #PekingtoParis Rally. Last competitive day on Friday. The journey into France starts on Saturday. Follow Rod, Austen and Ruby to the finish line ... See MoreSee Less

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