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Re: Castrol R

To: Jack W Drews <>
Subject: Re: Castrol R
From: Susan and John Roper <>
Date: Fri, 16 Oct 1998 21:34:08 -0500
I for one have noticed "vintage smell" eminating from some vintage
drivers on warm  days.  Perhaps a change in spec to bean oil is worthy of
consideration.  John

Jack W Drews wrote:

> What's with this Castrol R thread?
> I know who started this, but I'm suspicious about his motive.
> First we debated vintage appearance, then vintage history, then some
> twit suggested vintage air extracted from junkyard tires -- is there
> skullduggery in the offing?
> Is someone SLIPPERY trying to corner the market on Castrol R, get the
> rules changed to require vintage smell, and finance a budding racing
> career by being the only source?
> (...and does it leak more slowly out of Triumphs?)
> --
> uncle jack
> TR4 Rallye Replica vintage racer

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