I guess they survive in the Bath area because Bath stone is so spongy and sucks up the paint, making it very difficult and expensive to remove entirely.[/QUOTE
I worked for years in the building trade in Bath and if a building had been painted the only way to strip it was to take off a thin layer of stone,a long time consuming and expensive business.
Oh man I'm loving that Nissan Silvia!
cheers dude! but its an R32 Skyline, so you were close!
had only just got it back about an hour before that pic was taken... had a drifting 'incident' in the woods a little while ago!! You cant really see it in the pic, but there's a big tree shaped dent behind the filler cap door!!!