In the beginning was the plan. And the plan was hatched in the deep feeble recesses of the minds of two old farts over many cups of tea. The more we talked up the plan, the better it seemed to get.
We had this incredible idea that we’d like to get hold of an old 602 2cv and turned it into a Barbot replica, because we thought it would be kind of neat. We didn’t want to ruin a perfectly nice 2cv, so we’d look for something that was OK, and use it as a starting point.
So Bob McL found what looked like a good candidate near Sherbrook. It was a white 1968 and we went to see it,