The purpose of this Blog

This blog is to detail my 46 years (1973 - 2019) with a 1928 Chevrolet tourer, affectionately called "The Red Chev".

The acquisition, restoration, improvements and my experiences over the years are covered in as much detail as I can remember.

Some of the later postings include car club outings and other vintage car items that I hope will be of interest to people.

If you have the time, scroll back to where it all began in 1973 and follow the journey so far.

Thanks for dropping by.

Regards Ray Dean

See my new section "The Red Chev - Repairs, Improvements, Maintenance and Technical Details" located on the left hand side of the screen.


Saturday, December 31, 2016

Happy New Year from the Red Chev

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Another year has come and gone, and the blog continues to be well supported.

Thanks to all who have visited the blog and made December 2016 the second highest month for views at 13,847.

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Friday, December 30, 2016

27 Chev Van $9,500 AUD in South Australia

1927 Chevy Van, Very neat, and tidy, was restored 10 years ago and has always been shedded. All the ...hard work has been done. A few very small dents and scratches only.

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

The Red Chev will be 89 years old in 2017

With another year ticking over in a couple of days, thought I would post a few Red Chev photos.

These are from 2015, and apart from a different fuel filter now being used, the old girl still looks the same and scrubs up well.

Monday, December 12, 2016

My Chevy is not humming along

I think I need to book in for a service.

Slight leak in the radiator and the front wheel alignment is a bit out.

Horn not working also

Saturday, December 10, 2016

!928 Studebaker restoration by Finch Restorations - Part 5

Finch Restorations in Mounty Barker South Australia have started a full restoration on a 1928 Studebaker.

Below progress continues in part 5

I thought my 28 Chev ute chassis was bad? These guys are true craftsmen.