Members’ Restorations & Upgrades

Read about how our members have restored or upgraded their Figs. Members are invited to feature their cars here too. Simply contact the club with your story and pictures. Click here


How to polish out marks on your Windscreen Surround

One of the many endearing features of the Figaro is the chrome & stainless steel used throughout the car. One such item is the wide stainless steel trim that runs up the side and along the top of the roof, just in front of the windscreen. Over the years, this… Read More
Published on 21st November 2017

Patrick Light

Club member Pat Light sent in these pictures following some extensive cleaning. He spent 3 days on his Figaro hand painting his grill and polishing ‘Hattie’ within an inch of her life! 3 DAY CLEANING PROGRAM Day 1 I bought a load of Meguiars cleaning products, Ultimate wash and wax,… Read More

Dave Eve

With the addition of portholes, quilted white diamond leather & cup holders member Dave Eve takes his Figaro Refurbishment to extreme levels! The old-time story of boy meets girl, girl meets Figaro and they fall in love. “with the Figaro” I might add! About 15 years ago we spotted… Read More
Published on 2nd September 2017

Headlight and Running Light Upgrades

Danish member Henrik Kromann wanted to share some nice lighting modifications on his Figaro. He decided he’d better change the headlights for right hand driving knowing it would fail its inspection (MOT). Changing Headlights to Right Hand Drive After checking up on the various discussions on our Forum, he… Read More
Published on 25th June 2017

Stuart Cleverly

£800 brought off E bay! The breakers yard didn’t really know what it was, and had purchased the car from someone in Manchester with no history, only the V5 & one (original) key, and the Mot expired in 2013. After jumping the car, it started first time!, inside was ruined,… Read More

Jörg Nittke

Colani the Figaro … Together with my wife I went to the Channel Islands of Jersey and Guernsey in 2010 where I saw a Figaro parking in a street. Not knowing what car it is, I did some research It came out that it was a Figaro. It finally took… Read More
Published on 10th June 2017

Nick & Helly Robinson

Read about this extensive renovation carried out on a shoestring of a budget! Background Regular forum users will be aware of this car as Nick updated us every few weeks with pictures and information. What is amazing is not only the shear dedication to complete the project but the… Read More