Case Studies

The Amazing West Ham Car

Michael Lounton first came up with the idea for this very special gift for his wife a few years ago. In November 2017 he visited The Figaro Shop and we begun to help him turn this amazing idea into a reality. The idea (as is very clear to see!) was to make the car a...

A Figaro with the X Factor – A Car for Dee and Dermot O’Leary

Over the years we have been lucky enough to build an affiliation with the world famous X Factor talent show and have looked after a number of projects relating to them. Nearly 10 years ago we created a surprise bespoke Figaro for Dermot O'Leary's wife, Dee. This car...

Case Study: Bespoke Pink Figaro

It’s always nice to see a project through a successful conclusion, and we’re very pleased with the result on this Figaro. It’s a stunning finished product both inside and out. This car started out green, so first of all of course it was time to give it a respray to...

5 Million Pairs Of Eyes On Our Car..!!

Its been an amazing year here at The Figaro Shop and to top it off a few weeks ago we were invited to come on the X Factor Live Finals, in fact our car opened the show! Having built a Figaro for Dermot O Leary in the past we jumped at the chance to continue our X...

The road to the 2017 Classic Motor Show..!

We're lucky enough to be showing at the 2017 Lancaster Classic Motor Show and we would love for you to join us.... With only a few weeks left we're busy with preparations for this years Classic Motor Show. Alongside The Figaro Owners Club we are celebrating our 5th...

Refurbished Chrome Rear Lamps now available..!

After over a year of testing different finishing processes we are pleased to announce that we have found a technique that replicates the original lamps. We strip the lamps down to a shell and remove the old plating, once re coated with the chrome finishing we cover...

Ultimate Detailed Guide On Fitting Turbo Chargers…….

                                                       Turbo Replacement Fitting Guide Click Here For The Printable PDF Version Before starting read this guide thoroughly and ensure you have the correct tools and parts and have properly assessed the job. This guide is...

New product!….Brand new carpets available

  As every Figaro owner knows carpets in these great little cars can let them down a bit. They are nearly always faded and often seem to sport stains and cigarette burns which are very hard to remove. Over the years different dyes have been available but the finishes...

A great build for a lovely couple

All credit for this article goes to the Figaro Owners Club, for more information and membership visit them by clicking here We were lucky enough to carry out this restoration, see what Ian and Jill said below... It was in the winter of 2007. The winter of discontent,...

Engine Magazine Article

Take a look below at one of the latest articles from the Figaro Owners Club - Our own Toby Brooks is as always the Author of the popular 'Figaro Masterclass' This detailed award winning magazine is free once you join the club!! Below is just a snippet!! FIGARO...