Tag Archives: Indian Platform Southside

Platform becomes Naseeb in boost for AutoScots

It was the Malletsheugh then the Mall in Mearns, it became the Ivy then morphed into the Platform. Soon the restaurant on Ayr Road, Newton Mearns, which has been AutoScots’ base since 2013 will be relaunched as the Naseeb under the … Continue reading

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Join up with AutoScots as Bob talks Argyll

It was Scotland’s biggest marque with a pioneering range of cars produced from a factory at Alexandria so grand it boasted its own railway line. Argyll Motors was the pride of the nation, and its history will be brought to life … Continue reading

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Stuart takes a shine to our top prize

Stuart McMillan will be dining out courtesy of Macklin Motors after scooping first place in AutoScots’ Show & Shine. His 1994 Pontiac Trans-Am Firebird was judged best prepared car in our annual event at the Indian Platform Southside, Newton Mearns, … Continue reading

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Shine and dine with AutoScots

You could be dining out for free courtesy of AutoScots by rolling up in your pride and joy to our club’s annual Show & Shine on Monday (July 4). The owner of the car judged best prepared will win dinner … Continue reading

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Electric car night: Wire in with AutoScots

Love them or not, electric cars are fast staking a claim to be the future of motoring. But how much do you know about Teslas, Beemer i8s or Leafs? Find out what makes them tick – or hum perhaps – at AutoScots … Continue reading

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Join us for AutoScots’ summer double bill

Summer’s here and AutoScots is taking to the great outdoors for our June and July club meets. The car park of the Indian Platform Southside is the stage for our very first electric vehicle night on Monday, June 6. Wire into a curry, then … Continue reading

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AutoScots welcomes restoration ace Thomas

Bay Autos is the latest name on the vintage, classic and American car scene – and founder Thomas Provan is the special guest of AutoScots at our meeting on Monday (May 2). Mechanic and restorer Thomas opened the doors of his garage … Continue reading

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Meet Ian Bennie, North Sea veteran

Oil is the lifeblood of the vehicles we cherish, and Ian Bennie knows more about it than most. For more than 30 years he was at the forefront of exploration, working as a saturation diver in the North Sea, and … Continue reading

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Join us for the big AutoScots quiz!

Club night is quiz night at the Indian Platform Southside on Monday (March 7). AutoScots vice-chairman Douglas Hunter has compiled a series of questions which are sure to test the knowledge of members and friends. The club also wishes to hear ideas which will help … Continue reading

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AutoScots agm – see you Monday

The AutoScots Group annual general meeting takes place at the Indian Platform Southside, Newton Mearns, on Monday, February 1. Business will include chairman, secretary and treasurer’s reports, and election of chairman, vice-chairman, treasurer/membership secretary, PR officer and events organiser. Annual subscriptions will … Continue reading

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