Rally rules state that the car cannot be worth more than £100 and Les and Claudio had a struggle in getting their banger in a condition to race.
It's like paying off the mortgage on your house or choosing to lease a new car over three years instead of keeping your old banger with its crippling repair bills.
they've only got an old banger
Sorry we're late, but I had the old banger apart and it took longer to put it back together than I figured.
On a family visit to Windsor Safari Park just to get used to his new car, a jumpy old banger with steering wheel stick-shift gears, Ron was flagged down by a policeman.
The gallant ten-year-old has more miles on the clock than an old banger , but he still has the engine and constitution of a Land Rover.
they've got an old banger
You stick your fingers up in anger as you wheelspin away in your old banger , kicking out enough fumes to create another twenty foot hole in the ozone.
If you already own a car, and don't intend to keep it, then you also need to estimate a trade-in price for your old banger .
Looking out of my sitting room window this morning, I noted that, of all the cars I could see in the surrounding driveways, my husband and I have the oldest bangers on the block.