Archive for June 21st, 2011

The cars : Argyll Turbo GT

The cars : Argyll Turbo GT

On the trail of the enigmatic Argyll Robert Leitch WHO says the ‘Car Guessing Game’ is no more than a bit of pointless froth? Not long ago, in a Celtic riposte on this now-defunct forum game to the all-conquering Aussies, I posted up a picture of part of the Argyll Turbo GT, built just ten […]

The cars : Trident Clipper

The cars : Trident Clipper

Suffolk Punch – the Trident tale Andrew Elphick BANKUCPTCY has sired many great sports car fables over the years. You only have to delve into the history of Aston-Martin, De Lorean, Jensen, and Marcos to see that hard times have almost always ended up resulting in a very unhappy ending – and the more glamorous […]

The cars : Jaguar E-type development history

The cars : Jaguar E-type development history

The Jaguar E-type redefined people’s expectations of what could be expected from a relatively affordable sports car – race-car handling, and a potential 150mph. It rightly defined a generation, and then went on to become the de facto classic car. Ian Nicholls tells its story. Although automotive styling is subjective, the one vehicle that seems to top […]

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