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Around the World : Hindustan Motors

Around the World : Hindustan Motors

Hindustan has a long history of building British-designed cars in India, starting with the Morris Oxford in 1942. Its bloodline would survive for a very long time… A potted history of Hindustan Hindustan Motors was set up during the Second World War in order to produce motor vehicles for the burgeoning Indian middle-classes. Because of […]

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News : Hindustan Ambassador production put on ice

News : Hindustan Ambassador production put on ice

Production of the the Hindustan Ambassador, one of the very last classic cars you can buy new, has been halted due to financial issues caused by poor demand in a ‘stuttering’ car market. The car, which is known as the ‘Amby’ in its home land of India, is still in daily use and continues to prove […]

The cars : Hindustan Ambassador

The cars : Hindustan Ambassador

The Ambassador is a much-loved part of daily life in India to this day – back in 1957, who would have thought that the Morris Oxford Series III would become an immortal cult car? Words: Asopèe Simeli The everlasting Amby… The Hindustan Ambassador, or “Amby” as it is affectionately known in India, has carved an […]

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