Tag: Astra

eBay Find of the Week : A ‘new’ Bedford Astravan

eBay Find of the Week : A ‘new’ Bedford Astravan

Craig Cheetham Every so often, a car turns up that, for some reason, has never really seen the light of day. The 82-miles-from-new Triumph Dolomite, which we featured on here earlier this month, is one such example of that. However, this one is something sensational – a workaday commercial vehicle that has never carried a load, […]

Blog : The strong arm of the law

Blog : The strong arm of the law

Keith Adams There’s nothing better than heading home after an arduous day in the office… and hitting a traffic jam. Half way home, and sat there in the cocooning luxury of my Rover 75 Connoisseur, idling away precious fuel, looking at the rear axle of a twin-axled Ford Transit is not my idea of heaven […]

Feature : You’ve never had it so good?

Feature : You’ve never had it so good?

ALL too often, pub conversations about cars turn to history, and how old cars are better than new ones – even before you’ve got through your second pint of Old Speckled Hen, someone trots out that tired old cliché ‘things were better in the good old days’. To find out for ourselves once and for […]