From : Alec Issigonis
To : W.H. Davis
In reply to your memorandum of 15 June we have decided that we shall only need ten ADO50 cars for demonstration purposes on the 17 July ( five Morris and five Austin ) , which will very much simplify your problem of meeting the requirements for this date. As you probably know, the vehicle will not be released until some unspecified time after this meeting, the date being dependent upon the time taken by Production to build up adequate stocks.
Is the Editor of the Parkers website and price guide, formerly editor of Classic Car Weekly, and launch editor/creator of Modern Classics magazine. Has contributed to various motoring titles including Octane, Practical Classics, Evo, Honest John, CAR magazine, Autocar, Pistonheads, Diesel Car, Practical Performance Car, Performance French Car, Car Mechanics, Jaguar World Monthly, MG Enthusiast, Modern MINI, Practical Classics, Fifth Gear Website, Radio 4, and the the Motoring Independent...
Likes 'conditionally challenged' motors and taking them on unfeasible adventures all across Europe.
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