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1965 Morgan Plus 4 dashboard | source Bring A Trailer

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After a gentle nudge from John Voelcker, I have (finally) set a favicon for the website – look for it in the URL bar of your browser. Hint, it’s a reworking of our logo.

1949 Morris Minors – By John Voelcker

[Based on further research in the British Motor Museum archives and its Morris Minor production ledgers, author John Voelcker has updated his March 2015 article to correct a few inaccuracies and add new information.]

Britain’s push to “Export or Die” brought English cars to North America by the thousands. In September 1948, two cars captivated the eager crowds who thronged Earl’s Court exposition hall in London, as England held its first motor show since the end of World War II. The first … [more]

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Online Jigsaw Puzzle

1967 Mini Ice Cream Van puzzle from my site Grey Brits … Enjoy!

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Finds and For Sale

A bumper crop of twenty cars this week, from a $500 project to a US$900,000 celebrity car, and from 1920 through 1991 … surely something for everyone?

This is gathered, primarily, from our Facebook site
Submissions are accepted, but preferably on a sale site I can link to.


Stuff for Sale
What we found recently … 1981 MGB, 1967 Austin FXD Taxi, 1976 Austin Maxi 1750, 1958 Ford Zephyr, 1949 Austin A40 Devon, (another) 1958 Ford Zephyr, 1961 Humber Super Snipe, 1961 Commer project, 1957 Sunbeam Rapier project, 1953 MG TD, 1961 Morris Minor 1000, 1963 Rolls Royce Phantom V, 1950 Jowett Bradford, 1920 Morris Oxford Bullnose, 1959 Hillman Minx Cabrio, 1953 Hillman Minx, 1950 Austin A90 Atlantic, 1951 Armstrong Siddeley Hurricane project, 1949 Jaguar Mark V project, 1991 Daimler 420 Hearse



an evocative picture of a simpler time | bonus online jigsaw puzzle

Once Upon A Time