Hustler 6 ‘in Wood’

William Towns is most well known for his design work for Aston-Martin in creating the wedge shaped Aston-Martin Lagonda that in some respects looks like the sort of thing Giorgetto Giugiaro might have designed, it bearing some styling similarities to the Maserati Boomerang Giugiaro designed. William Towns in his work for Aston-Martin also created one ...

Land Rover Series IIA Estate

I have a lot of affection for Land Rovers having owned a long wheelbase Series IIA which had been an army survey team vehicle and a Series III Safari Station Wagon similar to the Land Rover in our pictures which is coming up for auction. Those old Land Rovers went on many family adventures and ...

A Grand Prix pinball machine

The pinball machine was invented in the 1700's and in 1869 after the end of the American Civil War the spring launcher for the little metal balls was invented. From there on in the pinball machine became the source of fun entertainment for young and old being not quite as addictive as the computer games ...

AEC Regal Motor Coach

The AEC buses and trucks became the iconic British commercial vehicles of the pre-war and post-war periods. As I was living in England in the fifties and sixties it was one of those classic post box red AEC Regent double decker buses I would board each morning to head off to school. The favorite place ...

Ferves Ranger

It has been described as the cutest 4WD on planet Earth. There's just something about the Italians that seems to enable them to inject oodles of personality into their cars and the Ferves Ranger is one of those little personality cars. The Ferves Ranger has such an interesting personality that its hard to take one's ...

1913 Harley Davidson V Twin Barn Find

If you ask someone to name one American motorcycle it is almost inevitable they will know the name Harley-Davidson above all others. Not only because Harley-Davidson have been around since 1903, but because they've been a part of America's modern history pretty much since then. Harley-Davidsons were used by American soldiers in World War 1 ...

1954 Land Rover Series I

The Land Rover Series 1 is the post war East Africa safari car. It's the "Anti-Christ" of the movie "The God's Must Be Crazy". This is Britain's answer to the American Jeep and, in this first iteration, the British actually got it right. The original Series I Land Rover somehow manages to combine the ruggedness ...

.41 Remington Magnum

To handle a heavy caliber revolver you need to work up to it and you need to keep that practice up. The old adage "Use it or lose it" certainly applies to shooting and especially to shooting a handgun. Police practices around the world vary enormously down to jurisdictions where police only live fire with ...

Steyr Puch Haflinger

There are some things of which it can truly be said "You don't see one of those every day", and the Haflinger is one of those things. Made by Steyr Daimler Puch of Austria the Haflinger is a small but serious "climb every mountain, ford every stream, follow every rainbow..." type of vehicle. Captain Von ...