Daimler Double Six, 1926-1938

The British Daimler motor company began in the pioneering days of the automobile industry: back in 1896, a time when automobiles in Britain had to be preceded by a man waving a red flag to ensure that neither people nor animals would be upset or injured by such a noisy and dangerous vehicle, traveling at ...

Ringo Starr’s Mini from 1966

1966 was a pivotal year for the British beat group The Beatles. It was a year in which they toured the United States, released some of their signature songs including "Got to get you into my life", "Eleanor Rigby",  "Paperback writer", and "Yellow submarine, and they were given fashionable Morris Mini Cooper cars by their ...

Bentley Brooklands R

Although in our younger years we may yearn after a sports car with a nice big engine that preferably makes an elegant sufficiency of noise as it burbles down the road; when we get older and our hair turns gray we might just find that loud sports car with its harsh suspension to be not ...

Morgan 4-4 Series 1 Roadster

The Morgan 4-4 was the Morgan Motor Company's first foray into building four wheeled automobiles. The models made by the company prior to the 1935 debut of the 4-4 were all three wheeled cycle-cars with two wheels at the front and one at the rear. The choice of the three wheeled configuration was to take ...

White Model 706 Yellowstone Park Tour Bus

That the White Model 706 tour bus is an eye catching design should surprise no-one. The Model 706 was designed by Ukrainian immigrant Alexis de Sakhnoffsky who had previously designed fashionable automobile coachwork in Europe before coming to the United States and creating the 1929 Cord L-29 along with other work for Auburn. Sakhnoffsky's eye ...

Mack AB “C” Cab Stake Bed

Mack are to trucks what Harley Davison are to motorcycles. They are an iconic American manufacturer and they started out around the same time that Bill Harley and the Davidson brothers were building basic motorcycles to make it easier to go fishing. Mack was started by brothers Jack and Gus Mack back in 1900 when ...

Morgan AeroMax

Created by Morgan's mavens of Malvern the Morgan AeroMax is a car that somehow combines headlights from the Mini, tail lights from the Lancia Thesis and a body design that makes it look like a car that a Marvel Comics super hero would drive. A Marvel Comics superhero with impeccable taste in motor cars that ...

Talbot-Lago T26 Record Cabriolet by Antem

The story of the Talbot-Lago T26 began during the dark days of the Second World War in Nazi German occupied France. The failing Talbot company had been hit by the Great Depression like so many others and placed in receivership in 1934 but had continued to operate enabling it to be purchased by manager Antonio ...

“Spectre” Land Rover Defender SVX

Have you ever wondered why villains seem to fascinate people more than heros? Why is there this human fascination with wickedness? After all we don't like it if someone is wicked to us. The same phenomenon can also be applied to things and particularly to cars. The heros of movies past have had some interesting ...