A7 Across OzOn 22 April 1936, Theo Shepherd, from Bomedary in NSW, departed Sydney to drive to Perth in a Special Austin 7 “Ace” Sports Model, built by James Flood in Melbourne. Theo... Read more
Antill RileyFrom the moment Francis Birtles and Sydney Ferguson became the first to drive from Fremantle to Sydney, via Port Augusta and Broken Hill (a distance of about 2,600 miles, or... Read more
A-Series EngineWhen reading any of the histories of the Mini, or any other vehicle that used the A-series engine, or about the engine itself, it is easy to get the impression that the engines... Read more
Half a Lap0n 3 August 1968, brothers Rick and Jeff Garrett, aged 23 and 21 years respectively, set off from Tanunda, in the Barossa Valley Region of South Australia. The plan was to... Read more
MG MetroRobert Diamante is a lucky lad. He owns a very rare model MG, that seems to be getting rarer by the year because it is also one of the least coveted. But Rob's has had a... Read more
Morris 8-40In late 1934 Lord Nuffield introduced a new range of "Specialisation built" cars for 1935. Among these was a new small car to replace the Morris Minor; to be sold in... Read more
Morris CarsMorris cars have been a major (no pun intended!) part of my motoring life. Including my parents, my wife and myself, our family has owned a range of Morris cars spanning 37... Read more
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