Italian styled Japanese cars

The 1960s was a significant period for Japanese cars, where their ambitions grew to overseas markets. In order to appeal to the European market, several Japanese companies utilised Italian...

1997 Ford Fiesta 1.25 LX

This post could go either way. You could marvel at a low mileage example of a car that was used by the proverbial elderly lady or shrug at the...

1970’s V8 touring cars

With the promise of warmer weather, perhaps we’d like to indulge in some road touring in a '70s V8 sports car. Quite simply put very little in the automotive...

1992 N14 Nissan Sunny GTI-R

A snippet of an enjoyable feature I knocked up for the much-missed Retro Japanese magazine, I spent the day at the Ace Cafe with the GTIR Registry. I was...

1974 Austin Mini Pick-up

This sweet little thing has been subject to a ground-up restoration. Originally bought off eBay as a project that never progressed, it last saw the road in 1985 and...

Vauxhall Victor

Is Vic there? The Vauxhall Victor was launched in the hope that it would raise Vauxhalls fortunes in the '60s. Vauxhall as a brand was known for luxury and...