Part one of 'The Car's The Star' which was the Top Gear spin off TV show (written & presented by Quentin Willson) that featured the great British Mini in this particular episode which was first shown on BBC2 in 1997.
The Car's The Star 'Mini' (part two)
Part two (& the final part) of 'The Car's The Star' which was the Top Gear
spin off TV show (written & presented by Quentin Willson) that featured the
great British Mini in this particular episode which was first shown on BBC2
'434 NWL' The First Mini Ever?
What was considered to be the only surviving pre-production prototype Mini
(seen here with it's then long term owner, the late Bernard Ferriman) which
supposedly pre-dated '621 AOK'. Was this really the oldest surviving Mini
and just where is it today?
'Classic Cars' 1999 (Minis On Men & Motors) Part 1
The Mini Cooper And The Late John Cooper (plus the National Motor Museum @
Beaulieu) Feature On The Final Episodes Of The 'Classic Cars' Motoring TV
Programme, First Shown On 'Men & Motors' Back In 1999 (Part One).
Last Classic Mini Coopers
Former BBC Top Gear and Wheeler Dealer director Jamie Langton is one of
hundreds of journalists from around the world who witness the end of
production of the worlds favourite small car. The following is a special
feature highlight from Jamie Langton's new classic car DVD, Mini The
Legend. On 4th October 2000 after 40 years of non stop (Follow on Twitter
@JamieLangton) production, it was time to call it a day for the little car
with several 'last of the line' Mini Cooper 500s poised to roll out forever
on the production line. As the track started to roll out the last cars, 60s
pop star Lulu sat behind the wheel of the very last example out to the
Old Top Gear What Cars Not To Buy
Old Top Gear from 1997
Quentin Willson looks at some cars that you definately should avoid
This clip was extracted from the episode that was first broadcast on the
10th April 1997
Austin Allegro: The Car's The Star Part Two
Part two of Quentin Willson's look at the Allegro. Apologies for the poor
quality 3/4 of the way through but this is due to a damaged tape. The
silence mid way through is due to an ABBA song on the soundtrack that upset
the copyright owner and it was blocked so I had to edit it out and upload
it again. Quentin only talks about colours and trim in this section.
Ford Capri Documentary - The Car is the Star Part 1
The Car's the Star presented by Quentin Wilson. This documentary is in two
parts and is all about the Ford Capri. I've had eight Capris, so this is
just up my street, I hope it is yours - enjoy!
This is part 1