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 Cars the Star Hillman Imp
The Car's the Star: Hillman Imp
Series looking at classic '70s cars, many of which can be seen in the
background of Life on Mars. Quentin Willson looks at the Hillman Imp. [S]
Mini vs Honda ( great fight!!! A must see )
never under estimate a MINI !!! great great race between a KAD 1380 cc mini
(driven by Yoga Perera 50 yrs + ) vs a Honda twin cam 1400cc ....(damith )
@ rotherham circuit meet...sri lanka...
2014 Mini Production
Watch the birth of the new 2014 Mini from start to finish.
0:00 Pressing Plant
1:54 Body Construction
5:57 Paint Shop
Why Rover crashed, part 1
Why Rover crashed? Quentin Willson investigates for ITV's TONIGHT with
Trevor McDonald broadcasted on 13 June 2005. In part 1 you will see how
easily incompetent MG Rover management was fooled by Chinese and gave away
the technical rights to Rover 25, 75 and the Powertrain business...
'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).
London 2 Brighton 2011 Mini Run/Show
I couldn't take any footage during the actual run as I was driving, but I
did manage to get 2 hours worth of footage. It was a pleasant day and there
were some nice Mini's out, a few of them included:
Palmer Brothers Mini Shorty (Pink Nitroused)
Mini Roadster (Blue roof chopped)
GSX-R Powered Mini Minus shell, 3-4 inch body chop (By Andy Farmer)
Vauxhall Powered Mini (Bonnet chopped)
If anyone has any more details on these Mini please let me know and I can
add credits to the video and links.
Nikon 18-55mm kit lens
Hoya Polarising Filter
Glidetrack 0.5m track
Some old tripod and head
Final Cut Pro
Music - "Work to do" by Mayer Hawthorne
Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud documentary - The Car's The Star [BBC 1995]
18 years ago, on television, The Car's The Star.
After the Silver Dawn followed the Silver Cloud in its standard version or
a rare, long wheelbase. The carrossier H. J. Mulliner was just bought by
Rolls-Royce and this specialist builded convertibles on the chassis. For
the special bodies were James Young, Freestone & Webb and Hooper good
addresses.The Silver Cloud was a popular status symbol among movie and pop
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