Sprites and Midgets: an abundance of cheap thrills
For the July issue of C&SC, James Page tested the whole family, from the
Austin-Healey 'Frogeye' Sprite to the rubber-bumpered MG Midget 1500. He
discovered there is little to rival the Brit sportsters for affordable fun.
Inside the James Hull collection
With the announcement that the 543-car collection has been bought by Jaguar
Land Rover, we thought you might like a peek inside and to meet the man who
built it up. Buy the August 2014 issue of C&SC for the full story.
Incredible gas turbine Rover-BRM back at Le Mans
Bonkers gas turbine-powered racing car revisits Le Mans more than 40 years
after it was campaigned by Graham Hill and Jackie Stewart. Here it is being
The Rover-BRM was the result of a collaboration between Rover and British
Racing Motors during the 1960s, and became the first gas turbine-powered
car to race at Le Mans. It ran at La Sarthe in 1963 and 1964 in an
experimental class of its own, but it wasn't until the 1965 race that was
given a race number and allowed to compete against other cars.
The car was recently recommissioned by a team at the Heritage Motor Museum,
Gaydon and carried out parade laps at the 2014 Le Mans Classic, as well as
winning the Prix d'Excellence at the event's concours.
HISTORIC SPORTING TRIALS
Classic & Sports Car's James Page and Martin Port test their skill at
historic trials, with a help from the Historic Sporting Trials Association.
67 Karmann Ghia Viper V-10 "Blue Mamba"
A 1967 Karmann Ghia with a Viper V-10 motor in it that I shot at the
Detroit AutoRama 2013.....this is one cool Volkswagen...Make sure you
subscribe so that you don't miss any of the other cool cars I shot at this
Hear it run https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTvzfOzxsdI
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1971 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Engine Start
First time starting up the 2333 cc engine (91x84mm) that I installed in my
wife's freshly restored 1971 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia convertible. Yes, I
know my coil is installed upside-down. The after-market wire harness was
installed with too little slack to reach a downward-pointing coil. This is
1969 Karmann Ghia
A 1969 Karmann Ghia that is Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett's first car...he
wrecked it..let it set and rust...than restored it to as good as new 20
years later...a very cool car...guy...and story...I am very honored to be
able to bring it to you..Check it out!!