Saturday 24th August 2019,

Browsing the "Europe" Category

Morgan Motor Company 1910-present badge and bonnet +4

Morgan Motor Company 1910-present: Cars Born Classic

Founded in 1910 by Harry Frederick Stanley Morgan with financial investment from his father, the company was, and still is, a family business based in Malvern, Worcestershire, in the west of England. HFS (as he was known to all) died [...]

April 9, 2015 By country of origin, Cars, Europe, Morgan Motor Company, United Kingdom
Healey Silverstone 1949-1950 red front view mud guards red title picture

Healey Silverstone 1949 – 1950: History And Buyers Guide

About Specs Inopian is a hyperbole-free area. We do not indulge in exaggeration or hysteria. We heap praise generously on the deserving but lambast the horrible. In short we tell the truth as we see it. Having said that, now [...]

April 3, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, Healey, Silverstone, United Kingdom
Panther De Ville 1974-1985 mascot grille detail

Panther de Ville 1974-1985: The Car From 101 Dalmatians Movie

About Specs Two years after the sublime Panther J72 impressed the motoring world the Panther de Ville burst onto the world stage. Panther Cars had gone overboard this time! Clearly designed to appeal to celebrities, eccentrics and Al Capone impersonators, [...]

March 27, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, de Ville, Europe, Panther Cars, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Jaguar XJ220 1992-1994 silver rear view parked high definition

Jaguar XJ220 1992 – 1994

About Specs Here is a strange story about a strange car with strange origins. The Jaguar XJ220 was born an instant classic sports-car although sadly, not destined for mass-production. [...]

March 25, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, Jaguar, United Kingdom, XJ 220
Aston Martin DB2 1950-1953 in the pits le mans

Aston Martin DB2 1950 – 1953

About Specs The Aston Martin DB2 was David Brown`s first serious attempt at a production sports-car with a respectable level of luxury and performance. It soon became a classic in it`s own time. Launched at the New York show in [...]

March 19, 2015 Aston-Martin, By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, DB2, Europe, United Kingdom
Triumph TR5 1967-1969 title picture

Triumph TR5 and TR250 1967 – 1969

About Specs The wonderful, but elderly Vanguard 2.1 litre motor had been laid to rest. Now Triumph launched the TR5 sports-car with the powerful inline 6-cylinder 2.5 Pi engine with appreciably better performance. It was an instant classic. [...]

March 17, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, TR5 & TR250, Triumph Cars, United Kingdom
Irish Clan 1982-1986 by imps4ever

Clan 1982 – 1986: The Irish Clan

About Specs The original Clan Crusader was a British sports-car that because of it`s rarity soon became a true classic car. However, the unfortunate VAT imposition in 1973 took it’s toll and the Clan factory closed. [...]

March 13, 2015 'Irish' Clan, By country of origin, By type, Cars, Clan, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, United Kingdom
AC Ace 1953-1963 by Rex Gray

AC Ace 1953 – 1963

About Specs 1952 AC started work on an all-new sports-car, the Ace. It did not, however, start as `all-new`. AC wanted a chassis that was light and strong, they turned to John Tojeiro to design it. `Toj`, as he was [...]

March 12, 2015 AC Cars, Ace, By country of origin, By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, United Kingdom
Jaguar 420G 1967-1970 by Rex Gray

Jaguar 420G 1967 – 1970

About Specs With the advent of British Leyland ownership came many model changes. The Jaguar MK X was still successful but for some strange reason the new management in their wisdom, decided to give this most beautiful of cars a [...]

March 6, 2015 420G, By country of origin, By type, Cars, Europe, Jaguar, Sedan/Saloon, United Kingdom
Jensen GT 1975-1976 by Matt

Jensen GT 1975 – 1976

About Specs In 1975, with Jensen Motors staring closure in the face, they launched what would be the final model. The Jensen GT Estate car. Although it was obviously a Jensen-Healey variant Donald Healey`s name was not on it. The [...]

March 4, 2015 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Estate/Combi, Europe, Jensen GT, Jensen Motors, United Kingdom