Saturday 24th August 2019,

Browsing the "kit-car" Tag

Marcos Cars 1959-2002 history by pyntofmyld yellow rear side

Marcos Cars 1959-2002: Uncertain Future Classic

Jem Marsh was born Jeremy George Weston Marsh in Clifton, Bristol on 15th April 1930. An inspired engineer and an accomplished racing driver, he became a constructor in 1959. He formed a partnership with designer Frank Costin and so MARsh [...]

April 13, 2016 By type, Cars, Coupe/Convertible, Europe, Marcos 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
Clan Crusader 1971-1974

Clan Crusader & the Kit-Car History 1971 – 1974

About Specs First, a little history! Kit-cars have been a British phenomenon from the 1950`s until the present. The expression `kit-car` in modern times usually means a replica of an unaffordable classic car built using a more humble `donor-car`. They [...]

October 10, 2014 By country of origin, By type, Cars, Clan, Coupe/Convertible, Crusader, Europe, United Kingdom