Young Gun – Nick Young’s TVR Chimaera

September 10th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Nick Young and his TVR are quite the exception to this statement. Having owned some interesting classic cars and motorbikes over the years, Nick knew what he didn’t want when it came to purchasing a new toy, but the finer details of what he really wanted were only evident when he set his eyes on [...]

1961 Cole-Baker Special

September 9th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We trace the history of a unique, locally built special that started off life with a Morris Minor engine before finally gaining Rover V8 power. Like virtually all Kiwi specials, this car was put together on a shoe-string budget by one man – in this case Dan Cole-Baker, a teacher from Raglan. In 1959 when [...]

Magic Morgan

November 30th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I'm stating the obvious I know, when I say that a Morgan is not for everyone. Indeed, the secret to the company’s success and longevity is that they’re fully aware of this and, rather than making a car to try and suit everyone, they stick to what they do best. This isn’t to say [...]