Oldest Car

December 14th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

One of only two known 1895 Velos still existing, this car has been in New Zealand since 1900. It was bought by Mr Nicholas Oates of Christchurch, who was obviously wealthy and forward-thinking, and who travelled to England expressly to investigate the suitability of the new-fangled motor car for use in New Zealand. At the [...]