• Contemporary advert for the Spitfire Mk III

The Cass Files – Sports & GT Cars

August 17th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By late 1967, sports and GT coupé fans here in New Zealand were eagerly awaiting sightings or considering purchase of some of the 1966–67 new models from Britain and Europe. We had read about them in Motorman and seen the road reports in UK Autocar and Motor magazines as well as in Wheels and Modern [...]

MGA – Classic Racer 
Reborn

February 22nd, 2017|Tags: , , , |

MG’s new MGA first saw the light of day in 1955 and was a huge breath of fresh air for the Abingdon marque. Until then, MG design had been distinctly pre-war – the 1954 TF’s parentage being easily traced back to the 1936 MGTA, complete with separate mudguards and running-boards. Falling sales of the [...]