A useful fuel can
Transpress H1, PO Box 22, Harpenden have produced a useful spare petrol can, after consultation with the Home Office, It holds 5-litres, so is ideal for European travel, has a 10 in unbreakable detachable united spout for getting the last drop into awkward fillers, and being of welded steel construction, is durable, tire resistant and leak resisting. A stove-enamel finish obviates rusting; the cap is leakproof and retained by a ring, there is an easy-carrying handle and the dimensions of 10.3/4 in, x 9 in. x 5.1/4 in. are decently compact. BMW owners will find that it fits conveniently into the larger of the two storage wells in the boot. The price is £2.85 and this British-made “Ready-Can” is available front Halford branches.—W. B.
A GT Beetle
Volkswagen’s Wolfsburg factory is producing a special run of 2,500 GT Beetles specially for Britain to .commemorate the 300,000th Beetle tor Britain Which came off the production line in late November. Priced at just £19 more than a standard 1300 Beetle this special Cl’ version features a 1,600-c.c. engine, sports wheels, radial ply tyres, front disc brakes and various other extras worth £100. These special Beetles are available in VW showrooms now.