Articles tagged B. Howlett

Page 40 of May 1983 archive issue thumbnail Page 40, May 1983

Motoring as it was

A look back to the roads of the 1920s (Continued from last month)  We left "Owen John", whose past motoring fortunes we are pondering, at the 1921 Motor Show. After this he visited the Motorcycle Show, but seems to have been impressed only by the Ner-a-Car and the Peters, apart from being able to tell the vendors that the Hellesen dry-battery lamp he bought the previous year was still working. He...

Page 38 of August 1968 archive issue thumbnail Page 38, August 1968

Vintage Postbag

A Doctor's Cars Sir, Recently my mother, aged 88, died and I had occasion to sort through numerous old papers. Amongst these I found an account of a motor tour undertaken by my father and mother in 1907. It was written in diary form and the typed copy is a word-for-word reproduction. It is not an account written particularly from the "motoring" angle, but is nevertheless interesting as a general...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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