Articles tagged John White

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 23 of February 1971 archive issue thumbnail Page 23, February 1971

What is it? Answer—a Fiat

Sir, With reference to the photograph on page 1327 of the December issue depicting a 12-seater char-a-banc, I recognise same as one of two identical vehicles which were owned and operated by the late Mr. John White, of Colwyn Bay, who had the conversion carried out soon after the termination of the first World War from a landaulette and a touring car. The chassis were definitely Fiat, with 4-...


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



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