Vintage Cars of ‘The Great Gatsby’ – Lanchester Forty

1922 Lanchester 40 Ad referring to the London Motor Show.

What Cars Would Jay Gatsby Have Really Bought? A 1919-1921 Shopping List by Igor Spajic LANCHESTER SPORTING FORTY People forget (or never knew) that before Lanchester was swallowed by Daimler in 1931, it was an independent manufacturer of luxury cars in Great Britain. Passing over the genius of engineer Frederick Lanchester who had built the [...]

British Vintage Sports and Luxury Cars at All British Day 2011

1923 Vauxhall 23/60 tourer _All British Day 2011

British vintage sports and luxury cars were seen aplenty at the annual All British Display Day.  Spring came early to Sydney on Sunday 28th August for the event , held on the vast fields of the exclusive King’s School. With almost 1,500 vintage cars and classic automobiles on display, the size of the event rivals [...]