Vintage Cars of ‘The Great Gatsby’ – Winton Six

1919 Winton Six 48 Limousine

What Cars Would Jay Gatsby Have Really Bought? A 1919-1921 Shopping List by Igor Spajic Cars from car-makers on the way out – WINTON Six Another also-ran by 1920 was Winton. Again, a pioneer of the auto trade in America, Alexander Winton’s imperfect product led to the Packard brothers building their own car in 1899 [...]

1912 Cadillac 30 Demi-Tonneau – Death of a Friend and the Birth of the Electric Starter

1912 Cadillac Thirty 40-50hp Demi-Tonneau

Highlights from the Concours d’Elegance Australia 2010 This maroon 1912 Cadillac 30 demi-tonneau touring car brought plenty of antique character to the inaugural Concours d’Elegance Australia. More importantly, this car represents a historic turning point in the story of Cadillac and of the automobile itself. By Igor Spajic This Demi-Tonneau is a cut-down, ‘sportier’ version [...]