Lancaster Insurance News Lancaster Insurance News
Phone for a quote: 01480 484826

News

Gary King and his Datsun Sunny 120YS

Written by
Andy Roberts

In the words of Gary King, his two Datsun Sunny 120Ys offer ‘reliability and driveability really, as they are such an easy car to drive, the clutch is so light it’s like a throttle, and the gearbox is so light you can use your little finger to change gears.

0 Comments

Do You Remember The BMC J2

Written by
Andy Roberts

In the 1970s and 1980s, it seemed to be an unofficial rule that any school trip had to be undertaken using a J2-based minibus.

0 Comments

40 Years of the Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen

Written by
Andy Roberts

Which current Mercedes-Benz model range has enjoyed a forty-year production history? It is, of course, the G-Class, yet it is still hard to believe that the first examples were launched in 1979.

0 Comments

MEET THE OWNER – MARTYN HUBBARD AND HIS RELIANT REBEL

Written by
Andy Roberts

‘People are never sure what it is. They always say, “what a beautiful little car”, and some are surprised when I say it is a Reliant as most people only ever remember Reliant Robins and Reliant cars having three wheels’.

0 Comments

A Celebration of Local Car Shows

Written by
Andy Roberts

As a change from the weather which, at the time of writing, is best described as ‘very cold’, here is a celebration of that backbone of the classic car movement – the local or regional shows and gatherings.

0 Comments

SIX SPLENDID ACCESSORIES

Written by
Andy Roberts

Travel back with us to a time of Spangles, Texan Bars and when these accessories would make your Austin Maxi 1500 look like a Lincoln Continental. Almost.

0 Comments

50 YEARS OF THE FIAT 128

Written by
Andy Roberts

Of the many automotive anniversaries celebrated this year, the Fiat 128 has to be one of the rarest on British roads.

0 Comments

THE LEYLAND CAR FROM DOWN UNDER – THE P76

Written by
Andy Roberts

At first sight, the P76 looks as though it belongs in the background of Prisoner Cell Block H, The Young Doctors or any other fine/dire soap opera made by Grundy Television.

0 Comments

50 YEARS OF THE TRIUMPH TR6

Written by
Andy Roberts

50 years ago, yesterday (14th January), Triumph officially unveiled its latest sports car at the Brussels Motor Show – the TR6.

0 Comments

Quick quote

Which department would you like to speak to?

 

Archive