New cars in are pretty sad affairs with rare exceptions such as the new Ford Thunderbird and the new Volvo convertible see The City Review article on car design. Cars, of course, have a long and glorious design history, at least up until about the late s when the Mercedes Benz SL gull-wing sports car set a stunningly high standard that that company, unfortunately, has never approached again. A lot of great car history including some magnificent examples of automobile design could be seen May 16 through May 18 at Rockefeller Center where about 50 "classic" cars were on view prior to their auction at Christie's at 20 Rockefeller Plaza at 2PM May 18,
Davie Reid spent about 30 years amassing machines of various ages on his land at Newmachar, in Aberdeenshire, and had to build four warehouses to accommodate them all. The year-old had tractors at one time, but sold some last year and will offload his final vehicles tomorrow. The last auction attracted enthusiasts from Thurso to Cornwall, and the pensioner expects an even greater turnout tomorrow as it will be the last chance for people to admire the remaining 60 all at the same time.
Please refresh the page and retry. T wo classic car enthusiasts were killed when they were overcome with fumes while trying to protect a newly-acquired Mercedes Benzan inquest has heard. William Reid, 67, was backing his vintage car into a protective plastic covering in his garage when he lost consciousness due to carbon monoxide.
Davie Reid stores around of the agricultural machines in warehouses on his land at Newmachar in Aberdeenshire. The year-old grandad has travelled far and wide as part of his hobby and once drove more than miles to collect a tractor near Hanover, Germany. Davie also owns vintage cars, motorbikes and even a s bus that he used to work on when he was a coach builder.
Morgan is one of the most unique and iconic motoring brands of all time. This British family owned company was founded in by Henry Frederick Stanley Morgan and he ran the company until he passed way inaged His son Peter Morgan took over the reins of the company until he passed away in
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And the riders wear long shorts and caps, not helmets. It has helped to fuel a resurgence of interest in vintage road bikes that sees eBay and cycling forums buzzing, and a new generation of old-tech specialists. Many have jumped on the Bradley Wiggins-inspired cycling upsurge, and are now looking for something different, to supplement their modern road bikes.
Waterside Classics was founded in by David Reid. Throughout these years we have been given the great privilege of restoring and working on literally thousands of cars for both clients and our own collections. It all started as a childhood hobby that has turned into a restoration enterprise that deals with clients from all over the world. Our collective team have been with us mostly from the start up and have built extensive knowledge in every facet of our restoration department.
Welcome to Waterside Weddings. We are delighted to welcome our newest member to the fleet, a s Citroen HY Catering Van, this will be ready November so be quick to enquire about our great meals on wheels service offering crepes, donuts and many other delights. They are all finished in white with contrasting black leather interior and have been loaded with all the extras. They can be hired as a package deal for all three but can also be hired individually - available for weddings, anniversaries, airport transfers, midnight pickups and all special occasions.