Tagged: History

Those crazy Dutch

Another one of those weird and wonderful brochures I keep finding, this time some nice Dutch folk sailing and parked on the river bank a nice white Viva HA. Again I have no idea what it all says, but I do know a nice car when I see one.

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Car 46 come in your time is up

Further to some press cutting I uploaded here some time back in August about the six cars that raced in Australia, a Friend emailed this cutting they found about the race and the cars, and again Features car 46. I will have to do some more reading up on the...

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Vauxhall Mirror

Another little ditty from the Vauxhall Mirror collection I managed to obtain at Billing this summer, some of the material is interesting to say the least. here is a picture form the “summer spectacular” show of 1966, a great little tun out for Vauxhall to advertise its cars using the...

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Viva HA Day one

Yep its that time again I drop another snippets from Vauxhall Mirror into my blog, this time a press report on the launch weekend at Ellesmere Port of the Viva HA. I just love some of the double enders , such as on page two where it says, in a...

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Six of the best?

In my continuing theme of Vauxhall Mirror stories today we focus upon racing HA’s. News on Marvin before I start, nothing has happened this week, anyway racing HA’s: Viva Ha’s raced from the first days of production. never the most outstanding car in its class, nor remembered as much as...

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Hell Drivers

As promised whilst Marvin is still away I thought I would add some small little articles I found in the Vauxhall Mirror, this time as the title suggests this is about the Hell Drivers, these Canadian drivers were used by Vauxhall as you can see as an advertisement at various...

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Dolly Bird

Well as I scanned a few of the items from the Vauxhall Mirror magazines I thought I would post one here for you to have a chuckle at, if anyone knows who she is, would be great to tie up her and a HA again (did I type that right?)...