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Vauxhall MIrror

Take your Pick

This info has been taken from: Whirligig-tv.co.uk Quiz inquisitor Michael Miles put contestants through a series of minor obstacles, including a sixty-second spot where the player had to answer questions without the use of words ‘yes’ or ‘no’ (“The Yes/No Interlude”) with Alec Dane who would immediately gong out the...

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Viva La Difference

Another article from Vauxhall Mirror, this was taken from September 1964, a nice early article featuring the HA 1057 cc engine. JOHN HESELTINE (Project Engineer, Chaul End) and Derek Clark (Experimental,Sheet Metal) built a very special Special in 1960 and raced it for three years in the 1172 Championship. At...

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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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Canada

Its been a while, so I thought It best to add another one of those superb “Vauxhall Mirror” posts, form the 1965. This time about shiny new HA’s being sent to Canada. Note the grille on the front of the SL in the foreground, It has the name on 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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Vauxhall Mirror

Its that time again for another article from the Vauxhall Mirror magazines, this time a funny little story of employees buying the new HA. Needless to say a HA is a far far better vehicle than a motorbike and side-car on a wet Scottish holiday in the rain!

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Vauxhall Mirror

Again its that time when I do another wee article from the Vauxhall Mirror magazines, this time and it is cheesy I reprint a poem about the Vauxhall Viva HA, circa 1966.

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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...

Sleepy head

OOPS I was supposed to set the alarm for 4:30 am this morning so I could pack and get over to a friends swap cars and form a convoy heading to a big car show. Unfortunately I didn’t set the alarm I was so tired last night, and my normal...