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Tag Archives: Mini Moke

MINI THOUGHTS

AN AD in the January 1961 R&T got me thinking about the impact of the original Morris 850 in automotive history. This car evolved indirectly from the 1956 Suez Canal … Continue reading

November 19, 2016 · 2 Comments

FROM SEA TO SHINING SEA

AS I observed back in Road & Track, June 1991, “Partway across the vastness of Delaware, I realized I had made a dreadful mistake.” The idea was simple, if not … Continue reading

September 9, 2012 · 10 Comments