The Mini was the Giant Killer Born to Burst Some Bubbles - Petrolicious

The Mini Was The Giant Killer Born To Burst Some Bubbles

Find out how the beloved Mini Cooper, before earning its reputation as a Giant Killer, began life as a revolutionary marvel intended to drive bubble cars off the road.

Three 1960s Mini Coopers, used in the 1969 film The Italian Job

Mini Coopers from 1969's The Italian Job go on show

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The Citroen DS was definitely a crazy design, even ore so at the time! A kind of UFO in car design.

1969, Escort MK I

model of the classic Ford Escort, rendered with many different stripe and body colours. A slection of alloy wheels from classic RS Alloys to large racing BBS rims.

Humber Sceptre MKI. Had one of these once. Wish I still had it. Bench seats, gear-change on the steering column, and it loved hills.

Bench seats, gear-change on the steering column, and it loved hills.

1957 Maserati 150 GT Spider

1957 Maserati 150 GT Spider

Rover Sd1 Vitesse

Rover Sd1 Vitesse

1967 Citroën DS19
Citroen CX 25 Pallas IE - Series 1

5 steps to buying the best Citroen CX. The last great Citroen is finally emerging from the legendary DS’s shadow.

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Hillman Imps ready to roll

It is the Linwood plant in Scotland, built for assembly of the Hillman Imp, and a logistical nightmare for Rootes Group, shipping Coventry Climax engines up to Scotland and then completed cars down to the Midlands for distribution

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