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Drive Story : Vanden Plas Princess

Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2019 7:31 pm
by mab01uk
AROnline takes a rather special ADO16 for test – after a quick spin, Keith Adams feels the need to espouse the virtues of the Vanden Plas Princess.
Vanden Plas 1300: Harriman’s Concorde?
"So what does Concorde have to do with a stubby 12-foot long BMC car of the 1960s? Well, like Concorde, the ADO16 was created by single-minded engineers, who envisaged a car that would transport a family of four in comfort, provide sure-footed handling for the driver and take up a minimum of road space, whilst remaining relatively cheap to run. Like Concorde, the ADO16 was the result of visionaries, and the inherent “rightness” of the design is the result."
https://www.aronline.co.uk/reviews/vand ... ss-driven/