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Mercedes Benz Streamliner

Mercedes Benz W196 Grand Prix Car The Mercedes Benz W196 Grand Prix car only raced for 14 months in 1954-1955 but won 12 of its 14 races.  There were 2 styles, the original Streamliner and an open-wheeler. This 2013 Streamliner is a UK built, road-registered single seater very reminiscent of the A196, but is about […]

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Triumph TR2

1953 Triumph TR2 Restoration

The Triumph TR2 went on sale on 1953, the first in a long line of successful sports cars built by Triumph. Its chassis was based on the pre Second World War Standard Flying Nine and the bodywork was styled by designer Walter Belgrove. The TR2 was Triumph’s first 100mph sports car, and was also the […]

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