Car Designers

Giovanni Michelotti Designer of Classic British, Italian and German Cars

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Giovanni Michelotti

Overview Giovanni Michelotti was born in Turin on October 6, 1921, died prematurely on January 23, 1980. He designed numerous British, German and Italian cars – full list of cars designed by Michelotti. Cars include Triumph Dolomite, Triumph Spitfire Triumph Stag, BMW 2000 and 3500 spider 60. Gallery Giovanni Michelotti links The Michelotti Historical Archive  […]

Lotus

Lotus Elan

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The Lotus Elan is a brilliant sports car that redefined sports car dynamics and performance when it was launched in 1962. It was a lightweight sports car against whose handling all others would-be measured for decades.

Car Designers

Ogle Design

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Overview Ogle Design is a British design consultancy company founded in 1954 by David Ogle and based in Letchworth, Hertfordshire. Ogle designed three cars for the Reliant Motor Car Company. The Scimitar GTE, launched in 1968, the Bond Bug, launched in 1970 and the Robin, launched in 1973. Brief History 1954 Ogle Design was founded […]

Reliant

Reliant Scimitar GT, GTE & GTC

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Overview Reliant Scimitar is a wonderful car and ahead of its time in many ways – no roof gutters for a start. The Reliant Scimitar name was used for a series of sports car models produced by British car manufacturer Reliant between 1964 and 1986. The Middlebridge Scimitar was built between 1988 and 1990. During […]

Reliant

Reliant Motor Car Company

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Overview Reliant Motor Company was a British car manufacturer, based in Tamworth, Staffordshire, England that mainly produced vehicles for niche markets such as small three-wheeled vehicles and sports cars. Reliant was best known for the three-wheeled Reliant Robin, but produced a variety of cars over 60 years, including popular sports cars, convertibles and commercial vehicles. […]

Car Clubs

Triumph Motor Company Clubs

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TR Register The TR Register was founded in 1970 and has been growing steadily ever since to become one of the most successful one-make car clubs in the world, offering members a wealth of information and expertise. Stag Owners Club The Stag owners club is a community of like-minded people of all ages united by a […]