1961 Sports Motor Car Book - Jaguar MG Aston Martin Austin-Healey Lotus Morgan

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: May 21, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House
The Motor Sports Car Road Tests , first series, published Temple Press Limited, 1st edition in collected form, 1961.
104 pp. containing road tests of twenty-six cars and devoted to "Grand Touring" and sports cars. The road tests were carried out by "The Motor" magazine over a 12 year period and subsequently published in this collected form in 1961.
The 26 cars include A.C., Alexander-Turner, Allard, Aston Martin, Austin-Healey, Berkeley, Daimler, Facel Vega, H.R.G., Jaguar, Jensen, Lotus, M.G., Morgan, Sunbeam, Swallow, Triumph, TVR & Warwick.
Profusely illustrated with photos & diagrams. Bound in the original pictorial card covers in red, green and cream.
The volume measures 28.5 x 20.3 cm.
Condition: The covers are somewhat worn particularly at the corners with small losses at the bottom. There is a damp stain throughout on the bottom right-hand side but not terribly offensive. The book is generally good and tight.
A 50 year old period piece for the sports car enthusiast!
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