IOTW

IOTW no.551

Wolseley Hornet Saloon The launch of the Wolseley Hornet in April 1930 was a huge event at the time. The intense public and media interest was not due to the…
site-admin
October 25, 2020
IOTW

IOTW 550

1933 SSDT The May 1933 running of the Scottish Six Days Trial (SSDT) encompassed some of Scotland's most beautiful scenary. Although not apparent from this edited extract of LAT plate…
site-admin
October 18, 2020
IOTW

IOTW no.549

WE 5586 1929 Morris Minor saloon (WE 5586) was first registered in Sheffield, as was WE 7511 but some time later the following year. UD 3335 is aso a 1930…
site-admin
October 10, 2020
IOTW

IOTW no.548

T. Wagner T. Wagner successfully campaigned his Two-seater Minors ('33 model KJ 9509 & '34 model OY 8787) between 1933 and 1938, appearing in many events and regularly featuring among…
site-admin
October 4, 2020
IOTW

IOTW no.547

Autumn 1939 An unidentified 1931 SV Morris Minor Coachbuilt Saloon is seen here queuing for fuel shortly after the annoucement of the declaration of war on 3rd September 1939. Petrol…
site-admin
September 27, 2020
IOTW

I(s)OTW no.546

Sir George Kenning (knighted in 1943) was the founder of what was to become the Kenning Motor Group. He was a larger than life character who helped shape a change…
site-admin
September 20, 2020
IOTW

I(s)OTW no.545

Two magazines - same image January 1930 editions of both the Light Car and Morris Owner featured the same image depicting a 1929 season Morris Minor Fabric Saloon behind which…
site-admin
September 16, 2020
IOTW

I(s)OTW no.544

In the main just a single image adorned the cover of The Light Car & Cycle Car (later shortened to the Light Car) magazine throughout the thirties decade. However, many…
site-admin
September 6, 2020
IOTW

I(s)OTW no.543

On the cover... The Morris Minor featured many times on the covers of the weekly motoring magazines, primarily between 1929 and 1932. Here are two Light Car and Cyclecar covers…
site-admin
August 31, 2020
IOTW

IOTW no.542

1932/3 Wolseley Hornet Sports Coupe As mentioned in this spot on a previous occasion, this style of Sports Coupe body was very much in vogue between 1932 and 1935. Most…
site-admin
August 24, 2020