Mike Humble: Of all the BL cars born in the 1970’s, one of them fares slightly better in terms of image perception – the Princess. That quirky car that was a wonderful world of wedginess is 40 years old this week, and five decades on looks just as weird and modern as when first launched. Heavily … More Jalopy Corner : The Princess comes of age.
Mike Humble: Well is today the judgement day as reported news arrives that J.C has been ordered to F.O. So does this come as a shock and as surprise? Well not really in all fairness though I’m sure the case hardened Top Gear fans will argue otherwise. In a personal experience, I once had a … More The Humble Opinion: Clarkson – The rumble in the Cotswolds final round?
Land Rover British designer, Sir Paul Smith has collaborated with Land Rover to create a bespoke Defender, which was revealed recently at the designer’s shop at No. 9 Albemarle Street in Mayfair. A longstanding fan of the Land Rover Defender, Sir Paul Smith has owned several of the vehicles over the years. “The Defender is a British … More Paul Smith Defender – Two legends Two Icons.
Mike Humble: Back in the time when I lived about 100 miles or so north of here, I used to be actively involved with Hospital Radio and a spot of co-presenting on the local “beeb” in my spare time. At the BBC Three Counties Radio station at Luton, we once organised a live on air charity … More The Humble Opinion: Animals, Children, Friends and Neighbours.
Mike Humble: Jeremy Clarkson, what are we going to do? Usually when Doncaster’s finest bigmouth says something out of turn or controversial, he gets a smack on the bum and told to be a good boy in future. This time, I feel he is really sitting on a knife edge and the BBC publicity machine … More The Humble Opinion: Clarkson – The end of the road?
Mike Humble: With very little media fuss or hubbub, we have recently seen a very significant milestone in recent railway history – East Coast Trains have passed back into private ownership after a decent stint under the wing of Directly Operated Railways (DOR). If you wondered what DOR actually was, in a nutshell, it’s a … More The Humble Opinion : As the sun sets on the East Coast.
OSV Ltd: Vehicle supply company OSV Ltd have conducted a research report to find the most searched car brands in the UK at the start of 2015. The research report shows that evergreen favourite Ford is still the most popular car brand of UK internet users. This was followed by BMW who captured 2nd place, … More News : Ford is the favourite of UK internet users.