David Barraclough writes to inform of a 60’s Motorsport advert. It was followed a few weeks later by a delightful spoof letter printed in the correspondence pages in which the writer commented on how well his Nippy was running – but apologised for the dreadful quality of the notepaper.
The car appears to still be on the register through the 750MC. A black 65. Or do you think it is a different registration? Remember, sending one email can make a new post. Some of you have contributor and editor rights for the archive. Others could do the same while lockdown is on!
Here is a reply… it refers to 271 rather than 971 which would make it April-ish 1933 registered. A bit earlier than ALE 578 the test car, and behind the January ’33 registration of body 10 recently featured (and now sold I hear) on the archive.