On the Road Again


There are cars and then there are cars. Fast, slick, modern cars can be a little boring when compared to the magnificent automobiles of yesteryear. Humbers and Hotchkisses, Cadillacs and Hispano-Suizas, Ballots and Chandlers - these once held their own among Australia's sea of Fords and Holdens. By luck or good management, some of these cars have remained in the one family since new; others have been rescued from the rubbish pile and lovingly restored. But even more interesting than the cars themselves are the people who own them. In his second book, Kevin Norbury, former journalist for The Age, meets Laurie Smith and his cream Holden FJ ute, complete with an electronic organ in the back that he once used for read more

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ISBN:

9781740664325

Format:

Paperback

RRP:

$27.99

Category:

Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 August 2006

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kevin Norbury