Analysis: the wind is blowing against electricity…

Beyond the media coverage-searching announcements, such as when Flanders wants to stop marketing combustion engine vehicles in 2029, all on its own, more and more voices are being heard: electricity is not THE one and only solution to ensure sustainable mobility! Electric vehicles are not as virtuous as some would have us believe... and they …

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Tom Karen: the forgotten designer

His name probably won’t ring a bell... However, Tom Karen is a very eclectic designer who is still active, even though he is 95 years old! None of the cars he designed is a “masterpiece” in  automotive history but they all had something unusual. His aim was never to design 'fashionable' cars but rather to …

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Radford and Lotus, a new partnership

At the end of the 1940s, Radford offered to transform Bentley saloons into… mini SUVs or woodies more suited to country use. Lotus is quite well known, however Radford probably much less so... In the 1930s, Harold Radford & Co. was a Rolls-Royce and Bentley dealer in South Kensington, one of London's most exclusive areas. …

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