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Customised Vanguard Feature
Customised Vanguard Phase 1A Woody Estate Feature
I first published this page back in 2004. It has now come to m attention that this car is now for sale on e-
The Club didn't have a stand at the Enfield and District Show this year, due to clashes with other events. However, your webmaster was able to attend on one day, Saturday, and that's where I captured these shots of this customised Vanguard. Click on any below to see a larger version:
Started life as a saloon
The roof comes from a London Taxi, and you can see that line in this shot.
4.5 litre Rover V8 fed by quadruple carbs.
Dashboard much simplified
Wood framing to windows and side doors
Disc brakes front and rear
Lots of room in the loading bay
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