This is a lively survey of eighty classic marques and models from the early days to the 1970s. It covers cars both lowly and exalted - from the Austin Seven Ulster to the Hispano-Suiza H6C, from the three-wheeled Morgan Aero to the Bentley 3-litre which could cruise at 85mph in top gear. In chronological order, each car is illustrated in full colour. Descriptions of the cars are complemented throughout with additional photographs and drawings of popular interest. Includes Lamborghini, Aero Bentley 3-litre, De Tomaso, MG, Sunbeam, Panther, Amilcar, Lola, Lotus, Bedelia, Bugatti, AC, Alpine-Renault, Veritas and many others.