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Post-production: The week in review
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Post-production: The week in review

Folks, if you’re just joining us here is a recap of the articles we published on Ran When Parked this week. Monday, August 11th Rewind to Ireland in the early 1970s Tuesday, August 12th Jaguar introduces 21st century Lightweight E-Type First pre-production Land Rover Range Rover headed to auction Wednesday, August 13th Ten 1970s concepts … Continue reading

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Ten 1970s concepts that should have been built
1970s / American / Autobianchi / Bertone / BMW / Fiat / Ford / French / German / Honda / Italian / Japanese / Mercedes Benz / NSU / Peugeot / Swedish / Volkswagen / Volvo

Ten 1970s concepts that should have been built

A few weeks ago asked our readers what vintage concepts they would have liked to see built. At the time, we suggested the 1501 Coupe designed and built by French coachbuilder Heuliez would have made a great addition to the Simca lineup, though it probably wouldn’t have been enough to save the company. Your responses inspired us … Continue reading

First pre-production Land Rover Range Rover headed to auction
1960s / 1970s / British / Land Rover / News

First pre-production Land Rover Range Rover headed to auction

The first pre-production Land Rover Range Rover ever built is scheduled to cross the auction block in London, England, on September 4th of this year. The first six pre-production Range Rovers were registered in Croydon, England, in order to disguise their true identities as Land Rover took them through the final phase of testing in … Continue reading

Jaguar introduces 21st century Lightweight E-Type
1960s / 2010s / British / Jaguar / News

Jaguar introduces 21st century Lightweight E-Type

Earlier this year, Jaguar announced plans to dust off the remaining lightweight E-Type VIN numbers and build the six missing cars from scratch. The company has revealed the first Lightweight E-Type prototype ahead of its public debut at this year’s edition of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance that will kick off in California later this … Continue reading