Author Topic: Three Wheeler Parade for 1958  (Read 2185 times)


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Three Wheeler Parade for 1958
« on: March 20, 2013, 01:30:23 pm »
october 1957 the prices listed are interesting  
Messerschmitt KR200 (KR201 pictured) at £325
Gordon at £315
Heinkel £379
AC Petite £399
Bond D £279
Bruetsch Mopetta (not pictured) £207
Coronet £449
Reliant £433
Tourette £312
 - hmmm some vehicles haven't stood the test of time have they  :D
« Last Edit: March 20, 2013, 01:43:30 pm by richard »
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Re: Three Wheeler Parade for 1958
« Reply #1 on: March 20, 2013, 01:41:16 pm »
Well depending on style and on having a slightly better wallet the winners are clearly the Bond Mk D and the Messerschmitt. Pretty much what the market at the time thought too, I think. The Reliant is out there already as the next rung up the ladder from MIcrocars with its, is it or isn't it, position. Ultimately that proved to be the winning hand as one thing it offered was considerably more reliable power if you had the £100 or so to get one.
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