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BRITISH BUILT CARS FOR U.S.

British Built Cars For U.S. (1954)

Introducing Nash Metropolitan built by Austin Motor Works for sale...

THE

The "Champ" Wins Through (1952)

Demonstration of the new Austin Champ - a jeep type vehicle.

NEW AUSTIN SEVEN aka NEW AUSTIN 7

New Austin Seven AKA New Austin 7 (1951)

The Austin Motor Company announces "Big Car Comfort at Small...

NEW AUSTIN SEVEN aka NEW AUSTIN 7

New Austin Seven AKA New Austin 7 (1951)

The Austin Motor Company announces "Big Car Comfort at Small...

SHEFFIELD ON ITS METTLE

Sheffield On Its Mettle (1948)

Sheffield proudly presents its metalwork.

SHEFFIELD STEEL WORKS

Sheffield Steel Works (1948)

Men showing their skills at Sheffield steel works.

GENEVA MOTOR SHOW

Geneva Motor Show (1947)

First Post War International car show at Geneva, Switzerland.

MIRA TESTING GROUND FOR AUSTIN CARS aka OPENING OF AUSTIN MOTORS TEST

Mira Testing Ground For Austin Cars AKA Opening Of Austin Motors Test (1949)

Line of Austin...

 OLD CAR SCRAMBLE IN AUSTRALIA

Old Car Scramble In Australia (1962)

Australian car fans test out their old vehicles in muddy...

COMMERCIAL VEHICLES ON SHOW

Commercial Vehicles On Show (1965)

New British commercial vehicles are put on show and demonstrated in...

BABY AUSTIN GROWS UP

Baby Austin Grows Up (1955)

Austin Motors celebrate their Golden Jubilee - Veteran Car Club joins in.

MOTOR SHOW

Motor Show (1951)

Lots of British cars are on show at the Earls Court in London.

COMMERCIAL MOTOR SHOW

Commercial Motor Show (1958)

Exhibition of commercial and industrial vehicles in London.

MOTOR NEWS - SURREY

Motor News - Surrey (1959)

New Austin 7 (early Mini) and Morris cars on display.

AUSTIN WORKS BONUS FOR WORKERS OUTPUT aka  AUSTIN CAR FACTORY BONUS

Austin Works Bonus For Workers Output AKA Austin Car Factory Bonus (1948)

Various shots of...

 AUSTIN CAR PLANT IN ACTION

Austin Car Plant In Action (1951)

Opening of new Austin car factory at Longbridge, Birmingham.

NEAR BIRMINGHAM

Near Birmingham (1938)

The Air Minister visits an aircraft factory in Longbridge - he sees a new plane.

BONUS BOOSTS OUTPUT

Bonus Boosts Output (1948)

Car manufacturer introduces novel bonus scheme to help break export records.

AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION AND POWER UNITS aka A CHANGE IS AS GOOD AS A REST

Automatic Transmission And Power Units AKA A Change Is As Good As A Rest (1950-1959)

Step by step...

MOTOR SHOW

Motor Show (1958)

Great views of cars and caravans from the British Motor Show in Earls Court.

B.M.C.

B.M.C. "Quality" - Reel 2 (1950-1959)

Great Documentary about standards of Quality in BMC cars - good for...

MOTOR INDUSTRY RESEARCH

Motor Industry Research (1966)

Steering, suspension and various other tests are carried out on cars to...

ROCKET FEVER GRIPS NATION'S TEENAGERS

Rocket Fever Grips Nation's Teenagers (1958)

Nun talking the teenagers, preparing and launching...

U.S. MOTOR SHOW

U.S. Motor Show (1960)

Chevrolet, Austin, Jaguar XK.120, 1898 Renault, Chrysler Crown Imperial at...

THE INCREDIBLE SEVEN reel 2

The Incredible Seven Reel 2 (1961)

A great documentary about the design, testing and building of the...

THE INCREDIBLE SEVEN reel 3

The Incredible Seven Reel 3 (1961)

A great documentary about the design, testing and building of the...

FIREWORKS beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Fireworks Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1958)

A look at the ways in which...

MOTOR SHOW 1956

Motor Show 1956 (1956)

At Earl's Court, the motor industry shows the newest cars - brilliant.

BRITISH CARS STEAL SHOW

British Cars Steal Show (1959)

British cars are a feature of the New York Motor Show.

PARIS MOTOR SHOW - BRITAIN IN TOP GEAR

Paris Motor Show - Britain In Top Gear (1966)

Great cars seen at Paris Motor Show.

SWISS MOTOR SHOW

Swiss Motor Show (1948)

International motor car show in Geneva.

THE WORLD BUYS BRITISH CARS

The World Buys British Cars (1948)

International Motor Exhibition at Earls Court, London.

TESTS SUCH AS THESE

Tests Such As These (1950-1959)

Various BMC cars are put through their paces - long distance driving.

RETURN JOURNEY reel 3

Return Journey Reel 3 (1957)

A promotional film showing the joys of driving an Austin A95 in the West...

THE MAKING OF AN AEROPLANE

The Making Of An Aeroplane (1920-1929)

Nice film showing the manufacture of a biplane - good shots of women...

EGG AUTOMATION

Egg Automation (1960)

A new 'Egg-O-Matic' vending machine in action at a farm near Chichester, West...

MOTOR SHOW

Motor Show (1953)

British car manufacturers put on their annual Motor Show at Earls Court

LOOT FOR AUCTION

Loot For Auction (1966)

James White's effects auctioned in London.

CHRISTMAS SHOPPING

Christmas Shopping (1955)

Scenes of Christmas shopping in London.

BUDDING ENGINEERS!

Budding Engineers! (1931)

Young engineers work on their inventions - model cars, railplane, tractor,...

AGAINST THE CLOCK

Against The Clock (1955-1969)

British Motor Corporation cars undergo trials in France.

MARKETS OF THE WORLD Reel 1

Markets Of The World Reel 1 (1965)

Scenes in London's busy streets. Oxford. Birmingham. Traffic and...

EARLS COURT MOTOR SHOW

Earls Court Motor Show (1948)

International motor car show at Earls Court, London.

MAKING THE MOST OF IT reel 2

Making The Most Of It Reel 2 (1956)

Great documentary showing the testing of cars by long distance...

THE INCREDIBLE SEVEN reel 1

The Incredible Seven Reel 1 (1961)

A great documentary about the design, testing and building of the...

MODEL MAKING

Model Making (1955)

A firm of model makers work on large projects including a mock up of the Kuwait Oil...

RETURN JOURNEY reels 1 and 2

Return Journey Reels 1 And 2 (1957)

A promotional film showing the joys of driving an Austin A95 in...

RETURN JOURNEY reel 3

Return Journey Reel 3 (1957)

A promotional film showing the joys of driving an Austin A95 in the West...

MAKING THE MOST OF IT reel 1

Making The Most Of It Reel 1 (1956)

Great documentary showing the testing of cars by long distance...

MUSHROOM FARM aka AIRMAN AT HOME, MUSHROOM FAIR

Mushroom Farm AKA Airman At Home, Mushroom Fair (1958)

An ex- Battle of Britain pilot now has the...