The Festival of the Unexceptional this weekend promises to have an amazing display of the most unremarkable vehicles and I, along with many others, just can’t wait to get my fill of mundane crap cars.
So, why is it that in 2021 we are embracing the cars we loved to hate? Why are Reliant Scimitars and Bond Bugs seeing an increase in value, why are marques from the Rootes Group flying at auction? And who suddenly decided that if you own a Wedge you’re cool?
Well let me tell you, I ain’t bothered who, I’m just eternally grateful that many of the cars formerly left to rust in shame are now being saved. These motors are part of our heritage and long may they live.
My brother back in the day.......
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