Despite a reputation for being eccentric and dangerous, Reliant three-wheelers are ever-present in the classic car scene and are now seen as icons of British popular culture. Reliant Three-Wheelers - The Complete Story charts the development of these much-loved cars from 1935 onwards and includes the development and production of the Regal, Robin, Bond Bug and Rialto along with detailed specification guides and hundred of photographs throughout. An ideal resource for anybody with an interest in these classic cars, from one of the last major British vehicle manufacturers, the book covers origins of Reliant and the girder fork Light Delivery Van in the 1930s, post-war passenger cars and the groundbreaking fibreglass body of the Mark 3 Regal, Reliant under new ownership and the redesigned BN Robins, and Reliant three-wheelers in popular culture. Fully illustrated with 130 colour and 147 black a white photographs.It could havebeen aReliant Owners Club meet but it wasna#39;t. ... The Hanging Gate Inn atBelper, Derbyshire: nodoubt the Regals have longsince gone a but the puba#39;s still there. ... The a#39;Minia#39;, introduced the year before, was not imposing onReliant salesand the Bond, nowon MKF, even with a hardtop saloon and a small van, anbsp;...
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