Search:

Type: Posts; User: vanguardslive; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,853

    Re: RAF truck? What is it?

    Hi Sherlock, Yes that is the one. Have seen pics of the Victoria one also, looks great.

    The home market Atlas only had a 948cc engine in so were only meant for town deliveries, but with the body...
  2. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,853

    Re: RAF truck? What is it?

    Thanks for the Vanguard pics, the pick up is very rare here.
    I know the Vanguard was marketed in Canada. I know that it was not successful in USA. in fact a story that was related to me some years...
  3. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,853

    Re: RAF truck? What is it?

    By the look of the bus, and the transit van in the background it could well be Malta,
    Regards vanguardslive.
  4. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,853

    Re: RAF truck? What is it?

    Hi Healeynut, Very interesting item, we never know what goes on behind the scenes.

    I wonder if you have visited the AustinRoverOnline site, it is tremendous and it gives some interesting facts...
  5. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,853

    Re: RAF truck? What is it?

    Thanks for the corrections. Yes it was sad that so many Czech people were based in the UK one way or another helping fight, and then finding the Russians taking control. Not surprised that the...
  6. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,853

    Re: RAF truck? What is it?

    Standard 14. The 14hp and 12hp were used as Utility vehicles from 1939. Many chassis and engines were sent to commonwealth Countries like Australia and New Zealand for local bodies to be fitted....
  7. Replies
    22
    Views
    1,853

    Re: RAF truck? What is it?

    Actually it is NOT a Flying 8 but a STANDARD FLYING 14. These were built as a variety of vehicles. Pre war they were saloons, but at the outset of the war they were built as Estate Utility Vehicles,...
Results 1 to 7 of 7