Blog

Classic AC Ace Roadster Evolution

The AC Ace Roadster was launched in 1953 and, with the introduction of new, more powerful engines, evolved into a classic 1950s sports car.

Read more...
Pioneering Triumph TR5 Sports Car

The Triumph TR5 was the first British sports car to feature a fuel injected engine.

Read more...
Bristol 406 Sports Car

Between 1958 and 1961, Bristol Aeroplane produced 174 Bristol sports cars all that featured gauges designed and manufactured by SMITHS Instruments.

Read more...
1978 Austin Morris Mini Pickup Restoration

Story of the 1978 Austin Morris Mini Pickup restored by Somerford Mini to show at the International Mini Meeting in Bristol, UK in August 2019.

Read more...
SMITHS and the Bentley R Type

The Bentley R Type was produced between 1952 and 1955 and featured SMITHS designed and manufactured gauges in the dashboard.

Read more...