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Jaguar C Type Racing Gauges

The Jaguar C-Type was launched in 1951 with the last one built in 1953. Each car was fitted with SMITHS gauges.

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Mini and SMITHS 60 Year History

When the Mini was launched in 1959, SMITHS instruments featured in the dashboard. We look back at SMITHS long-time association with the much loved small car.

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2018 Review of SMITHS News and Blogs

A review of all the blogs posted by SMITHS Instruments in 2018. The articles discussed topics including the rally success of the Mini Cooper in the 1960s, new speedometer for the series 1 Land Rover, and the 6oth anniversary for the Austin Healey Sprite.

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SMITHS Gauges and Aston Martin DB2

The second Aston Martin launched by David Brown in May 1950 was the DB2. Once again, the car featured gauges designed and made by SMITHS Instruments.

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My Dad Owned a Red MGA Sports Car

In 1963, Peter Fears purchased a red MGA sports car. He would declare that this was the second love of his life. This is his story.

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