Case Histories

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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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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Norton Commando 750 Motorcycle Features SMITHS Gauges

At Earls Court in 1967, Norton-Villiers introduced the Norton Commando Mk1 750cc Motorcycle. On the handlebars were gauges designed and made in the UK by SMITHS Instruments.

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