The Jalopy Journal
Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Dog427435, Dec 18, 2009.
This super rare Corvair powered Travalon Motor Home was the predecessor of the Ultra Van:
I had forgotten all about these things. I'v seen a couple, but they are pretty rare on this side of the pond.
Just a photo I found at an estate sale.
The Avro Arrow!!!!
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The Google search on Denise Diplock will lead you to the Diplock Family photo album on Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/ozfan22/sets/72157616539711059/detail/
They look like a fun family.
Wow I hope they have one heck of an air conditioner in that thing!!
agree, has anyone tried to contact her and tell how popular she is?
The other aircraft in the pic are Canadian designed and built Avro Canada CF-100 'Canuck' all weather interceptors. They were known to their crews as either the 'Clunk' referring to the excess noise made by the landing gear or the 'Lead Sled' as the had very heavy controls and were not known for maneuverability.
Thanks for that, I was going to say I must be 'slipping' in my net searches as I missed all that but then I remembered that I sucked at internet searches anyway!
The image of an 'Ideal family' huh?!
Here's another you may not have seen:
Auto Unions being made under licence in Argentina:
Would you believe 1960's Taiwan (Ok, they're military personnel)
How about one from Venezuela?
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