Oh, how progress marches on. In their day, British sports cars were seen as quick and nimble. After all, the average MGB or TR could easily outrun the family trucksters and imported econoboxes of the era.
Of course, times have changed. Vintage machines aren’t so quick and nimble anymore, at least relative to today’s cars. Our classics haven’t slowed down, but the trucksters and econoboxes have definitely sped up. Thanks to progress, MGs and Triumphs now have to huff and puff just to keep the family minivan within sight. Even a Prius can be a serious threat off the line.
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