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The Alvis Road Test Book

The first Alvis car was introduced in 1920 and during the 1920s and 1930s, the company offered a broad model range in which engineering innovation was to the forefront. The Second World War led to success with aero engines and military vehicles. After 1945 the manufacture of cars became a secondary activity for the company and the last car was built in 1967. This is a collection of road tests, introductory articles, special coachwork, technical and performance data, with a small historical section. Models covered are: (pre-war) 12-50, Straight-eight racer, 14-75, Alvista saloon, Atlantic saloon, Front-Drive Alvis, Silver Eagle, 12-60, Speed Twenty, Mayfair DHC, Firefly saloon, Creasted Eagle, Firefly Twelve, Alvis 16, Silver Eagle 16, 3.5-litre, Speed Twenty-five, Twenty-five Limousine, 4.3-litre saloon, Crested Eagle 25, 12/70, Silver Crest, 14, (post-war) 14 Sports, 3.0-litre saloon, 3.0-litre DHC, TC 21/100, Graber saloon, 3-litre Park Ward, TD21, TD21 Auto and TE21 Ser.III. 180 pages, over 300 illustrations. Soft Bound.
Publication Details
PublisherBrooklands Books
Published date 1/8/1989