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Article Pretender to the crown
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Publication Classic Cars June 2011
Pretender to the crown - BMC made a serious bid for a slice of the luxury car market with its Rolls-Royce - engined Vanden Plas Princess.  How close did it come to succeeding?
Article Our Cars
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Publication Classic Cars September 2003
Our Cars - 1977 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.0-Litre-Phil Bell.  1985 Fiat 124 Spider-Ben Field.  1972 Fiat 130 Saloon-Martin Buckley.  1969 Triumph Vitesse, 1967 Jaguar 420-Malcolm McKay.
Article Doing a stretch
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Publication Practical Classics September 2002
Doing a Stretch - Film star, bridesmaid or mourner - when you've got a swish do to go to you need a swish motor to ride in. Martin Buckley examines limos of old and finds that if size matters, then so does class.
Article Make mine a big one
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Publication Practical Classics August 2002
Make mine a big one - When a luxury saloon stops depreciating it soon becomes a great value classic buy.  Kevin Leaper samples 13 different ways to splash your cash.
Article Mutton dressed as lamb
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Publication Practical Classics September 2001
Mutton dressed as lamb - Dripping with extras at the top of the range, Danny Hopkins drives five executive wannabes.  Vauxhall Viscount, Vanden Plas Princess 4-Litre 4, Renault 30TX, Ford Zodiac MK III, Datsun 280C.
Article Twin Test - Lap of luxury
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Publication Classic Car Mart November 2010
Twin Test - Lap of luxury - With their prestige badges and big-engined power, these upmarket Brits were for the wealthy few back in the Sixties.  But which is today's top buy? Paul Guinness investigates. Daimler vs Vanden Plas.
Article Royal flush
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Publication Classic & Sports Car November 2006
Royal flush - Martin Buckley recalls the era of Harold Wilson and the luxobarge with aspirations.  But could he see himself with a Vanden Plas Princess 4 litre R or a Vauxhall Viscount.
Article Vanden Plas Feature
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Publication Classics Monthly March 2006
Crowning Glory - John Lakey reveals the fascinating leather and wood story of coachbuilder Vanden Plas.
Article Classics November 2002 pg 32
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Publication Classics November 2002
Imposing Style. These three luxury classics all offer comfort and civility in a stylish package, but they each have a different approach. Tim Morgan compares them, and tries to pick a winner.
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