Making a Marque – Rolls-Royce Motor Car Promotion 1904-1940

by Peter Moss and Richard Roberts 2021 review by Professor Peter Fawcett The plethora of texts appearing in recent...


by Jonathan Wood 2021 review by Anders Ditlev Clausager This I am told is definitely Jonathan’s last book, and...

Aspects of Motoring History # 16

Published June 2020. 94 pages, colour cover, nearly 60 black & white illustrations and charts and 28 full-colour images,...

Aspects of Motoring History # 15

Published June 2019. 118 pages, colour cover, over 85 black & white illustrations and charts, softbound, and 15 pages...

A new book – and its postponed launch event

In ‘Running Board’ in the summer edition of The SAHB Times (for those of you who are members), we announced that Bill Munro was planning an event to promote his forthcoming book, Traction for Sale – the Story of Ferguson Formula Four-wheel Drive.  This was to be held on Sunday 5th August at the British Motor Museum at Gaydon and was to be a get-together of as many vehicles as possible that were fitted with Ferguson Formula 4WD.

Due to ill health, Bill had to cancel the event, so if any of you intended to go to the museum specifically to see this event, he apologises for any disappointment.

The good news is that Bill is pleased to announce that he is now restored to full health, and has set a new date for the Four-Wheel Drive Day, which will also be the official launch day of the book. It will be held at Gaydon, as originally planned, on Sunday 12th May 2019. This will be held alongside Gaydon’s own Land Rover Show, which will run all weekend, so there will be plenty of 4WD-savvy people around.

Bill hopes to see as many of you as possible there.

In the meantime, here is a lovely picture of a Jensen FF to whet your appetite.

Sign up for the mailing list at

Keep in touch with progress on the Facebook page

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

9 + one =