The Austin Freeway &
Wolseley 24/80 duo were released in the early 1960's when space
exploration was an exciting new frontier, you don't have to look
far to see that some of the space excitement made it's way into
advertising these cars.
The "Blue Streak
Six" engine that powers these cars being named after the "Blue
Streak" rocket that was being tested at the Woomera Rocket
Range in South Australia at that time.
names such as "Astro Grey", and space imagery appearing in some
of the advertising literature.
view any of the images below....
Wolseley 24/80 Cinema Advert
anyone have any other old adverts or brochures or even better quality
of the above that you are willing to share?