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In the distant future, January 11 will probably be known for many things.  However, most will most likely remember it as the day American Austin and Bantam enthusiasts received their own section of the AACA forum in which to post.  

 

Thank you for letting us take up a little space!

1940 Bantam Hollywood.jpg

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I just wonder how many people realise that the Bantam is not actually a copy of the Austin Seven but in fact a mirror image?

One way to avoid paying Copyright fees.

 

Bj.

 

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It is interesting that one person, Derreck Jolly, in South Australia used a Bantam cylinder head on his Austin 7 by putting it on back to front. This was a well known Austin "Hill climb" car that used a Bantam cylinder head in the interest of weight distribution by bringing the radiator to the rear of the motor, 

Bj.

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