Napier

A Different Napier

When I was about 15, and still a long way from having a drivers’ licence, a friend showed me an advertisement in a magazine for a 1908 60HP Napier Racer for sale. It had an engine of almost 12 litres, which really appealed. Needless to say, even nearly 50 years ago, the price was more akin (in pounds) to a telephone number than a sum of money to a schoolboy on a weekly allowance. It served, howeve ...[Read More]