The Petrol Age

Series 1 - Episode 3

The Petrol Age

About this programme

3/4. Paul McGann tells the story of how the designs of some of Britain's most famous cars captured the imaginations of people around the world, and changed the direction of the industry. He profiles Jaguar founder William Lyons, who was responsible for models including the E-Type and XK120, and Morris Minor and Mini designer Alec Issigonis, and also explores the history of British rallying.

Cast and crew

Cast

Presenter
Paul McGann
Categories
Lifestyle