BEHIND THE WHEEL
Our associate editor also fantasises about travelling back in time to acquire the classic cars he has always dreamed of.
TTIME travel is a concept that has fascinated me no end since I watched Back To The Future.
Apart from imagining simpler times, I’m enamoured with the fantasy of being able to acquire all the classic cars I’ve ever lusted after. After all, with today’s money, they would be relatively affordable.
My idea is to travel back to several points in time, acquire the cars I want and store them in a secure location. Upon returning to the present, my dream garage would be complete. At the top of my automobile wish list are Mercedes-Benz’s 1963 230SL “Pagoda” and 1964 300SE, which is also referred to as Heckflosse (German for “fintail”).
I’d also like a Jaguar XK140 and a Series 1 1/2 E-Type Roadster. Then there are