Nov 13, 2014
When we first came up with the idea for the ATK it was born out of the fact that we wanted to share some of the fun that we had on our toys when we were children. Back in the day, long before Play Stations were invented, toys were a lot more basic but no less fun. The first toy that sticks in my mind was a vintage pedal car which I was reunited with earlier this week at the Haynes Motor Museum. OK, it wasn't my actual pedal car which was British racing green, but otherwise it was identical....
Sep 30, 2013
It's interesting what one remembers about childhood. One of my earliest memories is being given my pedal car. I think that I was about four years old when I was presented with an amazing metal racing car (similar to this), which rapidly became my pride and joy. The car was one of two types made after the war, the other being the more common version which was based on an Austin A40 which nowadays is often seen on fun-fair roundabouts. The J40 (as it was known) also featured at this years Goodwood Revival meeting. The cars were built by disabled...