BOLSOVER Steam Car
This steam car was discovered as a barn find in South Africa in the 1960’s. Built in 1903, tt is believed to be a unique surviving example.
2 cylinder steam engine and coil boiler.
Currently unrestored and representing an interesting restoration project.
1938 JOWETT Steam Car
A rare example of this steam car conversion, which was offered by Bolsover Brothers as a war time solution to save on rationed petrol. This is a complete and original running chassis, compound engine and vertical boiler.
1950’s LIGHT STEAM POWER Steam Car Engine
Supposedly about 40 HP @ 1,500 psi! For sale in nice, original condition.
KENDRICK Steam Car
This car was built in 1970 as an experiment in producing low emission alternatives to conventional I.C vehicles, by Kendrick and featured in numerous TV programmes including BBC “Tomorrow’s World”.
Liquid fuelled, high pressure flash team boiler supplying a 2 cylinder compound steam engine.
Car proved very usable and fast as evidenced by existing film. Used for some years but now in need of recommissioning.
STONES Steam Car Plant
Built in 1962, this is was built as a prototype engine and boiler unit for a proposed new steam vehicle.
2 cylinder (duplex) steam car engine 2 3/4 x 3″ cylinders. Water tube boiler.
STANLEY Vanderbilt Cup Racer Steam Car
This is a very high quality replica of the famous Stanley racer, originally built for the Vanderbilt Cup in 1906.
Rebuilt by the renowned Stanley specialists Gould Brothers to exacting standards, complete with steam whistle and period speedometer and road-registered. 30hp unit with a gas-fired pilot burner driving the real wheels through a high ratio back axle. A very handsome, rare and special early racing car of exceptional performance.
|Odometer reading||1,000 miles|