Photo a Day Challenge


The British Sunbeam Alpine became the Sunbeam Tiger in 1964 when it followed the lead of Caroll Shelby’s AC Cobra and stuffed a Ford V8 under the bonnet (hood) of its British roadster.  This zany Tiger race car seems to have stuffed its namesake into its boot (trunk) as well.



9 responses

  1. That is one flexible yailpipe. LoL

    July 16, 2012 at 7:55 am

  2. Hi Lois,
    Ouch! That looks like it could hurt. Have a great day!


    July 16, 2012 at 10:00 am

  3. Tee hee. I love it!!

    July 16, 2012 at 10:32 am

  4. Esso fuels here used to advertise ‘like having a tiger in your tank’ – but your is more like ‘a tiger in your trunk’. funny.

    July 16, 2012 at 8:12 pm

  5. I wonder how many people remember the ad campaign for (I think it was Esso) that, ” put a tiger in your tank.”

    July 16, 2012 at 8:43 pm

  6. Great close-up and definately a zany look

    July 17, 2012 at 2:43 am

  7. thellino

    So great a find!

    July 17, 2012 at 9:20 am

  8. A tiger in the tank 🙂

    July 19, 2012 at 8:16 am

  9. Zany for sure! I love it!!

    July 31, 2012 at 9:16 am

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