136 – If local government was a car, what sort of car would it be? Part 2 – the Leyland P76.

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leyland p76

Some time ago I started thinking that if a council was a car, what it would be. This is the second post in a series of five. The first review was for the Hyundai Excel Sprint council.

The second is the legendary Leyland P76. The Targa Florio, no less. They promised so much and delivered so little. Launched with much fanfare and designed for ‘Australian conditions’, the P76 didn’t live up to expectations. It could fit a 44 gallon drum in the boot and under the bonnet it sported a V8 engine. Continue reading