Chris Clark had already written articles for the Times and Telegraph, as well as motoring journals, but was highly honoured to be asked to write separate biographies on Dr. Frederick Lanchester and George Lanchester for Oxford University’s award-winning Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. The whole work can be purchased, or viewed at public libraries, or seen[…]
View the short film here, which was aired on national TV, showing just a few of the Lanchester cars which Chris Clark has owned over the years. The first-hand knowledge gained has allowed Chris to write so intimately and authoritatively about the Lanchester brothers and their cars.
This wonderful example of a Lanchester 40hp has been SOLD. This fabulous 1924, 6.2 litre landaulette has now left the United Kingdom for a new life in Australia. Chris Clark undertook restoration work and especially made parts to return the fixed roof to its opening original Landaulette rear roof.
This 1939 King George VI Lanchester Straight-8 Limousine was purchased in a derelict state by Chris Clark after its years of neglect in the USA. Its restoration work ended with Chris able to start and drive the King’s car around his own property. “The King’s Speech” was declared a great film, winning all the awards[…]