The Reading Room

In our Reading Room you will find articles, information and interesting trivia regarding our club  marques. We are always looking for contributions from our members, so if there's something you'd like to share, please contact us.

The Iran Khodro company assembled Hillman Hunters as Paykans from 1967, and some 1725cc Paykan-engined Hillman two-door Avengers between 1978 and 1980. Local manufacture of the Paykans began in... read more

In March 1972 the Hunter range received an update that unlike the earlier ones, finally included some new parts. From this time all models began to receive new technologies as they were developed... read more

Our final part looks at the Hillman-badged Rootes Arrows from October 1970 to March 1972, paralleling much of the sales life of the Australian HE series.

The Hillman range was renamed, all... read more

This part looks at the Hillman-badged Rootes Arrows introduced from November 1968 until October 1970, paralleling the sales life of the Australian HC Series. Neither of the British models below... read more

This is a look at the British Hillman-badged Rootes Arrows built up to mid-1968. During the 1966-1972 period the British models changed very little and could be identified with Australian models,... read more