News

News and updates about the Rover P5 (3 Litre) and P5B (3.5 Litre)...

Rover P5 (3 Litre) and Rover P5B (3.5 Litre) News. Items relating to the Rover P5 and Rover P5B, updates to this website, plus other items that may be of interest. If you seen anything that you think worth sharing that’s related to the P5 and P5B, please get in touch and I’ll include it here.

Also take a look at our Event Calendar, which features key events relating to Rover, classic cars in general, and Britain between the years 1958 to 1973.

An Americans View of the Rover 3.5 Litre V8

An Americans View of the Rover 3.5 Litre V8

An Americans View of the Rover 3.5 Litre V8. You may not be familiar with Jonathan W on YouTube, but he's an incredibly skilled fixer of all things internal combustion, and very knowledgeable with it. Thought this might be of interest, to hear his view of the Buick /...

read more
Rare Barn Find 1969 Rover P5B Saloon

Rare Barn Find 1969 Rover P5B Saloon

Here's a rare find - a 1969 P5B Saloon that's travelled just over 17,000 miles from new. I can't make any judgement on the car from the photos and have no connection with the seller, but I'd encourage anyone seriously interested in buying a very good P5B Saloon to...

read more
Review – Wheeler Dealers – Rover P5B Coupe

Review – Wheeler Dealers – Rover P5B Coupe

Review - Wheeler Dealers - Rover P5B Coupe. Wheeler Dealers is a British TV program whereby the two presenters buy a classic car, do some basic restoration and try to sell the car for a profit. recently there was an episode featuring the Rover P5B Coupe. Having...

read more

Rover P5B Crashes Into Garden in Torquay, England

Rover P5B Crashes Into Garden in Torquay, England. I’ve no idea how the car ended-up there in the first place, but for the recovery to go wrong and the car to roll back down a second time is almost unbelievable.That will take an awful lot of work to fix - no doubt the...

read more
TV – Wheeler Dealers Rover P5

TV – Wheeler Dealers Rover P5

TV - Wheeler Dealers Rover P5. You may have seen this program a few days ago, but if not I recommend trying to see one of the repeats - the Rover P5 and P5B doesn't get much coverage on TV. If you're not familiar with Wheeler Dealers, the basic idea is that the two...

read more
Rover P5 Club National Rally 2015

Rover P5 Club National Rally 2015

Rover P5 Club National Rally 2015. The Rover P5 Club will be holding their annual Rally on Sunday 13th September 2015, at the Beaulieu National Motor Museum, Hampshire, United Kingdom. The event is for all Rover P5's and Rover P5B's, plus anyone interested in the...

read more
World Cup Rally 1968 Morris 1800 – For Sale

World Cup Rally 1968 Morris 1800 – For Sale

Not a Rover, and about as far from the Rover P5 / P5B as a large car can be in terms of engineering and style, but the landcrab was a near competitor of the P5 /P5B, on paper if not in reality. Anyone fancy a slice of BMC rally history?...

read more
How The Torque Converter Works

How The Torque Converter Works

How The Torque Converter Works. Here's a fabulously period video explaining in very simple terms how a torque converter (aka fluid coupling) replaces the clutch on an automatic (or semi-automatic) car such as the Rover P5 and P5B. See more videos in the Television...

read more
Paul Flanders Design and Illustration

Paul Flanders Design and Illustration

Paul Flanders Design and Illustration. As fans of the Rover P5 you may be interested to look at Paul Flanders website (www.tragus.co.uk). I found this by accident whilst idly browsing the web for P5B images, and Paul kindly agreed to me using this image (which matches...

read more
Alexei Sayle-I Was a Mug for Buying a Classic Car

Alexei Sayle-I Was a Mug for Buying a Classic Car

Alexei Sayle-I Was a Mug for Buying a Classic Car. Matt Johnson kindly sent me the link to this article which I hadn't seen before. Can't say I agree with Alexei Sayle, but he's someone I admire and he is at least a well-known (ex) owner of a Rover P5 - apparently he...

read more

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Share This

Share this post with your friends!

Subscribe via Email:

Receive the latest site updates and news for free, straight to your inbox.

You have successfully subscribed. Thank you.