This episode concentrates on the worst British cars for which designers should hang their heads in shame: Reliant Robin, Austin Allegro, Austin Princess ("The Wedge"), Triumph TR7, Aston ... See full summary »

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Dan Trelfer

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Rufus Hound ... Himself - Narrator (voice)
Julia Bradbury Julia Bradbury ... Herself
Jon Culshaw ... Himself
Giles Chapman Giles Chapman ... Himself
Paul Young ... Himself
Dom Joly ... Himself
Saira Khan Saira Khan ... Herself
Melvin Turpin Melvin Turpin ... Himself - Reliant Owner
Adam Turpin Adam Turpin ... Himself - Reliant Owner
Alex Riley Alex Riley ... Himself
Jonny Smith Jonny Smith ... Himself
Vicki Butler-Henderson Vicki Butler-Henderson ... Herself
Phil Cornwell ... Himself
Matthew Wright Matthew Wright ... Himself
Quentin Willson Quentin Willson ... Himself
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This episode concentrates on the worst British cars for which designers should hang their heads in shame: Reliant Robin, Austin Allegro, Austin Princess ("The Wedge"), Triumph TR7, Aston Martin Cygnet, Morris Marina. These are compared with cheap Eastern European imports such as the Skoda S110 and the Lada Riva.

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14 October 2016 (UK) See more »

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Goofs

Julia Bradbury made the common mistake of referring to the "Robin Reliant" instead of the Reliant Robin, putting the model name (Robin) *before* the manufacturer name (Reliant) - the opposite of the normal convention. See more »

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[talking about the atrocious design and build quality of the Morris Marina]
Tim Shaw: The thing about the Morris Marina is the windscreen wipers. Most cars' windscreen wipers fit the window. These ones didn't. Their travel was too far: they went off the window, over the rubber seal and onto the bulkhead of the car - basically onto the front of the bonnet there. That came out of the factory like that. And I remember being in my parents' Marina - you just prayed that you weren't in that car when it was ...
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