Nothing could be finer
Than to drive a Morris Minor!
Morris Minors Across America is a film
about people in the USA and their
quirky attachment to these fine
Tom says "You have to be this tall to ride this ride"!
Behind the Morris, you see Randolph - my 'co-star'
who sold us this car!
Anyone who has ever driven a Morris Minor will know
that they do not have much braking power (that is the
polite way of saying it!). Below, at the Heartland Race
Track in Topeka, KS., we got to go for a spin on the track
during the British Car Show - I was petrified to be placed
behind a Lotus - hoping I did not have to stop suddenly!
So, I passed it once we were on the track!
I only had the power to do that, thanks to my cousin,
Gary Rise, who has kept my Morris Minors in tip-top
mechanical condition for me!
My 'Yellow Sub' was in the garage
when tragedy struck Blue Jay Way in
the form of a lightening bolt through
the window - which ignited the wiring
in the house and burned the garage
and the second story of the house.
- and I