The start of TVR as anyone under the age of about 95 would recognise it. Available with no fewer than two different Ford engines, two Coventry Climax engines, or the B-series unit used by the MGA.
It was a golden era for British sports cars in America, and Granturas were imported by a bloke called Roy Saidel. Not as impressive as the main British dealer’s name - H & J Quick. Or an early proposal for the car’s name: Hoo Hill Hellcat.