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1920 - 1921

Lt Percy Vandervell and Major Frank, of the famous C.A.V. company, formed Vandys Ltd in 1919 to sell the Italian made Chiribiri and S.P.A. cars, and only a year later did they advertise a car of their own.  It was a large American-type tourer with a 3772cc 6-cylinder Rutenber engine and in-unit 4-speed gearbox.  The car was really overpriced at £1050 and although prices were reduced later, sales must have been hard to come by.  Production was estimated as high as 150, but in reality may have been much less. 

Source: Nick Georgano / The Beaulieu Encyclopaedia of the Automobile

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