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Olympic Phase 1 Rochdale Motor Panels Olympic Phase 1
 
Style Original design coupe
Made by Rochdale Motor Panels
Produced 1959 to 1965
   
Influenced by Porsche design of the era, the Rochdale Motor Panels Olympic Phase 1 was conceived in the late 1950's and development continued on into the early 1960's with the prototype running on Morris Minor mechanicals.

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Marcos Sports Cars

1971 Marcos MantisMarcos is a British sports car manufacturer. HistoryThe company was founded in Luton, in Bedfordshire, England, in 1959 by Jem Marsh and Frank Costin. Frank Costin had earlier worked on the De Havilland Mosquito fighter-bombers and from there he got the idea to use plywood for the chassis. The company moved to a converted mill in Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire in 1963 and in 1971 to a purpose built factory at nearby Westbury.Problems with exporting cars to the USA and the move to the new premises led to financial troubles in the 1970s and by 1971 they were out of business. Jem M

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