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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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Ashley History

A manufacturer of body shells and chassis for specials from 1955 to 1962. They also offered a range of products for special builders: radiators, header tanks, lighting sets, steel tubing, sheet aluminium, various suspension parts, water pumps, tyres, tubes and wheels. The company also made bonnets and hardtops for other mass-produced sports cars, including the Austin-Healey Sprite and Jaguar E-Type. [edit] History Ashley Laminates was founded in 1955 by Peter Pellandine and Keith Waddington. The name ‘Ashley’ was chosen as it was the name of Peter Pellandine’s house in Woodford Gre

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