Ass-Engined Limey Snot Car: The Hillman Imp

Yes, people, we have here the car whose development shuffled Rootes into the arms of Chrysler, and eventually off to Peugeot to die. It's the Hillman Imp, a rear-engined British-designed, Scottish-built rear-engined econobox that never displaced more than a rear-mounted liter, had a reputation for fragility and having… » 12/08/06 10:45pm 12/08/06 10:45pm