Will Boy Billionaire Say Yes to Wakeman/Melling TVR Buyout?

No, this tale does not come from the Topographic Ocean, but rather the UK. A consortium headed by British sports car guy Al Melling and Yes keyman Rick Wakeman is reportedly looking to buy TVR from Little Nicky Smolenski. The group plans to keep production in Blackpool and use the facility to build some of Melling's… » 2/13/07 3:45pm 2/13/07 3:45pm

(Small) Picture, Details of Melling Hellcat Emerge; Production Deal…

A couple of UK news outlets have reported the details of engine-builder Al Melling's new supercar, the Melling Hellcat. It seems Melling, who's created engines for Lola (no, not the transvestite) and TVR, has said he's been working to build a whole car, powered by a 700hp V10, to take on the Aston Martins of the… » 5/25/06 8:05am 5/25/06 8:05am