This is just your periodic reminder that Reliant had an amazing breadth of names for their cars. They only offered around three or four models at the time, but somehow they covered a range of deadly weaponry (Scimitar) to the car you see here, called the Kitten. Swords and kittens. Too bad they didn’t make it to the internet era; that’s not a bad formula.

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In before the usual people bitch and moan about how this gets better fuel economy than modern economy cars.