Status: New - The first impact of this text about the 'Indianness' of India is one of strangeness, bewilderment and disorientation. However, slowly the strange...... more
Status: New - The first impact of this text about the 'Indianness' of India is one of strangeness, bewilderment and disorientation. However, slowly the strange becomes familiar, and as Ka folds and enfolds the world of Deva and the Seven Seers, of Siva, and through to the advent of Budhha, all becomes clear.
Advantages: Cheap and reliable Disadvantages: not good for long journeys
...written on 14.05.01
"Ford are proud to announce the release of their new car for the millenium, the Ford Ka."
Or so they would liked you to believe when it hit the streets 4 years ago.
But it is really not their design.
It was engineered,designed and presented by an external design house.
The engineering geniuses that designed the Ford Ka are part of the company...
Advantages: Excellent insight in Portland's past, wide range of history, good selection of photographs Disadvantages: Hard to find today and can fetch high prices
...debut book Portland in Old Picture Postcards in 1983 (which was later re-released in 1989 and again in 1992 via Europese Bibliotheek), Morris followed up with the books; Portland: An Illustrated History, Morris released Portland Camera in 1990, Discover Dorset: Portland in 1998, Portland, A Portrait in Colour in 2002 and Portland Then and Now in 2006. Other works include Weymouth...
Advantages: fits in my garage! Disadvantages: small engine
...I never really understood why they named this car a Ka. Sooo much confusion... but, like any celebrity offspring it needed something kooky. And so the Ka was born.
We bought ours in 1998, fairly soon after they came onto the market, and it's a car I've grown up in and learned to drive in.
So what it it? Well it's a three door hatchback, ladybird in shape, which seats four. Very cute...