Petrol Head by Marc Allum

Marc Allum trying out a 'Back to The Future' DeLorean

I’ve owned some interesting old cars over the years. My favourite – a 1960 Cadillac Sedan de Ville – was a 7 litre monster that greedily burnt huge quantities of fuel on its occasional weekend forays to the supermarket, where it just as greedily occupied four ordinary parking spaces!