Fine Lines: Singer Bantam
FineLines Nov 16, 2015


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Use: Media professionals demanding top-quality automotive content for their print products and/or Web sites. Professional artwork, editing.

What it is: Many of you asked if we could put our expertise to work to create a feature that covers not just classic cars, but those vehicles that have left an indelible mark on car culture. The Fine Lines series examines significant vehicle marques, their backgrounds and their contributions to the history of the automobile. All this, with real artwork.

Product specifications

  • Mac and PC page layout with accompanying text and
    art files for maximum work flexibility.
  • About 850 words: separate text file included.
  • Layout is 8×21.5 inches (newspaper), but can be
    reconfigured by your designer to fit most spaces.
  • PDF of layout included.
  • High-resolution artwork suitable for print.
  • Includes Photoshop layers file of main art.
  • Multi-platform page layout opens with either Quark
    Xpress or Adobe Indesign.
  • Fonts are not included, but we attempt to stay with
    standard system fonts. If not, just change the fonts to
    match your style.


Bad luck followed by bad press – followed by more bad luck – would be the kiss of death for many companies.
In no case did this become more apparent than with the Singer car company’s humiliating experience resulting from one catastrophic event. In 1935, fresh from two years of underdog-type racing success including the grueling 24 Hours of Le Mans (France) endurance event, the Birmingham, England-based Singer company appeared destined for greater things. In those days, as now, auto racing was a popular spectator sport. But unlike today, participating cars were based on those available right from the showroom floor.

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