The Discovery of the Forgotten Cricket

Plymouth Cricket

A 7-year-old girl taught me something I didn’t know about cars.

I consider myself pretty well educated about the auto industry and knowledgable about past, present and future vehicles. So when this little girl inquired about a “Cricket car,” I told her I didn’t think there was any such thing. If so, I pictured it as an older British car, something along the lines of an original MINI Cooper. Or a Reliant Robin.

She convinced me to Google it, and yes, I discovered that the Cricket is a real, though easily forgettable, American car.

Imported from Britain.

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