The prototype car featured a distinctive wedge shape and took many styling cues from contemporary power-boat design
One motoring review of the car after a 12,000 mile (19,000 km) test consisted simply of three words: "A baby Ferrari".
However, if you sneezed on it though it would rust. I know I had to bleed the clutch every week. One of those cars where what worked was a bonus. Despite all this though, every time I got in old Silvia, it felt like the following to me.