Autogyros, Pulptastic Cars and Such

Via the excellent x planes tumbblog, this rare cabin-equipped autogyro, the Pitcairn PA-19:

The PA-19 Autogyro, early 1930s. Most autogyros were open cockpit, so this cabin-class 'gyro is a rarity.

… and via the equally excellent Dieselpunk, this awesomely pulpy 1938 one-off Hispano Suiza Dubonnet Xenia 1.

1938 Hispano Suiza Dubonnet Xenia 1

(Dieselpunk had in turn snagged it from kitchener.lord’s Flickr stream – click the image above to go there, lots more great period images there!)

A few things to brighten your Sunday!

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