How many of these car makes do you recognise from the streets of Sunderland decades ago?

Do you remember the cars you’ve driven over the years?

Wednesday, 1st July 2020, 7:00 am
West Wear Street car park in March 1968. How many car makes can you identify?
West Wear Street car park in March 1968. How many car makes can you identify?

And can you recognise these makes and models from photos in the Sunderland Echo archives?

Hillmans, Fords, Minis and VWs are among the cars in our line-up.

We have selected these images which were all taken on the streets of Wearside.

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The VW Beetle pictured in Park Lane in 1965. Does this bring back happy memories?

Can you spot a car type that you’ve owned in years gone by? Take a look and get in touch with your memories.

How many of these vehicles do you remember and did you have one? This photo takes us back to Holmeside in 1963.
We've spotted a Mini, VW, and Hillman in this 1961 view of Blandford Street but how many other vehicles do you recognise?
A Mini, Morris and what else in this 1975 Southwick scene?
Cars galore for you to identify from 1950s Sunderland.
West Sunniside in the picture and so are cars from a bygone era
Back to 1952 for this Fawcett Street scene.
High Street West in 1989.
Which are the cars you loved from years gone by? Tell us more by emailing [email protected]