Europe, 1963



The bubble car was in a poor condition: during the trip Iíd had trouble with the carburettor, the spark plugs, the alternator, and the oil. It was obvious the Heinkel was highly unlikely to cross the Pyrenees mountains, so we crammed it full of gear and left it in a garage in Toulouse. The four of us then squeezed into the CitroŽn and on Monday, 7 October, set off for Ö