Classic Car Catalogue

Humber 1942


Great Britain


Snipe and Pullman


Humber Super Snipe ('Old Faithful' with Churchill, 'Monty', Alexander; Tripoli, Feb. 1943).

Humber Super Snipe Heavy Utility is another variant on this widely used chassis. It is a military type estate car, used mainly by the Army and the RAF. This specimen was converted for wireless use and feature a canvas instead of metal roof. In one or two instances the complete top was removed, turning the car into a Tourer with folding canvas top. There is also an 8-cwt truck version with soft-top cab.