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The Man Who Supercharged Bond: The…

The Man Who Supercharged Bond: The extraordinary story of Charles Amherst…

by Paul Kenny

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Amherst Villiers is best known as the man who supercharged the legendary Blower Bentley, which his close friend Ian Fleming described as James Bond's only hobby. He also designed Malcolm Campbell's first land speed record-breaking Bluebird, and spent 30 years on the U.S. space programme.… (more)

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