Gearhead News

March 28, 2021
Jay Leno sets sail in the original land yacht: The 1916 Crane-Simplex Model 5 Holbrook Skiff

The term “land yacht” gets thrown around a lot when talking about big American cars, but the 1916 Crane-Simplex Model 5 Holbrook Skiff featured on the latest episode of “Jay Leno’s Garage” is one of the few cars actually named after a type of watercraft. A skiff is a small boat with a flat bottom, square stern, and pointed bow, but this… [#item_URL]