Vintage Post Card: 1952 MG YB With de Havilland Comet – Why Make Your Out Of Date Car Look Even Older?

I’ve seen a few of these type of renderings from the UK in this era, with frumpy cars that look to be relics from the 1930s posed in front of some sleek new airplane, in this case the superb DH Comet, that pioneering jet transport. What were they thinking?