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Re: Near side vs far side

To: DANMAS <>, mgs@Autox.Team.Net
Subject: Re: Near side vs far side
From: Carol <>
Date: Thu, 16 Apr 1998 19:01:10 -0700

I was taught that the near side is the driver's side, and the off side is
away from the driver.   Just the opposite. 



At 06:42 PM 4/16/98 EDT, DANMAS wrote:
>I believe the term "near side" relates to the side of the car nearest the
>curb, which would be the passenger side, regardless of  RHD vs LHD.  "Far
>side," of course, would then refer to the side away from the curb.  In
>England, near side would be the left side.  Here in America, it would be the
>right side.
>I think.
>Dan Masters,
>Alcoa, TN
>'71 TR6---------3000mile/year driver, fully restored
>'71 TR6---------undergoing full restoration and Ford 5.0 V8 insertion - see:
>'74 MGBGT---3000mile/year driver, original condition - slated for a V8 soon
>'68 MGBGT---organ donor for the '74

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