In the driving seat: Kevin Lewis

In the driving seat: Kevin Lewis

Kevin Lewis, a St Saviour Deputy and cinema enthusiast, owns an Alvis Stalwart 'Stolly' six-wheeled amphibious vehicle that he took to the UK in 2007 to help during the severe flooding.

When passed driving test?

1969, second attempt

First car?

1963 VW Beetle

Favourite car?

Aston martin DB5. I was offered one in 1969 for £650 and turned it down, well that was a lot of money back then

Favourite car chase in a movie?

In my book it just has to be 'Bullitt' starring Steve McQueen

Worst car?

The Renault with the bump under the windscreen

Current car?

A Fiat Punto

Dream car?

Aston Martin DB5. I think I have seen too many Bond films!

Motor sport interests and hero?

Off-road driving and British Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton of McLaren-Mercedes

Driving ambitions?

To drive/cruise from St Catherine's to Carteret in my Alvis Stalwart

Do you think you are a good driver?

Not bad

What do you always carry with you on long journeys?

Good maps and plenty of still drinks

Who would be your preferred passenger on a long journey.

My wife Isabella – 100 Brownie points please

What makes you angry when you are driving?

Dangerous, impatient drivers

Have you ever been involved in a crash?

Not for many years

What do you listen to when you are driving?

News or chat shows

How could Jersey's roads be improved?

Widen the end of the duel carriageway, redesign the roundabout at Beaumont and set all traffic lights to prioritise main roads out of town at five o'clock and get people home

Do you clean your car and how often?

Not very often. My States colleagues call my car the skip on wheels

• Picture above: Deputy Kevin Lewis steering his Alvis Stalwart and, below, in front of the vehicle

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