I think he was talking about the actual FWD cars that ran in the lower classes. Highball used to run a couple yellow ones, and there were a few blue ones running around. I forget which class.
“One thing I’ve noticed over the years is that if you drive into London at 6am, half of the cars on the roads are Porsches and Astons. Whereas if you go in at ten to nine, they’re all Renaults. Simple solution, then. You want a nice car? Get up earlier and do more work.”
— Jeremy Clarkson