Pictured above are two vintage cars outside Herbert M Cottee & Sons garage in the High Street, Epping, around 1920.

The garage also sold bicycles and parts for cars.

The scene clearly show a transition from horse power to the combustion engine.

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The scene looks very different today

Who would have thought that 100 years later, another transition would be taking place to hybrid and battery powered vehicles.

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