Category: Classic Cars

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Japfest – Hunting Out the Classics

We ended up at Japfest, which was a large gathering of MX5s and Nissan 350Zs. But in amongst all the stickers and all the vaping, there were some interesting classic to be found.
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Car & Classic Visits – Vauxhall Heritage

Over in deepest, darkest Luton, there is a building, and within that building is a world of automotive wonder. Brimming with Vauxhalls covering the last century and beyond, this is a collection to marvel at.
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Wrecks to Riches – The Series 1 Land Rover

Utilitarian. Built for work. Lacking in every conceivable creature comfort. The early Land Rover was tough, rugged and dependable. But it was not what you’ll call refined or comfy. But that’s fine, so it seems, as the Series 1 Land Rover is now a big money classic.
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The Kray’s Company Car

Cinema has a habit of getting things wrong. However, in the case of this particular Jaguar 420G, used in 1990’s film The Krays the production crew were bang on the money.
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Car & Classic Visits – Retropower

There is car restoration and customisation, and then there is the work being done by the talented team at Retropower. With an intriguingly eclectic mix of projects currently on the go, we thought we’d pop along to see what they’re all about.
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Have you ever heard of – The 1927 Hispano Suiza H6B

Whilst we can happily assure you that working at Car & Classic is a very busy job indeed, there is no escaping the fact that a bit of time is spent browsing the classifieds. But it’s a good thing, because it means we can bring cars like this 1927 Hispano Suiza H6B Park Ward foursome Coupe to your attention.
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Gallery – Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble

What an event! Thousands of like-minded people, thousands of cars and nice bit of late-spring sunshine. This is the Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble.
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Executive Decision

You’re at the top of your game. The boss of all bosses. The King or Queen of your empire. You’re going to need the wheels to match your status. Don’t buy a modern machine though, not when there’s a world of classic executive metal out there.
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Car & Classic Visits – Bicester Heritage

The world of classic motoring is rich, diverse and deeply interesting. It is, however, spread far and wide. There is one exception though, and it’s Bicester Heritage. An RAF base that has become a magnificent hub for all things classic.
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The Art of the Build

During the early days of the car, and before mass-production became the norm, buying a high-end vehicle was a different affair altogether. Limited only by your imagination, you could ask a coachbuilder to bring your wildest automotive fantasies to life.