Tag: Ford

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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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Project ’65 – Car & Classic’s Racy Ford Cortina

We’ve gone and bought ourselves another project car, and already things are looking a bit rusty. But don’t worry, we have a plan!
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C&C Fleet – Project Z Car

Rust, lichen, strange musty smells. Our 1965 Ford Zephyr has it all. But for all its faults, it is a 40,000 mile one-owner car, so for that alone, we have to at least try to save it, right?
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1957 Zephyr Ute – Classified of the Week

The idea of a pickup truck you can use daily isn't a new one. Car-makers have been at it for decades, as this '57 Ford Zephyr ute goes to prove.
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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.
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Something for the Weekend – The Great Escape

Classic car hire is very much here. However, there is one company that’s taking it to a new level in terms of the experience that can be offered, and with it, the notion of hiring a classic just got a whole lot more exciting.
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Five Perfect Starter Classics

Does the classic car world fill you with intrigue and excitement? Do you want a slice of the action? If so, these are the cars for you...
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How they used to advertise…

Today’s car adverts are subject to all kinds of red tape and diplomacy. Back in the day, however, things were different. The advertising men, no doubt in a nicotine-filled room, took no prisoners with their bold - and sometimes a bit sexist - adverts, of which we’ve picked ten of our favourites. You won’t see ads like this in the magazines of today!
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NEC Restoration Show – Restoring the Faith

How do you step up the tried and tested car show recipe? There is one high-profile show that has bucked the trend by welcoming the rough, rusty and the ruined into the show hall. This is the Practical Classic Restoration Show.