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Toyota – Centuries Ahead

When it comes to buying a luxury car, something dripping with technology, comfort, power, space and chrome, there are some ‘go to’ destinations. The big one, of course, is Germany. You have cars like the BMW 7 Series, which has been the ‘executive express’ of many since the ‘70s. So too has the Mercedes-Benz S […]

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Five Classics For Focus Money

The current Ford Focus is, frankly, an exceptional car. It comes from a long line of the Focus hitting it out of the park, so it’s not surprising that the current model follows that trend. It’s handsome, it’s incredibly safe, it’s brilliant to drive and it’s practical. It is, in many respects, the perfect car.  […]

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1979 Toyota Celica 1600ST – Project Profile

The Japanese sports car invasion of the 1970s was an excellent thing. Prior to this, all we had was a collection of cars that were as much tweed as they were metal. Then the land of the rising sun rocked up and brought with it a whole host of exciting machines. They were handsome, they […]

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Toyota GR Supra – Car & Classic Review

There are a lot of problems for the new, reborn Toyota Supra to overcome. Firstly, there is a big, German elephant in the room. Yes, this car was co-developed with BMW. So what? So some of the switches, some of the chassis and associated components and of course, the engine, comes from the BMW stable. […]

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Volkswagen Camper – Five Gnatty Alternatives

When the term ‘campervan’ is bandied about it’s pretty much guaranteed that the majority of people will immediately think of the omnipresent VW bus. Whether it be the Split Screen or later Bay Window variant, most folks’ brains go straight to the German tourer. And rightly so you might think, the VW Camper in all […]

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Toyota’s Hidden Gem – 1966 Corona

If you go down to Toyota’s press fleet facility in Crawley, you’ll see all kinds of modern and exciting machinery. Look a bit harder though, and you’ll also see a proper classic in the guise of this beautiful 1966 Corona.
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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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Classified of the Day – 1975 Toyota Celica

Japan loves a bit of car customisation, as this rather magnificent 1975 Toyota Celica goes to show.