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Incredible Classics Lined up for Concours of Elegance Incredible Classics Lined up for Concours of Elegance

Concours of Elegance returns to Windsor Castle from 2-4 September, as some of the world’s most incredible cars take residence...
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Renault Etoile Filante Returns to Bonneville 60 Years Later Renault Etoile Filante Returns to Bonneville 60 Years Later

The Renault Etoile Filante has returned to the Bonneville Salt Flats where six decades ago on 5th September 1956, it famously clocked up a speed of 308.9kph (192mph)...
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Classic Landies Crawl Over Beaulieu for Simply Land Rover Classic Landies Crawl Over Beaulieu for Simply Land Rover

Beaulieu has notched up another record turn-out for its latest Simply event as nearly 1,000 visitors enjoyed the impressive display...
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1948 Riley RMB Takes Nearly 70 Years to Return to UK 1948 Riley RMB Takes Nearly 70 Years to Return to UK

A remarkable 1948 Riley RMB has been shipped across the world from New Zealand by its long-term owner, who has donated it to the National Motor Museum...
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Rare Lister Knobbly Stirling Moss Edition at Pebble Beach Rare Lister Knobbly Stirling Moss Edition at Pebble Beach

Lister Motor Company is proud to announce that its Knobbly Stirling Moss edition will be appearing at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance...
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Stunning Rare Classics Line up for Concours d’Elégance Stunning Rare Classics Line up for Concours d’Elégance

This year’s Concours d’Elégance will showcase an awe-inspiring collection of some of the rarest and most valuable classic cars and motorcycles...
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Sir William Lyons’ Classic Jag up for Auction Sir William Lyons’ Classic Jag up for Auction

An incredibly special 1961 Jaguar Mk X owned by Sir William Lyons, founder of Jaguar, will be sold at auction...
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Magnificent Classics Head to Blenheim for Coys Magnificent Classics Head to Blenheim for Coys

COYS return to the surroundings of Blenheim Palace with a sensational line-up of over 140 cars being offered at auction on 2nd July ...
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Simply Classics & Sports Car Brings Over 200 Classics Simply Classics & Sports Car Brings Over 200 Classics

Classics including Triumph Heralds, Minis, MGBs and Austin-Healeys were among the 260 classic cars at Beaulieu’s Simply Classics & Sports Car rally...
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Classic Cars Heading for Paris Reach Gobi Desert Classic Cars Heading for Paris Reach Gobi Desert

2016 Peking to Paris Motor Challenge is already hotting up, as the competition has started in earnest now the rally competitors have reached Mongolia’s Gobi Desert....
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Hope Classic Rally Raises £300,000 for Charity Hope Classic Rally Raises £300,000 for Charity

The Hope Classic Rally raised £300,000 for charity this weekend, with celebrities and car enthusiasts driving some of the most special classic cars in the world...
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Vintage Electric Cars Lead the Historics Sale Vintage Electric Cars Lead the Historics Sale

Historics at Brooklands saw not just some iconic classics, but two very special vintage cars change hands...
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British Motor Museum to Host 8th Old Ford Rally British Motor Museum to Host 8th Old Ford Rally

Around 750 classic Fords will converge at the British Motor Museum when it hosts the 8th Old Ford Rally...
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Classic Vee Dubs to Swamp Beaulieu in June Classic Vee Dubs to Swamp Beaulieu in June

VWs of every type are invited to join the great day out for Volkswagen fans at Beaulieu’s second Simply VW on Sunday 26th June...
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Heveningham Hall to Host New Concours d’Elegance Heveningham Hall to Host New Concours d’Elegance

Heveningham Hall, the 18th Century country estate in Suffolk, is set to host its inaugural Concours d’Elegance on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd July...
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Classics Flood Santa Pod for Classic Ford Show Classics Flood Santa Pod for Classic Ford Show

Fine weather and an even finer selection of classic cars made the 2016 Classic Ford Show one of the most successful ever...
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Two E-Types Shake off the Dust for June Auction Two E-Types Shake off the Dust for June Auction

Two early Jaguar E-type barn finds, both ideal candidates for restoration projects, will be auctioned by Classic Car Auctions at the June Sale on 18th June...
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A Mini Takes on a Big Challenge with Peking to Paris A Mini Takes on a Big Challenge with Peking to Paris

This year’s Peking to Paris Motor Challenge, a serious endurance rally for classic and vintage cars, will feature a Mini for the first time in the event’s history...
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Record-breaking Voisin to Return to Historic Montlhéry Record-breaking Voisin to Return to Historic Montlhéry

Four of the most unusual but successful competition cars of the 1920s will be in action on the famous banked Autodrome de Linas-Montlhéry motor circuit near Paris...
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Jaguar Classic Challenge Sees Further Action at Silverstone Jaguar Classic Challenge Sees Further Action at Silverstone

Julian Thomas and Calum Lockie took their second consecutive race victory in the Jaguar Classic Challenge by a mere two-tenths of a second...
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Motorsport at the Palace to Revive Historic Racing Motorsport at the Palace to Revive Historic Racing

Held at Crystal Palace, one of the oldest venues used for racing in the world, Motorsport at the Palace attracts racing drivers from all over the world...
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Ronnie Peterson Classic Lotus up for Auction Ronnie Peterson Classic Lotus up for Auction

A 1972 Lotus Elan Plus 2S first supplied to Formula 1 driver, the late Ronnie Peterson, is one of the undisputed stars at Historics at Brooklands summer sale...
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500 Veteran Bikes Expected for 2016 Banbury Run 500 Veteran Bikes Expected for 2016 Banbury Run

500 Veteran and Vintage motorcycles will ride out as a group when the British Motor Museum hosts the nostalgic Vintage Motor Cycle Club Banbury Run...
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Alfa Romeo to be Celebrated at 21st Silver Flag Alfa Romeo to be Celebrated at 21st Silver Flag

Two hundred classic cars from all over Europe will take part in the 21st Silver Flag hill climb in Vernasca, in the Italian province of Piacenza...
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Iconic Aston Martin DB3S Set for Bonhams Auction Iconic Aston Martin DB3S Set for Bonhams Auction

The expected star of the show at the forthcoming Bonhams Aston Martin auction (21 May) is a 1953 Aston Martin DB3S, raced by Sir Stirling Moss...
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Classic Time-warp Ford Escort to be Sold in June Classic Time-warp Ford Escort to be Sold in June

A very special 1979 Ford Escort Ghia, with less than 4,000 miles on the clock, will be going under the hammer at Classic Car Auctions’ June sale...
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Aston Martin DBS Breaks 30 Year Hibernation for May Auction Aston Martin DBS Breaks 30 Year Hibernation for May Auction

An early Aston Martin DBS, which has been sleeping in a barn since 1986, is set to be offered for sale at Silverstone Auctions’ May Sale...
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Vauxhall Heritage to Open its Doors in June Vauxhall Heritage to Open its Doors in June

113 years of history will be laid bare next month as Vauxhall’s Heritage Centre Open Day is confirmed for 2016...
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Classic Fords See Biggest Simply Ford Rally at Beaulieu Classic Fords See Biggest Simply Ford Rally at Beaulieu

A record 1,350 Fords, including a huge number of classics, gathered in the grounds of Beaulieu for the seventh Simply Ford rally...
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The Rain Fails to Scare the Big Cats at Jaguar Classic Challenge The Rain Fails to Scare the Big Cats at Jaguar Classic Challenge

The first race of the second season of the Jaguar Classic Challenge opened in dramatic style with Julian Thomas and Calum Lockie taking the chequered flag...
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Live Range Rover Restoration at Silverstone Classic Live Range Rover Restoration at Silverstone Classic

An intriguing new component to the massive classic racing festival with the aid of their new official parts and accessories partner, eBay...
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Classic Fords to Gather in Huge Numbers at Beaulieu Classic Fords to Gather in Huge Numbers at Beaulieu

800 Fords are already booked to take part in Simply Ford at Beaulieu this weekend (Sunday 1st May) with even more classic car owners expected to join...
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Hundreds of Classic Cars Scramble to Bicester Heritage Hundreds of Classic Cars Scramble to Bicester Heritage

Thousands of classic and vintage car fans enjoyed a mixture of exotic cars, military vehicles and motorbikes in the sun at the eighth Sunday Scramble...
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Millions Expected for Rare Classic Ferrari 275 GTS Millions Expected for Rare Classic Ferrari 275 GTS

RM Sotheby’s has added an ultra-rare and highly desirable 1968 Ferrari 275 GTS/4 NART Spider to its Monaco auction, 14 May...
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Les Grandes Heures Automobiles Returns for 2016 Les Grandes Heures Automobiles Returns for 2016

After the great success of last year’s inaugural Les Grandes Heures Automobiles, this unique event for historic competition cars is back this September...
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Iconic Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Recreation Heads to Auction Iconic Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Recreation Heads to Auction

A special recreation of the iconic Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR, made famous by Sir Stirling Moss and Denis Jenkinson, will headline the Classic Race Aarhus Auction...
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Talbot Ends Bentley’s Winning Streak in Flying Scotsman Talbot Ends Bentley’s Winning Streak in Flying Scotsman

The Talbot 105 Alpine of Gareth Burnett and Martyn Turner put an end to Bentley’s winning streak...
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Silver Classics to Steal Limelight at Brooklands Double Twelve Silver Classics to Steal Limelight at Brooklands Double Twelve

Double Twelve to include a special “Anything Silver” class in recognition of the 25th anniversary of the official opening of the Museum in 1991....
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Classics to Watch at COYS Ascot Auction Classics to Watch at COYS Ascot Auction

COYS return to the famous Ascot racecourse with more than 50 classic cars going under the hammer. Here are a few that really stand out...
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Huge Gathering of Classic Aston Martins Descend on Beaulieu Huge Gathering of Classic Aston Martins Descend on Beaulieu

More than 350 Aston Martins cruised across the New Forest to Beaulieu on Sunday 10th April for the first ever Simply Aston Martin rally...
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Land Rover to Offer Unique Reborn Series 1 Classics Land Rover to Offer Unique Reborn Series 1 Classics

Land Rover Classic is underscoring its commitment to historic Land Rovers with the launch of the ‘Reborn’ initiative for the Series I at Techno-Classica in Essen...
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Racing Icons to be Celebrated at Donington Historic Festival Racing Icons to be Celebrated at Donington Historic Festival

Two fascinating characters from the early days of motor racing will be honoured at this year’s Donington Historic Festival (30th April, 1st & 2nd May)...
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Cord L-29 Takes First FIVA Best Preserved Vehicle Award Cord L-29 Takes First FIVA Best Preserved Vehicle Award

FIVA celebrates its 50th anniversary with the FIVA World Motoring Heritage Year. To celebrate, a very special Cord L-29 has been awarded ‘Best Preserved Vehicle’....
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Beaulieu Set for Hot Rod & Custom Classics Beaulieu Set for Hot Rod & Custom Classics

Celebrating the world of customised cars and bikes, Beaulieu’s Hot Rod & Custom Drive-In Day on 19th June, will bring together hundreds of incredible machines...
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Classic XKSS to be Produced again by Jaguar in Limited Run Classic XKSS to be Produced again by Jaguar in Limited Run

Jaguar is to build the XKSS again as an ultra-exclusive continuation model – and the price? Well, it will be in excess of £1 million...
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JD Classics Kicks off Season with Podium Success at Goodwood JD Classics Kicks off Season with Podium Success at Goodwood

In the first race of the 74th Goodwood Members’ Meeting weekend – the Gerry Marshall Trophy – the JD Classics’ Patrick Motorsport Rover SD1 takes first...
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Santa Pod Readies for Classic Fords from Anglias to Zodiacs Santa Pod Readies for Classic Fords from Anglias to Zodiacs

Classic Ford Show, in association with Admiral Insurance, will take place at the famous Santa Pod drag strip in Podington on Sunday 5th June...
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Over 100 Classic Cars Prepare for 2016 Flying Scotsman Rally Over 100 Classic Cars Prepare for 2016 Flying Scotsman Rally

Over 100 Classic cars will depart from Belvoir Castle on Friday 15th April for this year’s Flying Scotsman Rally – three days of vintage motoring adventure...
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100 Year Old Ford Model T to Drive Around the World 100 Year Old Ford Model T to Drive Around the World

The couple, both retired, have so far covered almost 50,000 miles, visiting and supporting various charitable projects...
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Classic Touring Cars Confirmed for Donington Historic Classic Touring Cars Confirmed for Donington Historic

Donington Park will play host to a fantastic selection of historic ‘tin-tops’ from the 1950s to 1990s in special races at Donington Historic Festival...
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Vintage Alfa Romeo Surfaces After Decades Hidden Vintage Alfa Romeo Surfaces After Decades Hidden

A 1932 straight eight supercharged Alfa Romeo hidden for decades has resurfaced and is ready for the road once again...
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Auto Union Type C Confirmed for Classic Nostalgia Auto Union Type C Confirmed for Classic Nostalgia

Over 80 years after it first competed at the world-famous Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb, the Auto Union Type C Grand Prix car will make a spectacular comeback...
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Group B Rally Monsters Confirmed for Classic Nostalgia Group B Rally Monsters Confirmed for Classic Nostalgia

The works Audi Quattro returns to Shelsley Walsh 30 years on as the Midland Automobile Club pays tribute to the mighty Group B rally cars of the 80s...
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Classic Minis Set to Descend on Brooklands Classic Minis Set to Descend on Brooklands

Though the cars may be on the small side, there is nothing tiny about Brooklands Museum’s annual Mini Day on Sunday 3rd April...
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1939 Fiat 500 Topolino with Less than 2,000 Miles for Sale 1939 Fiat 500 Topolino with Less than 2,000 Miles for Sale

A special pre-war Fiat 500 Topolino with a fascinating history will be auctioned by Classic Car Auctions (CCA) on Saturday 19th March...
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Hedge Find E-Type Reaches £58k at Auction Hedge Find E-Type Reaches £58k at Auction

A 1963 Jaguar E-Type found under a hedge in the village of Bisley in Surrey sold for £58,000 at COYS Spring Classics auction in London...
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Classic Škoda 1000 MBX De Luxe Turns 50 Classic Škoda 1000 MBX De Luxe Turns 50

The elegant two-door Škoda 1000 MBX De Luxe turns 50 this month, having been debuted at the International Motor Show in Geneva on 10th March 1966...
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Historically Important and Restoration Classics Sell at NEC Historically Important and Restoration Classics Sell at NEC

Silverstone Auctions secured impressive results at Restoration and Classic Car Show with total sales of £1.5million...
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60 Years of the VW Transporter Inspires Hanover Display 60 Years of the VW Transporter Inspires Hanover Display

Although the very first VW bus was produced in 1950, in Wolfsburg, it was on 8 March 1956, production began in Hanover, sparking an international motoring classic...
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Special Lancia Delta Integrale Set for Spring Auction Special Lancia Delta Integrale Set for Spring Auction

The Lancia Delta Integrale shouts ‘speciale’, but this model set for the Historics' Spring auction propels specialness to a whole new dimension....
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Jaguar Hiding in the Undergrowth Uncovered for Auction Jaguar Hiding in the Undergrowth Uncovered for Auction

1963 Jaguar E-Type found under a hedge in the village of Bisley in Surrey could sell for thousands of pounds at an international car auction in London on 8th March...
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120 Years of London to Brighton and 130 of Benz Motorwagen 120 Years of London to Brighton and 130 of Benz Motorwagen

The 2016 Veteran Car Run to celebrate two big birthdays of motoring history for both Mercedes Benz and the London to Brighton run...
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Race Retro Auction Sees £4.7 Million in Classic Car Sales Race Retro Auction Sees £4.7 Million in Classic Car Sales

In front of hundreds of historic motorsport fans, Silverstone Auctions achieved strong results in three days of auctions at Race Retro...
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Classic MG TA Police Car Set for March Sale Classic MG TA Police Car Set for March Sale

78-year-old MG TA, originally patrolling the streets of Lancashire, during a very different motoring era comes to auction...
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Minors to Maxis to Descend on Brooklands Minors to Maxis to Descend on Brooklands

Two of the most popular marques in British motoring history will be celebrated on Sunday 6th March when Brooklands Museum hosts its annual Austin Morris Day...
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The Lady in the Van Bedford Heads to Auction The Lady in the Van Bedford Heads to Auction

A 1957 Bedford CA van, that starred in the 2015 film ‘The Lady in the Van’ with Dame Maggie Smith, will be auctioned by Silverstone Auctions...
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Great Britain Takes Gold at London Classic Car Show Great Britain Takes Gold at London Classic Car Show

Great Britain has produced more of the world’s greatest cars than any other nation, according to the London Classic Car Show...
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Donington Historic Festival Reveals 2016 Line-up Donington Historic Festival Reveals 2016 Line-up

The 2016 Donington Historic Festival will feature 17 races showcasing competition cars from the 1920s to the 1990s...
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Classic Fords of all Shapes to Descend on Beaulieu Classic Fords of all Shapes to Descend on Beaulieu

One of the biggest and most popular Simply rallies in Beaulieu’s events calendar, Simply Ford, will return on Sunday 1st May, with more than 1,000 Fords...
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Sleeping Aston Martins Break Cover for Auction Sleeping Aston Martins Break Cover for Auction

Two sleeping classic Aston Martin will be auctioned by Classic Car Auctions at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre on Saturday 19th March...
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Eagle Completes Their Trilogy with the Spyder GT Eagle Completes Their Trilogy with the Spyder GT

Following the Eagle Speedster and the Eagle Low Drag GT, the third incarnation of the famous E-type combines a bit of both, giving birth to the Eagle Spyder GT...
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Capital Gears up for Second London Classic Car Show Capital Gears up for Second London Classic Car Show

In a matter of days, the doors will open for visitors to Ferraris, Maseratis, Porsches and countless other classics at the London Classic Car Show...
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Cholmondeley Pageant of Power Transforms for 2016 Cholmondeley Pageant of Power Transforms for 2016

The ninth staging of the Cheshire-based event would be held under a new name encapsulating its roots - Cholmondeley Power and Speed...
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British Motor Museum Reopens its Doors to New Era British Motor Museum Reopens its Doors to New Era

The new look British Motor Museum opened its doors to the public on Saturday 13 February following a £1.1m refurbishment...
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Brian Lister Cup Recognises Huge Restoration Effort Brian Lister Cup Recognises Huge Restoration Effort

Tony Wood, Will Nuthall and their team awarded for a sensational racing comeback in 2015 in the Woods’ family Lister-Jaguar Knobbly...
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Finalists Revealed for National Car Club Awards Finalists Revealed for National Car Club Awards

The finalists in the inaugural National Car Club Awards celebrate classic car heroes across 16 awards...
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Alfa Rally to Bring Italian Style to Beaulieu Alfa Rally to Bring Italian Style to Beaulieu

Beaulieu will be welcoming more than 500 Alfa Romeos on 17th April for the Spring Alfa Day rally - he first national event of the year for the Alfa Romeo Owners’ Club...
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Grand Prix Austin Healey Heads to Race Retro Grand Prix Austin Healey Heads to Race Retro

A 1953 Austin Healey that raced in the New Zealand Grand Prix will make its show debut at Race Retro on 26th to 28th February...
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Dad’s Army Ford Van Returns to Life After Restoration Dad’s Army Ford Van Returns to Life After Restoration

The 1935 Ford BB van, which features in the legendary sitcom “Dad’s Army” as Corporal Jones’s van, has been given a new lease of life...
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Austin 7 Sports and Racers Set for Beaulieu in July Austin 7 Sports and Racers Set for Beaulieu in July

This year’s Austin 7 Rally at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu (3rd July) will focus on ‘Austin 7 Sports & Racers’ with a special display of some rare examples...
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Peugeot to Flex its Heritage Muscles at the London Classic Car Show Peugeot to Flex its Heritage Muscles at the London Classic Car Show

This year’s London Classic Car Show, held on 18th to 21st February, sees Peugeot celebrate a considerable history with key anniversaries...
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Renault Heritage Cars Confirmed for Rétromobile Renault Heritage Cars Confirmed for Rétromobile

Renault are putting forward a classic collection at the 2016 edition of Salon Rétromobile, to be held from 3-7 February at the Parc des Expositions in Paris...
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Le Mans Classic Confirmed for Jaguar Classic Challenge Le Mans Classic Confirmed for Jaguar Classic Challenge

Le Mans Classic is confirmed for inclusion in the all-new Jaguar Heritage Challenge race calendar for 2016...
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Classic Bikes Heads to Coys London Auction Classic Bikes Heads to Coys London Auction

Over 110 classic and sporting motorcycles are going under the hammer at the London Motorcycle Show on 13th February...
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Renault Classic to Compete at Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique Renault Classic to Compete at Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique

Renault Classic will enter four crews in the famous Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique, which starts on the 29 January...
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Classic Cars to Represent Six Nations Battle Classic Cars to Represent Six Nations Battle

Teams of classic cars line up for a unique Six Nations contest at the London Classic Car Show (18-21 February) to find the world’s leading car producing country....
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Lancaster Insurance Confirms First for Pride of Ownership Lancaster Insurance Confirms First for Pride of Ownership

A mixed trio of stunning classic cars are the first vehicles to be confirmed for the Pride of Ownership display, to be sponsored by Lancaster Insurance...
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Search Starts for Classic Car Club Heroes Search Starts for Classic Car Club Heroes

Classic car club members and enthusiasts are invited to nominate in a choice of 16 categories that recognise and award...
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Race Retro to Host Special Competition Car Auction Race Retro to Host Special Competition Car Auction

Silverstone Auctions will be hosting a special Competition Car only sale at Race Retro on Friday 26th February...
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205 GTI Takes Hot Hatch Title at Performance Car Show 205 GTI Takes Hot Hatch Title at Performance Car Show

The 205 GTi saw off some of the most popular hatches of all time to claim the accolade, having been part of a shortlist of 50...
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Henri Toivonen to be Celebrated at Race Retro Henri Toivonen to be Celebrated at Race Retro

Race Retro will remember Finnish rally driver Henri Toivonen who sadly lost his life along with co-driver Sergio Cresto, in a Lancia Delta S4 on 2nd May 1986...
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CMC Apprentices to Take on Complete Lancia Restoration CMC Apprentices to Take on Complete Lancia Restoration

For the first time ever in the UK a nut and bolt restoration of a classic car is to be undertaken by apprentices who are serving their time at a Shropshire company...
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Group 5 Monsters Confirmed for Goodwood Members’ Meeting Group 5 Monsters Confirmed for Goodwood Members’ Meeting

The 74th Goodwood Members’ Meeting, on 19-20 March, will showcase some of the most iconic sportscars of all time; the 5-litre Group 5 cars which raced from 1969-71...
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Rare Countach 400S Confirmed for Race Retro Sale Rare Countach 400S Confirmed for Race Retro Sale

An incredibly rare 1981 Lamborghini Countach 400S is one of the very special consignments of Silverstone Auctions’ classic car sale at Race Retro...
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John Surtees Awarded CBE New Year's Honours John Surtees Awarded CBE New Year's Honours

John Surtees, the only person to win world championships on both four and two wheels, has been awarded a CBE in Britain's New Year's Honours list 2016...
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Celebrations Confirmed for Silverstone Classic Celebrations Confirmed for Silverstone Classic

Many key motoring milestones will be celebrated in style at the annual Silverstone Classic from 29 to 31 July...
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Bentley Continental Traces its Classic DNA Bentley Continental Traces its Classic DNA

The Continental name first entered the company’s vocabulary in 1952 with the R-Type Continental; to some, the world’s first Grand Tourer...
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Classic Vauxhall Wyvern Returns Home to Luton Classic Vauxhall Wyvern Returns Home to Luton

A Vauxhall Wyvern, which rolled off the Luton production line in 1949, put its wheels back on to British soil for the first time in 66 years...
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FordFest Confirms Fast and Classic Fords for 2016 FordFest Confirms Fast and Classic Fords for 2016

Sunday 18th September has been confirmed as the date for one of the country’s leading Ford events, FordFest, based at the world famous Santa Pod drag strip...
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Mini Focus at Historic Rally Car Register Open Day Mini Focus at Historic Rally Car Register Open Day

The HRCR Open Day on 16 January 2016 at the British Motor Museum will look back 50 years at the controversy created by the Mini on the 1966 Monte Carlo Rally...
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A Mini Event with Big Appeal Returns for 2016 A Mini Event with Big Appeal Returns for 2016

That fabulous classic car event dedicated to the most iconic small car in Britain is set to return to Rockingham Motor Speedway on 10 July 2016...
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Classic Porsche Le Mans Racer Reunited with Driver Classic Porsche Le Mans Racer Reunited with Driver

Thirty-five years since it last turned a wheel in anger, a significant Porsche race car has arrived in the UK in the first stage of a special journey...
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Race Retro to Celebrate Damon Hill Career Race Retro to Celebrate Damon Hill Career

Race Retro will celebrate the career of British racing driver Damon Hill to mark the 20th anniversary of his World Championship win...
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Heritage Motor Centre: Bigger, Better, New Name Heritage Motor Centre: Bigger, Better, New Name

The world’s largest collection of historic British cars is re-branding its venue at Gaydon to the British Motor Museum, and undertaking a major refurbishment...
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Classic Fashion Pagoda Joins NEC Classic Motor Show Classic Fashion Pagoda Joins NEC Classic Motor Show

A 1971 Mercedes-Benz 280SL ‘Pagoda’ once owned by noted London fashion house proprietor Joan Burstein is one of the stars at this year’s Classic Motor Show...
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120 Years of Production for ŠKODA 120 Years of Production for ŠKODA

This classic brand has survived the turmoil of two world wars, and battled through some of the toughest economic conditions Europe has seen...
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Peter Sellers’ Classic Lotus Elan Heads to Auction Peter Sellers’ Classic Lotus Elan Heads to Auction

A rare 1966 Lotus Elan S2 once owned by Peter Sellers, will be auctioned at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show on Saturday 14th November...
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Historic Kop Hill Raises £75,000 for Charity Historic Kop Hill Raises £75,000 for Charity

The historic hill climb weekend, that takes place each September, has announced that the amazing amount of £75,000 has been raised by the event this year...
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380 Veteran Cars Take Part in London to Brighton 380 Veteran Cars Take Part in London to Brighton

More than 380 pioneering veteran cars dating back to the dawn of motoring enjoyed unseasonably mild conditions...
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Fast Fords Set to Stir Interest at Classic NEC Sale Fast Fords Set to Stir Interest at Classic NEC Sale

The famous blue oval is expected to grab attention at the NEC on 14-15 November as Silverstone Auctions lines up iconic high-performance Fords for auction...
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Jaguar E-type Wins Best British Car Ever Vote Jaguar E-type Wins Best British Car Ever Vote

By public vote the ‘Best British Car Ever’ is the Jaguar E-type, revealed today at Classic & Sports Car – The London Show...
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The London Show Kicks off With Great Success The London Show Kicks off With Great Success

Classic & Sports Car – The London Show has opened its doors to the public for the first time with thousands of visitors drawn to stunning classic car displays...
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400 Vintage Cars Set for Veteran Car Run 400 Vintage Cars Set for Veteran Car Run

More than 400 drivers and their hardy passengers will deal with whatever the weather has in store to drive 60 miles from London to Brighton...
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First Right Hand Drive Triumph TR5 up for Sale First Right Hand Drive Triumph TR5 up for Sale

The first production right hand drive 1967 TR5 Roadster is to be sold by classic car restorers Classic Motor Cars...
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Bonhams Confirms Long-term Backing of Veteran Car Run Bonhams Confirms Long-term Backing of Veteran Car Run

The organisers of the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run have announced that Auction house Bonhams has further extended its backing until 2019...
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London Classic Car Show Almost Doubled for 2016 London Classic Car Show Almost Doubled for 2016

When the London Classic Car Show opened its doors for the first time in January, it covered 18,000 sq m at ExCeL London. For 2016, that’s grown to 34,000 sq m...
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Flywheel Classic Event Confirmed for 2016 Flywheel Classic Event Confirmed for 2016

Historic aircraft, competition cars, classic road cars and military machines will converge on Bicester Heritage for the weekend of 2nd and 3rd July 2016...
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Top Classics Lined up for Tenth Meguiar’s Club Showcase Top Classics Lined up for Tenth Meguiar’s Club Showcase

The Meguiar’s Club Showcase celebrates its tenth anniversary at this year’s Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show...
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Hordes of Classics Expected for Brooklands Classic Breakfast Hordes of Classics Expected for Brooklands Classic Breakfast

The last Brooklands Classic Breakfast of 2015 will give classic vehicle enthusiasts the chance to admire the cars, motorbikes, commercials and supercars on show...
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Rare Classic Range Rover Convertible Heads to NEC Auction Rare Classic Range Rover Convertible Heads to NEC Auction

A rare classic Range Rover convertible conversion is due to be sold at Silverstone Auctions’ last auction of the year, The NEC Classic Motor Show Sale...
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Historic Royal Land Rover Confirmed for NEC Motor Show Historic Royal Land Rover Confirmed for NEC Motor Show

Royal heritage will roll into the NEC for the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show on 13 – 15 November, courtesy of the Heritage Motor Centre....
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Porsche Rebuilt Celebration Classics up for Auction Porsche Rebuilt Celebration Classics up for Auction

Two rare Porsche-built air-cooled 911s manufactured to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 911 in 2014 will head to Silverstone Auctions’ inaugural Porsche Sale...
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Close Finish for Classics Battling Sahara Challenge Close Finish for Classics Battling Sahara Challenge

It was a fight to the finish as the ERA’s Sahara Challenge reached its end in the Jaama el-Fnaa Square of Marrakesh after a ten-day rally from Madrid....
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Classic and Customs Confirmed for Motorcycle Live Classic and Customs Confirmed for Motorcycle Live

Motorcycle Live 2015, which takes 28 November to 6 December, will also be hosting some of the UK’s most impressive custom and classic machinery...
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Heritage Bentleys Hit the Track in Germany Heritage Bentleys Hit the Track in Germany

Bentley Motors enjoyed a successful weekend at the 17th Jochpass Oldtimer Memorial and Historic-Rallye in Bad Hindelang, Germany...
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Vauxhall Heritage Cars Set for NEC Classic Motor Show Vauxhall Heritage Cars Set for NEC Classic Motor Show

Vauxhall Motors’ fourth appearance at the NEC Classic Motor Show (November 13-15) will this year showcase six rare and unique classic models...
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Aston Martin Celebrates Heritage at The London Show Aston Martin Celebrates Heritage at The London Show

Aston Martin will be celebrated in style at the Classic & Sports Car – The London Show, with an impressive collection of some of their most iconic classic cars....
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Mussolini’s Isotta Fraschini Confirmed for Veteran Car Run Mussolini’s Isotta Fraschini Confirmed for Veteran Car Run

A unique veteran car that Italian dictator Benito Mussolini once donated to the Henry Ford Museum will be making a guest appearance as a special invited entry....
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Classics Compete from Madrid to Marrakesh in Sahara Challenge Classics Compete from Madrid to Marrakesh in Sahara Challenge

An eclectic mix of around 40 classic cars headed off from the starting line in Madrid on Monday 5th October for the revival of The ERA’s Sahara Challenge....
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Classic Racing Back in the Mountains with JD Classics Classic Racing Back in the Mountains with JD Classics

In the gorgeous surroundings of the Alps, JD Classics put in a strong performance at the historic racing calendar’s newest event: the revived Bernina Granturismo....
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Iconic Classics Assembled at Alexandra Palace Iconic Classics Assembled at Alexandra Palace

With less than a month until 300 classics descend on Alexandra Palace for Classic & Sports Car – The London Show, the show assembled icons in front of the venue...
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Strong Classic Car Sales at Frankfurt Motor Show Strong Classic Car Sales at Frankfurt Motor Show

Classic car auctioneers Coys achieved some outstanding results at their inaugural auction at the IAA Frankfurt Motor Show on Saturday 26th September...
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First and Last of the 50 Porsche Flatnoses for Sale First and Last of the 50 Porsche Flatnoses for Sale

Silverstone Auctions will be presenting the first and last of the 50 Porsche 930 Turbo SE ‘Flatnoses’ made for the UK market in its first Porsche Sale...
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Ant Anstead and Fuzz Townshend Confirmed for NEC Ant Anstead and Fuzz Townshend Confirmed for NEC

Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show has confirmed Ant Anstead from ‘For The Love of Cars’ and Fuzz Townshend from ‘Car SOS’ as two stars at the show...
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Classics and Legends Celebrate 15th Rallyday Classics and Legends Celebrate 15th Rallyday

Rallyday celebrated its 15th anniversary at Castle Combe, with more than 10,000 spectators flocking to see the cars and stars from the world of rallying...
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Famous Moss Cars Confirmed for Classic & Sports Car Famous Moss Cars Confirmed for Classic & Sports Car

Classic & Sports Car – The London Show ‘Best of British’ theme will also include a display of important British single-seaters raced by Sir Stirling Moss...
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JD Classics See More Racing Podiums at Spa JD Classics See More Racing Podiums at Spa

Following three victories at Goodwood Revival, JD Classics took another victory and a podium this weekend at Spa...
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Concours of Elegance Returns to Windsor Castle for 2016 Concours of Elegance Returns to Windsor Castle for 2016

In 2016, the Concours of Elegance returns to the spectacular venue which saw the event established, Windsor Castle...
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Coys Line up 70 Classics for Frankfurt Motor Show Coys Line up 70 Classics for Frankfurt Motor Show

Classic car auctioneers Coys have lined up 70 classic and sports cars for their inaugural auction at the Frankfurt International Motor Show...
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Rolls-Royce Celebrates Coachbuilders at Goodwood Rolls-Royce Celebrates Coachbuilders at Goodwood

Rolls-Royce celebrated a record Goodwood Revival over the weekend as they rolled out their latest vehicles aside some very special coachbuilt history...
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Classic E-Type Restoration Makes Birthday Surprise Classic E-Type Restoration Makes Birthday Surprise

The sixtieth E-Type to leave Jaguar’s production line in 1961 went back to Somerset to surprise its previous owner on their 83rd birthday...
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Classic Listers Out in Force at Goodwood Revival Classic Listers Out in Force at Goodwood Revival

Eight classic Lister competition cars took part in the Sussex Trophy on the final day of Goodwood Revival...
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JD Classics Takes Further Wins at Goodwood Revival JD Classics Takes Further Wins at Goodwood Revival

JD Classics won three races and came second in its fourth at the world-famous Goodwood Revival – including a win in the iconic RAC TT Celebration race...
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Super Rare Aston Martin Surfaces for Auction Super Rare Aston Martin Surfaces for Auction

Named the ‘Sotheby Special’, after sponsor W.D. & H.O. Wills’ brand of cigarettes, the cutting edge lines of the car were by Ogle Design...
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Jaguar XK120 Jabbeke Takes Salon Privé Win Jaguar XK120 Jabbeke Takes Salon Privé Win

In spite of stiff competition, a sublime Jaguar XK120 Jabbeke, owned by Mr Kurt A. Engelhorn stole the show on the Thursday of Salon Privé...
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Classic Aston Martin Car Assured Provenance Launched Classic Aston Martin Car Assured Provenance Launched

Aston Martin has unveiled a new Assured Provenance certification programme which comprehensively assesses the background of its heritage sports cars...
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Lister Sees its History on Track at Goodwood Revival Lister Sees its History on Track at Goodwood Revival

Lister Cars is eagerly anticipating this weekend’s Goodwood Revival with a host of Lister competition cars taking to the famous track...
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Icons and Birthdays from Ford at Goodwood Revival Icons and Birthdays from Ford at Goodwood Revival

To celebrate a history of iconic vehicles Ford will be celebrating both the old and new at the ‘Earls Court’ exhibition at Goodwood Revival this weekend...
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Goodwood Revival Sees Jaguar Flex Heritage Muscles Goodwood Revival Sees Jaguar Flex Heritage Muscles

Jaguar will be rolling out a few of its glorious heritage fleet at Goodwood Revival to celebrate a rich history both on and off the track...
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Aston Martin Celebrates Heritage at Goodwood Revival Aston Martin Celebrates Heritage at Goodwood Revival

Aston Martin returns to the historic Goodwood Revival this weekend, with a selection of classic cars that celebrate the 102-year-old brand’s rich heritage...
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Salon Privé Hosts £5 million Classic and Modern Sale Salon Privé Hosts £5 million Classic and Modern Sale

Silverstone Auctions’ Salon Privé sale saw numerous special and desirable classics push the total sales value to £5 million...
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Vauxhall Rolling in Style at Goodwood Revival Vauxhall Rolling in Style at Goodwood Revival

Taking pride of place in the Goodwood Revival Transport Corps is Vauxhall Heritage Centre’s prized 1926 OE-type 30-98...
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First Inductees Announced for Scottish Motoring Hall of Fame First Inductees Announced for Scottish Motoring Hall of Fame

that the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers (ASMW), supported by Bridge of Weir Leather Company, publically announced those very first inductees...
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Rare Classics Impress Thousands at Concours of Elegance Classic Speed Machines Due at Brooklands Motorsport Festival

Sixty incredible cars, some never seen before in the UK, partook in the main Concours event, converging on the Palace of Holyroodhouse...
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Classic Speed Machines Due at Brooklands Motorsport Festival Classic Speed Machines Due at Brooklands Motorsport Festival

Now in its fifth year, the annual Motorsport Festival at the Brooklands Museum will welcome vast numbers of competition cars from all motorspor eras on 11th October...
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Hexagon Classics Brings Top Classics to Salon Privé Hexagon Classics Brings Top Classics to Salon Privé

Highlight of Hexagon’s collection is its 1972 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Shooting Brake, entered in the Post-War Coachwork concours class...
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Beaulieu Launches Appeal to Build New 1920 Bluebird Gearbox Beaulieu Launches Appeal to Build New 1920 Bluebird Gearbox

The National Motor Museum has launched an appeal to raise funds to build a new gearbox for Sir Malcolm Campbell’s historic Sunbeam Land Speed Record car...
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Vintage Bentley Found Scattered as Parts about the Home Vintage Bentley Found Scattered as Parts about the Home

Rare 1928 Bentley 4½ litre with Victor Broom Drophead coachwork was unearthed in a house in the middle of London…spread as parts throughout the owner’s home...
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Jaguar Heritage Challenge Ends with E-Type Win Jaguar Heritage Challenge Ends with E-Type Win

Mike Wilkinson and John Bussell ensured a classic ending end to the inaugural season of the Jaguar Heritage Challenge as they took the chequered flag...
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CCA Sees £900k in Classic Car Sales and £25k for Charity CCA Sees £900k in Classic Car Sales and £25k for Charity

Classic Car Auctions (CCA) ended the summer on a high with its biggest and best ever sale at CarFest South with a total sales value of more than £900,000...
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Classics Cars, Mud and Live Music at CarFest Classics Cars, Mud and Live Music at CarFest

CarFest returned to Laverstoke Park Farm over the August Bank Holiday Weekend (28-30 August) for the second of this year’s two automotive festivals...
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Lord Montagu of Beaulieu Dies Aged 88 Lord Montagu of Beaulieu Dies Aged 88

Today is a sad day for classic motoring as Edward, 3rd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu dies after a short illness. He died peacefully at his home on 31st August 2015...
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Classic Trucks to Roll into Heritage Motor Centre Classic Trucks to Roll into Heritage Motor Centre

Over 400 modern and classic trucks are gearing up for two days of truck fun at the Heritage Motor Centre on Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 September...
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Arie Luyendyk and John Bowe Confirmed for Revival Arie Luyendyk and John Bowe Confirmed for Revival

Arie Luyendyk and John Bowe are among the final wave of international motor racing legends to be added to the Goodwood Revival line-up...
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World’s Largest Porsche Auction Comes to Hedingham Castle World’s Largest Porsche Auction Comes to Hedingham Castle

The world’s largest Porsche auction will be held by classic car auctioneers Coys on Sunday 6th September during the famous Porsche Classics at the Castle event...
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Over 200 Classics Gather for Simply Classics & Sports Car Over 200 Classics Gather for Simply Classics & Sports Car

The sun shone for Simply Classics & Sports Car at Beaulieu, as a colourful display of over 200 classic and sports cars provided a diverse range of motors...
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The Big Cat Breaks Cover After Years Hidden The Big Cat Breaks Cover After Years Hidden

John Steed's famous ‘Big Cat’ Jag XJ-C 12, in Racing Green, is coming to Auction through H&H Classics on 14 October...
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JD Classics on Pebble Beach Podium with DB2 JD Classics on Pebble Beach Podium with DB2

JD Classics has gained major recognition at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance – the world’s most prestigious classic car event – for the sixth year in a row...
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Schwantz, Spencer and Corser Confirmed for Goodwood Revival Schwantz, Spencer and Corser Confirmed for Goodwood Revival

Kevin Schwantz, Freddie Spencer and Troy Corser, will take part in the Barry Sheene Memorial Trophy at the Goodwood Revival on 11-13 September...
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Pristine Classic Mercedes, Daimler and Porsche to Auction Pristine Classic Mercedes, Daimler and Porsche to Auction

Silverstone Auctions’ most prestigious sale of the year at Salon Privé on 4 September features a dream line-up of classic cars for sale...
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Land Rover to Celebrate Series Heritage at Goodwood Land Rover to Celebrate Series Heritage at Goodwood

Land Rover’s celebration of 67 years of Series Land Rover and Defender production will continue with a not-to-be-missed spectacle at this year’s Goodwood Revival...
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London to Brighton Veterans to Stop at Crawley London to Brighton Veterans to Stop at Crawley

London to Brighton veterans will return to Crawley High Street enabling local residents to see the cars close-up...
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Classics Hit the Track Once Again at Kop Hill Classics Hit the Track Once Again at Kop Hill

On the 19 - 20 September Kop Hill Climb returns for the revival of its original event, which takes place annually in Princes Risborough, and is now in its seventh year...
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Blenheim Palace to Host High End Classic Sale Blenheim Palace to Host High End Classic Sale

Silverstone Auctions’ Salon Privé sale on 4th September at Blenheim Palace will offer an impressive selection of high-end classic cars, led by four beautiful Ferraris...
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Outstanding Classic Cars Confirmed for Concours of Elegance Outstanding Classic Cars Confirmed for Concours of Elegance

Concours of Elegance has confirmed an outstanding line-up of classic cars for its 2015 event at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh...
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Record Sale for Classic Ferrari F40 in Germany Record Sale for Classic Ferrari F40 in Germany

A 1992 Ferrari F40 was sold on Saturday night (8th August) for €1.12 million (over £790k) at Coys auction at the 43rd AVD Oldtimer Grand Prix inNurburgring, Germany...
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History to Come Back to Life at Brooklands Reunion History to Come Back to Life at Brooklands Reunion

This year’s Brooklands Reunion on 16th August will mark the 80th anniversaries of two outstanding records at the famous Surrey circuit...
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Flying Scotsman Classic Rally Fills in Record Time Flying Scotsman Classic Rally Fills in Record Time

The Endurance Rally Association’s Flying Scotsman Rally is full steam ahead for April 2016 after the entry list filled in record time...
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40 Years of the Vauxhall Chevette at Sywell Classic 40 Years of the Vauxhall Chevette at Sywell Classic

Vauxhall Heritage will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the classic Chevette at this year’s Footman James Sywell Classic – Pistons and Props motoring festival...
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Classic Legends to go Under the Hammer at Nurburgring Classic Legends to go Under the Hammer at Nurburgring

Coys return to the Nurburgring for the 43rd AVD Oldtimer Grand Prix with over 70 classic and sports cars going under the hammer on Saturday 8th August....
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Fourteen BTCC Winners Confirmed for Goodwood Revival Fourteen BTCC Winners Confirmed for Goodwood Revival

Fourteen British Touring Car race winners are now confirmed to compete at the Goodwood Revival on 11-13 September in a variety of historic races...
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49 Years of the International Beaulieu Autojumble 49 Years of the International Beaulieu Autojumble

There are just three weeks to go until visitors from all over Europe descend on Beaulieu for the 49th annual International Autojumble...
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Aston Martin DB6 Sets Sale Record at Barons Aston Martin DB6 Sets Sale Record at Barons

An ultra-rare, unrestored and highly original 1969 Aston Martin DB6 Mk 1 Volante Vantage set a new record for Barons when it sold for £781,000 at Sandown Park...
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Classic Listers Show Racing Prowess at Silverstone Classic Listers Show Racing Prowess at Silverstone

A range of classic Lister models took part in the Stirling Moss Trophy at Silverstone Classic over the weekend, crossing the finish line second and third...
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Classic Masses Expected for Simply Classics & Sports Car Classic Masses Expected for Simply Classics & Sports Car

Simply Classics & Sports Car, will return to Beaulieu on Saturday 22nd August, bringing together a huge variety of pre-1990 classic cars of all ages...
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JD Classics Sees Success at Silverstone Classic JD Classics Sees Success at Silverstone Classic

The JD Classics Competition Department rose to the challenge of a wet and fiercely competitive Silverstone Classic...
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Classic Vauxhalls Refuse to Let Rain Interrupt Gathering Classic Vauxhalls Refuse to Let Rain Interrupt Gathering

Despite leaden skies and intermittent showers, over 100 Vauxhalls were on show at Beaulieu’s annual Simply Vauxhall rally on Sunday 26th July...
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From Auction Room to Race Track in 36 Hours From Auction Room to Race Track in 36 Hours

Justin Maeers attended Silverstone Auctions sale with the intention of enjoying a drink among friends, but he left as the proud new owner of a 1959 Cooper Monaco...
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Win Your Favourite Classic Car for the Weekend Win Your Favourite Classic Car for the Weekend

All you have to do is choose your favourite from the list and by August it could be yours for the weekend courtesy of Cherished Vehicle Insurance...
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The Amazing Stories behind Veteran Car Run Vehicles The Amazing Stories behind Veteran Car Run Vehicles

Each and every one of the 450 vintage vehicles that enter the annual Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run has its own extraordinary story...
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Inaugural Classic Competition Car Sale Hits £1 Million Inaugural Classic Competition Car Sale Hits £1 Million

Held on the evening after driver testing at the world’s biggest classic motor racing festival, the sales room was packed with drivers and historic racing enthusiasts...
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Bluebird 350hp Sunbeam Returns to Pendine Sands Bluebird 350hp Sunbeam Returns to Pendine Sands

Pendine came alive as spectators watched a commemorative run of the 350hp Sunbeam, on the 90th anniversary of Malcolm Campbell’s Land Speed Record...
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Classics Attack the Hill at Shelsley Walsh Classic Nostalgia Classics Attack the Hill at Shelsley Walsh Classic Nostalgia

Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb saw record spectator numbers as the historic motorsport venue hosted its Classic Nostalgia, a period themed motoring extravaganza...
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Coys Sees £6 Million at Blenheim Palace Classic Car Auction Coys Sees £6 Million at Blenheim Palace Classic Car Auction

Coys returned to their annual summer sale and concours in the stunning grounds of Blenheim Palace on Saturday 11th July achieving over £6 million in sales...
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Classic and Modern Ferraris Create Stunning Gathering Classic and Modern Ferraris Create Stunning Gathering

The Ferrari Owners’ Club of Great Britain 2015 National Event at Stapleford Park last weekend (11th & 12th July) saw a stunning display of classic cars...
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Special Classic Porsches Head to Silverstone Classic Sale Special Classic Porsches Head to Silverstone Classic Sale

Headlined by the first 964 RS ever produced and gifted by Porsche, not sold through dealers, the N/GT Lightweight Spec car was allegedly given to Ulrich Richter...
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Two Rare Classic Bentleys Join Barons Sale Two Rare Classic Bentleys Join Barons Sale

Barons’ sale at Sandown Park on 28th July is set to be the company’s biggest yet, both in terms of numbers of cars entered and in value of the lots on offer...
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Classic Messerschmitts Gathering Confirmed for Beaulieu Classic Messerschmitts Gathering Confirmed for Beaulieu

On Saturday 1st August Beaulieu will play host to the largest ever UK gathering of three and four wheel Messerschmitts for many years...
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Hope Classic Rally Raises £150k for Charity Hope Classic Rally Raises £150k for Charity

The Hope Classic Rally brought together over 40 of the world’s most desirable classic cars with stars from sport, TV and film to raise £150,000 for HOPEHIV...
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JD Classics Takes Victory at Jaguar Heritage Challenge JD Classics Takes Victory at Jaguar Heritage Challenge

Once again JD Classics have been out on the track and completed a one-two finish in the Jaguar Heritage Challenge race held at the Brands Hatch Superprix...
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New Retro Cars Live Show Brings Classics to Rockingham New Retro Cars Live Show Brings Classics to Rockingham

Unlike many traditional classic car show Retro Cars Live will allow visitors to try out their classics on the Rockingham circuit, alongside other interactive, live features...
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Classic Buses to Stop at Heritage Motor Centre Classic Buses to Stop at Heritage Motor Centre

The nostalgic Buses Festival is set to return to the Heritage Motor Centre on Sunday 23 August with a remarkable display of over 100 classic and modern buses...
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Vauxhall to Celebrate Heritage at London to Brighton Vauxhall to Celebrate Heritage at London to Brighton

Hopefully this year the 1904 Vauxhall 6hp will be joined by its 1903 5hp sister following some major mechanical restoration...
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Austin 7s and their Cousins Descend on Beaulieu Austin 7s and their Cousins Descend on Beaulieu

With a theme of ‘Austin 7s and their Cousins’ the 53rd National Austin 7 Rally, at Beaulieu on 5th July, attracted a unique collection of vehicles that came from afar...
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National Motor Museum BRM Preservation Appeal Reaches £50,000 National Motor Museum BRM Preservation Appeal Reaches £50,000

The National Motor Museum Trust’s BRM Preservation Appeal, to fund vital restoration work on the 1950 BRM V16 1.5 litre Type 15 Grand Prix car has achieved its target...
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Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb Hosts Vintage Sports Cars Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb Hosts Vintage Sports Cars

Capacity entry in a co-promoted event with the Vintage Sports Car Club for pre-war machines, many of which have been competing at Shelsley Walsh ever since...
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MGA Prototype to be Sold at Chateau Impney Hill Climb MGA Prototype to be Sold at Chateau Impney Hill Climb

A historically important and famed MG A will be offered by H&H Classics at its forthcoming 11 July Chateau Impney Hill Climb sale...
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Derek Bell to be Celebrated at Classic Nostalgia Derek Bell to be Celebrated at Classic Nostalgia

The Midland Automobile Club will be celebrating the successes of five-time Le Mans winner Derek Bell at Classic Nostalgia at Shelsley Walsh on the 18th and 19th July...
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Bentley Boys Back in Town for Silverstone Classic Bentley Boys Back in Town for Silverstone Classic

Silverstone Classic (24-26 July) will celebrate its widest-ever spectrum of motor sport history, including the very early day of the famous Bentley Boys...
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Peugeot Celebrates Historic Cars at Goodwood Peugeot Celebrates Historic Cars at Goodwood

Peugeot celebrated producing 65-million cars over 125 years and winning what is believed to be the first ever motor competition 121 years ago...
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Allard History Comes up for Sale at Chateau Impney Allard History Comes up for Sale at Chateau Impney

The restored 1956 Allard Palm Beach Mk II – the 1956 Earl’s Court Motor Show car – is a leading entry at H&H’s forthcoming Chateau Impney Hill Climb auction...
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Aston Martin DB6 Mk 1 Volante Vantage Heads to Auction Aston Martin DB6 Mk 1 Volante Vantage Heads to Auction

An exceptionally rare and highly original 1969 Aston Martin DB6 Mk 1 Volante Vantage is to go under the hammer at Barons at Sandown Park on 28th July...
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1973 Porsche 911T Wins Trans-America Challenge 1973 Porsche 911T Wins Trans-America Challenge

It was Peter and Zoe Lovett who crossed the San Francisco finish line as overall winners of the Endurance Rally Association’s Trans-America Challenge...
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BEN Summer Fete to Include Special Classic Line-up BEN Summer Fete to Include Special Classic Line-up

BEN, the automotive industry charity, will hold its annual Vintage and Classic Car Rally and Summer Fete on Saturday 4th July...
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Classic Van & Pickup Show to Celebrate 50 Years of the Transit Classic Van & Pickup Show to Celebrate 50 Years of the Transit

The show, which is dedicated to light commercial vehicles including pickups, ice-cream vans, campers, taxi’s, hearses and more, will also incorporate the Transit...
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Classic Vauxhalls and Bedfords to Rally Together at Beaulieu Classic Vauxhalls and Bedfords to Rally Together at Beaulieu

Vauxhalls, modern and classic, standard and modified, will congregate at Beaulieu’s Simply Vauxhall rally on Sunday 26th July...
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Brooklands and Ace Cafe Join Forces for Ton-Up Day Brooklands and Ace Cafe Join Forces for Ton-Up Day

Action is the order of the day as Brooklands Museum and Ace Cafe collaborate in a spectacular “Ton-Up Day” dedicated to the pursuit of speed on two wheels...
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Huge Success for Flywheel Festival of Historic Motoring Huge Success for Flywheel Festival of Historic Motoring

The inaugural Flywheel festival of historic motoring, aviation and military vehicles got off to a flying start at Bicester Heritage over the weekend (20 - 21 June)...
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Alfa Romeo Opens Museum to its History Alfa Romeo Opens Museum to its History

Alfa Romeo is celebrating its 105th anniversary by opening its historical museum in Arese, Milan, Italy to the public...
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Hot Rod and Custom Classics Hit Beaulieu Hot Rod and Custom Classics Hit Beaulieu

450 custom, hot rod and classic American cars and bikes cruised into the grounds of the National Motor Museum...
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Rolls-Royce Shooting Brake Steals Show at Burghley House Rolls-Royce Shooting Brake Steals Show at Burghley House

A classic 1923 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost shooting brake once owned by the future Edward VIII burst through its £120,000 upper estimate to sell for £161,280...
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New Classic Racing Car Sale Announced for July New Classic Racing Car Sale Announced for July

A selection of iconic racing cars rarely seen on the open market will be available in a competition car-only Silverstone Auctions sale held ahead of the Silverstone Classic...
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Coventry Transport Museum Reopens in Classic Style Coventry Transport Museum Reopens in Classic Style

Coventry Transport Museum celebrated its official and complete re-opening in style today (20th June), following its extensive £9.5 million redevelopment...
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Renault to Showcase Motorsport History at Goodwood Renault to Showcase Motorsport History at Goodwood

Renault will showcase over 115 years of motorsport at Goodwood Festival of Speed, with cars ranging from the 1902 Renault Type K to the 2005 Formula 1 Renault R25...
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Rare All Female Racing Le Mans MG up for Auction Rare All Female Racing Le Mans MG up for Auction

RM Sotheby’s has lined up the 1934 MG PA/B, chassis PA/1711, which showcased female driving talent at the 1935 Le Mans 24 hour race...
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Captain Nemo's Nautilus Car Comes up for Auction Captain Nemo's Nautilus Car Comes up for Auction

The six-wheeled Nautilus car from the 2003 movie The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen will be sold by Coys, at their Blenheim Palace auction on July 11th...
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Ex-Fangio C-Type Takes Class Win at Le Mans Ex-Fangio C-Type Takes Class Win at Le Mans

JD Classics’ unstoppable ex-Fangio C-Type took home a class win at Le Mans Legend this year, followed swiftly by the team’s Jaguar T33 in second place...
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Classic Maserati Beats All Expectations at Auction Classic Maserati Beats All Expectations at Auction

Anglia Car Auctions set a new auction house record in its June Classic Car Sale with the sale of a 1962 Maserati 3500 GT for more than three times its highest estimate...
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Impressive Vintage Rolls-Royce and Bentleys Set for H&H Sale Impressive Vintage Rolls-Royce and Bentleys Set for H&H Sale

Held in conjunction with the Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club Annual Concours & Rally on 20 June H&H will offer a selection of Rolls-Royces and Bentleys...
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Neal and Shedden to Return to Silverstone Classic in Lotus Cortina Neal and Shedden to Return to Silverstone Classic in Lotus Cortina

Touring car legends Matt Neal and Gordon Shedden are teaming up once again for a second shot at glory at this year’s 25th anniversary Silverstone Classic (24-26 July)...
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Classics Reward Record Crowds at Pageant of Power Classics Reward Record Crowds at Pageant of Power

This year’s Cholmondeley Pageant of Power attracted record visitor numbers thanks to an action-packed programme of classic and modern power on land, air and water...
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National Motorcycle Museum to Restore Foggy’s First Bike National Motorcycle Museum to Restore Foggy’s First Bike

The National Motorcycle Museum has confirmed that it will be restoring a very special little classic bike for four times World Superbike Champion Carl Fogarty MBE...
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GT40 Domination for 2015 Le Mans Legend Race GT40 Domination for 2015 Le Mans Legend Race

Ford grabbed the limelight in the Le Mans Legend, as a pair of GT40s that competed at La Sarthe in the 1960s finished first and second...
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500 Vintage Bikes Ride Together for Classic Banbury Run 500 Vintage Bikes Ride Together for Classic Banbury Run

Around 500 Veteran and Vintage motorcycles will ride out together when the Heritage Motor Centre hosts the Vintage Motor Cycle Club Banbury Run on 21 June...
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70’s, 80’s and 90’s Classic Supercars to Sell at Silverstone 70’s, 80’s and 90’s Classic Supercars to Sell at Silverstone

Silverstone Auctions returns to its spiritual home at Silverstone circuit with some exceptional classic supercars from the Seventies, Eighties and Nineties...
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Alfa to Zundapp at ACA Classic Car Auction Alfa to Zundapp at ACA Classic Car Auction

Anglia Car Auction’s third sale of the year, on Saturday 13th June, has seen the Kings Lynn auctioneer bringing in 260 classic cars covering marques from A to Z...
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Trans-America Challenge Takes the Roads Less Travelled Trans-America Challenge Takes the Roads Less Travelled

Three days in and the Endurance Rally Association’s second Trans-America Challenge has again gathered a fantastic entry list of 45 classic cars...
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JD Classics Fully Geared up for Le Mans Legend Race JD Classics Fully Geared up for Le Mans Legend Race

JD Classics will be fielding five entries to this year’s Le Mans Legend race, following an impressive overall victory at the event in 2013...
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F40, 911, C-Type and Range Rover as Trailblazing Cars F40, 911, C-Type and Range Rover as Trailblazing Cars

Coventry Transport Museum has named the Ferrari F40, Porsche 911 Turbo, original Range Rover and Jaguar C-type as Trailblazing Cars of the World for its re-launch...
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Group B and F1 Classics at Pageant of Power Group B and F1 Classics at Pageant of Power

Classic motorsport cars will be hitting the track at this year’s Cholmondeley Pageant of Power (CPOP), as the event celebrates F1 and Group B rally cars...
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Blazing Sun and Roaring Exhausts Hit Shelsley Walsh Blazing Sun and Roaring Exhausts Hit Shelsley Walsh

Blazing sunshine and huge crowds greeted a capacity list of competitors in the ‘Best of British’ hill climbing event at Shelsley Walsh over the weekend...
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Mazda Racing History to be Showcased at Goodwood Mazda Racing History to be Showcased at Goodwood

Mazda will celebrate its motorsport heritage as Central Feature Marque at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed...
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Classic Jaguar Sale Has Something for Everyone Classic Jaguar Sale Has Something for Everyone

Barons’ annual Jaguar Heritage sale on 16th June at Sandown Park features one particular lot that’s likely to catch the eye of any classic car enthusiast...
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97 Year Old Navigator in Classic Roller Take on Rally 97 Year Old Navigator in Classic Roller Take on Rally

The Trans-America Challenge is to play host to a woman who is believed to be the world’s oldest rally navigator - 97-year-old Dorothy Caldwell...
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300 Classics Gathered for Historics’ Grand Summer Sale 300 Classics Gathered for Historics’ Grand Summer Sale

With a record consignment of 200 classic motorcars and 100 classic motorcycles coming under the hammer at its 21st anniversary sale...
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Rally Classics Join Forces at Historic Marathon Rally Show Rally Classics Join Forces at Historic Marathon Rally Show

Some of the greatest names in historic marathon rally history were reunited on Sunday 31st May at the Historic Marathon Rally Show...
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Renault Celebrates 50 Years of the Classic 16 Renault Celebrates 50 Years of the Classic 16

The history of Renault’s family cars started 50 years ago during the post-war boom. In early 1965, the brand unveiled a new vehicle at the Geneva Motor Show...
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Legendary Blue Bird to Return to Pendine Sands Legendary Blue Bird to Return to Pendine Sands

Ninety years to the day, the National Motor Museum, is making a commemorative low-speed demonstration run with the Sunbeam, back at Pendine Sands...
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1978 March BMW 782 out Testing for Goodwood 1978 March BMW 782 out Testing for Goodwood

Cars International were out testing at Silverstone, shaking down the Munich based Museum’s 1978 March BMW 782, which has recently undergone a full restoration...
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80 Years of Jaguar at Coventry MotorFest 80 Years of Jaguar at Coventry MotorFest

An incredible fleet of classic Jaguar cars worth in excess of £40m were responsible for extraordinary scenes on the streets of Coventry this weekend...
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Rare Classics Take on Goodwood for Benjafield’s Sprint Rare Classics Take on Goodwood for Benjafield’s Sprint

Benjafield’s Racing Club held its first Sprint event for seven years on 23rd May, creating a fantastic line-up of rare racing cars spanning over 100 years...
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Concours of Elegance Classic Cars Revealed Concours of Elegance Classic Cars Revealed

Concours of Elegance has revealed a few of the legendary classic cars set to shine in its 2015 event, ranging from a 1905 Star Gordon Bennett racer...
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Historic Marathon Rally Show Confirms Cars and Stars Historic Marathon Rally Show Confirms Cars and Stars

Rally stars and the classic rally cars that competed in famous rallies in motorsport history have been confirmed for the inaugural Historic Marathon Rally Show...
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Silverstone to Host Bentley Drivers Club Race Day Silverstone to Host Bentley Drivers Club Race Day

The Bentley Drivers Club annual Silverstone Race Day will take place on Saturday 1st August, with this year’s meeting being the Club’s 66th consecutive event...
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Vauxhall to Open Doors to Heritage Collection for One Day Vauxhall to Open Doors to Heritage Collection for One Day

Vauxhall will be showcasing its collection of classic and historic cars to the public for one day only on Sunday 14th June, from 10am until 4pm...
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Rare Shelby Daytona Coupe Lined-up Confirmed for Revival Rare Shelby Daytona Coupe Lined-up Confirmed for Revival

This year’s Goodwood Revival will mark the 50th anniversary of one of the most iconic GT racing cars of the 1960s – the Shelby Daytona Coupe...
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£3.4 Million in Classic Car Sales for Silverstone £3.4 Million in Classic Car Sales for Silverstone

Silverstone Auctions’ vast array of classic cars, motorcycles and rare automobilia helped generate total sales of £3.4 million...
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JD Classics has Most Successful Mille Miglia Ever JD Classics has Most Successful Mille Miglia Ever

JD Classics is celebrating its best ever Mille Miglia, in which it prepared, rallied and supported 11 separate classic car entries...
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Petrolhead Due to Re-launch Coventry Transport Museum Petrolhead Due to Re-launch Coventry Transport Museum

Harry Metcalfe will be joined by Amanda Stretton to pull together a collection in a unique presentation on a special Car Catwalk...
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Rare Classic Ferraris to go on Display at Chateau Impney Rare Classic Ferraris to go on Display at Chateau Impney

Two rare classic Ferraris, due to be sold for the RNLI, will make their only public appearance ahead of their auction at the Chateau Hill Climb Concours d’Elegance...
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Bentley Lines up Five Classic Legends for 2015 Bentley Lines up Five Classic Legends for 2015

Legendary classic cars from Bentley’s history are embarking on a tour of the world’s premier heritage and historical automotive events this summer...
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Coys Sees Two World Records at Ascot Auction Coys Sees Two World Records at Ascot Auction

Classic car auctioneers Coys smashed two world records by selling a 1984 Jaguar XJ6 SIII for £31,860 and a 1972 Saab 96 V4 for £16,800 at their Ascot auction...
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Seven Ford GT40 Cars Join Le Mans Legend Race Seven Ford GT40 Cars Join Le Mans Legend Race

The extended age range for this year’s Le Mans Legend race (Saturday 13th June) has allowed seven Ford GT40s to join the spectacular, packed historic grid...
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Classic Time-Warp Delorean Comes to Auction Classic Time-Warp Delorean Comes to Auction

Ultra-rare 1981 DeLorean sports car comes to auction on 6th June at Brooklands in Surrey, unregistered and hardly used since it was manufactured 34 years ago...
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Classic Car Rally to Support HOPEHIV Classic Car Rally to Support HOPEHIV

A new charity rally will bring together some of the world’s most collectable classic cars with one goal in mind - to raise money for the charity HOPEHIV...
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Silver Parade to Hit the Track at Silverstone Classics Silver Parade to Hit the Track at Silverstone Classics

The spectacular parade is open to everyone with a silver car and has already attracted an amazing array ranging from a 1934 Austin Seven Special to the latest creations...
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Jaguar Celebrates Nine Finishes at Mile Miglia Jaguar Celebrates Nine Finishes at Mile Miglia

Jaguar is celebrating an excellent team performance in the 2015 Mille Miglia with all nine classic cars finishing the 1,000-mile endurance rally across Italy...
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Many Classics Expected as Beaulieu Launches Simply VW Many Classics Expected as Beaulieu Launches Simply VW

Volkswagens of all types and ages will be turning up at Beaulieu’s first ever Simply VW, taking place on Sunday 28th June...
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Renault Puts History in Motion at London to Brighton Renault Puts History in Motion at London to Brighton

The French firm is, once again, a patron of the Veteran Car Run, where early Renaults, all built at the start of the 20th century, will be making the annual pilgrimage...
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Rare Vintage Aston Martin Tourer to go up for Sale Rare Vintage Aston Martin Tourer to go up for Sale

A rare example of Aston Martin’s first ever luxury four seat touring car is to be offered at Silverstone Auctions’ May Sale, taking place at Silverstone...
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Classic Mercedes-Benz in 360 Film for Mille Miglia Classic Mercedes-Benz in 360 Film for Mille Miglia

Today the 2015 running of the Mille Miglia begins and Mercedes-Benz has created a new, and extremely clever, 360 degree film to mark a special anniversary....
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Rolls Royce Takes Inspiration from the Past for the Future Rolls Royce Takes Inspiration from the Past for the Future

Rolls-Royce today announced the name of its forthcoming new car, to be launched early 2016 – and it is its history that it looks back to for inspiration...
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Alfa Romeo Celebrates 65 Years since Victory at First F1 Race Alfa Romeo Celebrates 65 Years since Victory at First F1 Race

Exactly 65 years ago today, on 13th May 1950, four Alfetta 158 race cars created history at the Silverstone race track in Northamptonshire...
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Silver Flag to Celebrate Best of Italy in Classic Event Silver Flag to Celebrate Best of Italy in Classic Event

The 20th Silver Flag hill climb, which takes place in Vernasca in Italy on 19-21 June, has attracted over 170 cars to celebrate the ‘Best of Italy’...
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Jaguar Lines up a Host of Heritage Cars for Mille Miglia Jaguar Lines up a Host of Heritage Cars for Mille Miglia

Nine of Jaguar’s most decorated and iconic classic cars will compete in the 2015 Mille Miglia as the brand celebrates its 80th anniversary...
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1930 Bentley Enters Mille Miglia 85 Years Later 1930 Bentley Enters Mille Miglia 85 Years Later

This year, Bentley’s original 1930 4½-litre supercharged Blower is aiming to finish what its sibling never started, taking on the world-renowned cross-country route...
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Aston Martin Bonhams Auction Sees £10.3 Million in Sales Aston Martin Bonhams Auction Sees £10.3 Million in Sales

In its 60th anniversary year Aston Martin Works played host to another Bonhams Aston Martin Sale, with £10.3m worth of rare and prized sports cars changing hands...
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Two Rare Classic Ferraris to be Sold for RNLI Two Rare Classic Ferraris to be Sold for RNLI

On 14 October later this year H&H Classics will hold a sale of two multi-million-pound Ferraris from the Richard Colton collection in a generous legacy left to the RNLI...
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Jaguar Heritage Holds Their Own Scottish Mini Miglia Jaguar Heritage Holds Their Own Scottish Mini Miglia

Jaguar Heritage has hosted the inaugural ‘Mini Miglia’, giving its entrants a chance to familiarise themselves with the stunning range of iconic classic cars...
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90 Years of Vauxhall and 500 Million GM Cars 90 Years of Vauxhall and 500 Million GM Cars

General Motors this week became the first car manufacturer in the world to produce 500 million vehicles, as Vauxhall celebrated 90 years of ownership...
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JD Classics Sees Podium Success at Donington JD Classics Sees Podium Success at Donington

JD Classics finished the Donington Historic Festival with two podiums, two pole positions and two fastest laps, despite technical difficulties...
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Jaguar Heritage Challenge Sees First Win at Donington Jaguar Heritage Challenge Sees First Win at Donington

Martin O’Connell and Andrew Kirkaldy driving a Jaguar E-type have taken the chequered flag at the inaugural race of the Jaguar Heritage Challenge...
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Classic Fords Gather at National Motor Museum Classic Fords Gather at National Motor Museum

Beaulieu threw open its gates for Simply Ford on Sunday 3rd May 2015, welcoming Fords of all ages, shapes and sizes into the attraction’s parkland...
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Fearless but Flat-Broke Celebrated at Goodwood Fearless but Flat-Broke Celebrated at Goodwood

‘Fearless but Flat-Broke’ shines a light on the teams that, despite limited resources, followed their dream of making it to motor racing’s highest level....
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Jaguar to Celebrate 80 Years in Style at Mille Miglia Jaguar to Celebrate 80 Years in Style at Mille Miglia

Jaguar is celebrating its 80th anniversary by once again taking on the legendary challenge that is the Mille Miglia....
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Silverstone Classic to Host Triple Triumph Celebration Silverstone Classic to Host Triple Triumph Celebration

Three of Britain’s best-loved and iconic TR sportscars will be celebrating major milestones at this summer’s extra-special 25th anniversary Silverstone Classic...
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Classics Hit the Hill at Historic Shelsley Walsh Classics Hit the Hill at Historic Shelsley Walsh

This weekend (2-3 May) sees the Midland Automobile Club host its first competitive event of the year called Speed into Spring, with a wide range of classic cars...
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Rare Austin-Healey 3000 Set to Break 25 Year Rest Rare Austin-Healey 3000 Set to Break 25 Year Rest

The classic ‘Big Healeys’ are legendary in the world of motorsport, so a ‘barn find’ example ripe for restoration, is sure to create great interest when it comes to auction...
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Jaguar Heritage Challenge Ready for Start Jaguar Heritage Challenge Ready for Start

The inaugural race of the Jaguar Heritage Challenge 2015 is set to begin at the Donington Historic Festival over the May bank holiday weekend...
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Ecurie Ecosse Racing Classics Confirmed for Concours of Elegance Ecurie Ecosse Racing Classics Confirmed for Concours of Elegance

Concours of Elegance has announced further details of its 2015 event at a special preview held in Edinburgh, giving an early glimpse of one of the highlights...
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Rare Classic Bentley Sees Barons Set New Heights Rare Classic Bentley Sees Barons Set New Heights

Bids were flying the saleroom on April 21st, when an extremely rare 1954 Bentley R-Type Continental Fastback restoration project went under the hammer...
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€8 Million of Classic Cars Change Hands in Germany €8 Million of Classic Cars Change Hands in Germany

Coys has achieved some hefty results in excess of €8 million (£5.7million) at their Techno-Classica auction in Essen, Germany, on Saturday 18th April...
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Eclectic Mix of Classics go Under Hammer at Silverstone Eclectic Mix of Classics go Under Hammer at Silverstone

Classic Car Auctions successfully hammered away an eclectic mix of classic cars on offer in its second sale yesterday, with total sales of more than £330,000...
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Flying Scotsman Rally Finishes Under Scottish Sun Flying Scotsman Rally Finishes Under Scottish Sun

The sun shone down on this year’s Flying Scotsman Rally as 110 pre-war classic cars battled over 750 miles from Leeds to Scotland’s Gleneagles in three days...
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Classic Fire-breathers and Italian Racers Ready for Brooklands Classic Fire-breathers and Italian Racers Ready for Brooklands

A fire-breathing aero-engined monster, a Formula 5000 car and hundreds of other exotic classics will star at Brooklands Museum’s annual Italian Car Day...
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One Family E-Type at Auction after 25 Years in Hiding One Family E-Type at Auction after 25 Years in Hiding

An amazingly original 1973 Jaguar E-Type Series III V12 Manual Roadster, hidden away for more than 25 years, is set to see the light of day once again...
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600 Vehicles Expected at Ragley Classic Car & Transport Show 600 Vehicles Expected at Ragley Classic Car & Transport Show

The show is expected to attract thousands as over 600 vintage, classic, American, kit and custom cars, as well as motorcycles and commercial vehicles, reunite...
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Pageant of Power Mixes Classics with Modern Horsepower Pageant of Power Mixes Classics with Modern Horsepower

Amongst a wide spectrum of classic machinery, a range of unique motorbikes, in addition to world-class riders, is set to wow crowds at this year’s CPOP...
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Silverstone Classic Warm up the Historic Racers Silverstone Classic Warm up the Historic Racers

More than 130 of the world's finest historic racing cars revved up for the 2015 Silver Anniversary Silverstone Classic (24-26 July) at today’s sunny Media Day...
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Land Rover Joins Jaguar with Heritage Operations Land Rover Joins Jaguar with Heritage Operations

Jaguar Land Rover has launched its new Land Rover Heritage division at the Techno Classica show currently on in Essen, Germany between 15-19 April...
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Project Classics Score Big for Anglia Car Auctions Project Classics Score Big for Anglia Car Auctions

A desire for project and pristine rarities scored the biggest bids at Anglia Car Auctions’ Easter Classic Sale, which resulted in the auction house’s highest sale percentage...
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Classic Jaguars and Land Rovers Celebrate a New Solihull Facility Classic Jaguars and Land Rovers Celebrate a New Solihull Facility

A stunning procession of classic Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles has kicked off the celebration of the opening of the newly upgraded Solihull plant...
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The Peugeot 204 Celebrates its 50th Birthday The Peugeot 204 Celebrates its 50th Birthday

Fifty years ago a car was launched that heralded the birth of the fun, stylish, quality small cars that Peugeot became famous for, right up to the 90s...
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Classics from Across Continents Set for CCA Sale Classics from Across Continents Set for CCA Sale

CCA will return to the world famous Silverstone race circuit for its second sale on 21st April with classic cars from Europe, America and Asia...
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Classic Cars and Steam Trains at 2015 Heritage Rally Classic Cars and Steam Trains at 2015 Heritage Rally

This year’s nostalgic Heritage Rally from the Heritage Motor Centre, which will take place on Sunday 7 June, is all about Classic Cars and Steam Trains...
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Hunt for Rare Lotus Cars Begins for Pageant of Power Hunt for Rare Lotus Cars Begins for Pageant of Power

The Historic Lotus Register is on the hunt for rare and interesting examples of the Lotus marque; the best of road-going models from the Lotus MK Two of 1950 up...
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Beaulieu and the Impact of WW1 on Classic Motoring Beaulieu and the Impact of WW1 on Classic Motoring

Beaulieu is commemorating the centenary of the First World War in a new temporary display, Caravans and Charabancs – Leisure Motoring after the First World War...
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Classics Heads North for Flying Scotsman Rally Classics Heads North for Flying Scotsman Rally

The Flying Scotsman Rally will be taking the most northern route in its seven year history, with over 110 pre-war cars taking on the 750-mile run...
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Coys to Line up Over £5.8 Million of Classics at Techno Classica Coys to Line up Over £5.8 Million of Classics at Techno Classica

Coys have lined up a superb selection of over 60 classic cars worth €8 million (£5.87m) for their Techno-Classica auction in Essen, Germany...
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Nearly 200 Classic Cars and Motorcycles Confirmed for H&H Duxford Sale Nearly 200 Classic Cars and Motorcycles Confirmed for H&H Duxford Sale

The Imperial War Museum, Duxford, will once again provide an impressive backdrop to a varied catalogue of classic cars and motorcycles for sale...
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Vauxhall and Classic & Sports Car to Support Classic Racing VX4/90 Vauxhall and Classic & Sports Car to Support Classic Racing VX4/90

Vauxhall and Classic & Sports Car are teaming up to support one of the 1960’s most important Griffin-badged competition cars in a variety of historic touring car races...
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Coventry Transport Museum Looking to Break Two Classic Car Records Coventry Transport Museum Looking to Break Two Classic Car Records

The museum has teamed up with Footman James to simultaneously break the World Records for the Largest Parade of Classic Cars and Largest Parade of Jaguars...
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Veteran Car Run Gets U.S. Theme for 2015 Veteran Car Run Gets U.S. Theme for 2015

In recognition of the large number of American automobiles regularly taking part in the annual Veteran Car Run, this year’s event will have a US theme...
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Chateau Impney Memories Over Five Decades Later Chateau Impney Memories Over Five Decades Later

A classic enthusiast who took part in the Chateau Impney Hill Climb more than 55 years ago has come forward with his endearing memories of the event...
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Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting to Get TV Broadcast Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting to Get TV Broadcast

Classic racing highlights of Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting will be broadcast on ITV for the first time this April...
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Hundreds of Classics Expected for Gaydon Spring Classic Hundreds of Classics Expected for Gaydon Spring Classic

The popular Gaydon Spring Classic takes place at the Heritage Motor Centre on Sunday 17 May with hundreds of classic cars gathering, aged 20 years and over...
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Austin 7 and Their International Cousins to Visit Beaulieu Austin 7 and Their International Cousins to Visit Beaulieu

A unique collection of rare classic vehicles is lining up to join the more familiar models of Austin 7 that form the main displays...
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40 Years of the Jaguar XJS at Restoration & Classic Car Show 40 Years of the Jaguar XJS at Restoration & Classic Car Show

Jaguar Heritage will be celebrating 40 years of the XJS as they rejuvenate an early V12 model ‘live’ on their stand...
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JD Classics Take Two Podiums at Goodwood Members’ Meeting JD Classics Take Two Podiums at Goodwood Members’ Meeting

JD Classics capped off a successful 73rd Goodwood Members’ Meeting with second-place for its Rover 3500 SD1 and third for its Lola T70 Spyder...
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Rare Bentley and Royal Rolls Royce up for Auction Rare Bentley and Royal Rolls Royce up for Auction

A classic and extremely rare Bentley R-Type Continental Fastback restoration project is among the headline entries for Barons’ Spring Classic collectors’ car auction...
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Retro Kings to Fire up Classics at Snetterton Retro Kings to Fire up Classics at Snetterton

Organised by Time Attack with Retro-Rides, The Retro Kings Show will be combining a static show of classics with the thrill of on track action...
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Silverstone Classics is Already Breaking Records for 2015 Silverstone Classics is Already Breaking Records for 2015

For the first time in the huge meeting’s 25-year history, more than 100 classic car clubs will add to the high-octane atmosphere with huge displays...
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Bond’s Aston Martins Descend on Covent Garden Bond’s Aston Martins Descend on Covent Garden

This weekend (Saturday & Sunday, 21 & 22 March) Aston Martin will display some of James Bond’s most famous cars in London’s Covent Garden...
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JD Classics Roll Out Three Racers for Goodwood Members’ Meeting JD Classics Roll Out Three Racers for Goodwood Members’ Meeting

JD Classics’ historically important and diverse entries consist of an ex-Patrick Motorsport Rover SD1, a Lola T70 and a Connaught A-Type...
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Proud Classic Owners Ready for Restoration Show Proud Classic Owners Ready for Restoration Show

Little Classics will be joining rare cars that have been beautifully restored by classic enthusiasts all over the country...
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Classic Hot Rods to Rock and Roll into Beaulieu Classic Hot Rods to Rock and Roll into Beaulieu

Beaulieu’s Hot Rod and Custom Drive-In Day will be held on Sunday 21st June, with hundreds of incredible classic cars and motorcycles on display...
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£3m of Classic Car Sales at Coys Spring Classics Auction £3m of Classic Car Sales at Coys Spring Classics Auction

International auctioneers Coys achieved outstanding results of some £3 million in sales at their Spring Classics auction in London on March 10th...
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Classic & Sports Car Brings the Capital a New Show Classic & Sports Car Brings the Capital a New Show

More than 300 of the rarest and most desirable classic cars will gather at one of London’s most famous venues this autumn...
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New Classic Mini Van up for Auction at NEC New Classic Mini Van up for Auction at NEC

Virtually unused for 47 years, a ‘time warp’ 1968 Austin Mini Van is set to be auctioned at Silverstone Auctions’ Practical Classics Restoration Show Sale...
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Three Aston Martin Barn Finds Set for Restoration Show Three Aston Martin Barn Finds Set for Restoration Show

A trio of Aston Martins found at opposite ends of the country are set to appear at the Practical Classics Restoration and Classic Car Show...
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Classic Racing Sprite Confirmed for Duxford Sale Classic Racing Sprite Confirmed for Duxford Sale

An ex-Works Austin Healey Sprite first used by Pat Moss and Ann Wisdom on the 1960 Tour de Corse is to be offered by H&H Classics...
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Today Sees 65 Years of the Volkswagen Transporter Today Sees 65 Years of the Volkswagen Transporter

Production of the first Volkswagen Transporter began 65 years ago and much loved classic is still going strong today...
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Classic Restorations Line up for New Owners Classic Restorations Line up for New Owners

Silverstone Auctions is gearing up for its second sale at the Practical Classics Restoration Show, taking place at the NEC on Saturday 28th March...
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Ultimate Classic Aston Martin Barn Find Ultimate Classic Aston Martin Barn Find

The last original Aston Martin DBS to come off the production line has been found in a barn in Surrey and will be auctioned by international auctioneers COYS...
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Donington Historic Festival Racing Timetable Confirmed Donington Historic Festival Racing Timetable Confirmed

Over 400 race cars from the 1990s to the 1920s will compete across 20 races, with grids for Le Mans prototypes, Grand Prix cars, historic Formula 2 and much more...
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H&H Sends 70 Classics to New Homes in Buxton Sale H&H Sends 70 Classics to New Homes in Buxton Sale

It was standing room only at H&H Classics’ Pavilion Gardens, Buxton venue last week when the team of auctioneers hammered away 70 cars...
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Brooklands Expecting Over 200 Classics at Morris and Austin Day Brooklands Expecting Over 200 Classics at Morris and Austin Day

The historic site at Brooklands Museum will be put to full use as all types of Morris and Austin vehicles attempt to ascend the famous Test Hill and more...
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Porsche 911 Wins Classic Road to Mandalay Rally Porsche 911 Wins Classic Road to Mandalay Rally

The winner of the Classics division of the inaugural Road to Mandalay Rally was decided on the final day with just one second difference...
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Classic Car Auctions Ready for Inaugural Sale Classic Car Auctions Ready for Inaugural Sale

Brand new classic car auction house CCA will be offering more than 80 classic cars at its launch sale on 3rd March, held at the world renowned Silverstone circuit....
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Silverstone Auctions See Four World Records Broken Silverstone Auctions See Four World Records Broken

Silverstone Auctions started the year strongly, achieving no less than four world record prices this weekend at Race Retro, with total sales of £3.62 million...
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Classic Rally Cars Confirmed for Historic Marathon Rally Show Classic Rally Cars Confirmed for Historic Marathon Rally Show

Legendary rally drivers, navigators and cars that competed in Marathon Rallies from the late ‘60s to the early ‘90s will reunite for the Historic Marathon Rally Show...
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Nearly 50 Years and 15 Million Subaru Boxer Engines Nearly 50 Years and 15 Million Subaru Boxer Engines

Production of Subaru’s horizontally-opposed ‘Boxer’ engine has now reached 15 million units since the engine was first developed 49 years ago...
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Rolls-Royce Look Back to Look Forward Rolls-Royce Look Back to Look Forward

Today Rolls-Royce has ignited a lot of debate on the interweb about a whole new vehicle being designed – a new all-terrain Roller...
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Classic Ford RS200 and GT70 Celebrated at Beaulieu Classic Ford RS200 and GT70 Celebrated at Beaulieu

The National Motor Museum welcomes The Ford GT70 and the Ford RS200 in support of its new exhibition, 'A Chequered History'...
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Classic Road to Mandalay Rally Continues in Thailand Classic Road to Mandalay Rally Continues in Thailand

Competitors on the inaugural Road to Mandalay Rally, organised by the Endurance Rally Association, have crossed the border into Thailand and the halfway mark...
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Race Retro Celebrates BMC and British Leyland Racing Heritage Race Retro Celebrates BMC and British Leyland Racing Heritage

The British Motor Corporation and British Leyland’s competition department, and the late Bjorn Waldegard complete the celebratory line-up for this year’s Race Retro...
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Moggies to Take Centre Stage at Beaulieu Spring Autojumble Moggies to Take Centre Stage at Beaulieu Spring Autojumble

Winners of last year’s Best Stand award, the Dorset Branch of the Morris Minor Owner’s Club, will be returning for 2015 with Moggy Fest...
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Second Mark 2 by Callum in Production Second Mark 2 by Callum in Production

The build of the second Mark 2 by Callum is underway at the headquarters of restorers Classic Motor Cars of Bridgnorth...
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Classic Fords to Gather for First ‘Simply’ Rally of 2015 Classic Fords to Gather for First ‘Simply’ Rally of 2015

With up to 1,000 Fords of all shapes and sizes expected to attend, Simply Ford has become a firm favourite with enthusiasts of vintage and classic Fords...
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BEN Classic Car Rally Confirmed for 2015 BEN Classic Car Rally Confirmed for 2015

BEN, the automotive industry charity has moved its popular classic car summer event from the last Saturday in June to the first Saturday in July...
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Classic GTs and Saloons to Create Silverstone Classic Battle of Britain Classic GTs and Saloons to Create Silverstone Classic Battle of Britain

Two new races for classic British GT and saloon cars from the Fifties and Sixties have been added to this summer’s huge Silverstone Classic line-up...
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Prescott Bike Festival Brings Classics to Life Prescott Bike Festival Brings Classics to Life

Prescott Bike Festival, on Sunday 12th April at the historic Prescott Hill Climb, is set to be even bigger for 2015, kicking off the classic motorcycle season...
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Classic Horsepower to Roar at Pageant of Power Classic Horsepower to Roar at Pageant of Power

The Cholmondeley Pageant of Power is setting the wheels in motion for 2015. This year’s event, from 12th to 14th June, will go back to its roots ...
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Legendary Blue Train Bentley in Paris Legendary Blue Train Bentley in Paris

Bentley Motors has announced that the legendary Speed Six Bentley, known as The Blue Train, will celebrate the start of its 85th anniversary...
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Citroën DS Celebrates its 60th Anniversary at Rétromobile Citroën DS Celebrates its 60th Anniversary at Rétromobile

DS will be at the 40th Rétromobile show in Paris next week, celebrating the 60th anniversary of the original 1955 DS...
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Tiff Needell Returns to Goodwood for 73rd Members’ Meeting Tiff Needell Returns to Goodwood for 73rd Members’ Meeting

Petrol-head, TV star and racer Tiff Needell is the latest big name to be added to the Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting line-up...
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Military Past of Classic Austin 7 to Come to Life at Beaulieu Military Past of Classic Austin 7 to Come to Life at Beaulieu

At the National Austin 7 rally to be held on Sunday 5th July at Beaulieu in Hampshire, the theme will be ‘Austin 7s and their Cousins’...
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Brand New Modern Classic Comes to Auction Brand New Modern Classic Comes to Auction

One of the most iconic cars of the last 30 years, a 1992 Lancia Delta Integrale with just 31 miles from new, is to be auctioned by Silverstone Auctions...
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Land Rover Builds Classic Production Line Land Rover Builds Classic Production Line

Land Rover has re-created history by building an authentic replica of the production line used to manufacture its first 4x4 in 1948...
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Silverstone Classic Bigger for 25th Anniversary Festival Silverstone Classic Bigger for 25th Anniversary Festival

Two exciting new races have joined the traditional favourites at this summer’s Silver Jubilee edition of the Silverstone Classic (24-26 July)...
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Team Renault Classic Enters 2015 Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique Team Renault Classic Enters 2015 Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of Renault’s most innovative family cars, Team Renault Classic has entered the Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique...
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Classic Porsche Specialists Autofarm in New Hands Classic Porsche Specialists Autofarm in New Hands

Following over 40 years of running the independent Porsche specialists, Josh Sadler has sold Autofarm to the existing management team...
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TV Dates Announced for ‘The Classic Car Show’ TV Dates Announced for ‘The Classic Car Show’

As announced last year, there is another new classic car show coming to a TV near you very soon, with the first episode at 7pm, Thursday 5th February on Channel 5....
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Classic Volkswagen Type 2 Samba Estimated at £75,000 Classic Volkswagen Type 2 Samba Estimated at £75,000

A unique 1955 Volkswagen Type 2 Samba Microbus with a fascinating story will go under the hammer in Silverstone Auctions’ Race Retro Sale...
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Gravett and Harvey Looking to Triumph at Goodwood Gravett and Harvey Looking to Triumph at Goodwood

Former British Touring Car champions Robb Gravett and Tim Harvey are the latest drivers to sign up for the 73rd Members’ Meeting at Goodwood...
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Blenheim Palace Announced as New Home of Salon Privé Blenheim Palace Announced as New Home of Salon Privé

Salon Privé celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2015 with the formal announcement that it is relocating to the magnificent Blenheim Palace...
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Motor Racing Legends to Deliver Classic 2015 Motor Racing Legends to Deliver Classic 2015

All of its grids will be seen at world-class international meetings, with calendar highlights including a full season for the Historic Touring Car Challenge...
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Coys Kicked Off the New Year with Two Auctions in One Day Coys Kicked Off the New Year with Two Auctions in One Day

Coys started 2015 with outstanding results at their two simultaneous auctions, Autosport in Birmingham and Maastricht in the Netherlands...
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Success at Inaugural London Classic Car Show Success at Inaugural London Classic Car Show

The new show, which closed its doors on 11th January after a four-day run in London, was such a triumph that plans are already well advanced for 2016...
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New Classic Line-up of Racing Confirmed for Donington Historic Festival New Classic Line-up of Racing Confirmed for Donington Historic Festival

The Donington Historic Festival is ringing the changes for 2015, with a new line-up of world-class grids to create even more spectator enjoyment...
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Andrew Jordan Joins Goodwood Members’ Meeting in Mighty Mini Andrew Jordan Joins Goodwood Members’ Meeting in Mighty Mini

Former British Touring Car champion Andrew Jordan has become the latest star name to confirm his participation in the 73rd Goodwood Members’ Meeting...
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Goodwood Revival to Stage Exclusive Ferrari-Only Contest Goodwood Revival to Stage Exclusive Ferrari-Only Contest

This year’s Goodwood Revival, on 11-13 September, will pay tribute to the classic Ferrari racing sports cars of the 1950s...
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Lister Cars’ Reborn Classic Makes Public Debut at Autosport International Lister Cars’ Reborn Classic Makes Public Debut at Autosport International

Lister Cars’ reborn ‘Knobbly’ racer has made its public debut at Autosport International at the NEC Birmingham...
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Aston Martin Sends Classic Line-up to London Aston Martin Sends Classic Line-up to London

Aston Martin is lining up a selection of its classic and modern sports cars as it prepares to takes its place at the inaugural London Classic Car Show...
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The ‘First Lister’, Offered as a Private Treaty Sale by H&H Classics The ‘First Lister’, Offered as a Private Treaty Sale by H&H Classics

The very first car to carry a ‘BHL’ chassis number, after its creator, Brian Horace Lister, is for sale by private treaty at H&H Classics...
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Bentley Drivers Club Announce Roaring 2015 of Events Bentley Drivers Club Announce Roaring 2015 of Events

2015 is set to be another hugely active year for Bentley Drivers Club (BDC) competitors and spectators alike...
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New Short Film Celebrates Norman Dewis OBE New Short Film Celebrates Norman Dewis OBE

Following our announcement last week, that former test driver Norman Dewis has been awarded an OBE, Jaguar have released a film celebrating his successes...
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Beaulieu Celebrates 30 Years of the Sinclair C5 Beaulieu Celebrates 30 Years of the Sinclair C5

The 30th birthday of the Sinclair C5, one of the most unusual vehicles ever to be built in Britain, is being celebrated by the National Motor Museum....
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Legendary Jaguar Test Driver Norman Dewis Receives OBE Legendary Jaguar Test Driver Norman Dewis Receives OBE

The exceptional achievements of legendary 94-year-old former test driver Norman Dewis have been recognised in Her Majesty’s New Year Honours List...
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Five Ways to Go Rallying at Historic Rally Car Register Open Day Five Ways to Go Rallying at Historic Rally Car Register Open Day

The Historic Rally Car Register is offering visitors five different ways to go historic rallying when it takes place at the Heritage Motor Centre...
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Ari Vatanen to Make Race Retro Debut in February Ari Vatanen to Make Race Retro Debut in February

Former World Champion and all-round rallying legend Ari Vatanen is set to take centre stage at the 2015 Race Retro...
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‘As new’ Italian Classics Set for Race Retro Sale ‘As new’ Italian Classics Set for Race Retro Sale

Silverstone Auctions is set to offer a very special collection of 90’s Italian sports cars in its Race Retro Sale on the 21st and 22nd February....
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A Century of Classics to Excite Crowds at London Classic Car Show A Century of Classics to Excite Crowds at London Classic Car Show

London Classic Car Show will deliver a drive past of 40 significant classic cars representing every decade from the 20th Century....
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100 Pan Atlantic Classics to Go Under the Hammer with Coys 100 Pan Atlantic Classics to Go Under the Hammer with Coys

One of the largest collections of Cadillacs ever to be put under the hammer will be appearing alongside a prominent collection of American and European classics....
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Touring Car Legends Huff and Soper to Make Members’ Meeting Debuts Touring Car Legends Huff and Soper to Make Members’ Meeting Debuts

Touring car legends Rob Huff and Steve Soper will go head-to-head in classic Group 1 Ford Capris at the Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting on 21-22 March next year....
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Autosport Show to Host Major Silverstone Classic Celebration Autosport Show to Host Major Silverstone Classic Celebration

Kicking off its Silver Jubilee celebrations, the Silverstone Classic is teaming up with Classic & Sports Car magazine to create a huge display...
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Elvis’s Cadillac Comes to National Motor Museum Elvis’s Cadillac Comes to National Motor Museum

The latest exhibit to go on display in the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu is the 1977 Cadillac Seville owned by the King of Rock & Roll, Elvis Presley...
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Wider Selection of Classic Cars to Form Stunning 2015 Le Mans Grid Wider Selection of Classic Cars to Form Stunning 2015 Le Mans Grid

On Saturday 13th June 2015, a sensational grid of 61 historic Le Mans cars will race on the full Le Mans circuit...
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Famous Lotus Elite to Join Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting Famous Lotus Elite to Join Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting

One of the most famous Lotus Elites ever created will take part in the Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting on 21-22 March 2015...
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A Mini Christmas at Barons' Yuletide Classic A Mini Christmas at Barons' Yuletide Classic

A cherry red 1989 Mini 30, one of 3000 produced in 1989, is to go under the hammer at Barons' Yuletide Classic sale at Sandown...
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Classic Le Mans Legends to Take London Stage Classic Le Mans Legends to Take London Stage

Six racing cars from recent decades will form a ‘Le Mans – The Icons’ display at January’s London Classic Car Show in Docklands (ExCeL, 8-11 January)...
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Classic Car Restoration Apprenticeship Launched by TIGOSE Classic Car Restoration Apprenticeship Launched by TIGOSE

The first historic and classic vehicle restoration Apprenticeship Programme in the UK was launched by Fuzz Townshend today...
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Historics Ends Year with £2.28M Classic Car Sale Historics Ends Year with £2.28M Classic Car Sale

Historics at Brooklands pre-Christmas auction at the end of November drew 500+ bidders and enthusiasts, who joined in a vibrant, £2.28 million sale...
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Dunsfold Collection Launches Museum Fund Appeal Dunsfold Collection Launches Museum Fund Appeal

Collection of historic Land Rovers has recently achieved Charitable Trust status and is launching a fundraising campaign...
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Thoroughbreds Lead the H&H 3 December Chateau Impney Sale Thoroughbreds Lead the H&H 3 December Chateau Impney Sale

Classic cars from Bentley, Maserati, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Lagonda and others head for Chateau Impney auction...
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Classic Spa 24 Hour Camaro Joins Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting Classic Spa 24 Hour Camaro Joins Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting

Chevrolet Camaro Z28 that started the 1981 Spa 24 Hours from pole position will race for the first time in over 30 years...
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National Motor Museum Secures 1000 Mile Trial Album National Motor Museum Secures 1000 Mile Trial Album

Beaulieu aquires important photographic album documenting the 1000 Mile Trial of 1900, a pivotal moment in motoring history...
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Rally and Dakar Classics to Take on Croft Circuit Rally and Dakar Classics to Take on Croft Circuit

The Roger Albert Clark (RAC) Rally will boast a cosmopolitan flavour this year, with a former FIA World Rally Championship and Dakar Rally contender...
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16 Incredible Classic Cars Head to Heritage Motor Centre 16 Incredible Classic Cars Head to Heritage Motor Centre

Jaguar Land Rover is providing the Heritage Motor Centre with 16 British classic cars for static display from the extensive collection of 543 cars...
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Classic Car Catwalk Comes to London Classic Car Catwalk Comes to London

The centrepiece of the London Classic Car Show, to be held at the ExCeL exhibition centre in London’s docklands from 8-11 January...
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£4.5million of Classic Cars Change Hands at NEC £4.5million of Classic Cars Change Hands at NEC

Silverstone Auctions ended the year with a bang achieving a total sales value of more than £4.5million in its sale at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show...
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Vintage Buses to Join 2015 Veteran Car Run for Charity Vintage Buses to Join 2015 Veteran Car Run for Charity

£350,000 raised for charity in just half an hour as DJ Chris Evans auctioned a ride on the 2015 Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run...
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Classic Group C Machines Confirmed for Goodwood Members’ Meeting Classic Group C Machines Confirmed for Goodwood Members’ Meeting

Track racing’s most evocative era will be brought to life at the Goodwood 73rd Members’ Meeting next year with more than 15 of the 230mph Group C prototypes...
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Famous Porsche Heads to NEC with Classic & Sports Car Famous Porsche Heads to NEC with Classic & Sports Car

One of the most valuable and significant classic cars ever to appear at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show will feature at the 2015 show...
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TV and Film Motors Ready for NEC Classic Motor Show TV and Film Motors Ready for NEC Classic Motor Show

Some of the most iconic classic cars from film and TV will drive into Birmingham’s NEC this weekend for the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show...
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Jaguar Heritage Exhibiting for the First Time at Classic Motor Show Jaguar Heritage Exhibiting for the First Time at Classic Motor Show

Jaguar Land Rover’s newly established Jaguar Heritage division will be exhibiting for the first time at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show...
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44th Beaujolais Run to Commemorate World War One 44th Beaujolais Run to Commemorate World War One

The Beaujolais Run, now in its 44th year will commemorate World War One on it famous classic car event this year with patron John Surtees OBE...
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Ex-Brunei Royal Family XJ220 for Sale at NEC Show Ex-Brunei Royal Family XJ220 for Sale at NEC Show

A very special 1994 Jaguar XJ220 will be offered in Silverstone Auctions’ sale at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show...
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Gene Hunt’s Classic Quattro to Sell for Children in Need Gene Hunt’s Classic Quattro to Sell for Children in Need

Bids are currently being invited for the famous red Audi ‘Ur quattro’, the formidable red sidekick to DCI Gene Hunt...
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Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh Announced for 2015 Concours of Elegance Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh Announced for 2015 Concours of Elegance

Following the success of September’s Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace, the organisers can now confirm the next prestigious venue...
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Classics Cars Galore Confirmed for Coys Auction Classic Cars Galore Confirmed for Coys Auction

With more than seventy cars going under the hammer, including Niki Lauda’s first F1 car, Coys end of season ‘True Greats’ Christmas sale is set to be a big one...
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BRM Preservation Appeal Passes £34,000 with More to Go BRM Preservation Appeal Passes £34,000 with More to Go

The National Motor Museum Trust is appealing for donations to help raise £50,000 in order to preserve the museum’s BRM V16 Type 15 racing car...
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Anglia Car Auction End Year with Phenomenal Sale Anglia Car Auction End Year with Phenomenal Sale

With 215 classic cars on offer, a massive 160 lots found new owners giving a sale total of £1.39 million...
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London Hosts Thousands for Massive Classic Car Weekend London Hosts Thousands for Massive Classic Car Weekend

The weekend (1-2 November) saw thousands get drawn to a fabulous two days of classic car activity in central London and beyond...
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Motorsport Legends to be Celebrated at Goodwood Members’ Meeting Motorsport Legends to be Celebrated at Goodwood Members’ Meeting

Goodwood will celebrate the achievements of several motor sport legends at the 73rd Members’ Meeting, by naming the races...
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Classic Lamborghini Urraco Voted Top Wheeler Dealers Restoration Classic Lamborghini Urraco Voted Top Wheeler Dealers Restoration

Motoring fans have voted the Lamborghini Urraco as the number one restoration completed by Wheeler Dealers Mike Brewer and Edd China...
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Wallace and Gromit Classic Van Comes to Life at Beaulieu Wallace and Gromit Classic Van Comes to Life at Beaulieu

The Classic Wallace and Gromit Anti-Pesto Van is the latest exhibit to arrive in Beaulieu’s On Screen Cars display...
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John Surtees Wins the RAC Motoring Book of the Year John Surtees Wins the RAC Motoring Book of the Year

My Incredible Life on Two and Four Wheels has won the first Royal Automobile Club Motoring Book of the Year award...
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Hollywood to Pilot Beaulieu De Dion Bouton for Veteran Car Run Hollywood to Pilot Beaulieu De Dion Bouton for Veteran Car Run

Great British Bake-Off celebrity baker, Paul Hollywood, will be officially starting the 2014 Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run...
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Classic Line up Next to Largely Forgotten at London to Brighton Classic Line up Next to Largely Forgotten at London to Brighton

Gladiator, Autocar, Argyll, Truchutet… these are just some of the largely forgotten makes of car to be found among the 439 entries...
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Time Warp Talbot Lotus Sunbeam Up for Sale Time Warp Talbot Lotus Sunbeam Up for Sale

A 1980 Talbot Lotus Sunbeam in immaculate, as new condition, has never been registered and has covered just 194 miles from new, is set to go under the hammer...
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F1’s Ross Brawn Swaps Latest Tech for Vintage Wheels F1’s Ross Brawn Swaps Latest Tech for Vintage Wheels

Motor racing star Ross Brawn OBE, architect of countless F1 and sportscar world titles, is taking part in his first London to Brighton Run Veteran Car Run...
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Rare Classic Bentley Expected To Fetch Over £800,000 Rare Classic Bentley Expected To Fetch Over £800,000

Incredibly rare 1954 Bentley R Type Continental Fastback, one of just three examples produced, is set to headline Silverstone Auctions’ final sale of the year...
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World Champions to Launch Major Motorbike Festival World Champions to Launch Major Motorbike Festival

A trio of true legends from the world of Grand Prix motorcycle racing will be adding some motor sporting sparkle to the forthcoming Regent Street Motor Show....
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Sun's Out for Cambridge-Oxford Owners Club Autumn Rally Sun's Out for Cambridge-Oxford Owners Club Autumn Rally

COOC rounded off their successful 2014 rally season at Crich Tramway Village in Derbyshire on Sunday 19th October...
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Classic Rally Cars Ready for RallyFest at Chirk Castle Classic Rally Cars Ready for RallyFest at Chirk Castle

RallyFest at Chirk Castle on Saturday 15 November is looking to be a day of high octane classic car enjoyment...
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Citroën DS Celebrating 60th at London’s New Classic Car Show Citroën DS Celebrating 60th at London’s New Classic Car Show

To celebrate the diamond anniversary of the much-loved classic car, the DS will be enjoying several significant birthday parties during 2015...
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Jaguar Heritage Driving Experiences Opens to the Public Jaguar Heritage Driving Experiences Opens to the Public

A range of driving experiences giving participants the unique opportunity to take the wheel of cars including Le Mans-racing legend Jaguar D-type...
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Ari Vatanen Announced Rally Legend for Wales Rally GB Ari Vatanen Announced Rally Legend for Wales Rally GB

Ari Vatanen will be the official ‘Rally Legend’ at next month’s concluding round of the FIA World Rally Championship (13-16 November)....
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Greatest Motorcycle Rolls to Auction at NEC Greatest Motorcycle Rolls to Auction at NEC

1989 Honda VFR 750 RC30 will be going under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions’ sale at the Classic Motorbike Show...
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Absorb a Century of Aston Martin Engineering Absorb a Century of Aston Martin Engineering

Ian Minards, Product Development Director at Aston Martin Lagonda, is to give a lecture at the Heritage Motor Centre on Sunday 19 October...
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Vauxhall Teams up With Car Clubs for NEC Classic Motor Show Vauxhall Teams up With Car Clubs for NEC Classic Motor Show

For the third year running, Vauxhall will be supporting the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show at Birmingham’s NEC on 14-16 November...
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Classic Austin 7 Cars Invite the Wider Family to National Rally Classic Austin 7 Cars Invite the Wider Family to National Rally

Beaulieu extends invite of the Austin Seven national rally to the many variants spawned from the famous classic car...
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Classic Racers on the Starting Grid for Autumn Motorsport Day Classic Racers on the Starting Grid for Autumn Motorsport Day

Competition cars spanning over 90 years will star at this year’s Autumn Motorsport Day at Brooklands Museum...
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Underdog Classic Aston Martin Joins NEC Sale Underdog Classic Aston Martin Joins NEC Sale

A classic 1954 Aston Martin DB2/4 with an incredible story is to be offered in Silverstone Auctions’ two-day sale...
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Vintage Steam Car Set for Regent Street after Epic Grand Canyon Drive Vintage Steam Car Set for Regent Street after Epic Grand Canyon Drive

A steam-powered Toledo from the turn of the last century will be one of the stars of the Regent Street Motor Show on Saturday 1 November...
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Over 70 Classic Cars Set to Impress at Ascot Auction Over 70 Classic Cars Set to Impress at Ascot Auction

Coys ‘Spirit of Motoring’ auction will see over 70 classic and collectors’ cars going on sale at Ascot on Saturday October 11th...
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Wheeler Dealers to Celebrate 100th Car with Vintage Run Wheeler Dealers to Celebrate 100th Car with Vintage Run

Mike Brewer and Edd China restored an historic 1904 Darracq and participated in the 2013 London to Brighton Veteran Car Run...
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Castle Combe Autumn Classic Gears Up for Biggest Yet Castle Combe Autumn Classic Gears Up for Biggest Yet

Eight classic car races are almost overshadowed by the plethora of rare and interesting historic display cars, celebrity guests and drivers...
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Fuzz Townsend Puts the Spitfire to the Test Fuzz Townsend Puts the Spitfire to the Test

TV presenter Fuzz Townshend will put 2,000 miles on classic car insurer Carole Nash’s Triumph Spitfire this weekend (3-5 October)...
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McRae Back for Welsh Rally in Classic Rally Car McRae Back for Welsh Rally in Classic Rally Car

Britain’s most famous rallying family will be back wowing the fans on this year’s Wales Rally GB (13-16 November)...
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Free Motor Show Back at Regent Street, London Free Motor Show Back at Regent Street, London

London’s Regent Street will be packed with cars and motorbikes on Saturday 1 November, but, once again they’ll all be on public display rather stuck in traffic....
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Voting Open for 2014 Historic Car of the Year Voting Open for 2014 Historic Car of the Year

From suggestions received from historic motoring enthusiasts around the world, eight superb cars have been chosen for the shortlist...
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Motoring pioneers to use The Mall on London to Brighton Motoring Pioneers to use The Mall on London to Brighton

For only the second time in more than 50 years, hundreds of veteran cars will start this year’s annual 60-mile adventure from London to Brighton by driving down The Mall...
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Prancing Horses Steal the Silverstone Auctions Show Prancing Horses Steal the Silverstone Auctions Show

A collection of stunning Ferraris helped Silverstone Auctions achieve a 63% sales rate and a total sales value of over £1million in its Autumn Sale...
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One of Only Two Steyr Puch 500 Up for Auction One of Only Two Steyr Puch 500 Up for Auction

Silverstone Auctions will be offering an incredibly rare classic car, based on the iconic Fiat 500, in its Autumn Sale on 20th September...
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Jaguar Re-opens Browns Lane for Classic Cars Jaguar Re-opens Browns Lane for Classic Cars

Jaguar Heritage has opened a brand new workshop facility at Browns Lane, Coventry – the spiritual home of many of their heritage vehicles...
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The Mighty Continue: A History of AMG The Mighty Continue: A History of AMG

For nearly 50 years AMG has been home to some of the fastest, mightiest and most exciting road and race cars...
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Quadrophenia Star Phil Daniels Opens Brighton Pier at Goodwood Quadrophenia Star Phil Daniels Opens Brighton Pier at Goodwood

British actor Phil Daniels visited Goodwood to officially launch the ‘Brighton Pier’ installation at the Motor Circuit ahead of the Revival...
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Prince Awards Top Classics Cars at Concours of Elegance Prince Awards Top Classic Cars at Concours of Elegance

The fabulous Concours event held at a different Royal Palace each year, concluded on Sunday at Hampton Court Palace with the Concours Awards prize presentations...
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Jaguar’s Perfect Ten Shows its Classic Car Prowess Jaguar’s Perfect Ten Shows its Classic Car Prowess

The world debut of the new Jaguar XE at Earls Court, London, will be supported by a film of the ‘Perfect Ten’ Jaguars, spanning the decades...
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Historic Bristol Cars is Back with New Model Planned for 2015 Historic Bristol Cars is Back with New Model Planned for 2015

The first new Bristol car since 2003 will be launched at the Kensington High Street showroom in 2015 in the shape of an all-new 70th anniversary model...
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Salon Privé Sale Results from Silverstone Auctions Salon Privé Sale Results from Silverstone Auctions

Tartnership between Silverstone Auctions & Salon Privé London, achieved some roaring results in London with a total sales value of £9.9 million...
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James Bond’s Bentley to Stir Crowds at Hampton Court James Bond’s Bentley to Stir Crowds at Hampton Court

The car that James Bond “loved more than all the women at present in his life” will be among an array of stunning Bentleys exhibited at Concours of Elegance...
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New Classic Car from Atlanta to be Launched at Concours of Elegance New Classic Car from Atlanta to be Launched at Concours of Elegance

For the first time since 1939, a new Atalanta motor car will be officially launched. Most fittingly, it will debut at International Concours of Elegance on 5-7 September 2014...
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Rare Classic Cars Head to Salon Privé Auction Rare Classic Cars Head to Salon Privé Auction

Although there is a drool-inducing arrangement of well-known classic cars for sale, we are quite taken by a few unusual rarities we’ve spotted amongst them…
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Goodwood Road Racing Club Confirms 2015 73rd Members’ Meeting Goodwood Road Racing Club Confirms 2015 73rd Members’ Meeting

The Goodwood Road Racing Club is delighted to announce that the 73rd Members’ Meeting will be held on the weekend of 21-22 March, 2015...
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Ian Callum Puts His Personal Twist on a Classic Mark 2 Ian Callum Puts His Personal Twist on a Classic Mark 2

A unique Jaguar Mark 2 redesigned by Ian Callum, Director of Design at Jaguar Cars, and reengineered by restorers Classic Motor Cars Limited...
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Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show to Mark 100 Years of Maserati Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show to Mark 100 Years of Maserati

The 2014 Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show is set to mark Maserati’s centenary with a unique gathering of cars...
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The Citroën CX Celebrates its 40th Birthday The Citroën CX Celebrates its 40th Birthday

Citroën unveiled the CX 2000 at the Paris Motor Show in 1974. It quickly established a reputation for exceptional comfort, advanced ergonomics...
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Classics Raise £1.5 Million for Charity through CarFest Classics Raise £1.5 Million for Charity through CarFest

This year’s two CarFest petrol-head festivals have been hailed as the biggest and best yet, and more importantly have raised record funds for BBC Children in Need...
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60 Rare Classics Confirmed for Concours of Elegance 60 Rare Classics Confirmed for Concours of Elegance

In less than a fortnight (5-7 September) the 2014 Concours of Elegance will get underway at Hampton Court Palace...
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Simply Classics & Sports Car Hits Big at Beaulieu Simply Classics & Sports Car Hits Big at Beaulieu

Beaulieu kick-started it’s motor-fuelled bank holiday weekend with Simply Classics & Sports Car on Sunday 24th August...
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Bentley Embiricos recreation to lead Tour d’Elégance Bentley Embiricos recreation to lead Tour d’Elégance

Jay Kay's Bentley Embiricos recreation to lead a host of rare and unique cars through the Wiltshire countryside for The Chubb Insurance Tour d’Elégance...
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Historics Ready for Biggest Classic Car Auction Historics Ready for Biggest Classic Car Auction

With a record 161 classic car consignments Historics at Brooklands opens its auction doors on 30th August to the largest and most varied offering in its history...
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Classic Porsches to Gather for Spectacular Brands Hatch Festival Classic Porsches to Gather for Spectacular Brands Hatch Festival

The Porsche Club GB will host a new festival event at Brands Hatch on 21 September, featuring racing and displays of both classic and contemporary Porsches...
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Best of British Classics at Barons Auction Best of British Classics at Barons Auction

The real diversity of Britain’s motoring heritage can be seen in the entries for Barons’ annual British Heritage Sale at Sandown Park on 2nd September...
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Goodwood Revival Names National Motor Museum as Beneficiary Goodwood Revival Names National Motor Museum as Beneficiary

Goodwood is delighted to announce that the 2014 Revival Beneficiary will be the National Motor Museum Trust at Beaulieu...
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JD Classics Scoops Four Awards at Pebble Beach JD Classics Scoops Four Awards at Pebble Beach

JD Classics is returning home to the UK with its best ever result at the Pebble Beach Concours of Elegance...
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Classics Spanning 70 Years up for Auction in King’s Lynn Classics Spanning 70 Years up for Auction in King’s Lynn

Over 200 vehicles spanning over 70 years will go under the hammer this weekend as Anglia Car Auctions holds its biggest classic car sale to date...
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100 Classic Busses Expected at Heritage Motor Centre 100 Classic Busses Expected at Heritage Motor Centre

The Heritage Motor Centre is to host an exciting new show on Sunday 31 August to thrill bus and coach enthusiasts...
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CarFest South Will Host Sell-out Crowd this Bank Holiday CarFest South Will Host Sell-out Crowd this Bank Holiday

Another sell-out crowd is expected for the biggest CarFest South yet as the classic cars, modern metal and music extravaganza returns to Laverstoke Park Farm...
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Silverstone Auctions Confirm New Autumn Auction Silverstone Auctions Confirm New Autumn Auction

Silverstone Auctions is pleased to announce details of a new sale, The Autumn Sale, taking place on Saturday 20th September at The Wing, Silverstone...
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Wilton Classic Supercar Rewards Crowds with Amazing Machines Wilton Classic Supercar Rewards Crowds with Amazing Machines

Classic legends sat shoulder to should with modern supercars, such as Lord Pembroke’s own 288 GTO and the all new Aston Martin V12 Vantage S Roadster...
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Bavarian Motors to Work Their Stuff at Heritage Motor Centre Bavarian Motors to Work Their Stuff at Heritage Motor Centre

Europe’s largest gathering of BMW’s will descend on the Heritage Motor Centre when it hosts the annual BMW Car Club Festival on Sunday 17 August...
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Beaulieu’s Famous International Autojumble is Nearly Here Beaulieu’s Famous International Autojumble is Nearly Here

There are just three weeks to go until visitors from all over Europe descend on Beaulieu’s event fields for their famous annual International Autojumble...
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Group B Rides at Footman James Classic Car Show Manchester Group B Rides at Footman James Classic Car Show Manchester

Group B rally cars will be in full throttle action at this year’s Footman James Classic Car Show Manchester this 20th & 21st September...
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First Ever Range Rover up for Auction in September First Ever Range Rover up for Auction in September

The first ever Range Rover, chassis number #001, will be going under the hammer in The Salon Privé Sale, with Silverstone Auctions, in London on 4th September...
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BEN Celebrates 25 Years of Richard Wheatland Art BEN Celebrates 25 Years of Richard Wheatland Art

BEN, the automotive charity, will this year be marking 25 years of bringing you a unique commission from renowned motoring artist, Richard Wheatland...
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Jackie Stewart’s Discovery to be Celebrated at Goodwood Revival Jackie Stewart’s Discovery to be Celebrated at Goodwood Revival

This year’s Goodwood Revival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Jackie Stewart’s ‘discovery’ with a trio of special parades...
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Outstanding Private Collection of Classic Cars up for Auction Outstanding Private Collection of Classic Cars up for Auction

Silverstone Auctions is set to offer one of Europe's finest collections of classic cars at the Salon Privé Sale on 4th September in London...
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F1’s Max Chilton to Race at Goodwood Revival F1’s Max Chilton to Race at Goodwood Revival

Formula 1 driver Max Chilton will become the first contemporary grand prix racer for nine years to contest the Goodwood Revival...
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Classic Commercial to Roll up to Heritage Motor Centre Classic Commercials to Roll up to Heritage Motor Centre

A brand new show on Sunday 10 August for light commercial vehicles including vans, pickups, campers and “working” cars such as classic taxi’s and police cars...
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Carfest Draws 55,000 to Oulton Park Carfest Draws 55,000 to Oulton Park

The sun has now set on the first of this year’s brace of CarFest car shows, having hosted over 55,000 festival goers over last weekend at Oulton Park...
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Classics Race in Rain and Shine at Croft Nostalgia Weekend Classics Race in Rain and Shine at Croft Nostalgia Weekend

The fifth annual Croft Nostalgia Weekend revved into life on this weekend (2-3 August) with a high-octane blend of classic cars, retro racing and military magic...
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Cambridge-Oxford Owners Join Forces with Ferry Meadows Rally Cambridge-Oxford Owners Join Forces with Ferry Meadows Rally

A decade since they last combined forces, this year’s Cambridge–Oxford Owners Club National Rally took place Sunday 3rd August...
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Maserati 250F to be Honoured at Goodwood Revival Maserati 250F to be Honoured at Goodwood Revival

The Goodwood Revival will mark 60 years of one of Formula 1’s most iconic machines, the Maserati 250F...
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Salon Privé: Recognising 60 Years of the D-Type Salon Privé: Recognising 60 Years of the D-Type

Salon Privé are thrilled to be celebrating the 60th anniversary of this spectacular car with a specially dedicated class within the Chubb Insurance Concours d’Elégance...
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Coys Heading for another Record Classic Car Auction Coys Heading for another Record Classic Car Auction

Coys Nurburgring international auction will see over fifty classic cars go under the hammer on Saturday 9th August...
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Classic Rarities Confirmed for Concours of Elegance Classic Rarities Confirmed for Concours of Elegance

Sixty of the rarest cars from around the world are set to grace the Fountain Gardens on the East side of the historic Hampton Court Palace grounds on 5-7 September...
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Vauxhall Heritage Centre Open Day Celebrates a Year of Milestones Vauxhall Heritage Centre Open Day Celebrates a Year of Milestones

Vauxhall will be showcasing its private collection of classic cars to the public for one day only on Sunday, 24th August, 10:00am until 4:00pm...
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Historic Kop Hill Climb to Celebrate Best of British Historic Kop Hill Climb to Celebrate Best of British

A Best of British display will feature as its centrepiece a 1924 GP Sunbeam ‘The Cub’ that is still the holder of the Kop Hill Climb record established in 1925...
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Mark Blundell and Jackie Oliver Join Goodwood Revival Line-up Mark Blundell and Jackie Oliver Join Goodwood Revival Line-up

Le Mans 24 Hours winners Mark Blundell and Jackie Oliver are the latest stars to add their names to the Goodwood Revival entry list for the 12-14 September event....
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Silverstone Classics Roars into Action for a Packed Weekend Silverstone Classics Roars into Action for a Packed Weekend

Silverstone Classic roared into action today (25 July) as the qualifying sessions were completed in sizzling conditions at the world famous Northamptonshire venue...
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JD Classics Jaguar XK120 at Coppa d’Oro JD Classics Jaguar XK120 at Coppa d’Oro

JD Classics was privileged to be accepted for entry into this year’s event – and sent a very special 1950 Jaguar XK120...
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CarFest North Revs up for August Extravaganza CarFest North Revs up for August Extravaganza

CarFest North is all set to burst into spectacular action at the picturesque Oulton Park circuit in Cheshire from 1-3 August...
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New Classic Car Show Set for January 2015 New Classic Car Show Set for January 2015

Hitting screens from January 2015, The Classic Car Show will be hosted by supermodel Jodie Kidd, and previous Top Gear presenter, Quentin Willson...
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Pistons and Props to Host Historic Rally Car Register 30th Pistons and Props to Host Historic Rally Car Register 30th

The Historic Rally Car Register’s 30th anniversary will culminate at this year’s Footman James Sywell Classic – Pistons and Props on 27th and 28th September...
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Dates Confirmed For 2015 Donington Historic Festival Dates Confirmed For 2015 Donington Historic Festival

The 2015 Donington Historic Festival is confirmed for the Bank Holiday weekend of Saturday 2nd, Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th May...
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Evita’s Classic Cadillac up for Auction at Salon Privé Evita’s Classic Cadillac up for Auction at Salon Privé

Silverstone Auctions is offering the opportunity to own a very special classic car, with connections to Eva Peron, in its sale at Salon Privé on 4th September...
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Simply Classics & Sports Car Confirmed for Beaulieu Simply Classics & Sports Car Confirmed for Beaulieu

Beaulieu’s Simply Classics event has rebranded to Simply Classics & Sports Car for 2014, as the rally has now expanded to include sports cars alongside its classics...
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Silverstone Classic to Celebrate Maserati Centenary Silverstone Classic to Celebrate Maserati Centenary

Maserati is set to take top billing at Silverstone Classic 2014 (25-27 July) as its Centenary celebrations get into full swing...
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Jaguar D-Type to Celebrate 60th at Goodwood Jaguar D-Type to Celebrate 60th at Goodwood

The Goodwood Revival will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the iconic Jaguar D-type, with a special race for examples of the legendary classic...
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Sir Stirling Praises Shelsley Walsh for Classic Nostalgia Sir Stirling Praises Shelsley Walsh for Classic Nostalgia

Sir Stirling was guest of honour at the Midland Automobile Club’s Classic Nostalgia weekend, a vintage themed meeting held at the world’s oldest motor sport venue...
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New Classic Car TV Show at H&H Buxton Sale New Classic Car TV Show at H&H Buxton Sale

Simon Hope and the H&H Classics car specialist team are excited to be involved with a new classic car TV series to be shown later this year...
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Bentley to Showcase Impressive Heritage at Concours of Elegance Bentley to Showcase Impressive Heritage at Concours of Elegance

Five Bentleys will feature in the 60 exceptional cars from around the world chosen for this year’s Concours in the Fountain Gardens at Hampton Court...
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Prodrive Collection Moves to Donington Park Museum Prodrive Collection Moves to Donington Park Museum

Donington Park’s Grand Prix Collection welcomes the arrival of its first ever display of rally cars, with the entire Prodrive collection being re-housed in the onsite museum...
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50’s and 60’s Motor Racing Legends Set for Silverstone Classics 50’s and 60’s Motor Racing Legends Set for Silverstone Classics

Motor Racing Legends is fielding two spectacular, packed grids of 1950s and early 1960s sportscars at the Silverstone Classic....
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Calling all Classics for Tony Jennings Classic Car Show Calling all Classics for Tony Jennings Classic Car Show

Organiser of the FMI classic car show are hoping to see as many classic car entrants as possible, not just local residents but from around the country...
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Sir Jack Brabham to be Honoured at Silverstone Classic Sir Jack Brabham to be Honoured at Silverstone Classic

The remarkable racing career of Sir Jack Brabham will be honoured later this month at Silverstone Classic (25-27 July)....
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Classic Vauxhall D-Type Staff Car Ready for War Centenary Croft Celebrates 50 Years with Nostalgia Weekend

Britain’s oldest surviving car manufacturer is preparing its classic D-Type Staff Car for events and shows through the summer....
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Coys Breaks Two World Records in Classics Motorcycle Sale Coys Breaks Two World Records in Classics Motorcycle Sale

Coys have broken two world records at auction when they sold a 1931 Indian 1300 for £90,000 and a 1953 Mondial 125 Monoalbero for £60,000...
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Croft Celebrates 50 Years with Nostalgia Weekend Croft Celebrates 50 Years with Nostalgia Weekend

Croft is revving up to roll back the years at its retro-flavoured weekend next month – with a blend of track duels, classics cars and period music and entertainment...
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London Classic Car Show Revealed in Style London Classic Car Show Revealed in Style

The potent roar of a V12 Ferrari engine provided the perfect backing track to the launch of the new London Classic Car Show...
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JD Classics Has another Successful Le Mans Classic JD Classics Has another Successful Le Mans Classic

With five of its most celebrated classic cars and seasoned racing drivers JD Classics pulled out all the stops at this year’s Le Mans Classic...
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UK Sees Rare Gathering of Classic Peugeots UK Sees Rare Gathering of Classic Peugeots

More than 120 classic Peugeots met up for the annual International Peugeot Meeting, held this year in the UK...
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Rare Classic Ferrari 250 GT Confirmed for Salon Privé Rare Classic Ferrari 250 GT Confirmed for Salon Privé

An extremely rare 1963 Ferrari 250 GT/L ‘Lusso’ is to be sold at Silverstone Auctions’ inaugural sale at Salon Privé on 4th September...
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BTCC Stars to Race Classics at Silverstone Classic BTCC Stars to Race Classics at Silverstone Classic

Four champions from the British Touring Car Championship will be competing at this month’s Silverstone Classic on 25-27 July...
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007’s Aston Martin Inspiration up for Auction 007’s Aston Martin Inspiration up for Auction

A 1954 Aston Martin DB 2/4, considered as the inspiration for James Bond’s original Aston Martin in Ian Fleming’s novel Goldfinger, is to be auctioned...
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Brooklands Museum Racing Team to Run at LeMans Classic Brooklands Museum Racing Team to Run at LeMans Classic

Two of the most famous names in motoring history are being brought together again in a venture that will evoke the heyday of the Brooklands Motor Course...
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Sir Jackie Stewart’s Racing Marcos up for Sale Sir Jackie Stewart’s Racing Marcos up for Sale

Silverstone Auctions will be offering racing legend Sir Jackie Stewart’s first ever race car for auction in its sale at the Silverstone Classic on the 26th and 27th July...
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D-Type and F-Type Project 7 Side by Side at Le Mans Classic D-Type and F-Type Project 7 Side by Side at Le Mans Classic

The most powerful and fastest production Jaguar to date will make its dynamic debut during this weekend’s Le Mans Classic race meeting from 4-6 July...
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SKODA to Send Classic Trio to Silvretta Classic SKODA to Send Classic Trio to Silvretta Classic

SKODA will be sending a classic trio along the enchanting roads of this year’s Silvretta Classic: a 440 Spartak, a Felicia and a 1101 Tutor...
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Screen Classics Take Centre Stage at Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show Screen Classics Take Centre Stage at Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show

This year’s Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, held November 14th to 16th at Birmingham’s NEC, has chosen ‘The Big Screen’ as its clubs theme for 2014...
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MG Celebrates 90 Years of the Iconic Marque MG Celebrates 90 Years of the Iconic Marque

MG celebrated 90 years of the iconic marque with the MG90 event at Silverstone circuit 21-22 June, which saw over 15,000 enthusiasts attend...
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Iconic Rover-BRM returns to Le Mans Classic Iconic Rover-BRM returns to Le Mans Classic

It's been 50 years since one of the Heritage Motor Centre’s most iconic cars - the ground breaking Rover BRM gas turbine GT - competed at the Le Mans...
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Classics and Vintage Cars Set for Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb Classics and Vintage Cars Set for Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb

The Midland Automobile Club hosts a contrast of events this coming weekend (5th and 6th July) when both classic and modern machinery compete...
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Alpine to Send Heritage Fleet to Le Mans Classic Alpine to Send Heritage Fleet to Le Mans Classic

To showcase their link between the past and present, a number of classic Alpines will be in action at this year’s Le Mans Classic on 4th-6th July...
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Ferrari Takes on the Historic Hill at Goodwood Ferrari Takes on the Historic Hill at Goodwood

Ferrari was out in force at Goodwood, displaying their modern machines of power and performance alongside a staggering collection of classic cars...
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Latest Videos from Goodwood Festival of Speed Latest Videos from Goodwood Festival of Speed

One tells the story behind the incredible centrepiece structure. The second takes a brief glimpse at Mercedes in action at the famous Goodwood event...
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Classics, Chris Evans and the Stig: No usual car day at Thruxton Classics, Chris Evans and the Stig: No usual car day at Thruxton

A special day as part of the ‘Chris Evans Magnificent Seven and Famous Five Drive and Dine’ extravaganza, which has raised almost £1 million for Children In Need...
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Mercedes Let Classics Fly on Friday at Goodwood Mercedes Let Classics Fly on Friday at Goodwood

Some of the fastest, most exhilarating, most innovative and most beautiful Mercedes-Benz cars spanning a century of motorsport took to the Goodwood Hill...
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Annual Heritage Rally Continues to Grow Annual Heritage Rally Continues to Grow

Heritage Rally, starting from the Heritage Motor Centre and finishing at the Cotswold Wildlife Park saw a 25% increase in entries from a wide variety of classic cars...
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Audi Heads up its Speed Machines with Classics at Goodwood Audi Heads up its Speed Machines with Classics at Goodwood

Audi will be celebrating the Vorsprung durch Technik brand’s remarkable track record in motorsport at the much-loved event...
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Rolls-Royce Merlin Engine Brings Air Sea and Land Together at Salute to Style Rolls-Royce Merlin Engine Brings Air Sea and Land Together at Salute to Style

Salute to Style at The Hurlingham Club, presents a trio of displays that share the same historic powerplant to propel them on air, road and water...
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Bentley to Roll out 95 Years of Heritage at Goodwood Eclectic Private Car Collection to go Under Hammer at Silverstone Auctions

Tracing the roots of the brand’s racing heritage, three historic Bentleys will reunite for the first time in over a decade to complete Goodwood’s famous Hillclimb...
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Porsche is Addicted to Winning at Goodwood FOS Porsche is Addicted to Winning at Goodwood FOS

This year’s Goodwood will see Porsche show off their historic prowess on the track with a stable full of icons, past and present...
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Eclectic Private Car Collection to go Under Hammer at Silverstone Auctions Eclectic Private Car Collection to go Under Hammer at Silverstone Auctions

An eclectic private collection of 14 classic cars and six motorcycles, spanning nearly 90 years, will be offered by Silverstone Auctions...
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Alfa Romeo to Send a Feast of Classics to Festival of Speed Alfa Romeo to Send a Feast of Classics to Festival of Speed

Yet another manufacturer has announced an impressive line-up of old metal and new for Goodwood Festival of Speed...
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Classics Wowed Crowds at Simply Porsche Classics Wowed Crowds at Simply Porsche

The second annual Simply Porsche event, held in the grounds of the National Motor Museum, attracted over 440 examples of the Porsche marque...
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Classic Fords to Flock to Heritage Motor Centre Classic Fords to Flock to Heritage Motor Centre

Hundreds of classic Fords will once again converge at the Heritage Motor Centre when it hosts the sixth Old Ford Rally...
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National Motor Museum Gain Funding for WW1 Commemorative Project National Motor Museum Gain Funding for WW1 Commemorative Project

National Motor Museum Trust to commemorate centenary of WW1 in a forthcoming project, Caravans and Charabancs – Leisure Motoring After the First World War...
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Renault to Arrive with an Array of Classics at Festival of Speed Renault to Arrive with an Array of Classics at Festival of Speed

Renault will parade its amazing breadth of creativity at Goodwood Festival of Speed, with a wide-ranging array of competition cars and a series of concept cars...
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Warming up to Beaulieu International Autojumble Warming up to Beaulieu International Autojumble

Beaulieu’s world-famous International Autojumble is back for its 48th year on the 6th and 7th September 2014...
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Jaguar Set to Impress at Goodwood with History in Motion Classic Best of British set for Brands Hatch

Jaguar will be making some noise at next week’s Festival of Speed from 26-29 June with an exceptional line-up of its cars, both classic and new...
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Classic Best of British set for Brands Hatch Classic Best of British set for Brands Hatch

Brands Hatch circuit will be the focus of top-flight Vintage, Historic and Classic racing on 28-29th June as it hosts the AMOC Racing Festival...
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Impressive New Maserati Exhibition Celebrates a Century Impressive New Maserati Exhibition Celebrates a Century

A unique exhibition dedicated to the Centennial of Maserati was inaugurated in Modena today celebrating some of the world’s most glorious classic cars...
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BEN Brings Another Year of Classic and Vintage Car Fun BEN Brings Another Year of Classic and Vintage Car Fun

Lynwood Summer Fete on 28th June, operated by BEN, will see over 150 vintage and classic cars and motorcycles as part of its annual Classic Vehicle Rally...
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Sir Stirling Moss to Lead F1 and Maserati Parade at Silverstone Sir Stirling Moss to Lead F1 and Maserati Parade at Silverstone

Racing legend Sir Stirling Moss OBE will be back behind the wheel of one of his favourite grand prix cars at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (25-27 July)...
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Classics Take Centre Stage at Custom & Hot Rod Festival Classics Take Centre Stage at Custom & Hot Rod Festival

Beaulieu’sCustom & Hot Rod Festival sees hundreds of classic customs and hot rods flood into the picturesque parkland of the National Motor Museum...
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Classic Rollers and Bentleys Lead the H&H Rockingham Sale Classic Rollers and Bentleys Lead the H&H Rockingham Sale

Classic Bentleys and Rolls Royces lead the charge at H&H’s forthcoming classic car sale at Rockingham Castle on 21 June...
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Around the World in 60 Cars at Hampton Court Around the World in 60 Cars at Hampton Court

60 of the rarest modern and classic cars from around the world are expected at Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace on 5-7 September...
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JD Classics Takes Victory at Autosport Three-Hour with Lightweight E-Type JD Classics Takes Victory at Autosport Three-Hour with Lightweight E-Type

JD Classics is celebrating another great historic racing win in 2014 with victory at the Autosport Three-Hour race at Snetterton last weekend...
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Extraordinary Classic Car Collector Makes His UK Concours Debut Extraordinary Classic Car Collector Makes His UK Concours Debut

One of the world’s most prolific classic car owners will for the first time in the UK display at this year’s Salon Privé...
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Record Sale Price for 1982 Lamborghini Countach Record Sale Price for 1982 Lamborghini Countach

A 1982 Lamborghini Countach sells at a record £337,120 in a blistering sale day at Historics largest auction to date...
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Vintage Adventurer Sets World Record across Australia Vintage Adventurer Sets World Record across Australia

Rod Wade and Austen Ritchie have set a new World Record for driving a pre-war car across Australia and back in just 101 hours, 52 minutes and 32 seconds...
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Celebrate Classic British Cars at BMC and Leyland Show Celebrate Classic British Cars at BMC and Leyland Show

Visitors can once again celebrate a host of classic British cars when the Heritage Motor Centre hosts the nostalgic ‘BMC & Leyland Show’ on Sunday 6 July...
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Vintage Talbot Repeats Inaugural Alpine Trial Win 80 Years on Vintage Talbot Repeats Inaugural Alpine Trial Win 80 Years on

A Talbot 105 Alpine has won the Endurance Rally Association’s inaugural Alpine Trial, 80 years after a Talbot won the 1934 original rally...
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CödeClean Concours Confirmed for Footman James Classic Car Show Manchester Concours Confirmed for Footman James Classic Car Show Manchester

The CödeClean Concours d’Elegance returns to The Footman James Classic Car Show Manchester at EventCity on 20 & 21 September...
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Vintage, Classic and Rare Cars up for Barons Auction Vintage, Classic and Rare Cars up for Barons Auction

Two De Dion Boutons with a combined age of 210 are the oldest entrants in Barons’ sale at Sandown Park on 24th June...
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Simply Alfa Romeo is Back at Beaulieu Simply Alfa Romeo is Back at Beaulieu

Classic Alphas, and their modern sisters, will flock to the National Motor Museum on the 29th June for the Simply Alfa Romeo rally...
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Stunning Entries Revealed for Brooklands Double Twelve Stunning Entries Revealed for Brooklands Double Twelve

Entries for the annual Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival on 14th & 15th June foretell exceptional classic battles...
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H&H Classics celebrates Maserati’s Centenary with 1970 Indy H&H Classics celebrates Maserati’s Centenary with 1970 Indy

On 21 June, H&H Classics will offer this delectable Verde Metallizzato 1970 Maserati Indy at its Rockingham Castle auction...
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SKODA Popular to take a Literary Journey Across UK SKODA Popular to take a Literary Journey Across UK

SKODA’s first car to appeal to a broad customer base 80 years ago, the SKODA Popular is to drive through the literary tracks of time across the UK...
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Line-up Announced for Castle Combe Autumn Classic Line-up Announced for Castle Combe Autumn Classic

With four months to go until Castle Combe’s third outing of its Autumn Classic on Sunday 5th October, the event organisers have revealed the eight race line-up...
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Surtees to be Honoured by Silverstone Classic Surtees to be Honoured by Silverstone Classic

The astonishing and unique achievements of John Surtees OBE will be celebrated at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (25-27 July)...
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Porsche RSR Mila Schön Racer Confirmed for Salute to Style Porsche RSR Mila Schön Racer Confirmed for Salute to Style

History, fashion and racing achievements blend beautifully at Salute to Style at The Hurlingham Club, an elegant celebration of some of the best classic cars in life...
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1987 Bentley 8 to be Auctioned for Charity 1987 Bentley 8 to be Auctioned for Charity

A rather elegant 1987 Bentley 8 will take its place amongst over 150 other classic cars at the Historics at Brooklands auction in Surrey on Saturday, 7th June...
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Classic Safari Challenge Sees Bentley and Ford Steal the Show Classic Safari Challenge Sees Bentley and Ford Steal the Show

A 1928 Bentley and a 1961 Ford Falcon are bringing the silverware home in the Endurance Rally Association’s Classic Safari Challenge...
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Persuaders Aston Martin DBS at Salute to Style Persuaders Aston Martin DBS at Salute to Style

There can be no more suitable occasion for the famous Aston Martin’s first official outing since the sale than Salute to Style at The Hurlingham Club...
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Bluebird CN7 50th Anniversary Celebration Evening Confirmed Bluebird CN7 50th Anniversary Celebration Evening Confirmed

What better way to mark the 50th anniversary than to spend an evening in the company of the iconic Bluebird CN7, and Donald Campbell’s widow, Tonia Bern-Campbell...
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Vauxhall Droop Snoot Celebrated at 40 Vauxhall Droop Snoot Celebrated at 40

The Droop Snoot Group celebrated the classic Vauxhall Firenza Droop Snoot’s 40th anniversary at Vauxhall Motor’s Heritage Centre in Luton and Millbrook...
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Rare Classic Motorcycles up for Auction with BCA Rare Classic Motorcycles up for Auction with BCA

A selection of rare vintage 1950s motorcycles are entered for BCA Peterborough’s next Motorbike Auction on Friday 30th May...
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Maserati 8CTF Runs Historic Lap at Indianapolis Maserati 8CTF Runs Historic Lap at Indianapolis

Reminiscent of its renowned win at the very same track, the Maserati 8CTF relived its final victory lap around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway exactly 75 years later...
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Classic Indiana Jones Renault up for Sale Classic Indiana Jones Renault up for Sale

The 1928 Renault Type NN Tourer from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade is expected to gain great interest at auction in June...
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Ferrari Dinos Attract Big Bids at Auction Ferrari Dinos Attract Big Bids at Auction

Two very special Ferrari Dinos wowed the bidders at Silverstone Auctions’ May Sale, helping achieve total sales value of over £1.7million...
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Maserati Scoops Awards at Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este Maserati Scoops Awards at Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

The 2014 edition of the 'Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este' competition could not have gone better for Maserati in the company’s centenary year...
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Brooklands Reunion to Revive the Track Past Brooklands Reunion to Revive the Track Past

One of the most evocative days in Brooklands' 2014 calendar will be 13th July, when the Museum marks 75 years since the motor racing circuit closed for good...
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Classic Porsches to Descend on Beaulieu Classic Porsches to Descend on Beaulieu

On Sunday 22nd June, Beaulieu’s popular Simply Porsche rally will be welcoming Porsche owners from all over the UK and wider...
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600 Vintage Bikes Expected for Nostalgic Banbury Run 600 Vintage Bikes Expected for Nostalgic Banbury Run

Almost 600 Veteran and Vintage motorcycles will ride en masse when the Heritage Motor Centre hosts the Vintage Motor Cycle Club Banbury Run on Sunday 8th June...
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Rally Legends Rauno Aaltonen and Mini Cooper S Head to Goodwood Rally Legends Rauno Aaltonen and Mini Cooper S Head to Goodwood

Rally icons Rauno Aaltonen and the Mini Cooper S head a stellar line-up of cars on the Goodwood Festival of Speed’s Skoda Forest Rally Stage on 26-29 June...
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1960 Alfa Set to Get Pulses Racing at Auction 1960 Alfa Set to Get Pulses Racing at Auction

A concours 1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider will get pulses racing as it comes to sale at Historics classic car auction at Brooklands on 7th June...
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Bentley Has Best Year at Mille Miglia Bentley Has Best Ever Year at Mille Miglia

This year’s Mille Miglia challenge saw Bentley Motors secure its best position to date with one of the company’s iconic 4 ½ Litre supercharged Bentley Blowers...
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Jodie Kidd and David Blakeley Lead the Big Cats at Mille Miglia Jodie Kidd and David Blakeley Lead the Big Cats at Mille Miglia

Take a look back at Jaguar Heritage's amazing adventure of classic cars and stars during Mille Miglia 2014...
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Ford Goes Nostalgic Leading up to World Rallycross Championship Ford Goes All Nostalgic Leading up to World Rallycross Championship

Ford has gone all nostalgic with the upcoming and first ever UK round of the exciting new FIA World Rallycross Championship on the weekend of 24-25 May...
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007’s Aston of Inspiration Unveiled 007’s Aston of Inspiration Unveiled

A 1954 Aston Martin DB 2/4, which is understood to have been the inspiration for James Bond’s Aston Martin, has been unveiled by international auctioneers Coys...
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Brian Redman to Drive Iconic Porsche 917 at Festival of Speed Brian Redman to Drive Iconic Porsche 917 at Festival of Speed

Two of sportscar racing’s legendary names, the Porsche 917 and Brian Redman, will be reunited at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on 26 – 29 June...
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Bonhams Sees Huge Success at Aston Martin Works Bonhams Sees Huge Success at Aston Martin Works

Millions of pounds worth of rare and prized Aston Martin sports cars changed hands over the weekend at the 15th annual Bonhams Aston Martin Sale...
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From Ferraris to Fire Engines at Silverstone Auction From Ferraris to Fire Engines at Silverstone Auction

Over 60 classic cars and a pair of motorcycles will be offered in Silverstone Auctions’ first sale of the year at Silverstone race circuit on 24th May...
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Aston Martin Works to Host Bonhams Auction Aston Martin Works to Host Bonhams Auction

Bonhams is once again partnering with the historic home of the great British sports car brand, to host its annual Aston Martin Sale on Saturday 17th May...
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Jaguar Sees Senna and Brundle Lead the Mille Miglia Charge Jaguar Sees Senna and Brundle Lead the Mille Miglia Charge

Martin Brundle and Bruno Senna lead an impressive line-up of classic Jaguars and celebrities for the 1,000 mile high-speed test through Italy...
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F1 Driver Giedo Van Der Garde Joins Goodwood Revival F1 Driver Giedo Van Der Garde Joins Goodwood Revival

Sauber Formula 1 Team test driver Giedo van der Garde will make his Goodwood Revival debut this year...
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Jay Leno and Ian Callum Steer Legendary Ecurie Ecosse XK 120 at Mille Miglia Jay Leno and Ian Callum Steer Legendary Ecurie Ecosse XK 120 at Mille Miglia

US TV chat show host, Jaguar collector and classic car enthusiast, Jay Leno, and Jaguar Design Director, Ian Callum take the 1951 Ecurie Ecosse XK 120 roadster...
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The Jag E-Type Lightweight is Back The Jag E-Type Lightweight is Back

Jaguar is to build six perfect reproductions of the original, race-bred Lightweight E-type created in 1963. The cars are the ‘missing’ vehicles from the Lightweight project...
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National Motor Museum Showcases Story of Motorcycles National Motor Museum Showcases Story of Motorcycles

A new display in the National Motor Museum, The Motorcycle Story, has been opened to bring the full historical picture of our classic motorcycles to life...
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Goodwood to See Classic Lec F1 Car to Break 35 Years of Silence Goodwood to See Classic Lec F1 Car to Break 35 Years of Silence

One of Formula 1’s forgotten machines, the Lec CRP1, will hit the tarmac for the first time in over 35 years at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on 26-29 June...
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40 Classic Motorcycle Collection up for Auction 40 Classic Motorcycle Collection up for Auction

40 classic motorcycle; some with zero mileage; a time span of 41 years; estimated values from £500 to £100,000; all in immaculate condition...
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C-Type Jags Travel to Mille Miglia after Monaco Success C-Type Jags Travel to Mille Miglia after Monaco Success

Two of the Jaguar C-types set to compete in this week’s Mille Miglia have driven directly from their race at the Monaco Historique to Brescia in Italy for Mille Miglia...
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Legendary Fiat S76 to Run For First Time in 100 Years at Festival of Speed Legendary Fiat S76 to Run For First Time in 100 Years at Festival of Speed

The Fiat S76, unofficially the fastest car in the world in 1911, will turn a wheel for the first time in over 100 years when it tackles the Goodwood Festival of Speed...
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Royal Automobile Club Hosts Special Stage Rally Royal Automobile Club Hosts Special Stage Rally

For the first time, Woodcote Park played host to a competitive motorsport event when the Mini Britannia rally took place there on Saturday, 10th May...
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Host of Classics Expected for Custom & Hot Rod Festival Host of Classics Expected for Custom & Hot Rod Festival

Beaulieu is set for a fun-filled family day out at the Custom & Hot Rod Festival on Sunday 15 June...
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Bullitt Tribute from Silverstone Classic Bullitt Tribute from Silverstone Classic

A special homage to the original, staring the legendary Steve McQueen in the famous Ford Mustang GT fastback, sees the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit as the set...
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Simply Ford 2014 Review Simply Ford 2014 Review

The first of Beaulieu’s 2014 calendar of ‘Simply’ rallies, Simply Ford, was held in the grounds of the famous classic car museum on the 4th May...
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Bentley Blowers Set for Classic Mille Miglia Challenge Bentley Blowers Set for Classic Mille Miglia Challenge

Bentley Motors is competing in Mille Miglia 2014 (15-18 May) with two of the company’s famous 4 ½ Litre supercharged ‘Blowers’ taking on the 1,700 km route...
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Shelsley Walsh Classic Nostalgia Preview Shelsley Walsh Classic Nostalgia Preview

A weekend of 1950's and 1960's Classic Nostalgia awaits you at the Midland Automobile Club's Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb on the 19th and 20th July...
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HMC Gearing up for Classic & Vintage Commercial Show Heritage Motor Centre Gearing up for Classic & Vintage Commercial Show

Visitors can step back in time when the Heritage Motor Centre hosts the seventh Classic and Vintage Commercial Show on Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 June...
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Success for JD Classics at Donington Historic Success for JD Classics at Donington Historic

JD Classics Historic Racing Department enjoyed three days of success with touring car legend Steve Soper joining its triumphant driver line-up...
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Heritage Motor Centre Celebrates 21st Birthday in Style Heritage Motor Centre Celebrates 21st Birthday in Style

Over 100 VIP guests marked the Heritage Motor Centre (HMC) 21st birthday celebrations on Thursday 1 May...
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Classics Cars Confirmed For Bedford Amateur Regatta Classic Cars Confirmed For Bedford Amateur Regatta

Bedford Amateur Regatta’s May event celebrates 150 years of this historic sport with races throughout the day and a classic car display...
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Rolls-Royce Celebrates 110 Years Rolls-Royce Celebrates 110 Years

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will celebrate a seminal moment in British automotive history on Sunday 4 May...
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Vintage Adventurer Gets Back on the Road Down Under Vintage Adventurer Gets Back on the Road Down Under

Vintage Adventurer Rod Wade is getting back behind the wheel as he attempts to drive across Australia – and back again – in less than 100 hours...
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Keith Richards’ Dino to Go Under the Hammer Keith Richards’ Dino to Go Under the Hammer

A 1972 Ferrari Dino 246GT, first owned by the Rolling Stones rock star Keith Richards, is to be sold with no reserve at Coys’ classic car auction in Monaco on Friday 9th May...
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Time-warp MG Uncovered for Auction Time-warp MG Uncovered for Auction

Anglia Car Auctions (ACA) has discovered a ‘time-warp’ classic car with low mileage – an unregistered 1980 MG Midget with just 162 miles on the clock...
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Coys Have Their Best Ascot Classic Car Auction Coys Have Their Best Ascot Classic Car Auction

COYS broke two world records at their Ascot sale when they sold a white 1969 Aston Martin DB6, for £180,000, and a 1973 Porsche 911 2.4S, for £170,000...
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Silverstone to Stage the World’s Biggest F1 Parade Silverstone to Stage the World’s Biggest F1 Parade

The world’s biggest ever parade of Formula One cars will be staged at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (25-27 July)..
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Citroën Celebrates 80 Years of Traction Avant Citroën Celebrates 80 Years of Traction Avant

In April 1934, Citroën unveiled the 7A, a car that would go on to make motoring history with a series of innovations including front-wheel-drive...
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Half a Million Horsepower Expected at First Goodwood Breakfast Club of 2014 Half a Million Horsepower Expected at First Goodwood Breakfast Club of 2014

Almost half a million classic and modern horsepower is expected at Goodwood on Sunday, 4th May as Supercar Sunday kicks off the Goodwood Breakfast Club...
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Jaguar Line-Up Announced for Mille Miglia 2014 Jaguar Line-Up Announced for Mille Miglia 2014

Jaguar Heritage Racing will be tackling the legendary Mille Miglia classic car endurance event from 15-18 May with a line-up of top-name drivers...
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Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb Attracting Classics Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb Attracting Classics

The first competitive event of the year at Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb has attracted a full entry of some of the very best cars and drivers from across the country...
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Heartbeat Land Rover Joins Beaulieu’s On Screen Cars Exhibition Heartbeat Land Rover Joins Beaulieu’s On Screen Cars Exhibition

The 1967 Series IIA Land Rover, which took a starring role in ITV’s popular police drama, Heartbeat, is the latest exhibit to arrive in Beaulieu’s On Screen Cars display....
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Concours of Elegance is Warming Up for This Summer Concours of Elegance is Warming Up for This Summer

The third international Concours of Elegance in September will bring together 60 of the rarest and greatest cars from around the world...
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New Classic Car Event to Hit London - Salute to Style New Classic Car Event to Hit London - Salute to Style

A brand new luxury and exclusive classic car event, Salute to Style, will be held on the magnificent grounds of The Hurlingham Club on 16-19 July...
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Murray Walker Is Reunited With His Past at the Royal Automobile Club Murray Walker Is Reunited With His Past at the Royal Automobile Club

Retired motorsport commentator Murray Walker was surprised and overwhelmed when he was reintroduced to one of his father’s old racing motorcycles...
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MG Celebrates 90th Anniversary at Beaulieu MG Celebrates 90th Anniversary at Beaulieu

MG reaches its 90th anniversary this year and to celebrate MG will be the featured marque at Simply Classics & Sports Car at the National Motor Museum, Beaulieu...
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Life in Blue Returns to Prescott Hill Climb Life in Blue Returns to Prescott Hill Climb

The annual French invasion of ‘La Vie en Bleu’ (Life in Blue) makes a welcome return to Prescott Hill Climb on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th May 2014...
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Classic Entries Invited for Summer Auctions Classic Entries Invited for Summer Auctions

Silverstone Auctions is now inviting quality entries into its summer auctions taking place at its spiritual home of The Wing, Silverstone...
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The Latest Classic Car Offerings from H&H Auctions The Latest Classic Car Offerings from H&H Auctions

We couldn’t help but share a few classic car treasures coming up for auctions at the latest H&H Auction to be held 24th April at The Imperial War Museum, Duxford...
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Classic Car and Motorsport Action Set for Castle Hill Classic Car and Motorsport Action Set for Castle Hill

On 9th and 10th August, the magnificent parkland grounds of Castle Hill in North Devon, will once again be the setting for the high-octane Castle Hill Car Festival...
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Classic Cars Reunite for Nostalgic Spring Classic Classic Cars Reunite for Nostalgic Spring Classic

Hundreds of vintage, veteran and classic cars will reunite for the nostalgic Gaydon Spring Classic at the Heritage Motor Centre on Sunday 18 May...
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£1million Worth of Barn Finds Sold at NEC £1million Worth of Barn Finds Sold at NEC

The largest collection of barn finds in one auction helped Silverstone Auctions achieve a £1million total sale at the very first Practical Classics Restoration Show...
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Jensen Motors Name Back for New Classic Car Business Jensen Motors Name Back for New Classic Car Business

One of the most loved British marques has a new champion in the classic car restoration industry: Jensen Motors Ltd is now trading from its Oxfordshire premises...
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Jensen Motors Name Back for New Classic Car Business Record Attendance at Pride of Longbridge 2014

Pride of Longbridge grows every year with the modern and classic car event expanding even further for 2014...
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Formula 5000 Fever at Thruxton Easter Revival Formula 5000 Fever at Thruxton Easter Revival

The classic roar of Formula 5000 will resonate around Thruxton next weekend (19-20 April), as the 5.0-litre, V8 monsters vie for glory at the Easter Revival...
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Rare Lagonda V12 Saloon Sold Prior To Auction Rare Classic Lagonda V12 Saloon Sold Prior To Auction

A 1939 Lagonda V12 set to go under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions’ Restoration Show has been snapped up in a significant six figure pre-auction deal...
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Southern Team Win the Flying Scotsman Southern Team Win the Flying Scotsman

Despite heading further north for this year’s Flying Scotsman Rally, it was a team from the south of the UK that went on to win the three-day 600-mile classic car event...
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International Autojumble Finalist in VisitEngland Awards International Autojumble Finalist in VisitEngland Awards

Beaulieu’s International Autojumble has been named as a finalist in the Tourism Event of the Year category of the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014...
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Motoring Stars Set for New Classic Car Restoration Show Motoring Stars Set for New Classic Car Restoration Show

What do a comedy actor, a former chart topping drummer, and a racing driver all have in common? They’ll all be at the inaugural Practical Classics Restoration Show...
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JD Classics Takes the Chequered Flag at Goodwood JD Classics Takes the Chequered Flag at Goodwood

Classic car specialist JD Classics strongly supported Goodwood’s first new motor sport event of the 21st Century - the 72nd Members Meeting...
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Footman James Staff Support Classic Car Day Footman James Staff Support Classic Car Day

Employees at classic car insurance brokers Footman James drove their classic cars into work today, 4 April, in support of UK National Classic Car Day...
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Coys Classic Car Auction - Techno Classica Multi-Million Euro Results at Coys Techno Classica Auction

Coys auction at the world-wide famous Essen Techno Classica classic car show in March achieved outstanding results in excess of € 4 million...
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Firebreathing Group B Legends Join World Rallycross Championship Firebreathing Group B Legends Join World Rallycross Championship

Special races and displays from the legendary Group B era will help celebrate the UK’s first round of the prestigious new FIA World Rallycross Championship...
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Entries Open for the 2014 Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run Entries Open for the 2014 Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Entries have opened for the world’s oldest motoring event – the annual Veteran Car Run between London and Brighton...
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JD Classics to Provide Official 2014 Mille Miglia Classic Jaguar Support JD Classics to Provide Official 2014 Mille Miglia Classic Jaguar Support

Classic car specialist JD Classics will be providing the official 2014 Mille Miglia technical support and parts for all classic Jaguars and Jaguar-powered competition cars...
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Aston Martin Barn Find Pair Emerges for Auction Aston Martin Barn Find Pair Emerges for Auction

Two classic Aston Martin DBS restoration projects, will be going under the hammer at the first Restoration Show Sale on 12th April...
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Heritage Motor Centre to Celebrate 21st Birthday Heritage Motor Centre to Celebrate 21st Birthday

The Heritage Motor Centre is to celebrate its 21st birthday in May by hosting a special classic car and people exhibition of “21 Years 21 Icons”...
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Classic Racing Details Confirmed for Donington Historic Festival Classic Racing Details Confirmed for Donington Historic Festival

2014 Donington Historic Festival - a packed and entertaining timetable featuring a superb line-up of classic car racing each day...
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Members’ Meeting Returns to Goodwood Classic Racing Members’ Meeting Returns to Goodwood

Goodwood Road Racing Club’s hotly-anticipated 72nd Members’ Meeting caused a sensation as its inaugural running took place...
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New Jaguar Heritage Museum Announced at Heritage Motor Centre New Jaguar Heritage Museum Announced at Heritage Motor Centre

The BMIHT, based at the Heritage Motor Centre, has been awarded a £1.45 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund for its Museum Collections Centre project...
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National Motor Museum Restoration Workshop Adds to the Ranks National Motor Museum Restoration Workshop Adds to the Ranks

On 1st April the National Motor Museum Restoration Workshop at Beaulieu welcomes a new trainee – the first in several years...
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David Brown Automotive Unveils the Classic Styled Speedback David Brown Automotive Unveils the Classic Styled Speedback

As you know, we only really deal with classics, but, as we recently announced, there is one new car we took particular interest in, all wrapped up in classic car styling...
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Castle Combe Classic & Retro Action Day is Back Castle Combe Classic & Retro Action Day is Back

Castle Combe Circuit is again inviting motoring clubs and enthusiasts to celebrate the best of classic motoring at its annual Classic & Retro Action Day this June...
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One-Off Racing Daimler Barn-Find Set to Star at NEC Restoration Show One-Off Racing Daimler Barn-Find Set to Star at NEC Restoration Show

A unique Daimler racing car is set to take centre stage at the inaugural Practical Classics Restoration Show at Birmingham’s NEC on Saturday 12th and 13th April...
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Heritage Classic Car Insurance Announces Partnership with Charterhouse Auctions Heritage Classic Car Insurance Announces New Partnership

Heritage Classic Car Insurance is now the official insurance partner for Charterhouse Auctions’ classic and vintage vehicle sales during 2014...
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ŠKODA Celebrates Milestones at Techno Classica ŠKODA Celebrates Milestones at Techno Classica

ŠKODA will be presenting twelve classic vehicle milestones of the company’s 119-year history at this year’s Techno Classica in Essen...
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TV Classic Vehicles Set for Silverstone Auctions’ Sale TV Classic Vehicles Set for Silverstone Auctions’ Sale

Two classic vehicles that starred in two of Britain’s most watched TV programmes, EastEnders and Minder, are set to go under the hammer...
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JD Classics on the Grid at the 72nd Goodwood Members Meeting JD Classics on the Grid at the 72nd Goodwood Members Meeting

Leading classic car specialist JD Classics will be supporting the 72nd Goodwood Members Meeting on 29-30 March with four very diverse competition car entries...
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Historic Racers Invited Onto the Grid at Footman James Sywell Classic - Pistons and Props Classics Invited Onto the Grid at Sywell Classic - Pistons and Props

Entries are now being taken wishing to drive on the ‘Racing Runway’ and ‘Sprint Strip’ at the Footman James Sywell Classic – Pistons and Props motoring festival...
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Credit Suisse Celebrates 10 Years of Its Classic Car Program Credit Suisse Celebrates 10 Years of Its Classic Car Program

Through its unique Classic Car Program, Credit Suisse has now engaged with the classic car and historic motor sport communities for over the past decade...
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Pre War Classic Cars Set for Midlands Send Off on Flying Scotsman Rally Pre War Classic Cars Set for Midlands Send Off on Flying Scotsman Rally

Over 100 pre-war classic cars will be on the starting line of the Endurance Rally Association’s sixth Flying Scotsman Rally on Friday 4th April 2014...
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Beaulieu Showcases Classic Land Speed Cars in New Display Beaulieu Showcases Classic Land Speed Cars in New Display

An inspiring new classic Land Speed Record display For Britain & For The Hell Of It, opened this month at the National Motor Museum...
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Classic ŠKODA 1000 MB Turns 50 ŠKODA 1000 MB Turns 50

The classic ŠKODA 1000 MB is now 50 years old. The compact classic car made its debut on 21 March as the successor to the former ŠKODA Octavia...
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Coys Breaks Three World Records at Auction Coys Breaks Three World Records at Auction

Coys broke three world records at their famous Spring Classics auction in London on 11th March, which was part of a unique television event with Channel 4...
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Classic Jaguar XK150s at Auction Jaguar Barn Find Pair Uncovered For Restoration Show Auction

Two 1958 Jaguar XK150 barn finds are set to excite bidders at Restoration Show Sale, hosted by Silverstone Auctions on April 12th at the NEC, Birmingham...
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Peter James Insurance Bromley Pageant of Motoring Save the Date: Peter James Insurance Bromley Pageant of Motoring

The UK’s biggest one-day classic vehicle show is back as the Peter James Insurance Bromley Pageant of Motoring returns on Sunday 8th June...
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John Surtees Guest of Honour at Donington Historic Festival John Surtees Guest of Honour at Donington Historic Festival

John Surtees OBE, the only man ever to have won World Championships on two and four wheels, is to be the Guest of Honour at this year’s Donington Historic Festival...
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Thruxton Easter Revival Classic Car Racing Thruxton Easter Revival Kick-Starts Action-Packed Season

Thruxton is speeding at full-throttle towards the 2014 motor racing campaign with classic car action on track...
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Classic Cars at Simply Ford, Beaulieu Calling all Classic Fords for Simply Ford

Beaulieu’s 2014 calendar of Simply rallies begins on 4th May with Simply Ford, held in the grounds of the National Motor Museum...
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Brooklands Classic Italian Car Day 2014 Classic Cars Set for Italian Car Day at Brooklands

Rarely do you find such obscure and exotic Italian machinery. Yet at Brooklands, the most fantastic classic cars are not only running, but running at speed...
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Classic Suzuki Motorcycle GT750 'Kettle' parts Suzuki Add GT750 to Vintage Parts Programme

Suzuki has announced the addition of the iconic GT750 'Kettle' to its popular Vintage Parts programme, with more than 1100 Genuine parts still available...
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Classic McLaren M7C and 650S McLaren Re-Tells the Story of the M7C

In celebrateing the launch of the impressive 650S, McLaren are looking back at the story of the famous M7C F1 car...
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Spring Autojumble - National Motor Museum Beaulieu’s Spring Autojumble to Celebrate 21st Birthday

Back for its 21st year, Beaulieu’s popular Spring Autojumble will be taking place on the 17th and 18th May in the grounds of the world-famous National Motor Museum...
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New Era for London to Brighton Run New Era for London to Brighton Run

The famous London to Brighton Veteran Car Run are delighted to announce that Bonhams is to become the new title partner of the classic motoring celebrations...
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1959 Jaguar XK150 Drophead Coupe at Classic Car Auction Scandal XK150 Helps Set Record Race Retro Result

Jaguar XK150, formerly owned by Dr Stephen Ward, the physician of the Profumo scandal, was one of the stars of this year’s record breaking Race Retro sale...
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Classic cars at Concours of Elegance 60 Exceptional Classics to Set Out History of the Car

This year’s Concours of Elegance promises 60 of the world’s most exceptional, rare and desirable classic cars forming the main Concours entries...
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Take a Virtual Tour of Ducati Museum in Bologna Take a Virtual Tour of Ducati Museum in Bologna

The Ducati Museum is set to attract hundreds of thousands more as the famous Italian motorcycle manufacturer opens its doors to a virtual tour with Google Maps...
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Modena’s New Enzo Ferrari Museum Modena’s New Enzo Ferrari Museum Opened

New Enzo Ferrari Museum (MEF) opened today in Modena by Luca di Montezemolo and Piero Ferrari, the son of the man who started off the amazing story...
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National Austin 7 Rally Beaulieu National Austin 7 Rally Set for Commercial Success

The 52nd National Austin Seven Rally, held at the National Motor Museum, is making classic commercial Austin Sevens its primary focus for 2014...
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Classic Toyota Coaster Toyota Revive Classic Prototype

We're a big fan of any car company preserving its automotive history, especially when that history includes classic vehicles from well over 40 years ago...
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David Brown Automotive sports car Latest: New Classic British Sports Car

We tend to concentrate on classic metal, but this one caught our eye when we first heard whispers - and the latest details do nothing to deter us...
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Bentley S3 AJB400B once owned by Brian Epstein Brian Epstein’s Bentley to Go Under the Hammer

A Bentley S3 once owned by The Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein is to be sold by Coys at their famous Spring Classics sale in London on March 11th...
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Race Retro 2014 More Motorsport Rarities Set for Race Retro 2014

More motorsport rarities from the world of racing and rallying along with a list of legendary names have been confirmed for Race Retro, 21-23 February...
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The Motorcycle Story Who Is Your Motorcycling Icon?

A wall featuring your top 20 icons of the motorcycling world will take centre stage in a new display, The Motorcycle Story, at the National Motor Museum...
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Jigsaw Racing Classic Triumph Spitfires at Race Retro Jigsaw Racing Aims to Triumph at Race Retro

Jigsaw Racing hopes to be ‘triumphant’ at Race Retro when it brings a quartet of classic Spitfires to the historic motorsport show; including one that isn’t made yet!..
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National Motor Museum at Beaulieu Toy Car World Record Help Beaulieu Break A Record!

As part of a World Record attempt for the Longest Line of Toy Cars, Beaulieu is asking for donations of toy cars to smash the current record set last December...
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James Hunt classic helmet for sale James Hunt Race Helmet up for Sale at Race Retro

A race helmet used by the late F1 star James Hunt, is set for Silverstone Auctions’ forthcoming Race Retro Sale on the 22nd and 23rd of February...
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Rare 1949 Talbot Lago up for Auction Rare 1949 Talbot Lago up for Auction

A rare, meticulously-restored 1949 Talbot Lago T26 Record Cabriolet is one classic set to be the centre of attention at the forthcoming Historics at Brooklands Auction...
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Renault to Celebrate Three Anniversaries at Retromobile Renault to Celebrate Three Anniversaries at Retromobile

This year’s Rétromobile Show in Paris, held from 5th to 9th February, will see Renault celebrate three notable anniversaries...
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James Hunt Hesketh 308 for sale Hunt’s F1 Car up for Auction

A car made famous by both racing and film, James Hunt’s Hesketh 308, is to go under the hammer in Monaco this May, courtesy of RM Auctions...
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Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court Palace Hampton Court to Host Concours of Elegance 2014

Following its first two award-winning Concours of Elegance events, 2014 will see this remarkable classic and rare car event roll up to Hampton Court Palace...
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Special Maserati Race for Donington Historic Festival Special Maserati Race for Donington Historic Festival

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Maserati, Motor Racing Legends and Maserati Club UK are staging a historic Maserati race at Donington Historic Festival...
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Classic Motor cars HQ CMC to Move to New Headquarters as Growth Continues

Classic Motor Cars, a leading Jaguar restoration company, is to move to a new 60,000 square foot headquarters in Bridgnorth and take on more staff in the next year...
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Maserati to Celebrate 100 Years at Silverstone Classic Maserati to Celebrate 100 Years at Silverstone Classic

This summer’s Silverstone Classic will host a glittering line-up of special races, displays and parades to celebrate the centenary of Maserati...
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Sunbeam 350hp Roars Back to Life Sunbeam 350hp Roars Back to Life

Sir Malcolm Campbell’s record breaking 350hp Sunbeam has been fired up, the first time it has been heard in public in over 50 years...
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Classic Le Mans Bentley Classic Le Mans Winner Takes Centre Stage with Bentley at Rétromobile

Bentley Motors is delighted to announce that its famous 1924 3 Litre Le Mans winner will headline its presence at the prestigious Rétromobile exhibition in Paris...
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Prodrive Celebrate 30 Years Prodrive Celebrates 30 Years of Success

27 January 1984, Prodrive competed in and won its first ever event. 30 years and 262 wins later, Prodrive is one of the most successful motorsport operations around...
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Bristol Classic Car Show Footman James Signs Three Year Deal with Bristol Classic Car Show

Footman James has signed a three year sponsorship deal with the Bristol Classic Car Show, now running for over 30 years...
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Classic Touring Cars Classic Touring Car Legends Series This February

Touring Car Legends, a new three-part documentary series will debut on ITV4 at 8pm on Wednesday 5th February...
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James Hunt Hall of Fame James Hunt to Join the Hall of Fame

James Hunt will be one of four racing legends to be inducted into the coveted Motor Sport Hall of Fame later this month...
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Beaulieu Sunbeam 350HP Record Breaking Sunbeam to Start for First Time in Over 50 Years

Visitors to Beaulieu on 29th January will be able to witness Sir Malcolm Campbell’s Land Speed Record Breaking Sunbeam starting up for the first time in over 50 years...
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David Brown Automotive All New Classic British Sports Car to Launch in 2014

David Brown Automotive is set to put itself forward as Britain’s newest luxury automotive brand, promising to refresh the classic British sports car...
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JD Classics Retromobile 2014 JD Classics to Make Retromobile Debut

Reflecting on their most successful year ever, JD Classics hit 2014 by announcing their debut appearance at the prestigious annual Retromobile classic car show...
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Classic Bentley Racing at Donnington Grandfather Bentley to Race Offspring

On Saturday, June 7th 2014, Donington Park will reverberate to the sound of nine decades of Bentley engines as they come together in a unique one-marque race....
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Bond in Motion Goodbye Mr Bond… Hello Speed!

The National Motor Museum’s Bond in Motion exhibition, seen by over 800,000 visitors, ended earlier this month - but fear not, speed is taking over...
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Sunbeam Motorcyle Club Pioneer Run Hundreds of Vintage Motorcycles Expected for 75th Pioneer Run

Sunday 13th April will see the Sunbeam Motor Cycle Club bring us the 75th Pioneer Run – an event first promoted by the club in 1930...
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John Surtees Classic racing John Surtees Display to Host Numerous Classic Racing Machines

An amazing collection of classic race cars and motorcycles will form a tribute to John Surtees’ life in motorsport at Autosport International next weekend...
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1000 Mile Trial 1000 Mile Trail Route Announced

The 1000 Mile Trial takes drivers on an epic classic car rally across the United Kingdom that will closely follow the original route taken by daring motorists in 1900...
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National Motor Museum Get hands-on at Beaulieu in February

Get ‘hands-on’ at Beaulieu this February Half Term, 15th – 23rd February, with lots of interactive activities for all the family to take part in...
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1977 Ford Escort MK2 RS1800 Gp4 Historic Rally Car McRae Rally Car up for Auction at Race Retro

One of the most instantly recognisable historic rally cars is among the first entries into Silverstone Auctions’ sale at Race Retro on Saturday 22nd February...
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Silverstone Classic 2014 Classic F3 Joins Silverstone Classic 2014

For the very first time Silverstone Classic (25-27 July) will include two spectacular showdowns dedicated to evocative cars from F3’s most glorious era...
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Aston Martin Works Festive Thanks from Aston Martin Works

Hundreds of customers joined guests and dignitaries for a luxurious Christmas celebration at heritage and restoration experts Aston Martin Works...
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National Motor Museum Beaulie Beaulieu on the Hunt for Famous Screen Vehicles

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu is searching for new vehicles to join its popular On Screen Cars exhibition...
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Jaguar Heritage Racing Jaguar Heritage Racing Scoops World Luxury Award

Jaguar Heritage Racing collects World Luxury Award Gold prize awarded to the team behind the global coverage of the company’s inaugural 2012 heritage racing season...
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Brooklands Double 12 Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival 2014 Dates Announced

Brooklands Museum and the Vintage Sports-Car Club have confirmed preliminary details of the Brooklands Double Twelve Motorsport Festival for 2014...
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Ford Mustang 50th Anniversary Silverstone Classic to Celebrate 50 Years of Mustang

To help celebrate this important birthday next year’s Silverstone Classic will pay special homage to the most celebrated of all the American muscle cars...
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1905 Mercedes Simplex 28/32 HPs Phaeton One of the Oldest Surviving Mercedes Sold For £720,000

On Tuesday this week the hammer dropped on this amazing classic with a final sale price of £720,000...
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Volkswagen Classic Volkswagen Classic to Compete in Le Jog

This year, for the first time, a car from Volkswagen Classic is among the 66 racing vehicles competing in the ‘Le Jog’ rally...
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Ecurie Ecosse Auction Results Ecurie Ecosse Collection Scoops Over £8.8million at Auction

Today’s Bonhams auction has been one of the most anticipated of 2013, with one of the most comprehensive classic car collections to go under the hammer...
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Coys classic car auction Very First Right Hand Drive Austin Healey up for Auction

The first right hand drive Austin Healey in existence is to be sold by international auctioneers Coys at their True Greats sale in London on 3rd December...
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H&H Classic Car Auctions H&H Bring Glamour and Rarity to December Auction

H&H Auctions have yet again assembled a mouth-watering collection of classic cars for their Chateau Impney Auction on the 4th December...
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Coys True Great Auction Rare Early Mercedes-Benz up for Auction

Coys will be holding their True Greats auction, with one of the lots being one of the oldest surviving Mercedes-Benz in the world, a 1905 Simplex 28/32 HPs Phaeton...
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Rod Wade Vintage Adventurer New World Record in 1930 Ford Model A

Vintage Adventurer Rod Wade and co-driver Michael Flanders have created a new World record for driving a pre-war car from New York to Los Angeles...
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Sporting Bears Sporting Bears Raises Over £41,000

Sporting Bears, the charity fundraising motoring club, was in action at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show last weekend, hitting a new fundraising record...
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Fiat 500 In Reverse exhibition Fiat 500 in Art

The iconic Fiat 500 is playing a pivotal role in a new exhibition in Turin by Ron Arad. It brings interesting and new elements together – alongside some sad bits...
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Win a Morris Traveller Win a Restored Morris Traveller

Specialist insurance broker Footman James has teamed up with Classics Monthly to offer one lucky enthusiast the chance to win the 1968 Morris Traveller...
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Silverstone Classic Award Silverstone Classic Scoops Motorsport Event of the Year Award

This year’s Silverstone Classic has overcome an impressive line-up of international events to win the prestigious IHMA ‘Motorsport Event of the Year Award’...
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Aston Martin Works BD6 Aston Martin Works Showcases its DB6 Restoration in Dubai

Heritage and restoration experts Aston Martin Works brought classic car appeal to the recent Dubai International Motor Show courtesy of a stunning DB6...
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Silverstone Auctions NEC Record Result for Silverstone Auctions

A stunning collection of home grown classics helped Silverstone Auctions achieve an all-time record at its sale at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show...
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Murray Walker wins Lifetime Achievement Award Murray Walker Recognised for Lifetime Achievement

Murray Walker OBE has received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the International Historic Motoring Awards recognising 60 years as the ‘voice of motorsport’...
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Rolls Royce Centenary Alpine Trial Centenary Alpine Trial Awarded Rally of the Year

Rolls-Royce is delighted to announce that the 2013 Centenary Alpine Trial, supported by the company earlier this year, has won 'Best Rally or Tour of the Year'...
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Classic Motor Show 60,000 Expected Over Next Three Days of Motor Show

The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show kicks off with style, as 60,000 visitors are expected for the classic car show over the next three days...
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Ferrari Museum Maranello Record Year for Ferrari Museum in Maranello

3000,000 visitors in less than a year marks a new high for the Ferrari Museum in Maranello, confirming that the facility is one of the most visited in Italy...
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Vintage Adventurer Vintage Adventurer Has Second Crack at World Record

In true record breaking spirit, Rod Wade and his co-driver Michael Flanders will make a second attempt on their world record breaking 2,947mile ocean to ocean journey...
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Seat 1400 60 years SEAT Celebrates 1400's 60th Birthday

Today is a very special day for SEAT: exactly 60 years ago to the day, the company’s first car rolled off the production line at its Zona Franca factory in Barcelona...
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Practical Classics Restoration Show New Restoration Show for 2014

Practical Classics magazine has teamed up with Clarion Events to bring another major classic car show to the NEC in Birmingham next year...
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Cambridge classic cars Longbridge Pub Pays Tribute to the Cambridge

With Longbridge an area now much reduced in automotive activity, its connection to its famous past still lives on and one new pub made the most of it...
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Batmobile up for auction Superhero Wheels up for Auction

Outstanding recreation Batmobile is up for auction, giving you the perfect ride for your fight against crime. Cape not included...
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Silverstone Classic 2014 Tickets Now Available for Silverstone Classic 2014

Tickets for the eagerly-anticipated 2014 Silverstone Classic (25-27 July) have gone on sale offering significant ‘early bird’ discounts for those planning ahead...
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BEN Charity Classic Cars Rally in support of BEN

A 76 mile road run to the Royal Automobile Club’s historic Woodcote Park attracted 32 vintage & classic vehicles, raising an impressive total of almost £1,000 for BEN...
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Stretched E-Type Created Stretched E-Type Created… With Trailer!

The Jaguar E-Type sits amongst classic car royalty. So when you start chopping about with it, you better know what you’re doing...
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Vauxhall to Celebrate Multiple Anniversaries at NEC Vauxhall to Celebrate Multiple Anniversaries at NEC

Vauxhall Motors will have four anniversaries to shout about this weekend as it makes its second appearance at the NEC Birmingham for this year’s Classic Motor Show...
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George Formby 1950 Rolls Royce Silver Wraith George Formby’s 1950 Rolls-Royce up for Auction

An immaculate 1950 Rolls-Royce originally owned by George Formby, will go under the hammer on Saturday, 30th November at Historics at Brooklands...
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Carfest 2014 dates Chris Evans Announces Dates for Carfest 2014

Evans has announced that next summer’s CarFest North will be held at Oulton Park on 1-3 August, with CarFest South at Laverstoke Park Farm on 22-24 August...
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Maserati Indy America Due at NEC Auction Rare Maserati Indy America Due at NEC Auction

Silverstone Auctions has secured a rare 1970s Maserati for its auction at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show on the 15th and 16th November...
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Gladstone Motorcycle Gladstone No.1 to Make Worldwide Bike Show Debut at Motorcycle Live

A beautiful British Bobber manufactured by the first bespoke British motorcycle brand since Hesketh is set to make its global bike show debut at Motorcycle Live...
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Sporting Bears Dream Rides Sporting Bears Delivering Dream Rides at NEC

Once again, Sporting Bears is bringing the latest supercars as well as stunning classic cars to fill the Dream Rides garage at this year’s Classic Motor Show...
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Rare Vulcan for Sale Rare Vulcan for Sale after Living in Hallway for 28 Years!

In 1985, he parked his 1911 Vulcan two seat tourer in the hallway of his home, with the intention of admiring it there just for the day...
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London to Brighton 2013 Legendary Napiers Lead the Charge from London to Brighton

2013 saw hundreds of vintage cars make it to London and successfully set of on one of the world’s most famous and the longest running motoring celebrations....
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Regent Street Motor Show 2013 Regent Street Motor Show Wows Thousands

The world famous shopping street closed on Saturday for the UK’s largest free motor show, featuring an impressive display of vintage, classic and modern cars...
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1955 Aston Martin DB2 Rare Aston Martin Sells for £22,400!

Right, I know what you’re thinking: “£22,400 for a rare Aston Martin? What a bargain”. Especially when we tell you it was a 1955 Aston Martin DB2 MK4...
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Silverstone Auctions NEC 2013 Silverstone Auctions Braced for Largest Auction to Date

The NEC event is set to be its biggest ever, with over 350 lots on offer including classic cars, automobilia and even a lifestyle collection....
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Historic apprenticeships set up in the UK Classic Car Apprenticeship Programme Set Up

The Guild of Specialist Engineers has set up an apprenticeship scheme, which will see many more young people in the UK working with classic vehicles...
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Welsh Rally Classic Rally Cars Classic Fire Breathing Legends Set For Welsh Rally

Over 20 classic rally legends are expected at next month’s Welsh Rally, including the awesome fire breathing Group B monsters...
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Aston Martin DB2 4 MK3 Aston with Unique History up for Auction

It’s always nice to know a little history about a classic car when you’re buying it, but it’s rare to have over half a century of history with one family...
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Lancia Group B Group B Legends Set for Motor Show

Fans of track-bred classics will be spoilt for choice at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show with a range of the legendary Group B monsters on display...
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Anglia Classic Car Auctions Mercedes Benz Pagodas Top Upcoming Auction

A trio of Mercedes Benz Pagodas lead the line-up for the upcoming 9th November sale, the last classic sale of 2013, at Anglia Car Auctions, King’s Lynn...
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JD Classics Jaguar JD Classics’ Most Successful Year of Historic Motor Racing

JD Classics has ended its most successful year ever of historic motor racing with an end-of-season victory at last weekend’s Algarve Historic Festival in Portugal...
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Veloce Classic publications Veloce Releases New Range of Classic Books

Veloce, known for producing publications for classic car and motorcycle enthusiasts, have release three new books to complement their already extensive range...
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Wheeler Dealers Darracq 1903 Wheeler Dealers to Celebrate 100th Car Restoration with Darracq 1903

To celebrate reaching their 100th car, Mike Brewer and Edd China will restore and drive a Darracq 1903 in the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run...
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Santa Pod 2014 Dates Santa Pod Releases 2014 Classic Car Show Dates

Santa Pod Raceway, the home of European Drag Racing, has announced its classic car event programme for 2014...
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London to Brighton Napiers Gordon Bennett Cup Napiers Confirmed for London to Brighton

Three iconic Napiers will be lining up to undertake the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run on Sunday, 3 November....
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1935 Brough Superior 4-Litre Dual Purpose Rare Brough Superior Car up for Auction

An extremely rare classic Brough Superior car is up for auction through H&H Auctions on 30th October at The Pavilion Gardens, Buxton....
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Jaws at National Motor Museum Pussy Galore and Jaws to Visit Beaulieu

On 30th November and 1st December, Richard Kiel and Honor Blackman will be visiting the BOND IN MOTION exhibition at the National Motor Museum...
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H&H Classic Car Auction Results Over £2.8 million changed hands at H7H Duxford Auction

The magnificent AirSpace building at the Imperial War Museum Duxford struggled to contain the record crowd that attended H&H’s recent classic vehicle sale...
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National Motor Museum donates Plaque to Broolands Museum National Motor Museum Donates Percy Lambert Plaque to Brooklands

Now, in the centenary year of Lambert’s great achievement and death, The National Motor Museum has kindly donated the Lambert plaque to Brooklands Museum...
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Coys Auction: Jaguar XK120 Early E-Type and Hidden XK120 up for Sale

A 1961 Jaguar E-Type found near Le Mans and a 1951 XK120 found in lock-up are to go under the hammer at COYS Spirit of Motoring Auction on Sat 26th October...
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Barons Aution Matchbox Van Real Life Matchbox Van up for Sale

A real life matchbox van, built in 1937 as an advertising vehicle, is set to appear at Barons’ auction at Sandown Park on 29th October...
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Rod Wade Vintage Adventurers World Record Attempt Ends Due To Breakdown

New world record attempt by Vintage Adventurer has ended in heartbreak as the 1930 Ford Model A broke down beyond repair...
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Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show Reuniting Classics: Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show

Around 250 classic clubs will bring the best of classic motoring to the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, as the event celebrates its 30th anniversary...
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Kop Hill Climb 2013 Wows Record Crowd Kop Hill Climb 2013 Wows Record Crowd

The Kop Hill Climb (September 21st & 22nd) showcased over a century of motoring history spanning the pioneering automobiles...
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History Repeating Itself on London to Brighton History Repeating Itself on London to Brighton

One entrant in this year’s London to Brighton Run will be driving in his ancestor’s tyre tracks...
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Autojumble (Midlands) The Autojumble (Midlands) Announced for New Year

It’s been announced that The Autojumble (Midlands) will take place at The Ricoh Arena, Coventry on 5th January...
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EFG International Concours d’Elegance Regent Street Set for Elegance

Showcasing many extraordinary pre-1905 cars, this year’s Concours on Saturday 2 November, will feature no fewer than 100 of the finest classic cars...
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Ocean to Ocean Challenge New World Record Attempt: Vintage Adventurer Leaves for L.A.

A world record attempt is underway as Rod Wade and Michael Flanders set off in their 1930 Ford Model A from Staten Island, heading for California in under 60 hours...
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Beaulieu’s 2014 International Autojumble Dates Confirmed For Beaulieu’s 2014 International Autojumble

Beaulieu is pleased to announce that the 2014 dates for its world-famous International Autojumble have been confirmed as the 6th and 7th September...
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RM Classic Car Auction The 1930s Rule at Latest RM Auction

The latest RM Auction, held in Hershey, Pennsylvania, saw stunning classic cars change hands, with values continuing to show that historic vehicles remain strong...
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Goodwood dates 2014 Provisional Dates for 2014 Goodwood Events Announced

Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival founder Lord March has announced the provisional dates for two of next year’s coolest classic motoring events...
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Triumph TR2 at Silverstone Auctions Ex-Works Press TR2 up for Sale

Silverstone Auctions to offer a 1955 Ex-works press demonstrator Triumph TR2 at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show in November...
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1904 Oldsmobile 1904 Oldsmobile will see London to Brighton as a Breeze

The 1904 Oldsmobile might only have a top speed of 25mph, but the 60-mile trip from London to Brighton should be a great deal easier than the car’s last outing...
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Silverstone Auctions Fangio Car Silverstone Auctions Secures Ex-Fangio Car (with a difference)!

Fans of Fangio will have the chance to bid for one of his cars - although it may not be what you think..
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Historic Car of the Year Vote for Historic Car of the Year

Historic motoring fans have until 31 October to vote online for the Car of the Year in the 2013 International Historic Motoring Awards...
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1960 Bianchi GP Bike Rare 1960 Bianchi GP Bike up for Auction

A very rare factory Grand Prix, from the golden era of two-wheeled motorsport, is going up for sale on the 16th October at the H&H Auction...
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Meguir's Club Showcase Finalists from Across UK to Gather at NEC for Meguiar’s Club Showcase

Now in its 8th year, finalists come together having won top honours at their respective concours events, all under the watchful gaze of teams from Meguiar’s...
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1937 Bentley 3½ Litre Remarkable 15,000 Mile 1937 Bentley up for Auction

H&H to offer remarkable 15,000-mile 1937 Bentley 3½ Litre Vanden Plas Drophead Coupe for sale after 30 years’ slumber...
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F1 2013 Classic Edition New F1 2013 Game Provides Exclusive Classic Car Edition

The successful “F1” game series has added another aspect to the 2013 game released today, with a special Classic edition featuring F1 cars of the past...
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Sywell Classic Over 13,000 at Sywell Classic - Pistons and Props

Over 13,000 visitors joined the inaugural Sywell Classic – Pistons and Props, celebrating classics on the ground and in the air at Northamptonshire’s Sywell...
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Harrods London to Brighton Harrods Returns to the London to Brighton Run

Exciting new partnership with luxury department store harks back to the inaugural London to Brighton Run in 1896...
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Imperial College London to Brighton Students and Bo to Jangle Their Way to Brighton

He might be more than 110 years old, but that doesn’t stop Bo making an annual trip to Brighton with a group of students in their 20s...
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Mitsubishi at 40 Mitsubishi Motors: 40 Years in Europe

This month will mark the start of a milestone year for Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) as it is about to celebrate forty years of non-stop presence in Europe...
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Silverstone Auctions at NEC Classic Car Show New Format for NEC Classic Vehicle Auction

Silverstone Auctions will be hosting two classic car and motorcycle auctions on the Friday and Saturday of the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show...
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Jaguar CX75 Jaguar C-X75 Prototype Makes Classic Motor Show Debut

The Jaguar C-X75, the prototype hybrid supercar, will make its Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show debut, as the centrepiece of the Jaguar Classic Parts stand....
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Castle Sombe Autumn Classic Jaguars to be Celebrated at Castle Combe Autumn Classic

Jaguars will be celebrated at this year’s Autumn Classic event, held at Castle Combe on Sunday 6th October, with the appearance of two very special models...
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JD Classics wins at Spa JD Classics Wins More Trophies at Spa Six Hours 2013

Following on from a victorious weekend’s racing at Goodwood Revival, JD Classics Historic Racing Team take further historic race wins at Spa...
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Manchester Classic Car Show Manchester Classic Car Show Wows the Crowds

Crowds flocked to see a host of classic cars at the inaugural Footman James Manchester Classic Car Show, which took place on September 21st and 22nd...
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Chevy Auction Hundreds of Classic Chevrolets Auctioned Off

Thousands of people travelled to a Nebraska auction this weekend to bid on over 500 classic Chevys, ranging from 1958 to 1980, all stored by a local car dealer...
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Essential Buyer's Guide - Ford Escort Veloce Releases Essential Buyer's Guide for the Ford Escort Mk1 & Mk2

The new title from Veloce is a handy, quick-reference guide for anyone considering buying, owning, or restoring an early Escort...
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Ford Mustang Ford Mustang Voted Europe’s Most Wanted Classic Car... sort of

The Ford Mustang is Europe’s most desirable classic car, according to a survey of more than 75,000 people - but it didn't include Britain...
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Jaguar Escapsim Jaguar looks back to classic Jag legends in new “Escapism” film

Today Jaguar has launched a short online film featuring classic Jaguar legends and renowned British model David Gandy...
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Salon Prive London 2014 Salon Privé London Set to Return in 2014

Privé is proud to announce its return to West London’s Syon Park in 2014 with the dates set for the 3rd to 5th of September, following a record 2013...
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Regent Street Motor Show The UK’s Largest Free Motor Show Gets Even Larger!

This year’s Regent Street Motor Show, on 2 November, will be the biggest to date with the displays extended from Piccadilly Circus right through to Oxford Circus...
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MGB50 New DVD Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the MGB

New limited edition DVD following a series of celebratory events, both discussing the story behind the MG and seeing it in action on the track...
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Forge Action Day 2013 Classics Hit the Track at Forge Action Day 2013

Now in its third year, the eclectic gathering at Castle Combe has quickly become known for its ability to attract the most diverse range of cars...
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Santa Pod Jap Show New and Old: Santa Pod Jap Show Finale

The news that it’s almost the end of the season is never good, but it does at least give us all an excuse to sign off 2013 with a bang!...
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Sywell Classic - Pistons and Props Historic Racers Test the Racing Runway at Sywell Classic - Pistons & Props

A different kind of motor was heading for take off at Sywell Aerodrome as historic racers turned the runway into a race circuit in preparation for Sywell Classic....
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Riley Riviera The Riley Riviera returns to Salisbury

The Cambridge-Oxford Owners Club organise a Salisbury homecoming for the rarest BMC Farina, produced by Wessex Motors in the 60s: The Riley Riviera....
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Rod Wade Vintage Adventurer Aims to Set New World Record

Vintage Adventurer Rod Wade is aiming to set a new world record as he drives against the clock from New York to California in his 1930 Ford Model A...
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Votes Open for Classic Car of the Year Vote for the UK’s Classic Car of the Year 2013

The finalists are in and it’s now the turn of the public to choose their favourite car to be selected as the winner of the 2013 Classic Car of the Year Award...
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Heritage Restoration Show Heritage Restoration Show Returns with a New Name and Date

Those undertaking a new restoration project will be delighted to hear that the Restoration Show is back, but with a new name and date...
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Castle Combe Castle Combe Circuit Announces Timetable for October’s Autumn Classic

After its inaugural event’s success in 2012, Castle Combe Circuit’s Autumn Classic race day is back on Sunday 6th October 2013. with even more...
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Sywell Classic Celebrating Classics at Sywell Classic - Pistons and Props

Celebrate classics both on the ground and in the air at the inaugural Sywell Classic – Pistons and Props motoring festival...
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NEC Classic Motor Show Win a Classic Car!

Anyone booking their tickets for the 2013 Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show will automatically be entered into a prize draw to win a classic car of their very own.
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Beaulieu Simply Classics Beaulieu’s simply classics 2013 review

This popular Simply Rally saw a stunning range of pre-1988 vehicles drive into the grounds of the National Motor Museum to create a beautiful display of classic cars...
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Bonhams Classic Motorcycle Auction Japanese motorcycles to headline Bonhams Autumn sale

A single-owner collection of almost 100 classic Japanese motorcycles will be offered for sale at the Bonhams auction during The Classic Motorcycle Mechanics Show...
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JD Classics 2013 Breakfast Mornings at JD Classics

The word is out about Sunday Breakfast Mornings at JD Classics; with their popularity growing in 2012, more than 1,000 attended...
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Goodwood Revival The Fordwater Trophy at Goodwood Revival

One of the racing highlight's of this year’s sold-out Goodwood Revival on 13th to 15th September, will be the Fordwater Trophy...
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Gran Tarino Lancaster Insurance reveal their passion for classic cars

Lancaster Insurance, title sponsor of The Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show, has revealed why it chose to sponsor the show and why it is so important.
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Classic car stamps Royal Mail celebrates best in British classic cars

Royal Mail today issues its ‘British Auto Legends’ Special Stamps celebrating some of the most stylish and ‘cool’ British classic cars...
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Heritage Insurance Heritage Classic Car Insurance supporting Drive Your Classic To Work Week

Heritage Classic Car Insurance isn’t just giving its backing to Classic Car Weekly's Drive Your Classic To Work Week, it’s asked its affiliated clubs to pledge their support too.
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Donington Massive fan response to Donington’s Classic Motorcycle Festival

Motorcycle enthusiasts from every branch of the sport are already clamouring to know when Donington Park will run the second Classic Motorcycle Festival.
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