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60 years of the Triumph Herald

April 11th, 2019

Designed by Giovanni Michelotti, the Triumph Herald first emerged onto the scene in 1959. With two doors and a modest engine, this sleek little car was designed as a space-efficient run-around, and marketed as a new experience in motoring. The saloon had 93% all-round visibility thanks to the large glass areas, and all the panels [...]

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Saying Goodbye to the Heritage Land Rover

September 7th, 2018

Over the last year we came to the conclusion that we couldn’t look after and use the 110 regularly enough anymore and that it might be better enjoyed by someone else. So, we ran a competition to give the Land Rover away. We were overwhelmed by entrants and by August we had drawn a winner.

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Behind the wheel of a Wolseley

June 28th, 2018

It was in September 1960 that my late parents bought what is now my 1958 Wolseley Six-Ninety, paying £745 for the then two year old car to replace our old Morris.  I was aged three and so it could be said that I have grown up with the Wolseley.

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Morgan Plus 8

Morgan 50th Anniversary Teasers

May 18th, 2018

The Morgan Motor Company has always been admired internationally for building fine performance cars. This is the case for the Plus 8 Morgan, that has only recently been added back into the Morgan roster in 2012.

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James Bond Car

Aston Martin’s of the Movies

After the successful partnership between the creators of James Bond and Aston Martin in Goldfinger, the DB5 then went on to appear in Thunderball, Goldeneye, Tomorrow Never Dies, Casino Royale, Skyfall and Spectre.

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The Story of an Extremely Rare Citroen Type-H Van

May 17th, 2018

The Citroen Type-H van combined practical capabilities with striking design choices and has been cemented as an iconic European vehicle. With so few left in existence, we were delighted when we were approached to speak with someone who claims to own the only remaining example in the UK.

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Mini Maiden

Behind the wheel of a Mini

April 27th, 2018

Mini Enthusiast and die hard Iron Maiden fan. Jeannie’s enthusiasm for Mini’s was influenced by her Dad’s passion for cars. Jeannie used to sit in the back of her Dad’s Mini Traveller when she was young.

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Mike's BMW 2002

Behind the wheel of a BMW 2002

April 24th, 2018

Mike’s love for his BMW 2002 began as a child. When he was 12, his father owned an auto body repair shop and had client’s with race-tuned BMW’s

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Prescott Hill Climb

Upcoming events for Classic Car enthusiasts – 2018

April 23rd, 2018

All over the UK there are thousands of people who share the same passion; classic cars. Car shows and organised meets take place across the country all year round.

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