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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The topic of value and the strength of the classic market is always a subject which attracts debate, but now it could be claimed to be particularly important as the market has been experiencing some turbulence.
This is still the case for Rodger Dudding, the owner of the largest collection of classic motors in Britain. With a fleet of 350 cars, including old classics and new supercars, he’s built up a collection estimated to value £40 million.
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