Austin Metro Vital Statistics

Heritage have teamed up with Practical Classics to bring you the ultimate Austin Metro guide. If you’re thinking of buying a Metro or just looking to find out more about the history or value of the one you own this is the essential guide for you. We also compare this British staple with other market contenders to see how it fairs.

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December 1st, 2016

Fiat 124 Coupe

Italy is known for their coupes and Fiat has been making them for over 50 years. Read our vital statistics on the Fiat Coupe 124, with buyer’s guide, history, market trends and example insurance quotes.

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Fiat Dino Coupe (1967 – 1973)

The Dino road car came to be thanks to homologation requiring 500 engines produced within 12 months ready to fit into cars not yet specified, This is how Ferrari and Fiat ended up sharing the same engine and name for the Ferrari Dino and the Fiat Dino with the Fiat Dino Coupe being the car [...]

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August 15th, 2016

Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Type 14 (1955 – 1974)

Volkswagen had great success with their people’s car the Beetle and now it was time for something a bit more exotic. The Type 14 or Karmann Ghia was debuted at the 1953 Paris Auto Show as a styling concept for Ghia. It was a 2+2 coupe with hand-shaped body panels smoothed with English pewter normally used in the production of top end cars. The Karmann Ghia adopted the same floorpan and engine variations as the Beetle and so it always looked a lot faster than it actually was.

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