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  • NEW EMISSION ZONE CHECKER LAUNCHED

    NEW EMISSION ZONE CHECKER LAUNCHED

    Matt Bell on 28th February 2020

    A new online emission zone checker has been launched to help drivers and businesses prepare for forthcoming clean air zones (CAZs) in Birmingham and Leeds, which are due to begin in July.

  • CHARTERHOUSE FEBRUARY 2020 SALE REVIEW

    CHARTERHOUSE FEBRUARY 2020 SALE REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 27th February 2020

    We round up our highlights from the Charterhouse February 2020 sale which took place at the Great Western Classic Car Show on February 9. 

  • WATCH: 1953 JAGUAR XK120 REVIEW

    WATCH: 1953 JAGUAR XK120 REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 26th February 2020

    Digital Content Editor Matt Bell takes DM Historics' 1953 Jaguar XK120 for a drive. Here's what he had to say about the once fastest car in the world.

  • AUTONOMOUS CAR COMPLETES COMPLEX JOURNEY

    AUTONOMOUS CAR COMPLETES COMPLEX JOURNEY

    Matt Bell on 26th February 2020

    A self-navigating Nissan Leaf has successfully driven itself for 230 miles, which is the longest and most complex journey undertaken so far on UK roads by an autonomous car.

  • BEFORE THE CROSSOVERS: THE HUMBLE MPV

    BEFORE THE CROSSOVERS: THE HUMBLE MPV

    Matt Bell on 25th February 2020

    The MPV era was a bit of a flash in the pan, but a rush of talent has given us some great and some quirky cars to look back on.

  • MILESTONE MARKED AT RETROMOBILE 2020

    MILESTONE MARKED AT RETROMOBILE 2020

    Matt Bell on 25th February 2020

    Retromobile 2020 was all about anniversaries, with significant celebrations for the Citroën SM and GS, which both turned 50, and the Renault Clio, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2020.

  • MARKET TRENDS – BRITISH SPORTS CARS

    MARKET TRENDS – BRITISH SPORTS CARS

    Matt Bell on 24th February 2020

    British sports cars are a staple class in the world of classics and are available to suit most budgets. We take a look at three cars from different price points.

  • LIMITED EDITION MGB ROADSTER HEADS TO AUCTION

    LIMITED EDITION MGB ROADSTER HEADS TO AUCTION

    Matt Bell on 24th February 2020

    A final limited edition MGB roadster is about to come to auction after a total of 18 years in storage, and it could be yours for a mere four-figure sum.

  • FOTU 2020 APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

    FOTU 2020 APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

    Matt Bell on 21st February 2020

    Applications for the Concours De L’Ordinaire at Hagerty’s 2020 Festival of the Unexceptional (FOTU 2020) have been open from Friday February 14.

  • SPECIAL BREW: BENTLEY TURBO RT OLYMPIAN

    SPECIAL BREW: BENTLEY TURBO RT OLYMPIAN

    Matt Bell on 20th February 2020

    In this mini-series, we explore some of the limited editions you forgot existed. This week it’s the Bentley Turbo RT Olympian.

  • SWVA JANUARY 2020 SALE REVIEW

    SWVA JANUARY 2020 SALE REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 19th February 2020

    We bring you our roundup from the SWVA January 2020 sale which saw a huge success rate of sales with British classics being as popular as ever. 

  • NEW SIMPLY RALLIES FOR BEAULIEU

    NEW SIMPLY RALLIES FOR BEAULIEU

    Matt Bell on 19th February 2020

    Beaulieu has two new events to its bourgeoning calendar of Simply rallies for 2020. Bringing the total number of events to 13 will be British Classics on September 20 and Simply BMW on July 19, all to be held within the grounds of the National Motor Museum.