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  • 50 MILLION MILESTONE FOR MAZDA

    50 MILLION MILESTONE FOR MAZDA

    19th June 2018

    Japanese manufacturer overcomes past financial crises and celebrates as its cumulative sales total tops 50 million vehicles...

  • MARKET TRENDS –  MINOR MARVELS

    MARKET TRENDS – MINOR MARVELS

    18th June 2018

    Poached egg perfection! Although North America eluded it, the Morris Minor proved a fertile base for an otherwise global range of small cars – to the benefit of Austin, Riley and Wolseley

  • £20K MOTOR-VISION SPONSORSHIP UP FOR GRABS

    £20K MOTOR-VISION SPONSORSHIP UP FOR GRABS

    18th June 2018

    Do you have an amazing motoring dream, but not the funds to make it happen? Perhaps it’s a road trip you’ve always wanted to take, a record attempt, a vehicle restoration, a challenge, a charity project or something we can’t even begin to imagine?

  • CHARTERHOUSE AUCTIONS JUNE PREVIEW

    CHARTERHOUSE AUCTIONS JUNE PREVIEW

    15th June 2018

    Charterhouse returns to the auction hall with another sale on June 17, which brings together a huge selection of both classic bikes and cars. Of course we’re only concerned with the cars on this occasion but we’d be lying if we didn’t say we’d had a little nosey through the bike section of the catalogue too!

  • WHEN DID YOU LAST SEE A… TVR TASMIN?

    WHEN DID YOU LAST SEE A… TVR TASMIN?

    15th June 2018

    Think of TVR’s ‘wedge’ series of cars from the ’80s and you’ll probably picture a thundering open-topped V8-powered creation. The range started off though with the much less hairy chested Tasmin, which essentially debuted Oliver Winterbottom’s wedgy body style but with the more subtle engine options of either the 2.8-litre Ford Cologne V6 or even briefly the four-pot Pinto and the ‘TVR 200’ badge...

  • MORE MINI MK1 BODYSHELLS COMING SOON

    MORE MINI MK1 BODYSHELLS COMING SOON

    15th June 2018

    British Motor Heritage (BMH) were always confident that there was a pent-up demand for replacement MK1 Mini bodies, but that has been proven in spades since the prototype was first displayed at the 2016 NEC Classic Motor Show. Bodies from the two build runs so far this year have all been snapped up, and the next batch is scheduled for September, so if you want to reserve one, do it sooner rather than later...

  • MOT EXEMPTION RUNNING SMOOTHLY

    MOT EXEMPTION RUNNING SMOOTHLY

    14th June 2018

    Fears that the system for taxing newly MoT-exempt vehicles would not be up and running in time appear to have been groundless. At the time of writing, the 40 year rolling MoT exemption has been in force for less than a week, and no significant problems have emerged with either online taxing or at Post Offices...