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  • CLASSIC CAR AND RESTORATION SHOW 2020 POSTPONED

    CLASSIC CAR AND RESTORATION SHOW 2020 POSTPONED

    Matt Bell on 16th March 2020

    With the rapid development of the Covid-19 pandemic and after extensive discussions with all the show’s partners, Clarion Events Ltd has taken the difficult decision to postpone the forthcoming Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show, with Discovery. 

  • VOLKSWORLD 2020 EVENT POSTPONED

    VOLKSWORLD 2020 EVENT POSTPONED

    Matt Bell on 16th March 2020

    In light of the developing situation surrounding the Coronavirus, Kelsey Media, organisers of the VolksWorld Show, have concluded that we have no option but to postpone the event until later in 2020. Our new date for VolksWorld 2020 is the weekend of the 3rd and 4th October at Sandown Park.

  • MINIS CELEBRATED IN COWLEY

    MINIS CELEBRATED IN COWLEY

    Matt Bell on 13th March 2020

    Cowley’s association with the Mini has been celebrated with a week-long display of shining examples in the local Templers Square shopping centre.

  • AMERICAN CARS IN THE UK

    AMERICAN CARS IN THE UK

    Matt Bell on 12th March 2020

    When Better Cars Are Built, Buick Will Build Them. Once upon a time, British customers thought so. It wasn't just Buick either. We look back at American cars in Britain.

  • CAR S.O.S RETURNS

    CAR S.O.S RETURNS

    Matt Bell on 12th March 2020

    Heart-warming classic car television show Car S.O.S will be back on our screens for its eighth season next week, featuring some of the biggest restoration challenges yet.

  • LONDON CLASSIC CAR SHOW 2020 REVIEW

    LONDON CLASSIC CAR SHOW 2020 REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 12th March 2020

    After five years at ExCel the London Classic Car Show 2020 moved across the Capital for its sixth outing on February 20-23.

  • MAESTRO MADNESS RUN

    MAESTRO MADNESS RUN

    Matt Bell on 11th March 2020

    A team of intrepid Austin-Rover enthusiasts are to set off on a tour of the UK to raise money for charities supporting research into and treatment of prostate cancer.

  • FBHVC SKILLS ZONE AT CLASSIC CAR AND RESTORATION SHOW

    FBHVC SKILLS ZONE AT CLASSIC CAR AND RESTORATION SHOW

    Matt Bell on 10th March 2020

    The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs (FBHVC) will introduce its brand-new Skills Zone at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show, with Discovery, to deliver help and advice on the functional but intriguing aspects of classic car ownership.

  • RACE RETRO 2020 REVIEW

    RACE RETRO 2020 REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 10th March 2020

    With a stellar line-up of celebrity drivers and guests, over 140 rally cars in action and a host of attractions spread over four halls and beyond, Reis Race Retro 2020 proved to be a real hit

  • IS THE MK3 FORD ESCORT THE NEXT BIG THING?

    IS THE MK3 FORD ESCORT THE NEXT BIG THING?

    Matt Bell on 6th March 2020

    Classics World's Aaron McKay explores why the Mk3 Ford Escort could just be the next big thing thanks to its forward-thinking front-wheel drive layout.

  • MATHEWSONS FEBRUARY 2020 SALE REVIEW

    MATHEWSONS FEBRUARY 2020 SALE REVIEW

    Matt Bell on 6th March 2020

    We bring you the roundup from Mathewsons February 2020 sale as around 200 classics were up for sale, iwth a focus on the 1950s to 1970s.

  • E10 PETROL SET FOR INTRODUCTION

    E10 PETROL SET FOR INTRODUCTION

    Matt Bell on 5th March 2020

    Potentially harmful E10 petrol looks set to be introduced in the UK next year, with the Government having finally issued a response to a 2018 consultation