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  • BIG DEMAND FOR ‘80S CLASSICS AT CCA

    BIG DEMAND FOR ‘80S CLASSICS AT CCA

    4th December 2017

    Classic Car Auctions (CCA) successfully closed the curtains on a record-breaking year by hammering away a fantastic 80 per cent of the cars on offer at its December Sale this weekend, for a premium inclusive total of £1.8 million...

  • 12 BEST BEGINNERS TIPS FOR CLASSIC CAR RESTORATION

    12 BEST BEGINNERS TIPS FOR CLASSIC CAR RESTORATION

    4th December 2017

    Contemplating your first restoration project can seem daunting, but these basic tips and advice on classic car restoration will ease you in gently and hopefully cut out a lot of frustration and heartache...

  • FIVA CHARTER OF TURIN HANDBOOK

    FIVA CHARTER OF TURIN HANDBOOK

    1st December 2017

    FIVA (the Fédération Internationale des Véhicules Anciens, or international federation of historic vehicles) has produced a guide for all those who choose to purchase, preserve and use a historic vehicle...

  • BENJAFIELD’S BROOKLANDS BLOW OUT

    BENJAFIELD’S BROOKLANDS BLOW OUT

    1st December 2017

    On Saturday, November 30, the 80th anniversary of a historic endurance race was recreated by members of the Benjafield’s Racing Club

  • RETRO CAR ADS – ASTON MARTIN LAGONDA

    RETRO CAR ADS – ASTON MARTIN LAGONDA

    1st December 2017

    The Aston Martin Lagonda was in the autumn of its career by the time this advert for London-based Aston Martin Sales Ltd appeared in 1988.

  • RETRO ADS – VOLVO 240

    RETRO ADS – VOLVO 240

    1st December 2017

    The Swedish firm’s marketing folk knew how to create an attention-grabbing ad back in 1982, although this particular one was unusual for not showing a Volvo in any way.

  • CLASSIC CAR BAN IN OXFORD CITY CENTRE?

    CLASSIC CAR BAN IN OXFORD CITY CENTRE?

    29th November 2017

    A few weeks ago , Oxford City Council’s Zero Emission Zone (ZEZ) proposals made headlines.If its consultation is successful, Oxford will be the first city in the UK to ban internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles from its centre – including older and tax exempt classics...