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  • GINETTA BUYS BLYTON PARK

    GINETTA BUYS BLYTON PARK

    11th May 2017

    Historic British sports car maker Ginetta recently announced its purchase of Blyton Park, the former RAF base turned racetrack and test facility. Opened in 2011, the Lincolnshire circuit is one of the country’s youngest – and busiest. Ginetta, now based…

  • RETRO ADS – SKODA SUPER ESTELLE

    RETRO ADS – SKODA SUPER ESTELLE

    10th May 2017

    We recently came across an old newspaper cutting from 1978, on the back of which was this advert for the new Skoda Estelle range. It’s a tatty old ad but well worth re-reading, thanks to its attempt at changing public…

  • TOP 7 AUSTIN-HEALEY 3000 FACTS

    TOP 7 AUSTIN-HEALEY 3000 FACTS

    4th May 2017

    The Austin-Healey 3000 is one of the most revered sports cars around; a real he-man’s machine that requires a good degree of dedication to drive to its full potential. Here are some snippets you might not have known about it.…

  • RARE PORSCHE 911 TURBO LEICHTBAU TO PACK A PUNCH AT AUCTION

    RARE PORSCHE 911 TURBO LEICHTBAU TO PACK A PUNCH AT AUCTION

    4th May 2017

    Silverstone Auctions has consigned a rare, limited edition 1993 Porsche 911 Turbo S Leichtbau to its May Sale, taking place on 13th May at Silverstone circuit. The highly collectible car is, according to its Porsche Certificate of Authenticity, chassis number 51…

  • NAPIER-RAILTON SPECIAL AT LONDON MOTOR SHOW 2017

    NAPIER-RAILTON SPECIAL AT LONDON MOTOR SHOW 2017

    3rd May 2017

    The Confused.com London Motor Show 2017 is gearing up to welcome a true speed icon of British automotive history, the Napier-Railton Special. From 4-7 May 2017 at Battersea Evolution in the heart of the capital, the 1933 aero-engined racer will…

  • RECORD CROWDS AT JAPFEST SILVERSTONE

    RECORD CROWDS AT JAPFEST SILVERSTONE

    1st May 2017

    20,000 visitors and 4500 club cars filled Japfest Silverstone to bursting point on Sunday, April 30. It was the second time the home of the British Grand Prix hosted Japfest; with heritage in mind, several storied marques celebrated important anniversaries…

  • SIR RAY DAVIES’ BENTLEY FOR AUCTION

    SIR RAY DAVIES’ BENTLEY FOR AUCTION

    28th April 2017

    A 1960 Bentley S2, owned by legendary rhythm guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter for The Kinks, Sir Ray Davies, will go under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions’ May Sale, taking place at Silverstone circuit on 13th May. The car was bought by…