Opinion

  • THE RISE OF KOREAN CAR MAKERS

    THE RISE OF KOREAN CAR MAKERS

    26th October 2018

    Back in the ’70s the Korean car makers were nothing more than a curiosity in the UK but now they’re a major market force. And it was all done with British talent...

  • WHEN NOSTALGIA WINS

    WHEN NOSTALGIA WINS

    24th October 2018

    It may have taken him 25 years to realise and two ownerships, but Eddy Rafter thinks maybe the Ford Granada isn't the car for him...

  • DIESEL CARS – FUTURE CLASSICS IN THE MAKING?

    DIESEL CARS – FUTURE CLASSICS IN THE MAKING?

    24th October 2018

    There can be little doubt that diesel is in the doghouse when it comes to the automotive world. Its future is at a real crossroads, with several major manufactures committing to a future without derv and switching their attentions to alternative drivetrains...

  • CLASSIC CAR DRIVERS URGED TO BELT-UP

    CLASSIC CAR DRIVERS URGED TO BELT-UP

    19th October 2018

    More than one in four occupants who were killed in crashes in Britain last year were not wearing a seat belt according to data from the Department for Transport – the largest proportion since records started being kept in 2013.

  • THE SKY’S THE LIMIT

    THE SKY’S THE LIMIT

    17th October 2018

    In times of war and peace the car industry has occasionally taken to the skies. Jack Grover takes a look at the historical connections between car makers and aircraft...

  • BIG CAT DIARIES

    BIG CAT DIARIES

    17th October 2018

    The much-loved Mark 2 Jaguar was once considered a cheapie – cheap to buy and just as cheap to wreck. Ted Connolly recalls an incident that was amusing and sad in equal measure...

  • VERY UNLIKELY RACE CARS

    VERY UNLIKELY RACE CARS

    10th October 2018

    Some cars just look fast from the off and if they make it to the race track, they probably prove to be fast. But not for all. Here Nigel Fryatt takes a look at some of the most unlikely competition cars ever built

  • TO SMELL AND BACK

    TO SMELL AND BACK

    10th October 2018

    Sam Skelton finds the olfactory appeal of old cars one of their most powerful traits...

  • WHAT IS A PRESTIGE CAR IN 2018?

    WHAT IS A PRESTIGE CAR IN 2018?

    3rd October 2018

    Anyone who is into old cars must also have at least a passing interest in new ones as well. But Andrew Everett wants to know what...