Matt Bell on 2nd July 2020
Sales rep saloons of the 1980s were once disposable tools - are they now collector’s items? We take a look at the changing prices of three examples.
Matt Bell on 3rd March 2020
A brand-new town has risen phoenix-like from the demolished assembly halls and ad hoc buildings that once made up the sprawling Longbridge production complex where this selection of classic Brummie-built favourites was created.
Matt Bell on 6th September 2019
Police officers in Scotland are appealing for information following the vandalism of classic vehicles in Keith on Thursday August 22, causing damage estimated at over £10,000.
Matt Bell on 25th July 2019
Visitors to the World of Top Gear display at Beaulieu’s National Motor Museum are now able to experience a closer look at the vehicles the team customised in Series 27 of the popular TV show.
Matt Bell on 6th November 2018
The Classic Car Loan Project has added another classic to its growing number of cars; this time it's an Austin 7 Ruby that joins the eight others on offer for 2019.
Glenn Rowswell on 1st November 2017
Classics World’s Paul Wager test drives and reviews the Austin 10/4 Cambridge...
Glenn Rowswell on 20th September 2017
The Austin 3 Litre Owners’ club held its 50th anniversary celebration of the model’s launch at the British Motor Museum’s BMC/BL Day. ..
Glenn Rowswell on 19th June 2017
Published in September 1972, this 12-page brochure was designed to promote the latest Austin Maxi line-up, a three-car range that comprised the 1500, 1750 and 1750HL.
Glenn Rowswell on 23rd May 2017
An original and exceedingly rare 1966 Austin Cooper 998, once breathed on by the legendary Daniel Richmond at Downton Engineering, is attracting huge attention from classic Mini fans in the run-up to the Classic Car Auctions June Sale at the…
Glenn Rowswell on 17th May 2017
We can hardly claim that the Austin marque is under-represented in the UK's classic car scene but it's fair to say that the majority of the Longbridge brand's survivors are from the smaller end of the market.
Glenn Rowswell on 1st February 2017
The redevelopment of Longbridge – former home of Austin and current site of MG Motor UK – continues.