Classic cars

Why does everyone love VW campervans?
Festival attendees and campervans at VW Bus Fest 2023
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Why does everyone love VW campervans?

We join 80,000 Volkswagen bus fans in Germany for a festival to mark 75 years of the brand’s iconic vehicles
6 Dec 2023
Aston Martin DB6 gets interior made from eggshells in EV makeover
Lunaz Design Aston Martin DB6 - front
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Aston Martin DB6 gets interior made from eggshells in EV makeover

The eco-conscious Aston Martin DB6 concept was created by electric classic-car conversion specialists Lunaz Design
24 Nov 2023
HWA to recreate Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo II for the ultimate hot Merc nostalgia hit
HWA Mercedes 190E design sketch - front
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HWA to recreate Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo II for the ultimate hot Merc nostalgia hit

A restomod version of the iconic Mercedes will arrive in 2025 and cost over £620,000
17 Nov 2023
TWR reveals big plans to reimagine the Jaguar XJS
Magnus Walker and Khyzyl Saleem standing in front of a Jaguar XJS
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TWR reveals big plans to reimagine the Jaguar XJS

TWR will look back in its history with the Jaguar XJS for a “reimagined” sports car
13 Nov 2023
How a 50-year-old Volvo became a Hot Wheels legend
Auto Express senior test editor Dean Gibson standing next to 'Ain't no Saint' while holding its Hot Wheels replica
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How a 50-year-old Volvo became a Hot Wheels legend

We find out how a Volvo-based drag racer conquered the world to become a diecast metal car in the Hot Wheels Legends series
8 Nov 2023
Inside car auctions with the man who sold 2 million cars
Jim Ronan standing with three classic cars
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Inside car auctions with the man who sold 2 million cars

That’s how many vehicles have passed over Jim Ronan’s auction block in his 35 years as an auctioneer. He tells us his story and shares some buying and…
3 Nov 2023
The scariest cars we've ever driven
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The scariest cars we've ever driven

The Auto Express team have cast their minds back to the scariest cars they’ve had to endure
31 Oct 2023

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Range Rover (Mk1, 1970–1994) icon drive: Britain’s first luxury SUV
Range Rover Mk1 – front tracking
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Range Rover (Mk1, 1970–1994) icon drive: Britain’s first luxury SUV

We get behind the wheel of ‘a car for all reasons’
23 Oct 2023
The greatest hot hatchbacks of all time
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The greatest hot hatchbacks of all time

What are the best hot hatchbacks ever? We’ve picked our top 10s from the 80s, 90s, 2000s and 2010s to settle the argument…
11 Oct 2023
MG in the UK: selling China's British car brand
Auto Express deputy executive editor Matt Robinson interviewing MG Motor UK head of product and planning systems David Allison
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MG in the UK: selling China's British car brand

The UK still plays a vital part in MG’s fortunes. We look round its two bases here
10 Oct 2023
Old car vs new car: Rover 200 vs Hyundai Kona
Rover 214i and Hyundai Kona - front tracking
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Old car vs new car: Rover 200 vs Hyundai Kona

Our first-ever cover car meets our current Car of the Year
7 Oct 2023
Bentley Turbo R (Mk1, 1985-1997) icon review
Bentley Turbo R - front tracking
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Bentley Turbo R (Mk1, 1985-1997) icon review

We drive the original fun-focused luxury saloon
4 Sep 2023
ULEZ exemption: classic car drivers find loophole to avoid paying emissions fees
Austin Allegro - front static
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ULEZ exemption: classic car drivers find loophole to avoid paying emissions fees

Drivers look to older classic and 'historic' cars as a way to comply with emissions rules
30 Aug 2023
Top 10 most expensive cars ever sold at auction
Mercedes 300 SLR
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Top 10 most expensive cars ever sold at auction

What is the most expensive car ever sold at auction? We list the most valuable cars ever to go under the hammer
21 Aug 2023
Volvo 850 T-5R (Mk1, 1995) icon review
Volvo 850 T-5R - front tracking
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Volvo 850 T-5R (Mk1, 1995) icon review

We take a look back at the first of Volvo's sporty estates
15 Aug 2023
New Fiat Panda 4x4 Piccolo Lusso luxury restomod revealed
Fiat Panda 4x4 Piccolo Lusso - front static
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New Fiat Panda 4x4 Piccolo Lusso luxury restomod revealed

The one-off Piccolo Lusso celebrates the original Fiat Panda 4x4's 40th anniversary
15 Aug 2023
Heveningham Concours 2023: ex-Senna Porsche 956, Mercedes CLK LM and Lister-Jaguar ‘Knobbly’ set to star
Mercedes CLK LM
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Heveningham Concours 2023: ex-Senna Porsche 956, Mercedes CLK LM and Lister-Jaguar ‘Knobbly’ set to star

The Heveningham Concours car show at Suffolk’s Heveningham Hall is on the weekend of July 8th and 9th with some iconic road and race cars on show
30 Jun 2023
Singer DLS Turbo revealed celebrating Porsche 934/5 endurance racers
Singer DLS Turbo (Blood Orange) - front static
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Singer DLS Turbo revealed celebrating Porsche 934/5 endurance racers

Singer takes its Porsche 911 restomods to new heights of performance with the DLS Turbo
27 Jun 2023
Austin Allegro review: British classic or car-shaped catastrophe?
Austin Allegro - front tracking
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Austin Allegro review: British classic or car-shaped catastrophe?

To mark the Austin Allegro turning 50, we drive the oldest surviving example
21 Jun 2023
Land Rover Discovery (Mk1, 1989-1998) icon review
Land Rover Discovery Mk1 - front tracking
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Land Rover Discovery (Mk1, 1989-1998) icon review

We drive the 4x4 legend that stayed true to its roots
13 Jun 2023
Future classics 2023: car investments that could make you money
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Future classics 2023: car investments that could make you money

Identifying future classic cars is a tricky but potentially lucrative business, here are our future classic recommendations
6 Jun 2023
Hyundai Pony Coupe concept recreated nearly 50 years after its debut
Hyundai Pony Coupe concept - show front
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Hyundai Pony Coupe concept recreated nearly 50 years after its debut

Nearly half a decade after it was unveiled, establishing Hyundai as a brand in its own right, Hyundai and Giugiaro have unveiled a special Pony Coupe …
19 May 2023
Electric Range Rover Classic conversion from Inverted comes with 450bhp and 200-mile range
Inverted Range Rover Classic - front tracking
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Electric Range Rover Classic conversion from Inverted comes with 450bhp and 200-mile range

British firm Inverted unveils its first model - an all-electric Range Rover
27 Apr 2023
New Ford Capri will be a coupe-SUV
Ford Capri coupe-SUV render by Avarvarii
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New Ford Capri will be a coupe-SUV

One of Ford’s most beloved nameplates is making a comeback, but not in the way some may have hoped
29 Mar 2023
Audi 80 (1986-1992) icon review
Audi 80 - front
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Audi 80 (1986-1992) icon review

The B3 version laid the foundations for today’s Audi. We hit the road to see what it’s like today
23 Feb 2023
Volvo 240 (1974-1993) icon review
Volvo 240 - front
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Volvo 240 (1974-1993) icon review

Think of Volvo and you’ll picture the 240 estate car, but what’s like on the road now?
15 Feb 2023
Skoda 130 RS ride review: historic Monte Carlo rally hero on the road
Skoda 130 RS - front action
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Skoda 130 RS ride review: historic Monte Carlo rally hero on the road

Skoda’s link with the Monte Carlo rally goes all the way back to 1912. We hitch a ride in one of its most successful competitors, the 130 RS
31 Dec 2022
Ford Escort MST red-rocket Mk1 review
Ford Escort MST red-rocket - front tracking
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Ford Escort MST red-rocket Mk1 review

Ford Escort specialist MST marries old-school style and heritage with state-of-the-art motorsport technology in a stunning return to the glory days of…
29 Dec 2022
Porsche 911 restomods: the exclusive world of modified classic Porsches
Singer Classic Porsche 911 restomod
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Porsche 911 restomods: the exclusive world of modified classic Porsches

There’s something about the Porsche 911 that makes it a favourite for the restomod treatment. We explore the world of firms restoring and modifying th…
28 Dec 2022
Top 10 best Alfa Romeos of all time
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Top 10 best Alfa Romeos of all time

We ask Alfa museum curator Lorenzo Ardizio to pick 10 exhibits that have special meaning for him
27 Dec 2022
Audi RS and performance mega test: historic Audi sports cars head-to-head
Collection of classic and modern Audis
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Audi RS and performance mega test: historic Audi sports cars head-to-head

We drive some of the greatest Audis of all time to see how the brand has developed over the years
23 Dec 2022
All-electric Everrati Range Rover Classic priced from £230,000
Everrati Range Rover
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All-electric Everrati Range Rover Classic priced from £230,000

Everrati also reveals its take on a battery-powered Land Rover Defender
19 Dec 2022
New 2025 Renault 4 to get pure-electric power
Renault 4 - front (watermarked)
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New 2025 Renault 4 to get pure-electric power

Renault is bringing back the iconic 4 with a focus on off-road ability
8 Dec 2022
Nissan Micra (Mk2, 1992-2002) icon review
Nissan Micra Mk2 icon - front
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Nissan Micra (Mk2, 1992-2002) icon review

We take a second look at the Nissan Micra supermini in second generation K11 form
27 Nov 2022