Classic Cars

Car books you have to read
Car books you have to read
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Car books you have to read

If you’re after a good automotive books, Ben Horton’s your man. He picks some of his favourites from those he sells
7 Oct 2021
Lunaz launches electrified Aston Martin DB6 with 255-mile range
Lunaz Aston Martin DB6 - front action
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Lunaz launches electrified Aston Martin DB6 with 255-mile range

Every version of the electric Aston Martin DB6 will be a little different so prices will fluctuate depending on the specification, but Lunaz expects e…
6 Oct 2021
Limited-run Aston Martin DB5 Junior launched for new James Bond film
Aston Martin DB5 replica No Time To Die
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Limited-run Aston Martin DB5 Junior launched for new James Bond film

Just 125 examples of the dinky Aston Martin DB5 replica will be built – and, like the iconic on-screen car, each will be fitted with a range of hidden…
21 Sep 2021
GTO Engineering unveils Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder remake at Goodwood Revival
Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder remake - front static
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GTO Engineering unveils Ferrari 250 GT California Spyder remake at Goodwood Revival

Ferrari specialist GTO Engineering reveals recreation of one of Maranello’s finest at this year’s Goodwood Revival
15 Sep 2021
The best cars at the Salon Prive 2021 luxury car show
Salon Prive
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The best cars at the Salon Prive 2021 luxury car show

Some of the world’s most exotic and desirable cars went on display at Blenheim Palace for the 2021 Salon Prive. Here’s our pick...
2 Sep 2021
Ferrari unveils three-quarter-scale 250 Testa Rossa EV replica
Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa EV replica
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Ferrari unveils three-quarter-scale 250 Testa Rossa EV replica

The Ferrari Testa Rossa J children’s ride-on was built in tandem with The Little Car Company, and will cost around £79,000 before taxes
9 Aug 2021
Electrogenic reveals electric Citroen DS conversion with up to 200-mile range
Electrogenic Citroen DS - front
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Electrogenic reveals electric Citroen DS conversion with up to 200-mile range

Electrogenic's Citroen DS conversion includes an updated hydro-pneumatic suspension with a silent electric pump system
28 Jul 2021
‘The British Motor Show ain’t optional. It’s compulsory’
Opinion British Motor Show
Opinion

‘The British Motor Show ain’t optional. It’s compulsory’

A masked Mike Rutherford will be at the reborn event - and reckons you should be there, too. No excuses!
25 Jul 2021
Reborn AC Cobra gets 308bhp pure-electric powertrain
AC Cobra electric S1
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Reborn AC Cobra gets 308bhp pure-electric powertrain

The iconic AC Cobra has gone electric, offering buyers a 0-62mph time of roughly four seconds and a maximum range of 150 miles
23 Jul 2021
Ferrari Classiche: restoring Maranello's classics
Ferrari Classiche
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Ferrari Classiche: restoring Maranello's classics

We head to Italy to see how Ferrari Classiche is keeping the brand's classics in concours condition
23 Jul 2021
New David Brown Automotive Mini Remastered Oselli Edition review
David Brown Automotive Mini Remastered Oselli Edition - front
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New David Brown Automotive Mini Remastered Oselli Edition review

The David Brown Automotive Mini Remastered Oselli Edition is arguably the best version of the classic Mini to date – but is all that excellence worth …
13 Jul 2021
“Unleashed” launched as 400bhp Jaguar E-Type restomod
“Unleashed” launched as 400bhp Jaguar E-Type restomod
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“Unleashed” launched as 400bhp Jaguar E-Type restomod

The rebuilt Jaguar E-Type is fitted with a tuned 6.1-litre V12 engine and a whole host of modern creature comforts
2 Jul 2021
Electrogenic unveils new electric car conversion for Jaguar E-Type
Electrogenic E-Type - front
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Electrogenic unveils new electric car conversion for Jaguar E-Type

Electrogenic’s Jaguar E-Type conversion offers up to 400bhp and a maximum range of 250 miles
24 Jun 2021
Best 60s cars: the 30 greatest cars of the 1960s
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Best 60s cars: the 30 greatest cars of the 1960s

The swinging sixties brought a vast array of unforgettable cars that would establish the path of the industry for decades to come. We pick our top 30 …
21 Jun 2021
Our cars: what the Auto Express team drives
Auto Express: our cars
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Our cars: what the Auto Express team drives

We drive the latest cars for a living, but what motors do we have sitting at home?
17 Jun 2021
GTO Engineering Squalo: retro sports car interior revealed in sketches
GTO Engineering Project Moderna - wide interior
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GTO Engineering Squalo: retro sports car interior revealed in sketches

GTO Engineering has tried to capture the essence of a classic sports car interior, shunning infotainment screens for dials and solid switchgear
15 Jun 2021
LEC launches affordable EV conversion for classic Mini
LEC MINI Electric
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LEC launches affordable EV conversion for classic Mini

The conversion sees the Mini’s A-Series engine replaced with a dinky electric motor and a 20kWh battery for a range of 70 miles in the city
10 Jun 2021
Rare Aston Martin DB5 triplets for sale for £4m
Rare Aston Martin DB5 triplets for sale for £4m
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Rare Aston Martin DB5 triplets for sale for £4m

Holy trinity of Aston Martin DB5s includes coupe, convertible and one-of-one shooting brake
4 Jun 2021
New battery-powered AC Cobra Series 4-electric launched
New battery-powered AC Cobra Series 4-electric launched
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New battery-powered AC Cobra Series 4-electric launched

Reborn AC Cobra trades big V8 for zero-emission electric powertrain that offers up to 617bhp and 190-mile range
3 Jun 2021
'A classic car seems like a good place to make an investment right now'
Opinion classic investment
Opinion

'A classic car seems like a good place to make an investment right now'

Steve Fowler thinks now is the perfect time to invest in a classic car
26 May 2021
Jay Leno and his cars: inside the famous petrolhead's garage
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Jay Leno and his cars: inside the famous petrolhead's garage

Jay Leno guides us through his extensive collection of cars and reveals how his love for motoring started
17 May 2021
David Brown Automotive unveils Mini Remastered Oselli Edition
David Brown Automotive Oselli Mini - front
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David Brown Automotive unveils Mini Remastered Oselli Edition

123bhp classic Mini restomod has been built with input from race specialists Oselli
17 May 2021
Classic car auctions: behind the scenes
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Classic car auctions: behind the scenes

We meet up with Bonhams and learn about the art of auctioneering some of the world's most desirable classic cars
11 May 2021
Icon Review: Honda NSX Mk1 (1990 - 2005)
Honda NSX NA1
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Icon Review: Honda NSX Mk1 (1990 - 2005)

The third instalment of our Icon Review series follows the first everyday supercar - the original Honda NSX
5 May 2021
Appreciating cars: classic cars that go up in value
Appreciators: Renault 5
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Appreciating cars: classic cars that go up in value

Looking to invest in a modern classic? Here are some cars destined to appreciate in value
4 May 2021
Icon Review: Ford Focus Mk1 (1998 - 2004)
Ford Focus Mk1 - front
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Icon Review: Ford Focus Mk1 (1998 - 2004)

The second instalment of our Icon Review series features one of the best all-round cars ever made - the Mk1 Ford Focus
4 May 2021
Retro tribute to original Hyundai Pony hatchback unveiled
Hyundai Pony - front
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Retro tribute to original Hyundai Pony hatchback unveiled

Hyundai has pinned the Ioniq 5’s design language onto its first production model, the Pony hatchback
16 Apr 2021
Best 80s cars: the 30 greatest cars of the 1980s
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Best cars & vans

Best 80s cars: the 30 greatest cars of the 1980s

We’ve picked our top 30 cars of the 1980s, stunning machines that broke new ground then and still stand out today.
29 Mar 2021
Helm set to launch modern-day Jaguar E-Type
Helm set to launch modern-day Jaguar E-Type
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Helm set to launch modern-day Jaguar E-Type

UK classic-car start-up to reveal “reimagined” Jaguar E-Type with modern technology and a hand-crafted interior
23 Mar 2021
JIA launches new Range Rover Chieftain restomod
Range Rover Chieftain
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JIA launches new Range Rover Chieftain restomod

New Range Rover Chieftain features a completely re-engineered chassis and a Corvette V8 engine
12 Mar 2021
Six decades of the Jaguar E-Type marked by new 60 Collection cars
Jaguar E-Type 60 Collection
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Six decades of the Jaguar E-Type marked by new 60 Collection cars

A fully restored coupe and roadster recreate the E-Types unveiled at the 1961 Geneva Motor Show
12 Mar 2021
New AC Cobra 378 Superblower 2021 review
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New AC Cobra 378 Superblower 2021 review

Can the AC Cobra 378 Superblower happily marry 1960s styling with 21st century power?
8 Mar 2021
Electric MG: classic MGB given EV conversion
Electric MGB
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Electric MG: classic MGB given EV conversion

The future of classic motoring could be electric thanks to conversions like RBW's MGB EV
12 Feb 2021
Greatest ever Mazda cars: classic and modern
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Greatest ever Mazda cars: classic and modern

We celebrate the Mazda's centenary by picking 10 hits from the Japanese firm's back catalogue
21 Jun 2020
Ford Capri: a history 1969 to 1986
ford capri mk1
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Ford Capri: a history 1969 to 1986

The Ford Capri retains a special place in the hearts of car fans. 50 years on, we look back at what made it great.
2 Feb 2019
What's the best Japanese performance car?
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What's the best Japanese performance car?

Japan has produced some of the finest performance cars of all time. But which one is truly the greatest? We round up the contenders
5 Nov 2018