Classic Car Buyer is Britain’s leading weekly newspaper for classic car enthusiasts. On-sale every Wednesday, it is packed with the biggest and most comprehensive news section plus auction reports and events - anything related to the classic car scene, you can read about here first. In addition, you’ll also find in-depth features covering all aspects of owning a classic car – buying, maintaining, driving and – crucially - enjoying. There are comprehensive buying guides, informative road tests, a nostalgic pull-out spread depicting a scene from the halcyon days of motoring, staff car sagas, guest columnists, market reviews, a detailed club directory and a regularly updated price guide. The publication is also packed with hundreds of cars and parts for sale in its Free Ads section, making it THE place to buy or sell your classic. There is a dedicated classifieds spread on classic commercial vehicles and machinery. Classic Car Buyer provides the best insight into bread and butter classics – every week! Edited by John-Joe Vollans, it is backed by a hugely knowledgeable team who have had years of experience running their own classics. That combined with an unending enthusiasm.
THE BIG IMAGE
Cavalier’s 40th homecoming
Darracq fired up for half term
Scenic Northern tours
C&C booking for October
What next for prewar cars? • Could the rise of modern classics see the older cars falling off the radar?
Rovers return to Norfolk
Gordon Spice, 1940-2021
Changes at BMH
Export After Death
PREVIEW: CHARTERHOUSE, SPARKFORD, OCTOBER 5
PREVIEW: WB & SONS, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, OCTOBER 9
1970s six cylinder GTs • Everyman heroes with six pot grunt and period style
Supercharging into the ’90s • The 1990s saw a revival of the supercharger after the turbo-hungry 1980s
Survival Of The Fittest • The cars which rescued their relative brands from the brink of obscurity… or even closure
SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP • We’ve got two great family classics to choose from, both built in the UK by US-owned firms but which should it be?
THIRD ACT • The third generation of BMW’s enduring 3-Series is a rapidly rising star. Here’s what you need to know about this Eighties icon.
INSURANCE COSTS • Quotation supplied by Lancaster Insurance
Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow
BACK BOX • Sam considers the implications of automotive hero worship
NEXT ISSUE OUT • WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
Classic Car Buyer