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CAR OF THE YEAR KICKS OFF!
CAR OF THE YEAR 2022
Classic American’s Stars & Stripes set to shine!
American car shows and events 2022
1963 FORD FALCON SPRINT • A TIME MACHINE?
LINCOLN’S STAR SHINING BRIGHT
CLASSIC SPORTS CAR CLUB RACE MEET THRUXTON, HANTS • April 23/24, 2022
PRE-’50 AAC BRISTOL SHOW RETURNS
Tex Trubshaw 's Old Time Aces
Shed & Buried is back!
AMC Amitron/ Electron • Electric cars may be all the rage at the moment, but the American car industry had a fair few attempts at presenting its vision of how an electric car would look in the Sixties. Richard Heseltine looks at AMC’s offering, the Amitron…
Remembering the rebirth • Evans looks back to 1982, a time that wasn’t all that different from today…
Classic American Mail
Like Son, Like Father • When Jamie Webster bought himself a 1967 Dodge Dart, his father Howard decided Jamie couldn’t have all the fun, so he bought a 1972 Pontiac of his own…
Texas ‘B’ • New to the American car scene and really loving it, Jerramy and Anna Topping embrace an altogether different take on classic motors after a traditional English diet of Jags and Jensens.
SWEET, 66 LITTLE • Martin Bishop bought this 1966 Chevrolet El Camino completely factory stock, but it’s since evolved and improved into a 9.0-litre Pro Touring custom…
A car and a truck
CLASSIC AMERICAN PEOPLE The Rolling Bones • We check out the extraordinary Rolling Bones Hot Rod Shop, based in an old cowshed north of New York City, where its highly selective founders are keeping the tradition of Bonneville alive. The patient enthusiasts who own the handcrafted masterpieces have only 5% of the say and the decisions involved in the five-year build process…
The Reluctant Restoration • Last month editor Ben Klemenzson revealed how he ended up having to have his 1970 Oldsmobile 442 convertible resprayed after he was involved in a road traffic accident caused by a newly qualified driver on a motorway. The decision had been made to bite the bullet and respray the car, but what would be revealed once the paint was removed? The possibilities were terrifying…
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EVENT REPORT WHEELS DAY • Rushmoor Arena, Aldershot, Hants April 15, 2022
DISCOVERIES • Our intrepid salvage yard explorer brings you junkyard jewels from across North America.
Goldenrod – The Resurrection of America’s Speed King
2022 CAR OF THE YEAR • EVENTS MARKED IN WHITE ARE CAR OF THE YEAR HEATS