Classic Car Mart is the UK’s best selling cars for sale magazine. Whether you’re looking for a project or something to enjoy at weekends, there’s a classic car for you in our busy classified section, boasting 1000s of classic cars and parts for sale. The publication is packed with entertaining and informative features. Aside from the latest news, products, auctions round-up, maintenance advice and show reports, Classic Car Mart also boasts buying guides, road tests, a sprinkling of archive material and nostalgia plus loads of essential advice to buying and running your next classic car. The magazine is well established, using experienced and knowledgeable motoring writers, and continues to be ‘the bible’ for classic car ownership. Covering a wide variety of popular British classics, Classic Car Mart regularly features iconic makes such as Jaguar, Daimler, Triumph, MG, Morris, Austin, TVR, Lotus and many more; ranging from £500 projects to £30,000 dream cars. And for the real aspirational classics, the Prestige sections features dream cars from luxury marques such as Aston Martin, Ferrari, Bentley, Rolls-Royce and Mercedes.
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HCVA SEEKS GOVERNMENT ASSURANCE OVER LEGISLATION
TYRE SAFETY WARNING
SPAGHETTI JUNCTION HITS 50
REVIEW: SOUTH WESTERN VEHICLE AUCTIONS, ONLINE, APRIL 29
REVIEW: WB & SONS, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, APRIL 30
REVIEW: HAMPSONS, ELLESMERE PORT, MAY 7
REVIEW: BRIGHTWELLS, TIMED ONLINE, MAY 7-11
MARKET TRENDS • From hero to zero and back again – the Capri spent years as the butt of many a joke, but Ford’s humble fastback has enjoyed a significant resurgence.
OUT OF THE SHADOWS • Turning the Allegro into a mini Rolls-Royce seemed a stretch too far even in the ’70s, so how does it stack up today?
GREAT CLASSIC TRADE UP PART TWO • With the Honda Acty now with its new owner, we turn our attention to purchase number two: a BMW 323i convertible.
ORDER OF MERIT • Thirty years after it first appeared, we revisit a car which was once as common as Woolworths but has since become a real rarity.
SMALL WONDERS • The Fiat X1/9 was a sharp-suited take on the small sports car sector. But how does it stack up against the timeless MG Midget?
GRAN TURISMO ’70s
FINAL FLOURISH • The final fling for the TR line is also the most affordable and the one which will turn the most heads today with its wedgy looks.
VW GOLF (1974-1993) • The car which saved Volkswagen from its reliance on the Beetle has survived the firm’s reinvention of itself and a new EV age. We chart the life and times of the original Golf.
UNEXCEPTIONAL STATISTICS • Sam discovers that he once owned what the data tells us is the most unexceptional classic of all.