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.
One-off E-Type resto
MG’s latest debut
NEC tickets launch
‘Dawn of Motoring’ sale
Global Mercedes recall
Low-cost motorsport concept aims to encourage first-timers • A new initiative known as StreetCar has been launched to bring new participants into grassroots motorsport, with a variety of low-cost options for owners of ‘everyday’ unmodified cars
Coffee & Chrome’s extra appeal
Extra benefits for Scramblers
The return of DeLorean
Mansell heads to Goodwood
Post-Abingdon MGs celebrated
CoTY runners-up • The European Car of the Year has been awarded to plenty of worthy winners over the years, but what about the models that they beat? We pay tribute to five all-time greats that came second.
NEWS, REVIEWS AND LATEST PRICES FROM THE AUCTION HOUSES
High-Revving Classics • With more enthusiasts yearning for responsive powerplants in need of a work-out and with the market duly responding, we look at three fizzy-engined choices
Bentley Coupes • A saloon wearing the coveted Flying B emblem is all well and good, but fewer doors and a rakish roofline always add that little extra something
Rear Life Experience • With electric cars marking the return of widespread rear-wheel drive, the CCB team takes a look back at some of their favourite rear-drive classics… as well as a few of those that bit us
GLORIOUS TWELVES • A late-model XJS V12 and a newer DB7 Vantage might seem odd rivals, but this duo has more in common than you might think. So, which one makes the best choice now?
PREMIUM VALUE • When it comes to modern-classic roadsters, it’s easy to see the appeal of BMW’s Z4 – a car that combines quality and style with rewarding manners and a great range of engines. But just how wise a buy is it?
Porsche 968 Cabriolet
Morris Minor Traveller
BACK BOX • This week sees Maurice pondering saloon-based coupes, a genre that’s met with mixed success over the years
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