Practical Classics magazine has a 30-year tradition of delivering the very best, hands-on classic car experiences to its readers. Every staff writer and contributor works on and restores their own classics. Each issue is packed with: * Rigorous buying advice * Real-world product tests * Inspirational classic driving features * Fascinating historical insight Practical Classics is also a campaigning title, taking the concerns of classic car owners to Parliament and keeping its readers' classics where they belong - on the road. So come and join PC in the workshop - the kettle's on.
WELCOME TO THE WORKSHOP
The Fiesta is over
No closure for owners
200mph now in sight
Rusty Road 2 Recovery
Stocking stuffers • We’ve brought you the latest must-haves for under the tree this festive season
“I would love to turn my hobby in to a career”
Paris and broke! • Steph Holloway wonders if the City of Light was just one adventure too far for her Marina
Scottish SUPERSTAR • In Fife all its life, Ian Reader’s restored MG is back to showroom standard again
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Gleaming HERALD • Meticulous restorer Mick Clark turns a Coventry rust bucket into a showroom fresh Triumph…
‘This has the potential to change lives’ • Nick's cock-a-hoop over a new asset for classic fans
‘Cars I tested are now at their next life stage’ • John recalls his years on the road testing beat…
‘Ford Fiesta: a little legend that lives on’ • Charlotte considers the fate of her first car
RUST IN PEACE • What sleeping beauties have we found this month?
MARKETPLACE • Classic values & essential buying advice
HOT FOR 2023 • The PC team chooses five classics that you should be bagging right now… gorgeous cars that won't lose you cash
FIVE OTHER BUYS • Here are some bitesize tips on other projected risers in 2023…
Mercedes C107 & R107 • Values are rising for this elegant coupé and cabrio, says James Walshe…
HANDLE WITH CARE • Which would you drive into a hedge backwards?
BROOKLANDS ACE • Historically significant AC is the first of the breed
A charged debate
Volkswagen Corrado G60
CLEVER MONEY CARS
YOURS DRIVES • Showsus your classic rides
FIAT PANDA • Time to buy a genuine people’s car, Italian style, says James Walshe. Read on for the full lowdown…
‘A fun-delivery system that never fails’ • Danny heads to France in a £250 Mazda!
‘I’m glad the A2’s time has finally arrived…’
Unseize the day • Danny goes under the GTV and gets completely stuck
The final stage • Time to hit the NEC stage but will the 2CV be ready?
It's show time! • Matt’s Landy takes centre stage at the LRO Show
Restoring rear end balance • Nigel treats his 325i to some new brake pads
A leap into the distant past • John rekindles his earliest car-owning memories
Feeling cranky • Rebel engine gets an unanticipated rebuild…
Cars reunited! • A cover recreated and ‘Pru’, Kim’s A30, joins in this time
ASK OUR EXPERTS • Tech solutions and real world tips
Austin Seven • A century on, this grand design endures
Alfa Romeo GTV & Spider • Nigel Clark shows you how to service your modern classic Alfa
Fettle a final drive • Ed...