ARTICLES RELATING TO CLASSIC CARS

WATCH: This Ford fan celebrates his 97th birthday in a Mustang

2016-11-20 19:30

How to spend your 97th birthday? For muscle-car enthusiast, Lennart Ribring, the answer was easy; behind the wheel of a Ford Mustang.

Mercedes SL, rare Mustang... these classic cars could sell for R5.6-million in SA

2016-11-11 08:46

Collectors will be spoiled for choice when some of the great automobile icons go on sale later in November, including a 1969 Mercedes-Benz 280SL Pagoda with an estimated value of R2.5 million.

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Volkswagen UK gave one very lucky man a replica Beetle from his childhood. Check out these memorable images.

Volkswagen UK gave one very lucky man a replica Beetle from his childhood. Check out these memorable images.

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This classic Aston Martin sold for more than R14-million via an app

2016-10-20 10:20

A 1964 Aston Martin DB5 has become the first classic-car sale completed via social media when it was sold for more than R14-million. The buyer paid millions via an app..

Why the 'Love your Nuts' rally is important for men in South Africa

2016-10-04 12:14

Wheels24 reader Gordon Robertson shares his experiences from the 'Love your Nuts' rally; a campaign to raise testicular cancer awareness.

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20 years of Volvo C70

2016-10-03 13:30
It's been 20 years since the Volvo C70 made its debut at the 1996 Paris motor show. Check out these images of Volvo's own legend.

It's been 20 years since the Volvo C70 made its debut at the 1996 Paris motor show. Check out these images of Volvo's own legend.

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Stranger agrees to restore this driver's classic 1973 VW Beetle

2016-09-06 07:32

What lengths would you go to restore your beloved 1973 Volkswagen Beetle? An owner turned to Cragslist and a stranger offered to fix her classic 'Bug'.

BMW 2002 Hommage's new paint scheme takes it up a notch

2016-08-22 11:48

At the Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach, BMW is presenting the 2002 Hommage to shine the spotlight back over its history with turbocharged engines.

5 amazing pics that will make you fall in love with classic cars

2016-07-22 09:05

Not into classic cars? These five wonderfull photographs will change the way you feel about retro rides.

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Wheels24 reader Jason Hanslo has sent in some awesome track images of the Kent Homes Fine Cars & Mutlu Classic Cars racing, Round 5, at Killarney in Cape Town.

Wheels24 reader Jason Hanslo has sent in some awesome track images of the Kent Homes Fine Cars & Mutlu Classic Cars racing, Round 5, at Killarney in Cape Town.

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Classic Jaguar XKSS reborn: Nine cars, R17-million each!

2016-11-17 07:48

The first genuine Jaguar XKSS, the world’s 'first supercar', to be built in nearly 60 years has been given its global debut. These classic cars will sell for R17-million each!

Driver misses his childhood car, VW tracks down 1973 Beetle!

2016-11-08 11:16

Having last seen his father's Beetle when he was a child, Volkswagen helped reunite a fan with his beloved 1973 family car.

Classic & Sports Car Show: Top 5 'scariest' supercars for Holloween

2016-10-21 11:37

The Classic & Sports Car Show will feature some of the ‘scariest’ supercars of the past century on Halloween weekend, as the event celebrates the most hair-raising monsters in automotive history.

Motoring heritage: SA’s exclusive BMW M-cars

2016-10-07 08:13

To celebrate 120 years of SA motoring heritage, Ferdi de Vos arranged a meeting of the first ever ‘M-car’, the South African built BMW 530 MLE, and the latest special, SA-specific M5 model, the Pure Metal Edition.

20 years of Volvo's C70: 10 things you should know about this classic coupe

2016-10-04 10:08

Volvo's C70 turns 20 this year. We reflect on the history of this iconic Swedish coupe.

Heritage Day: SA’s 120 years of motoring history

2016-09-23 14:24

'South Africa has a proud motoring tradition, and for more than a century has been a leading developer and manufacturer of vehicles,' writes Ferdi de Vos who reflects on 120 years of SA's motoring heritage.

The last Volvo Amazon: Classic car ‘lost’ in SA

2016-09-05 13:34

Volvo’s iconic Amazon was introduced 60 years ago, and according to the automaker the last one was built in Sweden in July 1970. Not so, reports Ferdi de Vos, the last Amazon built was assembled in SA… and is still ‘lost’.

How this SA owner's classic 1934 Chevrolet stole the show

2016-08-19 08:15

Ben van Rooyen restored this special Chevrolet to such pristine condition that it was used in a six-part mini-series based on the life and times of Nelson Mandela.

Africa’s only BMW 2002 Turbo headed for Concours SA

2016-07-19 09:40

A rare BMW 2002 Turbo will be on show at the inaugural Concours SA 2016. Just over 1400 of these performance BMW's were ever made.

First car in SA: Happy 120th anniversary to the horseless carriage!

2016-07-11 07:42

This year marks the 120th anniversary of the arrival of the first car in South Africa - the Benz Velo 'horsless carriage'. We pay tribute to an icon of SA motoring!

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