ARTICLES RELATING TO CLASSIC CARS

First Ferrari in SA resurfaces: It's worth R160-million!

2016-05-27 07:56

After it 'went missing' for years, the first-ever Ferrari in South Africa made a surprise appearance at the Concorso d’Eleganza at Villa d’Este in Italy. It's valued at R160-million!

This 1974 VW Beetle could sell for more than R700 000

2016-05-17 09:59

A 42-year-old Volkswagen Beetle, that has travelled a mere 90km, could be sold for more than the equivalent of R700 500 at an auction in Denmark.

World's 'first supercar' - Jaguar revives classic XKSS

2016-03-29 09:33

Nine new XKSS models, often referred to by experts as the world’s first supercar, will be hand-built by Jaguar to the exact specification as they appeared in 1957.

10 essential checks when buying a classic car in SA

2016-02-23 07:41

While an old car is eventually only worth its weight in metal, a true classic can be a major investment. Here are 10 essential checks when buying a classic car.

This rare 1957 Ferrari sold for more than half a billion Rand!

2016-02-08 10:55

A legendary 1950s Ferrari has fetched a world record €32-million at an auction in Paris.

R100k reward offered for missing race car in SA

2016-01-20 15:42

A vintage car specialist has placed a R100 000 reward for a classic race car he believes is missing in South Africa. The 1937 Grand Prix racer is worth the equivalent of R202-million.

This rare Mercedes could sell for nearly R2-million in SA!

2015-11-10 08:58

A rare 1958 Mercedes-Benz 220S Coupe could fetch nearly R2-million at an auction in South Africa later in November. Less than 1300 were built!

Driven: Seven rides with seven Corvettes

2015-09-08 10:14

Wheels24 columnist Ferdi de Vos lives the American car dream as he drives seven generations of Chevrolet's iconic Corvette.

SA-built '28 Chev still finding new roads

2015-06-24 08:31

Barney Marais matched his SA-built 1928 Chevrolet against other classics at the 46th annual Milligan Rally in the Eastern Cape. How did he do?

Pakistan's classics: Cars worth millions

2015-05-28 11:14

Wheels from a bygone era: In poverty-stricken Pakistan vintage-car collectors are saving motoring history worth R132-million...

 

Classic car enthusiast: Driving an Alfa Romeo 2000 Sportiva

2016-05-26 09:06

‘It was almost impossible not to be touched inappropriately by the steering wheel’s bottom rim,’ writes Stephen Corby who experiences a rare Alfa Romeo - the 2000 Sportiva.

This rare rally car sold for R1.4-million in SA

2016-04-04 15:24

A rare Alpine 110 1600S rally car, part of a selection of classic cars up for auction, has been sold for a staggering R1.4-million.

SA fan built a stunning race car and the original creator loves it

2016-03-17 08:50

SA fan Johan Ackermann built a replica racer in his Kempton Park garage. His one-of-a-kind vehicle has been praised by none other than the original creator of the Le Mans-winning race car.

3 classic cars worth R5.6m up for auction in SA

2016-02-15 12:03

Three classic cars, worth a total value of R5.6-million, will go under the hammer in SA in March. Grab your piece of automotive history in Cape Town.

Would you pay R35-million for a Ferrari that's been in a crash?

2016-01-28 09:01

A rare Ferrari Enzo, rebuilt over 10 years following a horrific crash in California, will be auctioned in Paris. It's expected to sell for R35-million despite been previously split in half!

This classic Merc was sold for nearly R1.7m in SA

2015-11-24 10:29

A rare 1958 Mercedes-Benz 220S Coupe was sold for R1.67-million in Johannesburg.

Historic Ferrari could fetch R371m at auction

2015-10-20 07:55

A historic Ferrari race car, built for F1 racing legend Juan Manuel Fangio, will go under the hammer. It could sell for $28million!

60 rare Porsches to go under the hammer

2015-08-26 11:35

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the first production 356 Carrera, 60 of the rarest Porsches will go under the hammer in September.

GM sinkhole: Millionth 'Vette for restoration

2015-06-11 10:38

GM is restoring its historic 'millionth' Chevrolet Corvette, one of eight classic 'Vettes swallowed whole by a huge sinkhole in 2014.

Cute but astute: Fiat's bargain Nuova

2015-03-20 09:34

'It cost next to nothing in petrol bills and ran as sweet as the proverbial sewing machine.' DAVE FALL reflects on his classic Fiat 500 Nuova.

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