ARTICLES RELATING TO CLASSIC CARS

Mzansi’s amazing Fives - history of the BMW 5 Series in SA

2017-03-21 07:02

South Africa has produced some unique chapters in the history of the BMW 5 Series, writes Lance Branquinho.

Volvo 262C turns 40: 5 things you should know about this classic coupe

2017-03-13 08:31

Forty years ago, Volvo changed perceptions of its brand with the launch of its 262 Coupé (262C). Check out the history of this classic car.

Oldest Beetle in SA finds resting place at VW AutoPavilion

2017-03-10 12:38

The oldest Beetle in South Africa, built in 1949 in Germany, finds a home at Volkswagen's automotive museum. It's aptly named Jan!

Classic Mitsubishi GTO takes on Western Cape's mountain passes

2017-03-06 13:26

Meet Dorian Davids, petrolhead and owner of a very rare car; a Mitsubishi GTO. Watch the video.

F1 veteran Jenson Button's ‘VIP’ Ford GT for sale

2017-02-09 13:08

he 2005 Ford GT, first owned by Jenson Button MBE, will be up for sale at the Silverstone Auctions’ Race Retro Classic Car Sale in February.

An SA bakkie story: Family loves their 7 tough-as-nails KBs

2017-01-20 11:09

Some things you just can’t kill – and that includes your average Isuzu KB bakkie. This Western Cape family loves their fleet of 7 Isuzu KB bakkies!

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Wheels24 reader Warren Wilson says he often pays a visit to the Franschhoek Motor Museum. Check out these pictures from his last visit.

Wheels24 reader Warren Wilson says he often pays a visit to the Franschhoek Motor Museum. Check out these pictures from his last visit.

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SA Classic Car Show: Rare models rock Nasrec

2016-12-08 07:23

American muscle, vintage Volkswagen, custom trucks... Dries Van Der Walt takes in all the rare and wonderful vehicles showcased at the annual Classic Car Show in Johannesburg.

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.

 

This Syrian car lover wants to revive his 'wounded' classics

2017-03-14 08:54

Car enthusiast Mohammed Mohiedin Anis is desperately trying to save his collection of vintage cars 'wounded' in battles that have ravaged the Syrian city of Aleppo.

Quality parts, balloon payments... your car questions answered

2017-03-12 07:02

City Press writer Justus Visagie provides useful answers to your automotive questions.

Concours South Africa 2017 - an international event in Africa

2017-03-09 07:45

'Concours SA will be on a level with the great concours events of the world," says organisers as the 2017 event takes shape.

Best and worst motoring moments in February 2017

2017-02-28 06:44

From Lamborghini's future road cars, to Ferrari's name fail and Opel's up for sale. Lance Branquinho looks at the top 5 motoring moments of February.

To the moon and back six times...in a Volvo

2017-01-24 07:57

After 4.8-million km, Irvin "Irv" Gordon is the current world record holder for the highest vehicle mileage in a non-commercial, original-owner car!

WATCH: Range Rovers' evolution over 48 years

2017-01-19 14:03

From 1969 to 2017, this is how Range Rover developed and changed over the last half century.

Will the BMW M3 '30 Jahre' become a future classic in SA?

2016-12-12 08:11

With production limited to 500 units worldwide, the BMW M3 '30 Jahre' has exclusivity on its side but will it become a future classic in South Africa? We find out...

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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