ARTICLES RELATING TO CLASSIC CARS

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.

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.

 

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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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'.

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