ARTICLES RELATING TO CLASSIC CARS

Happy anniversaries at The Classic Car Show

2019-06-21 07:00

This year’s mid-winter rendition of The Classic Car Show at Nasrec Expo Centre south west of Johannesburg will see a number of important milestones and anniversaries celebrated amongst classic car fans at Nsrec Expo Centre on July 7, 2019.

WATCH: Vintage - Fiat Topolino from the 1930s

2019-05-21 07:00

In the 1930s, Fiat introduced what was then the smallest 4-cylinder car ever mass produced: the Fiat 500. Back then, it was known as the Topolino.

SEE: What makes a classic, antique or vintage car?

2019-05-14 05:30

Do you know the difference between a classic and vintage car? This cool infographic explains all you need to know about classic car value.

WATCH: Mercedes-Benz G-Class, Mini Cooper... top retro-inspired cars on sale today

2019-04-26 12:03

Manufacturers often hark back to the past to create new cars; here are some examples of that methodology that you'll see on the road today.

SA's BMW 530 MLE - revival of the original

2019-04-11 11:00

The rare and locally-built 530 MLE is singularly perhaps the most important car in the history of BMW's M division. Ferdi de Vos tells more.

WATCH: These talented brothers are turning junk heaps into vintage beauties

2019-04-01 09:47

Ivan and Zoran are brothers from rural Swabia. They're auto-mechanics with a passion for restoring junked cars as high-priced vintage beauties.

WATCH: Something vintage - the Legendary Borgward Isabella is still a SA-loved classic

2019-03-08 05:30

We review a lovely old car with a lovely name: the Borgward Isabella. Built in 1954, it was the brainchild of engineer Carl F. W. Borgward.

WATCH: All you need to know about the classic V8 DCC Comet sports car

2019-02-07 19:00

Meet the DCC Comet, an old-school V8 sportscar built by Ant Anstead's Dowsetts Classic Cars firm. Check out the video to find out more.

Would you buy this one-off 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake for R17 million?

2018-12-18 15:00

Fancy owning a rare Shelby GT500 Super Snake? A cool R17 million nets you this 1967 classic, steeped in history and acclaim.

WATCH: Vintage on show at the Retro Classics Cologne 2018

2018-12-06 05:30

There is nothing like seeing a bunch of both old and more modern classics on show - the Retro Classics is a must attend event. Here's why it is so special...

 

Looking for an oldie? Here are some of the rarest and most unusual vintage cars in SA right now

2019-06-19 08:40

With vintage cars now more popular than ever, here are some of the unique models that can be bought locally.

WATCH: Going down memory lane on track with Volvo cars from the 1960s

2019-05-21 05:30

It's seldom that we get a chance to go to Volvo's headquarters in Gothenberg and turn back time, when life was simple.

WATCH: Love sports cars? Here's a look at Ferrari's incredible cars through the years

2019-04-26 13:10

Since the Ferrari 166 Inter in 1948, Ferrari has consistently brought innovation and style to both the road and the track. We look at Ferrari's incredible cars through the years.

WATCH: Concept cars and the classic models that inspired them

2019-04-25 08:14

Some concept cars look to models from years past as an inspiration; here are some notable examples.

A new Golf is 'ordered every 41 seconds' - VW's best-seller turns 45!

2019-04-02 13:37

A new Golf is ordered every 41 seconds - Volkswagen's iconic hatch turns 45-years-old in 2019. We reflect on the classic Golf first built in 1974.

WATCH: Vintage ride - the 1937 Opel Olympia

2019-03-25 09:55

The Opel Olympia was a technological trend-setter back in the 1930s. It made Opel the first German carmaker to build 100,000 models a year. Its exterior hides a modern chassis and engine.

Cilla Black’s Mini, David Beckham’s Range Rover up for grabs at the London Classic Car Show

2019-02-08 09:06

Royalty, government, sport and celebrity cars will feature in a '100 Car Spectacular' auction by international car auctioneers COYS at the London Classic Car Show next week.

Celebrating 100 years of Citroën at the London Classic car show

2019-02-01 08:27

Citroën will celebrate its centenary at the London Classic Car Show with a showcase of vehicles that have made the boldest marks on the automotive industry since its launch in June 1919.

Classic cars: Incredibly rare 1970 Ferrari 365 GT 2+2 on offer at the Autosport International Sale

2018-12-08 09:30

One of only 52 right-hand drive 1970 Ferrari 365 GT 2+2s will be offered at auction when Silverstone Auctions makes its debut at the Autosport International Show in January,

Owners and spectators delighted at the special South African Grand Prix festival experience

2018-12-04 13:30

The South African Historic Grand Prix Festival rounded at 10 days of pre-war immersion at Val de Vie Luxury Estate on the weekend to conclude an epic experience for owners and spectators alike.

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