OPINION | Why it's not a good idea to use your classic car as a daily drive in SA

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There's just a charm that comes with owning a classic car. Many consider a car a classic based on its age, but there are a number of modern ones that fall into that category based on performance, technology or design.

You are driving something from a different era – something that the majority of motorists have probably never seen. It's almost nailed on to attract attention wherever it goes.

Models like the Lexus LFA and Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren are considered modern-day classic cars because of their performance, limited build numbers and unique design.

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