Zero-emissions conversions get production go-ahead Decision follows 2017 debut of E-type Zero concept Cars' debut at Californian Monterey Car Week LONDON, England - Jaguar Classic has confirmed production for sale of all-electric E-Types for sale a year after the iconic EV sport-car’s successful debut in concept form at a Jaguar Land Rover Tech Fest in… Continue reading Just shocking! Meet the Jaguar E-Type E-Lectric
Celebration film marking 70 years of Lotus sports cars 70th logo created using only smoking tyres Exige Sport 410, Evora GT410 Sport used LONDON, Engand - Lotus Cars is celebrating its 70th year of assembling outstanding sports cars with a unique logo recorded on the test track at its headquarters in England. The video leaves a… Continue reading Hot video: 70 years of Lotus style writes track history
Spirit of 1998 V8 Aston Martin Vantage V600 breathes again Seven coupes, seven roadsters, in limited run V12 engine - 450kW with seven-speed manual gearbox GAYDON, England - The legendary Aston Martin Vantage V600 has been reborn as a customer-commissioned and limited run of an all-new Aston Martin V12 Vantage V600s, inspired and influenced by the… Continue reading Two decades on and Aston Martin to build 14 V600s classics
Quarter-century down the lines come new Mini The first convertibles were the rarest models Each of 300 2018 special editions to cost... LONDON, England - Mini UK is celebrating a key milestone with the 25th anniversary of the Mini convertible, and another ground-breaking landmark as the best-selling convertible model in the UK. First there was...… Continue reading Happy 25th, Mini! Special ragtop for 2018 and costs…
1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker ‘Boat Tail’ for UK show Returning to the UK for first time in 60 years Back to original car - right down to the paint job LONDON, England - It's going back to UK for first time in 60 years after a monster restoration - meet the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance ‘Best… Continue reading You agree? UK show says this is the finest car yet made
UITENHAGE, Eastern Cape - Car enthusiast Jamie Orr, using the hashtag #CitiGolfChallenge, is to take his beloved Citi Golf from South Africa to one of the biggest of Volkswagen fan events, the GTI Treffen in Wörthersee, Germany. The project started with shipping a Passat 3.6-litre VR6 engine with a Golf 4 VR5 transmission and limited-slip… Continue reading So, can you squeeze a V6 into a Citi Golf? Oh yeah…!
First ‘new’ D-type race car in more than 60 years 25 to be hand-built at UK's JLR Classic Works Short- or longnose derivatives to buyers wishes PRETORIA, Gauteng - Jaguar Classic is to fire-up again production of the iconic D-type race car in home base Coventry in central England 62 years after the last original was… Continue reading 1950’s Jaguar D-Type back in production – want one?
Historic Land Rover being brought back to life Original launch vehicle found in a back garden Whole year dedicated to saving prototype Landy COVENTRY, England - Land Rover will celebrate its 70th anniversary year throughout 2018 and the party will start with a very special and unique restoration project - a rebuild of one of… Continue reading Prototype Landy for historic restoration after 70 years
Unique XK120 wins award at 2017 Octane Awards One-off sportster has unique Pininfarina bodywork Paint, leather, lights remade after 3D scanning LONDON, England - The epic 6725-hour restoration of a one-off Pininfarina-bodied 1954 Jaguar XK120 SE by specialist company Classic Motor Cars in the UK has won the Restoration of the Year award at the 2017… Continue reading Labour of love: 6725-hour restoration rebirths Jag XK120 SE
No rush, but the south coast is the destination 19th-century Fiat out for the London-Brighton run At a maximum 22km, it could be a long day LONDON, England - The oldest Fiat in the UK, an 1899 Fiat 3½hp (about 2.6kW) was on the road in England today (Nov 5) as an entry in the… Continue reading No fast French lady, but this Fiat is 118 years old