22 05, 2022

Ultra-Rare Mercedes 300 SLR Smashes Classic Car Sales Record

By |2022-05-22T10:56:23+00:00May 22nd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

*Image from Mercedes Benz Group AG   Mercedes-Benz has always been a brand known for luxury and exclusivity. This month, they reinforced that with an unprecedented auction sale. One of just two 1955 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupés ever made sold for a staggering 135 million Euros, smashing the previous record held by a Ferrari classic car. This is a clear sign that Mercedes is still at the top of its game when it comes to luxury vehicles! The stunning Mercedes 300 SLR Uhlenhaut is recognisable by its unusual line and butterfly doors. It was based on a racing car, the

15 05, 2022

The 90s Are Back While Traditional Classics Fall in Value

By |2022-05-15T11:49:16+00:00May 15th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

*Image by The Car Warehouse  It’s official: the 90s are back. And this time, they’re not just invading our wardrobes and music - they’re taking over our roads, too! While the classic cars of the 50s, 60s and 70s are still popular among collectors and enthusiasts, a new crop of cult classics from the 1990s is starting to gain traction among buyers. In fact, it seems like these cars are changing the classic market with what would previously have been the cream of the crop dropping in value. Classic car insurer Hagerty has noted a drop in the average price

2 05, 2022

What is the future of classic cars?

By |2022-05-02T12:25:51+00:00May 2nd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is the future of classic cars? This is a question that many people are asking as laws on emissions tighten, and a ban on the sale of combustion engines looms. It is uncertain whether classic cars with combustion engines will be able to survive in this new world, where fuel may become more difficult to find, and zero-emission zones make it impossible to drive them. However, there is hope. Many young people are passionate about restoring and enjoying classic cars. They may be the ones who keep these beautiful machines alive for future generations, providing they are allowed to.

24 04, 2022

Classic Cars – Why Do We Love Them So Much?

By |2022-04-24T20:39:55+00:00April 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

There's just something about classic cars that captures the hearts of drivers and onlookers alike. Maybe it's the nostalgia factor – we see these cars as a reimagined version of our youth. Or perhaps it's the love affair we all seem to have with projects – taking an old car and making it new again. Whatever the reason, classic cars are more popular than ever before and show no signs of slowing down! Nostalgia is definitely one of the reasons why classic cars are so popular. For many of us, they represent a simpler time in our lives – a

10 04, 2022

10 Classic Car Features That Are Now Redundant

By |2022-04-10T12:16:43+00:00April 10th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Car manufacturers are always looking to be ahead of the curve, offering feature-packed cars that attract buyers to them over the competition. Technology is ever advancing, which means that some things which were once for the elite are now viewed as basic or even wholly redundant. We take a look at ten classic car features that are no longer desirable or find demand. The Choke The choke was a once necessary feature on vehicles that isn't even known by most younger drivers today. Back when cars had carburettors, the driver needed to manually adjust the fuel-to-air mixture for the car

1 04, 2022

Texino Atrium Camper Concept Brings You Closer To Nature

By |2022-04-01T19:52:23+00:00April 1st, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

While the warmth and sunshine may have tantalised and teased our senses before the snow blew in and left us believing Spring was miles away, things will be warming up soon. As Spring arrives, we naturally all begin making the most of the weather and take to the roads for day trips, weekends away or even holidays this Easter break. The humble campervan is the perfect way to get away, but have you ever felt like the van didn’t allow you to take in the view? The Atrium Camper concept aims to address that problem.   LA-based Texino builds thoughtful,

5 03, 2022

Five Modern Classics Worth Watching

By |2022-03-05T20:05:42+00:00March 5th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

*Featured Image - Jeep Cherokee XJ The price of used cars across the board seems to have increased lately, with Auto Trader reporting that used car prices have risen 31% on average compared with last year. A shortage of chips seems to be the main factor of these price rises, with delays in new car availability. It’s not just modern used cars seeing an increase either. Some modern classics are now worth watching. We've put together this list of five modern classics worth watching.   BMW Alpina E39 B10 BMWs are always a worthy investment, especially the faster M sport

23 02, 2022

Storms Destroy Classic Car Collection

By |2022-02-23T10:35:41+00:00February 23rd, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The recent barrage of storms has brought destruction and inconvenience across the country lately. For one classic car enthusiast, though, they have also brought devastation. Ewen Sergison has been left distraught after his classic car collection worth almost half a million pounds was destroyed. Sergison's passion for cars seeps into every aspect of his life. He runs AVIT motorsport works as an F1 engineer and a high-speed driving instructor. This is a devastating blow for Sergison and his fiancé, who only moved into the building a year ago. The winds of storms Eunice and Franklin reached up to 100mph, battering

15 02, 2022

How to Enjoy Your Camper Van in Winter

By |2022-02-15T22:49:59+00:00February 15th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

While winter may almost be over, February is typically one of the coldest months of the year. That doesn't stop die-hard 'vanlifers' from exploring in their camper vans, though, proving that camper vans aren't just for summer. So, with that being said, are our tips on how to enjoy your camper van in winter. What are the benefits of winter camping? Camping in summer is great, don't get us wrong, but soaring temperatures can be uncomfortable, and the insects can be a menace. While it may be chilly, winter camping has its upsides. The biggest of which is avoiding the

24 01, 2022

Our Top 5 Electric Restomod Concepts

By |2022-01-24T15:19:54+00:00January 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|0 Comments

There's no doubt that electric vehicles are the future. We're gradually moving away from petrol and diesel cars, and more and more people are opting for EVs. This is great news for the environment and car designers who are no longer constrained by the technicalities of things like engine placement and air intakes. Could the past hold the key to the future of car design, though? We've found some pretty cool EV restomod designs online, so we created this post to list them all.   Restomodding is the practice of restoring a classic car while modernising it. While some have