Classic Car Buyer is Britain’s leading weekly newspaper for classic car enthusiasts. On-sale every Wednesday, it is packed with the biggest and most comprehensive news section plus auction reports and events - anything related to the classic car scene, you can read about here first. In addition, you’ll also find in-depth features covering all aspects of owning a classic car – buying, maintaining, driving and – crucially - enjoying. There are comprehensive buying guides, informative road tests, a nostalgic pull-out spread depicting a scene from the halcyon days of motoring, staff car sagas, guest columnists, market reviews, a detailed club directory and a regularly updated price guide. The publication is also packed with hundreds of cars and parts for sale in its Free Ads section, making it THE place to buy or sell your classic. There is a dedicated classifieds spread on classic commercial vehicles and machinery. Classic Car Buyer provides the best insight into bread and butter classics – every week! Edited by John-Joe Vollans, it is backed by a hugely knowledgeable team who have had years of experience running their own classics. That combined with an unending enthusiasm.
THE BIG IMAGE
Ex-Rush star hits the market
Taxi maker’s job losses
New scheme for clubs
Caterham joins the BTCC
Doubts raised over 2030 ban on petrol and diesel car sales • With two changes of UK Prime Minister in recent weeks, lobbying groups intensify efforts to ensure zero-emission vehicle legislation remains, amid rumours of ‘watering down’
Restomods at the NEC
Queen’s X-Type heads to auction
Display your estate!
Unlikely CoTY winners • The European Car of the Year award has thrown up plenty of surprises over the years, with various winners causing raised eyebrows across the continent – including this eclectic collection.
REVIEW: WB & SONS, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, OCTOBER 29
REVIEW: SWVA, ONLINE, OCTOBER 28
Ford Fiestas • With the announcement that Ford will end Fiesta production next year, we see how the first three instalments of one of Britain’s favourite cars are faring in the market.
Non-German ’90s Execs • If you’re in the market for an executive classic from the late ’80s or 1990s and aren’t tempted by any German offerings, here are three well-priced alternatives
YEAR-ROUND CLASSICS • With winter about to make its presence felt, we take a look at eight top classics that are ideal for all-year use on a regular basis – with something here to suit most tastes and budgets
’50s BRITISH SALOONS • If you fancy a compact saloon of the 1950s that’s still capable of regular use, these three Brits have plenty to offer – as well as being great value for money
SIMPLE PLEASURE • We’re heading back to the 1980s for a closer look at the original Toyota MR2, one of the finest Japanese sports cars of the decade – but what needs checking before you buy?
INSURANCE QUOTE • 1986 Toyota MR2 1.6, worth £12,000
Rolls-Royce Silver Seraph
Jaguar Mk2 3.4
Ford Granada Scorpio
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