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
Polo for the chop?
Gaydon plans busy 2023
Resignation of JLR boss creates concerns about Jaguar future • Worries over Jaguar’s current situation have been voiced in recent months, but now the loss of Jaguar Land Rover’s CEO raises further concerns about the historic marque’s fate
Off-road 911 Dakar revealed
London Show returns
Exhausts for purists
Q-car classics • Better known in the US as a sleeper car, a Q-car combines ordinary looks with extraordinary performance – with these five classics being among our all-time favourites.
PREVIEW: WB & SONS, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, DECEMBER 10
Small Triumphs of the ’60s • It wasn’t all sports cars and executive saloons for Triumph in the 1960s, as its more compact family models also proved popular. Here’s how their values are doing today
Specialist French Fastbacks • France might not be the most prolific producer of coupes and fastbacks, but this trio of specialist models provides today’s classic enthusiast with some intriguing options
SEASON IN THE SUN • As winter arrives, we look back at some of the major classic events of the 2022 show season – and recall what made each one so special
CLASSIC CAR & RESTORATION SHOW
BROMLEY PAGEANT OF MOTORING
GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED
FESTIVAL OF THE UNEXCEPTIONAL
BRITISH MOTOR SHOW
NEC CLASSIC MOTOR SHOW
EXCLUSIVELY GERMAN • The 1980s saw the rise of the German executive saloon – but which of these three success stories is right for you?
Halewood Heroes • It’s almost 60 years since Ford began building cars at its brand new Merseyside plant, a factory that’s still going strong under Jaguar Land Rover. Let’s take a look at the fascinating history of Halewood
APRETTY PACKAGE • The MGA is one of the best-looking of all the classic British sports cars, with simple mechanicals and a back-to-basics driving experience adding to its appeal. Here’s how to buy one today
INSURANCE QUOTE • 1960 MGA 1600 Roadster, worth £28,000
Volvo 121 ‘Amazon’
Citroën 2CV Charleston
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