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 PICTURE
EUROPE’S ‘GREATEST BARN FIND’ UNEARTHED
SMART MOTORWAYS SCRAPPED
ULEZ EXPANSION CHALLENGED
PRODUCT PICKS • Here’s CCB’s latest hand-picked selection of essential new products for you and your classic car
CLASSICS DEFY RISING CAR INSURANCE COSTS • Mainstream car insurance premiums are rising rapidly for drivers over 50, but classic car enthusiasts of the same age are bucking the trend with far lower premiums
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION
BRIAN MAY BRISTOLS SOLD
CATERHAM MOVES HQ
Covering Classics • With Steph Hoy, Head of Car Club Liaison, Lancaster Insurance firstname.lastname@example.org
PREVIEW BRIGHTWELLS, MAY 6-10
AFFORDABLE OPEN-TOP JAGUARS • If your budget can’t stretch to a drophead XK model or E-Type, there are still options for wind-in-the-hair Jaguar motoring. We chart the values of three open-topped options
100 YEARS OF TRIUMPH • Still one of Britain’s best-loved marques, Triumph celebates a centenary of car production this year. We chart its highs and lows, as well as looking back at its vast model range
1990s FAMILY HATCHBACKS • The Ford Focus Mk1 raised the standard for the humble family hatch in the late ’90s, but how does it compare to its contemporary rivals from Volkswagen and Vauxhall today?
SIMPLE PLEASURES • Few cars manage to combine character and quirkiness like the Citroën 2CV, and even fewer can match the unique driving experience. Is it the French classic for you?
CITROËN 2CV TIMELINE
INSURANCE QUOTE • 1988 Citroën 2CV, value £8000
MGA Twin Cam Coupe
ROVER P6 3500
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