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Coachbuilt Bentley the restoration story of a James Young ­Bodied MkVI… Post-War Splendour. Back in 1949, this magnificent James Young-bodied Bentley MkVI would have been quite a head-turner – and…
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One careful owner. The tale of the Elfin, a forgotten Aussie racer that’s still with its first keeper. ‘Unique’ is an overused word, but… …this car is a real Aussie…
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Nose Job Changes to global markets and staff at Porsche shaped the makeup of the 964 Turbo, a car that started life as a baby 959 and ended its evolutionary…
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Maserati A6G Frua How a barn-find A6G created a mystery. The Truth Is Out There. The emergence of an ultra-rare Maserati A6G Frua after 55 years has caused Andy Heywood…
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Merc’s extraordinary ’50s supercar was a technological marvel. Mercedes’ masterpiece Based on an all-conquering racing car, the 300SL redefined the marque. 160mph in 1954! John Surtees on how the 300SL…
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"Had the compact Mercedes-Benz debuted in 1963, its looks alone would undoubtedly have been a sales advantage in its own right." The compact Benz that never was. How Mercedes attempted…
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Maserati ‘Junior’ OSCA 1600GT Zagato’s zinger Masterpiece from the Maserati brothers. Having sold the brand that bore their family name, the Maserati brothers continued to build cars with OSCA badging…
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Super Bowl With a glasshouse that looked utterly space age in 1955, Boano’s strikingly styled take on the Alfa Romeo 1900C SS chassis has just sold for an eye-watering sum…
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Born under a bad sign Maserati Quattroporte II. Quattroporte prototype back from the dead. The discovery of a long-lost Quattroporte II prototype has prompted much excitement among Maserati enthusiasts. Here’s…
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Fiat Abarth Strada 40 years celebrated. I, Robot. Can you believe it’s 40 years since Fiat launched its ‘Handbuilt by Robots’ Ritmo/Strada? We celebrate by recalling some memorable Abarth 130TC…
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Alfa GTA How Alfa Romeo turned the Bertone coupé into a giant-killer Alfa Romeo GTA It’s an icon of racebred saloons: Drive-My gets under the skin of the GTA, and…