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Classic Jags in a regal setting

MORE than 1,200 Jaguars kicked-off a summer of celebration in style as Windsor Castle opened its gates to some of the world’s rarest and most desirable models in Jaguar’s history for the Royal Windsor Jaguar Festival, in support of The Prince Philip Trust Fund. The Jaguar Classic-supported Festival was organised by the Jaguar Enthusiasts Club … Continue reading

Mustangs lead the way to Beaulieu

A CONVOY of more than 40 iconic Mustangs will be driving across the New Forest to join an expected 1,500 vehicles at Beaulieu’s Simply Ford event on Sunday (April 30). The South of England area division of the Mustang Owners Club of Great Britain is one of 48 clubs booked to attend the show. If … Continue reading

Goodwood to celebrate 70 years of Ferrari

A HIGHLIGHT of this summer’s Goodwood Festival of Speed will be a glittering array of at least 70 significant Ferraris, as the legendary marque celebrates the 70th anniversary of its founding by Enzo Ferrari, in 1947. From Thursday June 29 to Sunday July 2, some of Ferrari’s finest road and racing cars will be found … Continue reading

Mini named as best ever British-built car

BRITAIN’S most influential car bosses have teamed up with Auto Express, the UK’s biggest selling weekly car magazine, to name the Best of British. Following a rigorous voting process, the original Mini was named as the best British-built car of all time, seeing off competition from the Jaguar E-Type and Land Rover Defender. With a … Continue reading

Double delight for Jaguar F-PACE

THE Jaguar F-PACE is officially the best and most beautiful car in the world after double success at the 2017 World Car Awards, scooping the prestigious World Car of the Year and World Car Design of the Year titles. The performance SUV is the fastest selling model Jaguar has produced and is only the second … Continue reading

Supercars at London’s City Concours

THE new London City Concours will chart more than 60 years of supercar evolution with a display of some of the most iconic, extreme and beautiful performance cars ever built. Hosted within the Honourable Artillery Company headquarters in the City of London from June 8-9, the City Concours special feature begins with arguably the very … Continue reading

DB delight at Beaulieu

EVERY generation of DB model was on show with one of the biggest gatherings of Aston Martins in the south at Beaulieu’s Simply Aston Martin. Ranging from the DB1 of the late 1940s right up to the latest DB11, the jaw-dropping display included 319 Astons of every age and variety driving into the sun-drenched Beaulieu … Continue reading

Flying Scotsman Rally ready to depart

THE ninth Flying Scotsman Rally, Britain’s most famous competitive vintage car rally, will start this Friday (March 31) with more than 100 participants crossing the start line at Slaley Hall, Northumberland. For this year, the youngest car to take on the 800-mile event, organised by the Endurance Rally Association (ERA), is a 1948 MG TC … Continue reading

Beaulieu’s Simply Porsche

CELEBRATING one of the best-loved sports car marques, Beaulieu’s Simply Porsche will return for its fifth year on Sunday June 4 with an expected turn-out of around 800 cars in the grounds of the National Motor Museum. All Porsche owners are invited to bring their treasured machines to the rally, from early models to cutting-edge … Continue reading

MG Day to celebrate 50 years of the MGC

THE 50th birthday of the MGC – the six-cylinder sports car which was intended to replace the iconic Austin Healey 3000 but ended up the victim of internal company politics and bad press – will be a special focus of Brooklands Museum’s annual MG Era day on Sunday April 2. Another anniversary – the 70th … Continue reading