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Morricedes Six – Mongrel No, Majestic Yes

Morricedes Six – Mongrel No, Majestic Yes

One forgotten post-war Morris with obvious Issigonis features; re-engineered as a daily driver not for the show scene but because of its owners ‘Six’ sense.

Master Class – Tazio Nuvolari

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Master Class – Tazio Nuvolari

It’s claimed that after seeing Vincenzo Lancia’s race win at the Circuito di Brescia, a very young Nuvolari became ‘hooked on speed’. Lancia’s victory in a Fiat certainly made an impression on a young man whose own life would generate much adulation; Ferdinand Porsche rated him as the ‘greatest of all time’ whilst Fangio considered […]

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Buick Model 49 Restoration

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Buick Model 49 Restoration

Buick’s Model 49, the perfect ‘West Coast Woodie’ the ride of choice for MGM starlets but as wartime approached this rare model had little time to shine…. several years ago I was given the chance to follow the final months of one mega restoration project. Silver Screen Special – 41 Buick The studios of west […]

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Medcalf Vintage Bentley – Open Day

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Medcalf Vintage Bentley – Open Day

At their premises, in Liss, Hampshire those inspired by Bentley’s from the twenties and thirties gathered at the premises of William Medcalf to grab a chance to look around and quite simply be inspired.

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Vanished Vehicles – Part 15

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Vanished Vehicles – Part 15

A look back over the past century and beyond at the manufacturers that once produced transport for the masses….

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Detroit – A Century Past

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Detroit – A Century Past

Whilst President Trump vows to revitalise the American auto industry, a collection of images offer an insight into Ford car manufacture from 1917.

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Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – Classic Car Marketplace

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Chevrolet Corvette Stingray – Classic Car Marketplace

Here at Classic car mag.net we enjoy watching the classic market and think it’s time to detail some of the vehicles you can purchase right now. We also want open our sales room to readers; offering you the option of advertising your classic by producing a small write up and pictures. Its free to all and contact can be made through our web site or facebook page where we can advise on the transfer of pictures and copy. Trade & private sales welcome.

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The World’s Greatest Car Collection – Came from Bingo?

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The World’s Greatest Car Collection –  Came from Bingo?

William (Bill) Fisk Harrah was born September 1911 in California, his father was a respected lawyer and real estate agent whilst young Bill attend UCLA to study mechanical engineering. The Great Depression forced Harrah senior into near bankruptcy retaining just one leased building on the pier at Venice Beach; this became a small time gambling venue for locals and visitors offering slot machines and a version of Bingo.

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Simply the Best – Bugatti Type 35

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Simply the Best – Bugatti Type 35

Given the choice of any automobile ever produced, irrelevant of budget my dream machine is the Type 35. This desire stems from the first time I viewed one up close and in full flow. It was a 35B and unlike any other car I feel this Bugatti is more than just an automobile, it’s a […]

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Vanished Vehicles – Part 14

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Vanished Vehicles – Part 14

A look back over the past century and beyond at the manufacturers that once produced transport for the masses… Pre WW1 Thornycroft Cars – England 1903-1913 Often overlooked as a car manufacturer due to their decades of success producing every conceivable commercial vehicle, John Thornycroft designed a steam road vehicle as early as 1862. The […]

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