Classic Car News and Drives

Toyota 2000GT restoration - an update

Toyota 2000GT restoration - an update
Toyota South Africa's 2000GT restoration is gathering pace. Meet the team and check out how much has been done already! Earlier this year Toyota S...

Are these the world's most beautiful roads?

Are these the world's most beautiful roads?
A good road trip is held in very high regard by most car enthusiasts. The open road, beautiful scenery and, of course, an enjoyable vehicle make f...

OWNER'S TIPS & ADVICE: 1970 Citroën DS 20

OWNER'S TIPS & ADVICE: 1970 Citroën DS 20
Almost universally admired for its cutting-edge design (and quirkiness), the Citroën DS is however also feared. Is it just too complex to be a rel...

CLASSIC DRIVE: 1950 Mercedes-Benz 170S

CLASSIC DRIVE: 1950 Mercedes-Benz 170S
The gentle pace and easy elegance of this 170S make it the perfect classic from which to enjoy the view on a scenic South African drive. In today’...

OWNER'S TIPS & ADVICE: BMW (E39) M5

OWNER'S TIPS & ADVICE: BMW (E39) M5
Increasingly regarded as a sure-bet for future classic status, local collectors are feverishly hunting for the best remaining E39 M5s. But what's ...

Opel showcases stunning Manta GSe elektromod

Opel showcases stunning Manta GSe elektromod
Opel is in the process of revealing a electrified, and modernised version of its iconic Manta model.  The legendary Opel Manta is being transforme...

Freek de Kock's incredible Nissan and Datsun collection

Freek de Kock's incredible Nissan and Datsun collection
Freek de Kock’s enthusiasm for model cars as a child has driven him to acquire around 100 full-size versions later in life – all of them Datsuns a...

BUYER'S GUIDE: Honda S2000

BUYER'S GUIDE: Honda S2000
Aspirational Japanese modern classics – there aren't that many to speak of, at least not when compared with the many exceptional models that Europ...

CLASSIC DRIVE: Ferrari 599 GTO

CLASSIC DRIVE: Ferrari 599 GTO
We spend a sunrise in the third Ferrari to ever wear the legendary GTO badge. Is the 599 GTO one of the best modern Ferraris? Even for the most "e...

OWNER'S TIPS & ADVICE: Porsche 911 3.0 SC

OWNER'S TIPS & ADVICE: Porsche 911 3.0 SC
While me may all dream of owning a classic Porsche 911, the reality is that most derivatives are now prohibitively expensive. The more affordable ...

FUTURE CLASSIC: BMW M8 Competition Convertible

FUTURE CLASSIC: BMW M8 Competition Convertible
The most powerful M-Car ever offered by BMW has arrived in South Africa. Let's get to know the eye-wateringly expensive BMW M8 Competition Convert...

Jaw-dropping Joburg car collection features BMW icons

Jaw-dropping Joburg car collection features BMW icons
This collector’s BMW-dominated collection is driven by a love of angular design and a strong family connection. "Appearances can be deceptive", th...