Classic Car News and Drives

Aaliyah to Schabir Shaik - South Africa's unique car names

Aaliyah to Schabir Shaik - South Africa's unique car names
Do you drive an Aaliyah, or a Half-Past 2? Perhaps a Schabir Shaik is more to your tastes? Confused yet? Olwethu Memani explains... South Africa h...

Buyer's Guide - Mercedes-Benz (W203) C55 AMG

Buyer's Guide - Mercedes-Benz (W203) C55 AMG
So you’ve got money that's burning a hole in your pocket and you're keen on buying a sporty modern-classic. Indulging your youthful spirit is all ...

BMW Motorrad presents stunning R 18 custom bike

BMW Motorrad presents stunning R 18 custom bike
Radical-looking "Spirit of Passion" is the second R18-based custom bike in the BMW "SoulFuel" series. Copy supplied "SoulFuel" sees BMW Motorrad c...

Mega List: 100 Future Classic Cars from the Noughties

Mega List: 100 Future Classic Cars from the Noughties
Some are fast and great to drive, some were pretty, and others just plain quirky. Hannes Oosthuizen picks his 100 most memorable cars from the nou...

Gerhard Ryksen's stunning Volkswagen collection

Gerhard Ryksen's stunning Volkswagen collection
The neatest Volkswagen collection in South Africa can be found outside what is known as the rose city of South Africa, Bloemfontein. Gerhard Rykse...

Renault's hot Clio V6 turns 20

Renault's hot Clio V6 turns 20
Draw up a list of modern classics and the Renault Clio V6 is very likely to appear on it. The iconic mid-engined hatchback recently turned 20 year...

Singer launches striking ACS concept

Singer launches striking ACS concept
Singer, the California-based bespoke Porsche restoring firm, has announced the development of a stunning all-terrain racing machine, called, for n...

75 years since production of the iconic VW Beetle started

75 years since production of the iconic VW Beetle started
December 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the start of production of the iconic VW Beetle. Copy supplied by VW Series production of the civil...

Classic Drive: 1913 Benz 10/30hp

Classic Drive: 1913 Benz 10/30hp
Motorcars were not always as effortless to drive as they are today – we head to George to experience a Benz 10/30hp, a car predating the unificati...

British Car Auction at Crossley & Webb

British Car Auction at Crossley & Webb
The latest Crossley & Webb online auction focuses on some desirable British classics, of all eras. The auction runs from the 15th of December ...

Bentley builds first new Blower in 90 years

Bentley builds first new Blower in 90 years
After 40,000 hours of work, Bentley Mulliner has completed the first Bentley Blower in 90 years, with the delivery of Car Zero – the prototype car...

50 Years of Opel Manta celebrated with big gathering

50 Years of Opel Manta celebrated with big gathering
The pretty little Opel Manta coupe celebrated its 50th anniversary this year, and the occasion was marked with a get-together of 40 of these iconi...