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Beautifully British: the Morris Minor turns 70

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"In the four-wheeled world, 2018 is a notable year for ‘people’s cars’, those machines which sparked an affordable revolution. The original Fiat 'Nuova 500' may have been six decades old last year, but remarkably, the Volkswagen Beetle celebrates its eightieth "

The Strada survivor

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"Brothers Nigel and Neal Davis weren’t quite sure what they were getting when they gathered up the scattered remains of a car from a Norfolk garden. They knew that it was unusual and built in Saxmundham, Suffolk, and that’"

A Tale of Two Electricities

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"“I love the shape of a shooting brake.” Says Floris de Raadt, the proud owner of a bespoke green RemetzCar, as he winds the car through opulent streets of Kensington, where this car had been launched to a UK audience "

Spring Matsuri

Cars Culture

"Damp earth and wet air and grey, grey sky. Snaking around in ribbons of concrete and asphalt, Rockingham Motor Speedway sits in a squelching, biting mass of British springtime. Stand for a second and the cold set to work, up "

BMW M1

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"“Look!”, they shouted, as a thunderous roar rasped above the forest, cutting through the mist and skimming the treetops like a stone across water. A little girl desperately warning her father, “It’s going to crash, it’s going to "

Viva la Vauxhall Viva

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"The Vauxhall Viva is one of the earliest cars I can remember. I recall sitting snot-nosed in my neighbour’s HC Viva on the way to nursery. I was also slightly jealous because the saloon looked cooler than my dad’"

Renault Clio Williams: a hot hatch hero

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"Sorry Subaru, Renault rocked the blue-paint-and-gold-wheels look first. Like the Impreza, the Clio Williams’ colour scheme was inspired by racing, specifically Alain Prost’s 1993 championship-winning Williams-Renault FW15C. Instantly iconic, it was the icing on the gâteau for one "