A total of 14 vehicles are down to their last remaining registered car including models from iconic British brand Aston Martin and popular models from Nissan and Citroen. Some of the rarest classic cars can sell for hundreds of thousands of pounds as collectors look to obtain the vehicles to return them to mint condition or store away. GoCompare looks at a selection of the rarest on the market.
The AstaGuru Vintage and Classic Car Auction will be held on November 27-28, 2020. This will be the third edition of the auction, which in the past has seen cars sell for record setting prices – especially in the Indian context. AstaGuru is currently previewing the cars that
Not that these cars are doing very much, even on this year’s inflated total. Only 44 per cent of them are actually licenced and on the road, very few of them are driven regularly and the average number of times each one is taken out is 16 times a year, for an average annual mileage of only 1,200. That means the total average mileage for the fleet is 800 million
Car tax updates will see motorists pay for each mile they travel instead of a flat fee based on total emissions. The changes are being considered by the Chancellor after an estimated £40billion could be lost through the switch to electric vehicles.
This would be through a loss of fuel duty revenue and vehicle excise duty charges not paid by modern fully electric vehicles.
A pay per mile scheme would
The San Diego Automotive Museum is raffling off a 1968 Dodge Coronet to help with recent financial shortcomings.
The museum has experienced some hardships after having to close during the COVID-19 pandemic. It first closed its doors on March 19 before opening on June 19. The Balboa Park institution again closed on July 7 before reopening on Sept. 17.
On Nov. 14, it again closed after San Diego County moved
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For car enthusiasts, motorheads, or anyone who loves the feeling of getting behind the wheel and driving off into the sunset, owning a classic car is the dream. It may not come with the cool gadgets of modern vehicles, but this isn’t the point. Instead, it is a statement. It is
The former Press Journal building, 1801 U.S. 1, could be the site of an auto museum. (Photo: File photo)
VERO BEACH— The City Council Tuesday cleared the way for a proposed car museum on U.S. 1.
Businessman Wayne Gould wants to purchase the former Vero Beach Press Journal building,
What Is the Difference Between Classic Car Insurance and Regular Car Insurance?
Although policies for both classic cars and everyday vehicles offer many of the same types of coverage, there are several ways in which classic car insurance differs from the types of policies offered on other vehicles.
First and foremost, since classic cars often increase in value rather than depreciate as they age, the valuation process works in a
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – When it comes to your next ride, are you going to buy new, used, or take on a restoration project? Believe it or not, taking on a classic Toyota restoration is more common than you think. Many people take this route because not only will they have a great vehicle at the end, but they’ll also have a passion project to keep them busy for a
Out of the 41 cars, some are quite valuable.
The Mexican people are understandably outraged after former Mexico City police chief and director of the Housing Institute Raymundo Collins. The man has an active arrest warrant for the improper use of the public service with millions of pesos spent under questionable circumstances. A raid on the Collins’ house uncovered a garage with 41 classic cars, which
Mini has showcased a new electric and self-driving compact car that at the push of a button can transform into a ‘living room on wheels’ – and it could be on the road within a decade, which will be just in time for when the ban on new petrol and diesel cars is expected to be imposed in Britain.
The Oxford-based car
And more replicas are on the way.
Folks, there are fans and then there are superfans. Say hello to Jorge, who lives in Edmonton and has a cool shop in an undisclosed location somewhere in the vast northern Canadian prairie lands of Alberta. The location is secret because it contains an assortment of exciting cars, not the least of which being Toyota Supras, Nissan Skylines, and a classic Dodge Charger.
When the needle first dropped on Loaded, the fourth album from enigmatic New York art rockers The Velvet Underground, 50 years ago today, their few in-the-know followers must have considered it some kind of situationist prank. After three years of indulging the wayward and provocative ways of Andy Warhol’s musical muses – where the sweetest melodies embraced the harshest feedback, hard drug addiction and perverse sexual peccadilloes were no
After the original story aired on our sister station in Charlotte, Streetside Classics in Concord decided to match the amount of the stimulus check.
IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. — There’s financial relief for a single mom who was caught in a perfect storm of pandemic problems. It comes after a WCNC Charlotte Defenders investigation showed the struggles Sheila Banner has been facing.
She said she lost her job, waited weeks for
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As the tire smoke cleared from the streets of Wasaga Beach after the unsanctioned and reckless ‘H2Oi’ car meet on the Sept. 25-27 weekend, nobody was more horrified than area classic car clubs, which — thanks to sloppy journalism by some Toronto-based TV news reports — were unfairly implicated in what happened.
“This whole thing started … when
In the great world of automotive excellence one can easily admire flashy foreign cars, Detroit muscle cars, digitalized hybrid custom creations and off-the-rack kit cars, but if you take the time to look really close, you can also admire an original like Richard Aki’s 1957 Chevrolet step side pickup.
Richard Aki is the president of the Kaua‘i Classic Car Club and bought his customized Chevy step side 25 years ago
Driving past the barrier gate guarding the entry road feels like jumping through a time portal back to the thirties. Such is the level of preservation at Bicester Heritage in Oxfordshire that you could mistake the 348-acre compound for the World War II RAF base it once was.
Fire buckets still hang from the restored red-brick buildings, the underground bunkers remain hidden from onlookers, while classic and vintage cars from
A government minister recently caused outrage when he suggested that, due to a change in pension rules, pensioners would be free to spend their savings on a Lamborghini.
But is it such a bad idea? With bank interest rates wallowing at around 0.5 per cent, there’s little point in keeping cash in the bank. And with the news from private bank Coutts that the values of some classic cars have