Classic car UK: Many old and rare models face ‘extinction’ by 2021 including Aston Martins

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.

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General Motors Withdraws Support for Trump Administration Legal Attack on State Clean Car Protections

Statement of EDF President Fred Krupp

“With today’s announcement, General Motors joins the ranks of other key auto manufacturers, including Ford and Honda, who support the leadership of California and other states that are protecting human health and the environment from vehicle pollution while creating made-in-America jobs. By withdrawing from litigation challenging the state clean cars program and making new investments in the manufacture of zero emitting vehicles, General

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2020 AstaGuru Vintage and Classic Car Auction previewed



a car parked on the side of a building: 2020 AstaGuru Vintage and Classic Car Auction previewed


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2020 AstaGuru Vintage and Classic Car Auction previewed



2020 AstaGuru Vintage and Classic Car Auction previewed


© Cyrus Dhabhar
2020 AstaGuru Vintage and Classic Car Auction previewed

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

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Mystery of how UK’s classic car fleet increased by 50 per cent in the past five years

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

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Car tax updates: Classic car UK owners campaigning to be exempt from pay per mile charges

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

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S.D. Auto Museum to raise funds with raffle of classic muscle car

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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Despite A Bumpy Ride, This Travel Car Seat Is Ready To Hit The Road

Any parent will tell you that car seats are a travel nightmare, especially now that safety experts recommend keeping children strapped into booster seats until they’re 8 to 12 years old. Carrying or switching car seats can prove extremely difficult and time consuming, if not

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3 Things to Know When Buying a Classic Car

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Originally Posted On: 3 Things to Know When Buying a Classic Car – carwitter

 

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

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Alabama’s Trey Sanders in Wheelchair After Car Crash, But I Can Still Dance!!

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Best Classic Car Insurance of November 2020

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

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Mexican Official’s Massive Classic Car Collection Seized



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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

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Epic Fast And Furious Car Collection Hides In A Rural Canadian Field

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.

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Single mom receives $2K from classic car shop after losing job

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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China’s Massive Car Market Isn’t Enough for Kaixin Auto



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An angled side view of a row of parked cars.

In any other circumstance, the case for Chinese secondhand automotive dealership Kaixin Auto (NASDAQ:KXIN) would be compelling. Primarily, China is the world’s largest auto market. Plus, with a burgeoning Chinese middle class, the increase in spending power should benefit KXIN stock. But the novel coronavirus, combined with international anger against the world’s second-biggest

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Girl died after being flung off fixed-gear bike at multi-storey car park in unfortunate misadventure: Coroner

SINGAPORE: A 13-year-old girl lost control while riding a fixed-gear bicycle and was flung off the device, falling six floors to her death at a multi-storey car park in what a coroner called an unfortunate misadventure on Friday (Oct 23).

Giving her findings into the coroner’s inquiry, State Coroner Kamala Ponnampalam said this was “a cautionary tale” which raises several concerns about the use of fixed-gear bikes, which are currently

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60 Christmas gifts for classic car fans

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Hot pursuit: car chase at Van Nuys airport disrupts operations | News

A car breached security at Los Angeles-area Van Nuys airport, leading police on a high-speed car chase across a runway, several taxiways, the apron and through the field’s perimeter fence before the driver surrendered.

According to reports and a live video from a news helicopter, the driver of the car, often with his arms out the window and sunroof, raced across the airport grounds on 6 November, narrowly missing a

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Connected Car Market Current and Future Demand | Daimler AG, General Motors Company, Tesla and More

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Nov 05, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
Data Bridge Market Research has recently added a concise research on the Global Connected Car Market to depict valuable insights related to significant market trends driving the industry. A market research analysis and estimations carried out in the credible Connected Car Market research report guides businesses in gaining knowledge

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NOT WHAT WE DO: Ontario classic car culture under fire

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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.

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“This whole thing started … when

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