‘Continuation’ Listers put historic Knobbly back on the road

• Six decades on. Lister reveals road-legal Knobbly • Original spec, uses original chassis jigs • Three original engineers back from retirement CAMBRIDGE, England – The Lister Motor Company has announced the first dedicated road-going version of the legendary Lister Knobbly sports racers first seen around the same time as the Jaguar E-Type was hatched….

Final countdown for 2017 Simola Hillclimb

• Three-day programme of holiday Hillclimb action • SA champ/Daytona 24 winner Tony Martin Grand Marshal • Shuttles from Knysna High School grounds parking COLIN MILEMAN KNYSNA, South Africa – South Africa’s most spectacular annual motorsport extravaganza will be rolling this weekend (May 4-8) in the hills above this coastal resort town on South Africa’s Garden Route….

Mini reborn: Yes, it’s the real thing, but Remastered

Mini Remastered brings back 1960’s classic Second David Brown model after Speedback GT Public debut for May 2017 in UK capital       LONDON, England – Just as Jaguar recently brought the original E-Type back from the grave so British coachbuilder David Brown Automotive has elected to resurrect the original 1960’s Mini – or, more accurately…

New SuperJags set to contest ’17 Simola Hillclimb

Latest Jaguar F-Type to debut – and race SVR Coupé, SVR Convertible, 400 Sport entered Jaguar / GoPro ReRun app records performance KNYSNA, Western Cape – Jaguar, one of the main sponsors of the event, will bring its latest model of the million-rand+ F-Type to the 2017 Simola Hillclimb event. It will be the car’s…

Citi Vivo pays homage to the iconic Citi Golf

Polo Vivo revives the freedom of the Citi Polo Vivo best-selling passenger car in 2016 2000 units of special edition planned UITENHAGE, Eastern Cape – Volkswagen SA says it is paying homage to its venerable Citi Golf through a limited-edition Citi Vivo – and using the three colours of the original from 1984. Red. Yellow….

Simola Hillclimb: ‘It’ll be the best yet!’

⦁ Most comprehensive and exciting entry list yet ⦁ 29 vehicle brands, 84 slots for King of Hill ⦁ Drivers from SA, US, UK and Germany KNYSNA, South Africa – The Knysna Simola Hillclimb has grown every year since 2009 but, main sponsor Jaguar says, the 2017 event over May 4-7 as “will undoubtedly be…

All in the family: Wife, kids and Isuzus

All in the family – along with the seven Isuzus From Chev to KB – Daniël’s had them all Millions of km – and then the new guy shows up VREDENDAL, Western Cape – Some things you just can’t kill – and that includes your average Isuzu KB bakkie. At least as far as Daniël…

Jaguar XKSS lives again – 60 years down the road

Re-born classic shown in Los Angeles museum First of nine perfect replicas of original Nine originals lost in Browns Lane fire RE-BORN JAGUAR XK SS: Images: Jaguar Land Rover LOS ANGELES California – The first genuine Jaguar XKSS to be built in almost 60 years has had its world debut presentation at the Petersen Museum,…

History on wheels: Jozi Classics show date set

Spend a sunshine Sunday at Nasrec Annual Classic Car show set for Dec 4 Muscle-cars, hogs, hot dogs and prawns The Classic Car Show scheduled for December 4 2016 at Nasrec in south-western Johannesburg promises, according to its organisers “a feast for the eyes, the ears and, yes, the palate!” An array of American muscle…