Off to Brighton in the family car – but 90 years ago

A century on, and the Panhard still running 90 years of London-Brighton runs in 2018 First owner-driver Shuttleworth died in WWII LONDON, England – The annual London-Brighton run is no stranger to celebrating milestones. On Sunday November 4, 2018, participants aboard pioneering pre-1905 vehicles will honour the 122 years since the original Emancipation Run of…

Bond’s DB5 lives! Aston Martin to build 25 big-bucks copies

Aston Martin and Eon to create 25 Goldfinger DB5 cars Working gadgets to be developed for inclusion Cars to be assembled at original home of the DB5 GAYDON, England –  The iconic Aston Martin DB5 is back, thanks to a collaboration by automaker Aston Martin and Eon Productions, maker of the ‘James Bond’ films. Following the successful…

Hot video: 70 years of Lotus style writes track history

Celebration film marking 70 years of Lotus sports cars 70th logo created using only smoking tyres Exige Sport 410, Evora GT410 Sport used LONDON, Engand – Lotus Cars is celebrating its 70th year of assembling  outstanding sports cars with a unique logo recorded on the test track at its headquarters in England. The video leaves a…

Porsche 911 Speedster concept marks 70 years of history

Meet another Speedster in the Porsche mould It’s ‘the essence’ of what the brand means No top – just a tonneau cover for the rain ATLANTA, Georgia – Porsche has unveiled a beautiful concept as part of the 70th anniversary of its sport cars: a 911 Speedster Concept as a drivable vision of a particularly…

Morris Minor – 70 years of history on the road

LONDON, England – The post-Second World War Morris Minor, designed by Alec Issigonis who went on to create the iconic Mini, was one of the most popular British cars. In 2018 it has reached the same age as the Land Rover – it’s 70 years since the first Minors rolled off the production lines at…