Aug 7, 2019

SAVVA VETERAN & VINTAGE TOUR

The Model T Ford Club of South Africa will host the 2019 SAVVA Veteran & Vintage Tour that takes place in the Eastern Free State region from 21 […]
Aug 7, 2019

FULL STEAM AHEAD

Climb aboard Reefsteamer’s century-old steam train and join in on the the Heidelberg Great Train Race on 24 September. Featuring an impressive collection of vintage cars, motorcycles and aircraft, […]
Aug 7, 2019

SOUTH COAST GEM

This year, the 10th Scottburgh Classic Car Show was held on Sunday 7 July at the Scottburgh High School, KZN. Organised by the Scottburgh Classic Car Club, it […]
Aug 7, 2019

ATTACK IN STYLE

Mongoose, a snake-eating mammal that derives its title from the Marathi word mungūs. In Italian it reads ‘mangusta’, a perfect name for the car built to take on the AC Cobra. Stuart […]
Aug 7, 2019

FRENCH MADE

Say “cool van” and most people will automatically picture a split-window kombi with a couple of surfboards on its roof, trundling along a scenic coastal road in Southern […]
Aug 7, 2019

MOTORING PAR EXCELLENCE

Back in the March 2019 issue, Stuart Grant doffed his cap to 60 years of the mighty Mini with a look at a 1275E variant, one of the […]
Aug 5, 2019

BLITZ BOKKE

Emblazoned with badges depicting a Springbok head, featuring a healthy dose of local parts content and marketed as ‘South Africa’s own car’, the Ranger could possibly be the […]
Aug 5, 2019

UNCOVERING THE UNCONVENTIONAL

Despite never having seen or heard of Honda’s diminutive 1300 Coupe 9 before he stumbled across it in a Johannesburg basement, Stuart Grant  became enamoured thanks to some […]
Apr 25, 2019

MIRACLE WITH A HUDSON

Two cell phones, three cameras, one handbag and an x-ray … a list of items a typical 79-year-old who’s circumventing the world to celebrate her retirement might need […]
Jan 25, 2019

THE SHAPE OF THINGS THAT NEVER CAME

If I said ‘seventies’, you’d probably visualise Farrah Fawcett’s iconic feathered hair in the hit show Charlie’s Angels, bell bottoms, mirror balls and roller skates. The somewhat whimsical […]
Dec 3, 2018

50 4 THE MIGHTY 504

To some (read: most) people, French cars are objects of ridicule and derision. But fifty years ago, a certain French car made its appearance and stubbornly refused to […]
Oct 25, 2018

THE FIRST SOUTH AFRICAN GRAND PRIX

Classic Car Africa founder Ken Stewart takes us through the first South African Grand Prix and Border 100. In 1934, South Africa was put on the motor racing map when the […]