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 […]
Sep 25, 2018

SAHGP TICKETS ON SALE

A limited number of tickets for South African Historic Grand Prix events are now on sale at www.sahistoricgp.com. This is for both the 25 November East London Grand […]
Aug 20, 2018

SHADY DEALINGS

An Arancio Orange 1968 Lamborghini Miura P400 powers over a viaduct and up an Italian mountain pass. The driver, cigarette in hand, sports sideburns and snazzy sunglasses; it’s […]
May 28, 2018

HISTORIC RACER TO LE MANS

As part of its 2017 Historic Tour sponsorship package, Motul South Africa offered a pair of VIP Le Mans Classic tickets, flights and accommodation as a lucky draw […]
May 28, 2018

LAP OF NAMIBIA

The 2019 Lap of Namibia organised by Classic Car Events is a go and will take place between Sunday 5 May and Friday 17 May 2019. The trip […]
May 24, 2018

CONCOURS SA COMES CLOSER

The third annual Concours South Africa, which runs from Friday 10 to Sunday 12 August 2018, will move closer to the hustle and bustle of Fourways, with the […]