Looking for a classic car but want to venture onto roads less travelled? We drive three collectable options… If we think about classic cars, often images of fast, elegant coupés and cabriolets pop into our heads. However, many folks consider the 4x4s of the 20th century works of art. These three classic 4x4s are a case in point.
South Africa did not receive the first (E30) M3 because of its left-hand-drive-only configuration. This subsequent E36 M3 model was thus the first official model available locally.
We take a closer look at the first and last variants of Volkswagen’s iconic Golf 1… Model: Volkswagen Golf 1500 GLS/Volkswagen Citi Mk1 0 to… Read more →
The Valiant proved to be a welcome American invasion… Such was the pace of styling changes in the 1960s and ‘70s that one of pre-democracy… Read more →
From the late-2000s until recently, the classic-car market boomed, although this has largely tapered off. Still, if you still want to buy that vintage car,… Read more →
Pint-sized power made the Fiat Uno Turbo a default choice… The 1990s were great times for car enthusiasts. Volkswagen, Opel, Honda and more all had… Read more →
We choose the ideal car for you within a budget: this time, a second-hand sportscar for under R200 000… Know how much you can spend on… Read more →
It’s a solid entry-level classic with parts readily available… In the August 1975 issue of CAR, we included the “new” (which it wasn’t quite) Escort… Read more →
We choose the ideal car for you within a budget: this time, a second-hand sedan for less than R150 000… Know how much you can spend… Read more →
A solid classic that’s useable daily. We take a closer look at the Mercedes-Benz W110 “Fintail”… Unlike today, where avant-garde designs rule, Mercedes-Benzes used to be… Read more →