Classic Cars

Silverstone Classic With Freddie Hunt

Lara Platman | Posted 18.08.2017 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

Void of today's circus antics of fuel, tyre and driver bureaucracies, historic racing is always about speed, tactics and performance of the car. There is overtaking a plenty, there is room for error and there is total professionalism, perhaps because these cars are privately owned and cost a small fortune.

Planet Appetite: FITCuba 2015 International Tourism Fair in Cuba

Rupert Parker | Posted 31.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Cuban Tourism Minister, Manuel Marrero, at the 35th edition of the International Tourist Fair FITCuba in Cayo Coco, announces a record three million international visitors visited Cuba in 2014, an increase of 15%.

Driver Killed In Classic Car Race

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Sport

A driver has been killed in an accident during a classic car race at Silverstone. Denis Welch was driving in a race for pre-1966 Grand Prix cars wh...

The Ladies of the Monte Carlo Rally

Lara Platman | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Platman

The Monte Carlo Rally began in 1911, but during the twenties with such interest from manufacturers and keen driving enthusiasts wanting to expose the quality and durability of their cars, the rules allowed competitors to select their own departures far and wide across Europe.

Drive Scotland in a Classic Car

Mike Gerrard | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

Alex had been right about the hood. 'Driving through Glen Coe in a convertible is an amazing experience,' he'd told us. 'In a convertible you can smell things like the heather, the wild garlic. In a regular saloon you're cut off from all that. With the hood down you're out in the open, enjoying the fresh air.'

The Hobbies That Can Hamper Fair Divorce Settlements

James R Brown | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
James R Brown

Remember, you may end up lying to a judge and this is an offence that could land you in prison. There have been cases where deceptive divorcees have ended up in prison for over a year - and it's hard to imagine a much worse result than that.

Musings: The Business of Luxury

Freya Simms | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK
Freya Simms

The crossover between investments of passion or alternative assets such as property, art, fine wine, classic cars, gold and watches seems to be increasingly blurred as people seek to classify what is worthy of the attention or wallet of a connoisseur or a collector and those who just enjoy surrounding themselves with the finer things in life.

Classics To Be Exempted From MoTs

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

Classic and historic vehicles are to be exempted from the annual MoT test, the Government announced on Monday. From November this year, owners of v...

The Best Way To Boost Your Sex Appeal Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK

Of all the methods men and women try in an attempt to boost their sex appeal and reel in the opposite sex, driving a classic car is the most effective...