Tuner Btyle

GRAHAM TURNER has released prints of two of his latest paintings. The first is Graham Hill at the wheel of the BRM P57 in the 1942 Dutch GP, available on 91x50in canvas ( 189) or on A6x43cm art paper C99l. The second is Fangio driving Ihc Alfa Romeo Disco Volante in the 1953 Mille Miglia, on art paper 50x43cm 79 or 40x30cm ( 59 . COMETIC GASKETS have introduced a new multi-layer high-quality head gasket for the classic Coventry Climax FWB E engines. 66.12. +44 (0)1303 245300 www.pipercams.co.uk...

Duncan Hamilton

Designed by Len Bailey and built by Alan Mann Racing, the striking alloy-bodied, DFV-powered Ford F3Ls are considered by many to be among the most beautiful sports prototype racers ever made. We are privileged to offer this now well sorted example (one of only two in existence), that's eligible for historic events the world over. POA One of only 27 right hand drive 4-cam models made. Finished in red with black trim and fitted with Borrani wheels. Comes complete with excellent lifelong history....

Ac Aceford 26 Ruddspeed Stage 5 Rh Drive

(My 37 Ace-Ford 2.6 Roadsters were built by AC Can Lid. from 1961 to 1961 This is effectively No. 38, constructed to tie most exacting standai by wel-respected specialists Bl Monk, Steve McFarlane and Nigel Winchester over 19 years from 1991 to 2010, employmg the Chassis and Registration IDs from a 1951 AC saloon. Al mechanical components are earty 1960's, Irvd. the Stage S Ruddspeed engine with aluminium head i triple Webers giving c. 160 Wip. Moss g box with (VD. Discs and Affin dun brakes....

Selection From Current Stock List

JAGUAR COMPETITION CARS, please call iof current stock of genuine competition cars. SSI00 - Plus call for further details of our current lock of genuine 3.5 Htm and 2.5 litre care. JAGUAR XK 120 ALLOY ROADSTER, LHD - Silver Red hide and carpels, matching numbers Original factory colour specification, total chassis off restoration just completed. One of the best restored cars in existence JAGUAR XK 120 ALLOY COMPETITION ROADSTER, LHO - Cream Red hide and carpets, matching numbers period...

The Enthusiast

A cracked cylinder block put paid to a run in this year's veteran trip down to Brighton, but an alternative was on offer. Tesla arranged for me to drive one of its electric cars in the RAC Brighton to London Future Car Challenge. If you think electric cars are slow, have a range no further than the end of the road and are driven by vegetarians, you may have to reconsider. There has been serious progress since the Sinclair C5 Imine lurks in the office, so far failing to become the next...

Specialist Services

1973 Porsche 911 E 2.4 -RHD, factory sunroof, books Excellent options 8 pack. Limited slip differential, sports suspension, wider rear track, leather seats, Porsche Blaupunkt eight-speaker system, 4.7-litre V8. 310bhp, 0-60mph 6sec. 159mph. Porsche Club member owned and very well maintained Service history, big file of history manuals. MoTs etc. Interesting history, the first owner was a Persian Prince from the Shah of Iran's royal family 106,000 miles, excellent condition car and mechanically...

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1936 Cord 810 Beverly, 1946 Tatra T87,1948 Ford Tudor, 1952 Porsche 356,1957 Porsche Speedster, 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL, 1961 Saab 96,1972 Lancia Fulvia 1600HF, 1987 Peugeot 205GTI 1929 Ford hot rod, 1956 Chevrolet pick-up, 1969 Plymouth Roadrunner 1973 Citroen SM, 1976 Zip Shadow Kart, 1928 Ford Model A Phaeton, 1928 30 Ford hot rod, 1963 Fiat 2300S coupe, 1971 Range Rover, 1978 Porsche 928 1965 Austin-Heaiey 3000, 1974 Norton 850 Commando

Uk Auction Highlights

7 NOVEMBER, CHARTERHOUSE, SHEPTON MALLET, SOMERSET If crimplene's your thing, this sale had a great selection of road-wear to complement your 1970s lifestyle, including an 11,000-mile 1974 Ford Escort that made 5750, and a restored 1971 Ford Transit abovel for 600. And when did you last see a 1973 Viva HC 1300 This time-warp 25,000-miler could have been yours for 2070, a possible record. 7 NOVEMBER, CHARTERHOUSE, SHEPTON MALLET, SOMERSET If crimplene's your thing, this sale had a great...

The Peter Sellers Mini

Peter Sellers Mini

It is generally acknowledged that the trend for luxuriously specified Minis was started by comic legend Peter Sellers, when he asked dealership HR Owen to convert his new Mini-Cooper into something more exclusive. HR Owen commissioned Hooper Motor Servicesl Ltd -the spares and servicing arm of the former coachbuitding firm - to undertake the work. The bill for the resulting car, completed early in 1963, came to C2600 as against 679 for a standard Cooper at the timel, and was accounted for by...

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BC82LBY - 1961 ftentley S-2 Continental Paric Ward DHC. One of 61 left drives built. Brewster Green. Tan top and Connolly hides. Exceptionally strong, unrusted performer, part of a So. California collection for many yean. Warranty available. If the acquisition of an uncompromised source of pleasure, or the refurbishment of your present motorcar Is on your agenda, we'd appreciate the opportunity to serve you. Throughout our more than three decades as one of the leading completely self contained...

Eclectic Expands

New hands on deck ECLECTIC CARS has expanded, with new staff and a photo studio plus workshops at Weston-on-the-Green, Oxfordshire. Sid Smith joins, and Richard Percival shares buying with Stuart Kilvington, while the fully commissioned studio keeps up its reputation for clear photography it's for hire too . Oh, and they still sell cars. Visit www.eclecticcars. co.uk for more information. Top money asked for Dino ANTHONY P0SNER is rightly proud of the latest offering at his north London...

July16th 17th

Shire and the CotswoJds from our base hotel near Oxford. Visits include Buscot This long awaited 1 43rd scale miniature of John Watson's Austrian Grand Prix winner has been expertly crafted by Formula Models, one of the UK's finest makers of hand made miniatures and is available as a kit or fully finished hand built model. Kit 61.70 - Hand Built 202.50 GPM Exclusive edition of 10 pieces Contact us for more details of these and thousands of other fine scale model cars and for a free sample of...

Hero Le Jog 2010

Land's End, Cornwall, to John o'Groats, Scotland HEAVY SNOW FALL, strong winds, dense fog and rain showers.' That was the weather forecast for early December, and they weren't kidding. Once the teams left Newcastle and ventured into Scotland, they were presented with the most challenging weather possible - and at times it looked like some of the entrants weren't going to make it at all. It was definitely a question of survival,' as Robert McLean, winner of the HERO Cup, summed up....

Not The Only Sm Hot

Citro ns have been enormously advanced cars let down by distinctly pedestrian engines. And as Citroen destroyed its only SM V8. you'd either have had to build your own - or visit Georges Regembeau Regembeau. bom in 1920, first got into engineering at the age of 14, when he built a tractor. At 17 his innovative repair of a road-tarring machine which had broken down outside his home earned a handsome sum from a Mannheim company, which patented his modification. So he bought himself a...

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Scrap Thistlethwayte

2996cc four-cylinder, OHC, 16-valve, twin SU carburettors POWER 80bhp 3500rpm TRANSMISSION Four speed non-synchro manual, rear-wheel drive STEERING Worm and sector SUSPENSION Front beam axle, semi-elliptic leaf springs, friction dampers. Rear live axle, semi-elliptic leaf springs, friction dampers BRAKES Drums front and rear WEIGHT 1800kg PERFORMANCE Top speed lOOmph In the Irish Grand Prix. Thistlethwayte duelled for 26 laps with Tim Birkin in a blower Bentley before retiring with head gasket...

Alberton South Africa

CAR ADDICTS always dreamt of owning the coolest car in the world when we were aged ten. For me that was always the Ferrari 512 Berlinetta Boxer. Even the name sounded beyond cool. Thirty-two years later, it was time. I went out and bought the best I could find, from Octane advertiser The Hairpin Company. With two owners and 9000 miles from new, it had been In storage for 20 years after being purchased for 350,000 in the mad times of 1989. Following a very big service, the first day's drive was...

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International editor Deputy editor Production editor Assistant editor Art editor Designer Test drivers Special projects Website contributor Publishing assistant David Lillywhite Robert Coucher Mark Dixon Glen Waddington Keith Adams Rob Gould Robert Hefferon Tony Dron, Mark Hales David Barzilay Matthew Hayward Alex Lowit Guy Allen. Giles Chapman. Date Drinnon. Nick Foulkes, Clive Gibbons, Winston Goodfellow, Paul Hardiman, Jeremy Hart, Steve Havelock. Clare Hay, Dave Kinney, Jay Leno, Delwyn...