Such a pretty little MG

Such a pretty little MG

During the late 1940’s, MG produced two models: the nifty little TC sportscar and the larger, middle-class sports saloon Y. This 1.25-litre car was introduced as a four-door saloon in 1947, a year later the YT appeared, a two-door, four-seater open tourer.

Only 877 of those open cars were produced, most of them were exported

Read more...

Great expectations: another Peel P50 to be auctioned

Great expectations: another Peel P50 to be auctioned

After RM Sotheby’s selling two Peel P50’s for more than GBP 100,000, now Historics at Brooklands wants to give it a go with this 1965 P50.

Microcars or midget cars have always been appealing to classic car enthusiasts. As early as in the 1970’s, people were already collecting Isetta’s, Messerschmitts and Frisky’s, to name just

Read more...

Two pretty Citroëns with a history

Two pretty Citroëns with a history

Sure, you can buy a Citroën Traction Avant just about anywhere in Europe. They have been in production from 1934 to 1955 and collectors got to them early. Even in the 1970’s the big Citroëns with their swooping front wings were already considered to be classic cars. So they have been preserved from a very

Read more...

The famous Bothwell Collection is to be auctioned

The famous Bothwell Collection is to be auctioned

The Bothwell Collection is on sale. Bonhams will be auctioneering around 50 pre-war race cars and some horse-drawn streetcars on Saturday, November 11th in Los Angeles, California.

Collector Lindley and his wife Anne Bothwell made their fortune growing oranges in California. They were avid classic car collectors and were, in fact, classic car pioneers. They

Read more...