20 September 2018

BookAclassic X Caramulo Motorfestival 2018

This September from the 7th -11th, BookAclassic had the pleasure of attending the 13th edition of Caramulo Motorfestival 2018, the biggest classic car event in Portugal, at Serra do Caramulo. We joined 35 thousand people in celebrating all that classic cars have to offer coupled with the adrenaline that only competitive motorsport can provide. A […]

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10 September 2018

Europes Largest Collection Of Deloreans?

  Have you ever dreamed of going back to the future in a DeLorean DMC-12? Well, now it’s possible at!   Cinemas Most Famous Car The DeLorean DMC-12, immortalized as a time machine by the Back to the Future franchise, is now available for rent all over Europe through, the European leader in […]

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13 August 2018

Meet Oswald: Our AI assistant

You might wonder how our booking system is powered, especially if you’re a car owner. You may have noticed that we give you exact departure times to help you reach a booking on time. This artificial intelligence (AI) system, lovingly named Oswald, not only powers this automated booking and notification process but contains a chatbot […]

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01 August 2018

BookAclassic Luxury Experiences

WHAT ARE THE BOOKACLASSIC LUXURY EXPERIENCES? The BookAclassic Luxury Experiences are the Maltese Islandsʼ Luxury Experiences that are EXCLUSIVELY made through Vintage & Classic Vehicles. HOW THE BOOKACLASSIC LUXURY EXPERIENCES WORK? You have only to choose one or more Vintage & Classic Vehicles that are registered in the Maltese BookAclassic website –, the itinerary […]

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01 August 2018

BookAclassic Experiences

WHAT ARE THE BOOKACLASSIC EXPERIENCES? The BookAclassic Experiences are the Maltese Islands’ Experiences that are EXCLUSIVELY made through Vintage & Classic Vehicles. HOW THE BOOKACLASSIC EXPERIENCES WORK? You have only to choose one or more Vintage & Classic Vehicles that are registered in the Maltese BookAclassic website –, the itinerary you want to follow […]

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17 July 2018

10 places you need to visit on a French road trip

As World Champions once again, I feel it’s only right that we celebrate the beautiful country of France. Not only are they skilled at Football but the country is perfect for a road trip, no matter what you like to do when you travel. Whether you take an elegant classic Citroen on your trip or […]

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04 July 2018

Wedding couples favour the Ford Mustang

We’ve been looking at bookings across the UK for our classic wedding cars and have found that there’s been a 300% increase in the amount of Mustang bookings compared to the previous 12 months. This shows that couples are leaning away from the non-traditional and choosing American muscle instead. When BookAclassic first launched in the […]

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18 June 2018

The cars of the Valletta Concours D’Elegance

BookAclassic was present at the second edition of the Valletta Concours D’Elegance, held on St. George’s Square in Malta’s capital of Valletta. The event saw a range of beautiful classic cars line up around the beautiful square, which is situated in front of the Grandmaster’s Palace, the Office of the President of Malta. A great […]

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11 June 2018

Five classic Father’s Day drives

If you’re looking for Father’s Day classic car hire, you’ve come to the right place as there’s a car for everyone in this list and on the wider site. The question, once your dad is behind the wheel of a gorgeous classic car, is where to go. Perhaps you want to see how an Aston […]

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31 May 2018

Why a Jaguar E-type makes a great wedding car

The Jaguar E-type is an iconic car that has been coveted by many for years. Its sleek looks, unparalleled design and British engineering make it a popular car here on BookAclassic. The E-type also makes a great wedding car and there are a number of options for those of you considering one for your special […]

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17 May 2018

British classic cars fit for a royal wedding

Because of the tradition surrounding the royal wedding, there’s a lot we know about the event. One thing we don’t know is the kind of cars the bride, groom and their families will arrive in. We know there is a carriage precession after the ceremony – which, incidentally, is your best chance to catch a […]

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10 May 2018

How to take photos that lead to more bookings

Anyone who is booking a vehicle will be looking closely at your listing but the first thing they’ll see is the lead image. It’s so important that this image shows your vehicle in its best light. While a good camera will make a difference, you can take fantastic photos with your phone too. Here are […]

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02 May 2018

Chasing motorsport history at Imola’s Motor Legend Festival

We attended the inaugural Motor Legend Festival at Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari over the weekend of 20-22 April. It’s a large motorsport festival that sees various different displays come together both on and off track. 20,000 spectators attended the first edition of this event to see famous racing drivers of the past, alongside their cars […]

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23 April 2018

Rare Alfa Romeo Spider 2000 appears in music video

BookAclassic offers a range of opportunities to classic vehicle owners and that includes the chance to see your vehicle in a music video. Bands, singer-songwriters, solo artists and dance troupes often use rare and beautiful cars in their videos. This Alfa Romeo Spider 2000 ticked all the boxes for one recent project. The Malta Tourism […]

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02 April 2018

BookAclassic in Malta: Our first ever press conference

Malta has a classic car culture unlike anything we’ve ever experienced. People on the island are passionate about classic vehicles of all shapes and sizes and will talk animatedly about them as soon as you give them the chance (and we gave them plenty of chances!). This is the reason we chose Malta as the […]

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17 March 2018

List your vehicle on and WIN!

To celebrate our press conference that’s happening in Malta on the 27th March, we’re giving you the chance to win credit on the site, as well as a place at this exclusive event. Here’s what you have to do to enter: Upload your classic vehicle to for free and you’ll automatically be entered into […]

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08 March 2018

Driving England’s Lake District

If you’re trying to plan a getaway for the Easter holidays, or get something booked for a summer road trip, consider driving the Lake District. This is one of England’s most beautiful locations and the roads are a petrolhead’s dream. Whether you want to drive a cool and calm Hillman Minx or relish the roar […]

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20 February 2018

BookAclassic appoints Jess Shanahan as Executive Marketing Manager

In order to boost its presence in the UK, BookAclassic has appointed experienced PR and marketing professional Jess Shanahan to the position of marketing manager. Through a dedicated press push and focus on social interaction, Shanahan will drive the brand forward in the UK to help spread the word of BookAclassic to more people than […]

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29 January 2018

Top 20 Weirdest Cars

Most of us have very usual cars – or maybe a vintage VW Beetle, or a Ferrari. While these might not be seen every day, they really can’t be described as weird or unusual. However, if you really want to stand out of the crowd, and show not only your financial status, but also your […]

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08 January 2018

The modern Bond 007 – Aston Martin DB11

When you think of Bond, what do you think? Well, aside from being the most iconic spy of all time, what else can be denied than a classic sports car with refined lines and plenty of charisma. Did someone say Aston Martin? Arguably the perfect form of English engineering at its finest, rewind almost half […]

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18 December 2017

‘Barn Find’ Bentley Restored To Glory

A “BARN find” vintage Bentley has been restored to its former glory in a project that took more than 1800 hours to complete. The story behind the work by Bentley specialists William Medcalf Vintage Bentley has now been told after it was nominated for a top award. It was back in 2014 when Medcalf received […]

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11 December 2017

YNUK.TV a fresh new broadcast network

Check out is a fresh new broadcast network that has an output influenced by people in communities across the UK. View content of varied and original videos. Subscribe to their channel for latest updates! viewers are interested in classic cars and as a result will share BookAclassic’s classic car videos among […]

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04 December 2017

SA Weddings Styled Shoot

BookAclassic has supplied this Austin Limousine to a photoshoot for a leading South African wedding site… John Lennon used to drive an Austin Princess Limousine, just like this one. The Austin Princess was built between 1947 and 1968 BMC in the UK. It was the most luxurious car by Austin at the time. BookAclassic […]

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24 November 2017

BookAclassic Gift Card: A Gift That Lasts!

Searching for that perfect gift for your friends and loved ones this holiday season or for a special occasion? Go above and beyond with a one-of-a-kind gift using a BookAclassic Gift Card that will leave them with breathtaking memories that last forever! Don’t just leave them with a gift that gets old and later thrown […]

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24 November 2017

Is This James Bond’s Next Aston Martin?

While Bond 25 is still without a director, confirmed title or leading lady, 007’s next ride might have just been unveiled and it looks… Very fast. Introducing the new, improved and very luminous 2019 Vantage, Aston Martin’s latest addition to one of its most popular and powerful models, the next generation features a 4.0-litre twin-turbo […]

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17 November 2017

Lamborghini World Final in Imola – Italy!

BookAclassic team was present on November 17th at the “Lamborghini World Final”, held on the “Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari” in the town of Imola, where one of the most famous Formula One championship races, the “San Marino Grand Prix”, was run. The stunning sunny days favoured the presence of a large audience, who was […]

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13 November 2017

Is all about unique cars!

The internet is large space, a place that sometimes can get hard to navigate through and at times comes impossible to find the right information. If the information you are looking for is car specific look no further than the website As the name suggests the site is all about cars, founded and operated […]

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10 November 2017

Grandfather spots classic car he sold in 1962

A grandfather visiting a classic car exhibition was stunned when he came across a vintage motor he sold 55 years ago. David Young, 80, realised the blue Austin Heavy 12/4 was the same one he last saw in 1962. The car, built in 1928, was wrongly listed as a 1927 model and its number plate […]

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31 October 2017

BookAclassic Car Shines in a Shoe Collection Photoshoot

There she goes, your stunning vintage car being appreciated in the fashion and commercial world. She (of course referring to the stunning classic car) flashes her masterfully blended two-tone tan and cream colors,her pinstriping and bodylines that keep these colors intertwined in unique ways, and of course, those shiny vintage wheels. You watch her share […]

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29 October 2017

Ferrari Finali Mondiali – Mugello Circuit

BookAclassic was present on October 29th at the “Ferrari Finali Mondiali”, held on the “Mugello Circuit”, owned by Ferrari, where 40.000 Ferrari enthusiasts admired the dynamic show of 488 Challenge, 458 Challenge EVO, historic Formula 1 cars and XX Programme cars. The four days event was the end of the “Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli”, that […]

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28 October 2017

Snarveien til en klassiker

Nettportalen BookAclassic gir deg tilgang til å leie 20.000 eldre og moderne klassikere i 33 land. I Norge er 168 kjøretøy tilgjengelige.„„ MARTIN TYSTAD Hver gang du skrur på tv eller en strømmetjeneste og ser en gam-mel veteranbil i kulissene, er sjansene store for at produksjonsselskapet har benyttet seg av utleiere, en av dem er […]

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26 October 2017

A BookAclassic Experience in Portugal II

Name Nuno Dias Vehicle  Jaguar XJI BAC – For how many years do you have classic vehicles? A year and a half What was your impetus into classic cars? I´ve always been a petrolhead. Over years, this taste has improved and I now prefer classics over sports cars. Following all the process of restoring my […]

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24 October 2017

Ferrari turns 70

Ferrari has been making a lot of noise about turning 70 this year: limited-edition cars; two-day cavalcades of classic cars; three-day cavalcades of modern cars; a charity auction (at which a secret buyer bought a limited-edition supercar for $10 million); weekend-long race meetings; big logos on its F1 drivers’ overalls and its F1 cars. And […]

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20 October 2017

Ultra-rare 1996 McLaren F1 goes on sale

An incredibly rare 1996 McLaren F1 supercar has been revealed still in its protective packing and will go on sale at auction. If there was a handbook to follow to preserve the condition of a classic car then the owner of this supercar would surely have penned it. Inside of the car, the seats, dashboard, […]

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16 October 2017

Britain’s Best Classic Cars?

It’s a strange competition that sees a 1978 Morris Marina square up against a 1972 Porsche 914 and 1936 Chevrolet Half Ton Pick Up – yet, happily, that’s exactly what’s happening at this year’s NEC Classic Car Show. The biannual Pride of Ownership competition is held at the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show […]

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13 October 2017

The Malta Classic 2017

BookAclassic were present from October 6-9th at the Malta Classic which welcomes enthusiasts, families and visitors to the island of Malta to discover the historic elegance and high performance of classics.   The Malta Classic is a four-day event comprising three exhilarating events: the Malta Classic Hill Climb by Thomas Smith, the Malta Classic Concours […]

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09 October 2017

10 Fun Wedding Transportation Ideas

Arrive and depart in style in these modes of transportation on your wedding day. You’re going to the chapel, but wait—how are you getting there? Will you choose a sleek silver Rolls-Royce, a party bus or a bicycle built for two? Whether you want a unique getaway to express your style, or a fun way to give […]

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06 October 2017

007’s Greatest Ever Cars

James Bond is one of the most iconic movie franchises in the world. Following the box office smash hit Spectre in 2015, Craig will don the iconic tux once more in the 25th movie outing in the franchise. One of the most iconic elements of the films is the cars. Bond usually tears around the […]

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02 October 2017

How a car made in Buffalo inspired the ‘Playboy’ name

The name of Playboy magazine and the Playboy clubs once owned by the late Hugh Hefner had a Buffalo connection. It’s explained inside the Buffalo Transportation/Pierce-Arrow Museum, where a white, 1947 Playboy roadster is displayed with information panels that include a photo of the dashing car in front of the then-named Albright Art Gallery. Hefner […]

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25 September 2017

BookAclassic takes the lead role for classic car hire

BookAclassic is gaining a dominant market share in Europe within the classic car rental space after surging to a commanding 70% market share in the first three-quarters of 2017. The leading online booking portal is now available in 33 countries worldwide and is continually looking to expand globally. Boasting over 20,000 classic cars, is becoming a […]

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22 September 2017

The 1954 Maserati A6GCS/53 Berlinetta

It’s a daunting task: Choose a single winner from among the world’s most significant cars. Now in its second year, the Peninsula Classics Best of the Best Award draws its finalists from the top concours around the globe. This year’s winner is a 1954 Maserati A6GCS/53 Berlinetta, bodied by Pinin Farina. It’s based on the […]

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19 September 2017

Classic car unearthed by archaeologists

The remains of a MG roadster have been unearthed by archaeologists excavating a former military site. The 1932 MG J2 was found within a World War Two artillery position during excavations at Larkhill on Salisbury Plain. It is believed to be a pool car used by troops training in the 1960s which was dumped in […]

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15 September 2017

A Millennial’s Love for a Classic Ford

Kimberly Claybaugh, 22, a recent graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University from Tulsa, Okla., on her 1952 Ford Customline, as told to A.J. Baime. My parents took me to my first meeting of the Early Ford V-8 Club of America when I was 3 days old. My father had a 1949 Mercury. My earliest memories […]

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11 September 2017

Is the Lada now a classic car?

The classic car speeds through the English countryside, a lovingly-maintained example of motoring heritage. It rounds a left-hand bend, negotiates a tight right corner, and gracefully dips out of view, a petrol-fuelled gazelle. This is a collectable automobile that has seen its value soar in recent years. Proud owner Ed Hughes is a very happy […]

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08 September 2017

Jaguar has built an all-electric E-Type

“We future history.” That’s the tagline used by JLR’s classic division, and an idea perfectly expressed by the Jaguar E-Type Zero. To put it another way, you’re looking at an E-Type EV. We know. Is nothing sacred? Widely regarded as the most beautiful car there’s ever been, surely internal combustion is as core to the […]

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04 September 2017

George Best’s classic Rolls-Royce

A classic Rolls-Royce owned by George Best is expected to sell for just £10,000 at auction. The late footballing legend bought the white Silver Shadow new in 1972 during his Manchester United heyday. At the time he was one of Britain’s biggest celebs and was regularly photographed in the luxury Roller as he paraded it […]

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01 September 2017

Supercar spotting

AOL Cars took a trip to central London to have a look at some of the supercars there. The streets of wealthy Knightsbridge and Mayfair are filled with some of the most expensive cars in the world. During our visit, we saw a Bugatti Veyron, several Aventador SVs, multiple Ferrari 458 Speciales and a very […]

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25 August 2017

Britain’s biggest classic car collection

THE biggest collection of classic cars in Britain has been revealed worth an estimated £40million. Car enthusiast Rodger Dudding has amassed the incredible store of cars since his first purchase of a Jensen Interceptor FF in the 1960s. The business magnate now has more than 350 vehicles to his name and is planning on adding […]

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21 August 2017

Why You Should Buy the World’s Rarest Ford

Driving a Ford GT40 isn’t pleasant. It’s a cramped, loud, and violent experience. After all, the “40” is a reference to the car’s height—in inches. It also hits 200 miles per hour. “You have to get over your claustrophobia,” said Michael Prichinello, whose Classic Car Club of Manhattan owns a custom-built replica of the 1960s racer. “You have to shim […]

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18 August 2017

The 1940 BMW 328

Top Gear’s coolest racing cars: BMW 328. 76 years on from its 1940 win, Top Gear drives the 328 at the Mille Miglia. The stars align to spectacular effect on this week’s ‘coolest racing car’. How often are we likely to actually compete in said car in the very race it was originally conceived to […]

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14 August 2017

The most expensive car ever sold at auction

Owning a piece of automobile history may give you more than the pleasure of driving around in olden style. Classic, usually luxury, cars, have fetched millions in auctions in recent years, a good investment for the lucky few who sold them. According to Money, the classic-car industry offered a 28% return over the past […]

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11 August 2017

Weird and Unusual Cars

Our roads are filled with cars that look very usual to us, most of which can rarely catch our attention. This implies that, if you want to stand out in the crowd, and show off your financial status or personality, you have to own an absolutely unique, something very crazy. To enlighten you about such […]

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07 August 2017

The Fast and the Curious – SAS Dreams

Geoff Mortimore road tests the SAS Dreams concept, joining a trip to the UK for a weekend of classic car motoring. I’ll start with a confession – I’ve never really got the obsession with old cars and find it hard to understand why someone would sell a house to buy one. So it was with an open […]

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04 August 2017

Luxury cars to be sold by vending machine

Alibaba is trying to position itself at the forefront of yet another revolution of convenience by bringing “car vending machines” to China. Just the thing we were missing. Yu Wei, general manager of the automotive division of Alibaba’s Tmall online shopping site, hopes to build the first of these colossal automobile-dispensing contraptions in China by […]

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31 July 2017

Top 10 Most Expensive Movie Cars

No.10 DeLorean DMC-12  In the film Back To The Future Price: $541,000 ​ The car that sent Marty McFly on a time-traveling adventure, the DeLorean DMC-12 became an instant hit. Only seven of these models were built. One of which was sold at an auction in 2011 for $541,000. The proceeds went to the Michael J. Fox […]

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28 July 2017

The Silverstone Classic

What’s music to your ears? The sound of a Ford DFV V8 in a Seventies Formula 1 racer? Or the scream of a two-stroke V4 Grand Prix bike? Or perhaps a Jimi Hendrix-inspired riff from a stack of Marshall amplifiers? Of course, it could be all three… in which case, Silverstone is the only place […]

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24 July 2017

BookAclassic Goes Global in 30 countries

An undeniable game changer in the car rental industry, BookAclassic, emerges as the leading vintage car rental company as it reaches 30 countries with access to over 20,000 premium cars to date. The online booking portal for rental classic vehicles confirms receiving more reservations since the past year that led up to their expansion to […]

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21 July 2017

Silverstone Classic 2017

The packed weekend of the Silverstone Classic provides spectacular historic motor racing on the world famous circuit, free access to the paddocks and grandstands, displays from over 100 car clubs featuring more than 10,000 classic cars over the weekend, plus interactive driving activities and dynamic demonstrations. There’s plenty of entertainment to enjoy too, with live […]

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17 July 2017

Vintage Bugatti with wartime tale

A vintage Bugatti that was riddled with bullets by a German officer during the war is going under the hammer. The car started life as a 1929 Type 44 Bugatti Vanvooren saloon, and was owned by a member of the Peugeot family in France. It featured a 2.9-litre eight-cylinder petrol engine with a top speed […]

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14 July 2017

Ferrari’s 70th Birthday

A diverse display of modern and classic Ferraris can be seen at Goodwood’s Festival of Speed this year, as the Italian car maker celebrates its 70th anniversary. Models from almost every era of Ferrari’s rich history is present at the world’s most popular automotive garden party, including the LaFerrari Aperta, the 333SP, the 166 Dino […]

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10 July 2017

Eight Classic Cars Vie For “Best of the Best” Award

If you didn’t get a chance to attend the many high-profile automobile shows around the world last year, Peninsula Hotels has a shortlist of the most exceptional “Best of Show” winners for your review. The list is comprised of eight remarkable classic cars that took home the top honors, and all are finalists for the […]

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07 July 2017

Pagani Zonda at Goodwood FoS

The spectacular Pagani Zonda may very well have been retired to greener pastures – and hopefully next to famous tracks – but seeing it at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed certainly never gets old. The Zonda, exactly 18 years-old since it was first presented, has matured gracefully – and some still miss it even […]

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03 July 2017

Why Subaru WRX Demand Will Skyrocket

The Subaru WRX got some valuable screen time as the movie ‘Baby Driver’ opened up this weekend in theatres across America. It was featured in the opening scene as Ansel Elgort, who plays the title character “Baby”, a getaway driver for his mob boss, easily outruns the cops in his bright, red 2006 Subaru Impreza […]

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30 June 2017

The car that put Enzo’s company on the map

As Ferrari turns 70, an anniversary that’s being celebrated at the Goodwood Festival of Speed with a gathering of 70 (naturally) of the most beautiful and important cars to emerge from the factory at Maranello, James Page drives the car that helped make the company famous both on and off track. Driving any Ferrari 166MM […]

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26 June 2017

Hunting for a sound investment?

Classic cars offer better investment returns than luxury property, art and jewellery – with some models doubling in value inside five years. Only fine wine has proved a better place for your money in the last year with cars from Porsche, Ferrari and Mercedes showing record increases. The booming market is at odds with new […]

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23 June 2017

Six Strange Cars

For all of its engineering wizardry and marketing magic, today’s auto industry is running short on strange. In dealerships, there’s something for everybody, from speed freaks to fuel sippers, but much of it looks pretty much the same. Of course, it wasn’t always this way. Back before reams of safety regulations standardized grille heights and […]

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19 June 2017

Jaguar Land Rover Restoration

Jaguar Land Rover has taken the wraps off its stunning £7million facility to restore classic cars to their former glory. Here’s your first look at the stunning new facility. Jaguar Land Rover has opened its new Classic Works facility in Coventry, which it will use to restore, maintain and sell classic Jaguar and Land Rover […]

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16 June 2017

A BookAclassic Experience in Portugal!

Name: Pedro de Lancastre Freitas Location: Portugal Car: Triumph Herald 1200 Saloon For how many years have you had classic vehicles? Not so long, more or less six years. What was your impetus into classic cars? I´ve always liked classic cars, especially cars that marked my childhood. I´ve never really thought about having a classic car, […]

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12 June 2017

Cool Wedding Cars That Beat The Cliches

When it comes to weddings, classic cars beat their modern counterparts. So, to save you hours of furious Googling, we’ve compiled a list of the classic equivalent of Britain’s more popular wedding cars. For use with your nuptials, or just to show up the groom… Aston Martin DB9 to Aston Martin DB6 Big Astons are […]

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09 June 2017

Barn-find Jaguar E-Type

A Series 1 Jaguar E-Type that was damaged in a flood has sold at auction for £37,665. A fire hydrant had exploded above the storage facility in which the car was kept and led to the excessive damage to the E-Type. Since then, chassis no. 1E12351 hasn’t been restored or driven. However, the model came […]

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05 June 2017

The Most Exclusive Classic Cars

If you’ve been to Goodwood’s Festival of Speed, you’ll know it’s one of the best places to see a large quantity of exciting cars. If you’ve ever been lucky enough to get a ticket for the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, held annually since 1929 on the dreamy shores of northern Italy’s Lake Como, you’ll know […]

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02 June 2017

Instagram’s obsession with classic cars

The #soloparking hashtag now has more than 240,000 posts. Why has a new generation of Instagrammers become obsessed with parked vintage cars? As cities adopt moves against cars, Instagrammers are beginning to fetishise them. Particularly parked, classic cars. Adopting a kind of art-student-meets-parking-inspector viewpoint, vehicles are captured stationary and side-on with a backdrop of striking […]

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26 May 2017

Roger Moore: his greatest roles with cars

Every actor who played James Bond has a moment that exactly marks the point when they made 007 their own and with the late Sir Roger Moore this occurred in The Spy Who Loved Me. Sean Connery and George Lazenby could have piloted an aquatic Lotus Esprit but only Roger would emerge from the Mediterranean […]

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22 May 2017

The iconic 1919 24HP Sunbeam

A vintage British car which featured in the classic 1942 film Casablanca has gone up for sale for £128,000. The iconic 1919 24HP Sunbeam is seen carrying police through the crowded streets of the Moroccan city in the early moments of the Second World War romantic drama. The 4½ litre motor, which is nearly 100 […]

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19 May 2017

Full steam ahead

Following on from the Jaguar E-type Reborn programme, in which Jaguar Classic is selling factory-restored examples for £285,000, comes another recreation but this time from nearer the dawn of motoring than the modern day. It’s a Stanley Steamer – yes, steam-powered – racing car, which is coming up for auction on May 20 and estimated […]

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15 May 2017

Mieten Sie ein klassisches Auto in 30 Sekunden

BookAclassic lädt die Besitzer von Oldtimern in Deutschland ein, unserer Gemeinschaft für Vermietung von Oldtimern bei beizutreten BookAclassic ist das führende Online-Buchungsportal für Vermietung von Oldtimern und klassischen Autos – die am schnellsten wachsende Plattform für Retro-Fahrzeuge, die nie aus der Mode kommen! Gemeinsam sind wir stärker Wir gehen auf alle Besitzer von Oldtimern […]

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15 May 2017

Barn find’ pre-WW2 classics

A remarkable single-owner collection of classic cars and motorcycles – 11 cars and 34 bikes – discovered in barns in Berkshire will be offered for sale at auction on June 2. The find, known as the ‘Home Farm Collection’, is estimated to sell for a total of £200,000 and includes a number of important survivors. Many of the vehicles in the collection have been off the […]

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12 May 2017

The one millionth Porsche 911

Porsche has made one million 911s. Car number 1,000,000 rolled off the company’s Zuffenhausen production line today, trimmed specially to reflect the first 911 from 1963, with Dr Wolfgang Porsche behind the wheel. So it’s painted a very smart Irish Green colour, with trim and badging picked out in gold and some tremendous houndstooth seat […]

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08 May 2017

Greatest Barn Find Ever?

Earlier this year, a 1924 Isotta Fraschini Tipo 8A Landaulet crossed the auction block in Arizona and hammered for $434,500. This particular 1924 Isotta Fraschini spent the better part of the last century hidden. And, since the car is Italian, it is only fitting that it was, indeed, an Italian barn find. Well, it was […]

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05 May 2017

Collection of classic cars found

A SWISS stately home has revealed what could be the Holy Grail of classic cars. The stunning collection boasts 12 motors from luxury manufacturers including Rolls-Royce, Mercedes-Benz, Lamborghini and Maserati, with the oldest dating back to 1921. Thought to have been started in the 1950s by a wealthy car enthusiast, the fleet is said to […]

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28 April 2017

Why you should restore an old Ferrari

As you may appreciate, old classics aren’t growing in numbers. As years progress, there will be less classics available as many get stored away, some lost to accidents and some just sit there and deteriorate. One thing is for sure, once they’re lost, they’re not coming back. Now, should you make it a mission in […]

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24 April 2017

The Jaguar XJ220

It’s 25 years since Jaguar introduced its XJ220 supercar. At the time the mid-engined two-seater was the fastest production car in the world, at 212.3 mph, and cost a not inconsiderable £470,000. Jaguar made only 271 XJ220s between 1992 and 1994 in conjunction with its motorsport partner Tom Walkinshaw Racing. Such is their rarity that […]

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21 April 2017

Man reunited with vintage car

A vintage car enthusiast has been reunited with the beloved vehicle he last drove in the 1950s after it was painstakingly restored to its former glory by the current owner who later tracked him down. Bert Davidson, 83, thought he’d seen the last of his 1929 Humber saloon when he sold it for £185 nearly 60 […]

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10 April 2017

10 Greatest Ferraris Ever Made

Even outside of the automotive industry, few companies can brag about having the cachet of Ferrari. The storied Italian marque is in the same league as Rolex and Christian Dior. Sure, it’s seen its fair share of ups and downs since it was founded in 1947, but there’s not a single car wearing the Prancing […]

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07 April 2017

Jaguar E-type reborn

Jaguar Classic will be further making use of its purpose-built facility in Coventry to source, restore and sell Series 1 E-types. Each vehicle will, in turn, be restored to its original likeness, while customers will also be allowed to order various upgrades such as synchromesh gearboxes and cooling improvements. Items from Jaguar Classic Parts will […]

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03 April 2017

Kør en dyr specialbil i en uge for 40.000

Du kan både leje dyre sportsvogne og gamle klassikere her i landet. Der skal graves lidt i lommerne, men til gengæld får du mange misundelige blikke med i prisen. Kunne det ikke være lækkert at indlede forår, blå himmel og høj sol med at cruise rundt på de danske landeveje i en Ferrari F430 Spider […]

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03 April 2017

Barn find Jaguar E-Type

It may not look much at the moment but when fully restored this Jaguar E-Type could be worth as much as a small house. The 1962 Series 1 car was abandoned in a barn almost 20 years ago and has been there ever since, gradually deteriorating, but which auctioneers say is exactly the state that […]

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31 March 2017

Ferrari apprentices to learn classic skills

New apprentices will be trained in the ways of classic Ferraris, in an attempt to offer more official services for older models at dealerships in the future. Ferrari is not just celebrating its 70th year, but is also hoping to entice some of its earlier machinery away from the specialists and back into its dealerships […]

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29 March 2017

Veteranbiler behøver ikke koste en bondegård

CC-Cars i Ans tilbagekøber ofte veteranbiler til det samme, som de først solgte bilen til. ”Passer du på din bil, taber den ikke værdi,” siger indehaver Tommy Schacksen. Læg dertil kvart vægtafgift, billig forsikring og lempelig registreringsafgift. Kunne det være fedt at drøne rundt på de danske landeveje en lun sommeraften – i din nye, […]

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27 March 2017

BookAclassic Prom and Graduation

Two important aspects of an upper school student’s life are prom and graduation. Academically, graduation is more important than prom, but socially, it is the other way around. To BookAclassic, both are equally important and that is why we offer our exclusive Prom and Graduation packages designed to offer a luxurious, VIP experience that will […]

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24 March 2017

Vēsturiskas pilsētas, ikoniskas mašīnas, ideāla saderība

Vēlies izīrēt klasisku, retro vai luksusa auto kad apmeklēsi kādu no Eiropas pilsētām? BookAclassic ir jauns veids kā padarīt ceļojumu neaizmirstamu. Ja dodies uz vēsturisku pilsētu, kādēļ nebraukt vēsturiskā auto? Iedomājies, ka sēdi savā auto, braucot bez steigas, mati plīvo vējā, kamēr citi māj ar galvu, smaida un dzirdi komentārus kā “Cik skaists auto! “ […]

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24 March 2017

The Best Classic Car Investments You Can Make In 2017

For the most part, classic cars are a terrifying reminder that drum brakes work as well as drums as they do brakes. But their visual pheromones and cultural connotations make them one of the world’s most compelling alternative asset classes. More so when you consider that they consistently provide better returns than other traditional asset […]

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23 March 2017

Исторические города, знаковые автомобили, идеальное сочетание

Арендовать классический, ретро или роскошный автомобиль для посещения европейских городов? BookAclassic – это новый способ сделать вашу поездку еще более запоминающейся. Если вы едете в исторический город, почему бы не покататься на классическом автомобиле, автобусе или элитном авто? Представьте себя в своем следующем месте назначения, езда без спешки, раздувающиеся на ветру волосы, с радостью принимающие […]

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22 March 2017

Ciudades históricas, coches icónicos, una oportunidad perfecta

¿Contratar un coche clásico, vintage o de lujo para visitar ciudades europeas? BookAclassic es la nueva manera de hacer que su viaje sea aún más memorable. Si viaja a una ciudad histórica, ¿por qué no conducir o montar un histórico coche, autobús o supercar? Imagínese en su próximo destino, manejando sin prisa en absoluto, el pelo soplando en […]

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20 March 2017

Historic Cities, Iconic Cars, a Perfect Match

Hiring a classic, vintage or luxury car for visiting European cities? BookAclassic is the new way to make your trip even more memorable. If you’re travelling to an historic city, why not drive or ride an historic classic car, bus or supercar? Imagine yourself in your next destination, driving with no hurry at all, hair […]

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20 March 2017

BookAclassic Visits the 2017 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is an automotive charitable event held each year during the second weekend in March at The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island in Amelia Island, Florida. It is where some of the finest automobiles in the world are displayed showcasing their beauty and innovative. The automotive press is on hand as well as […]

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17 March 2017

Classic Cars in Thailand

The Vietnam War heralded decades of change for car lovers in Thailand. Willy’s Jeep was a common sight in 60’s Bangkok. American culture as well as G.I.’s were transported into the heart of Thailand. Music, movies and lifestyles “as seen in the movie theatre” stormed Bangkok and other big cities around the country, introducing the […]

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13 March 2017

Found: Mustang driven by Steve McQueen in Bullitt

It’s one of the most celebrated, adrenaline-fuelled movie car chases in history. In Peter Yates’s 1968 Bullitt, Steve McQueen, sat at the wheel of a Highland Green Ford Mustang 390 GT, tears after two criminals in a black Dodge Charger at breakneck speed – as on-board cameras mounted on the cars themselves capture all the action. Two Mustangs […]

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06 March 2017

The world’s largest classic car restorer

Where in the world can you find more than 200 people working in one classic car restoration complex – with vast hangar-like halls for bodywork, for Jaguar, for Rolls-Royce and Mercedes, for future projects and more? Surprisingly, the answer is not the United States, UK, Australia or anywhere in Europe – it’s the Philippines, on […]

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03 March 2017

Stunning 1950’s Jaguar

If dropping a few million dollars on a brand new supercar isn’t enough to get you going, maybe it’s time you considered a classic. Like, say, the 1957 Jaguar XKSS going up for sale this month. Just be sure to warn your accountant ahead of time, because auction house Gooding & Co. expects this rolling […]

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