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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 CarsAddiction.com. 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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26 October 2017

Uma Experiência BookAclassic em Portugal II

Nome  Nuno Dias Veículo  Jaguar XJI Há quantos anos tem veículos clássicos? Um ano e meio Como é que ganhou o bichinho dos clássicos? Sempre tive o gosto pelos automóveis. Com o passar dos anos, o gosto foi-se aprimorando e desenvolvendo menos pelos desportivos e mais pelos clássicos. O acompanhar a reconstrução do meu Jaguar […]

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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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04 October 2017

Amor e um clássico – BookAclassic.pt é líder no aluguer de clássicos

Um ano após ter chegado a Portugal, o BookAclassic.pt já é líder no aluguer de veículos clássicos, disponibilizando quase 300 veículos de todo o tipo para alugar em Portugal. Entre os postais com rodas, estão algumas raridades como o Rolls Royce Silver Shadow, o Overland Whippet, a Ural CT ou o Renault Alpine, mas também […]

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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, BookAclassic.com 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 SuperMarket.com, 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

Uma experiência BookAclassic em Portugal!

Name: Pedro de Lancastre Freitas Location: Portugal Car: Triumph Herald 1200 Saloon Há quantos anos tem veículos clássicos? Há bastante pouco tempo, cerca de seis anos Como é que ganhou o bichinho dos clássicos? Sempre gostei de automóveis clássicos em especial automóveis que marcaram a minha infância e juventude. Nunca pensei em vir a ter algum […]

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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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13 June 2017

Noleggia un veicolo d’epoca in pochi click su BookAclassic

Se non avete ancora sentito parla di BookAclassic e siete degli appassionati di auto d’epoca, questo è il portale che fa per voi. Da poco arrivato in Italia,  BookAclassic www.bookaclassic.it nasce dall’idea innovativa di un imprenditore danese di fornire una semplice e veloce alternativa all’offerta attualmente presente per il noleggio di auto classiche e ricche […]

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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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04 June 2017

Vivi un’estate da sogno con le persone che ami di più! Regala un’esperienza di guida unica

“Un’estate al mare”, scriveva per Giuni Russo Franco Battiato nel 1982. Venticinque anni dopo, come allora, perché non rendere indimenticabile il vostro “stile balneare” con una delle auto d’epoca BookAclassic? La varietà di auto d’epoca disponibili sul nostro portale è tale da consentirvi di scegliere l’auto che preferite in base alle vostre esigenze, sia che […]

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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 www.BookAclassic.de 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

La Macchina d’Epoca perfetta per la tua Estate Italiana

Sole, mare, buon cibo, arte e… macchine d’epoca. Il popolo italiano, da sempre, ha dimostrato un forte interesse verso le auto vintage. Vediamo insieme alcuni veicoli caratteristici della nostra proposta di sharing in Italia. Alfa Romeo Duetto (1976) BookAclassic link Niente di meglio di una spider come la Duetto per rendere la vostra vacanza un’esperienza […]

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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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10 May 2017

Città storiche, macchine iconiche, una coppia perfetta

Vuoi noleggiare un’auto classica, vintage o di lusso per visitare le città europee? BookAclassic è il nuovo modo per rendere il tuo viaggio ancora più memorabile. Se viaggi verso una città storica, perché non guidare o girare a bordo di una macchina classica storica, un autobus o una supercar? Immaginatevi nella vostra prossima destinazione, guidando […]

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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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26 April 2017

Cidades icónicas, automóveis icónicos

Alugar um carro clássico para visitar destinos de sonho já é uma tendência em muitas cidades europeias. Se viajamos para destinos históricos, porque não vamos a bordo ou conduzimos um carro histórico ou um supercarro que acompanha o ritmo da cidade? Imagine-se no seu próximo destino a conduzir sem pressas, com o cabelo ao vento […]

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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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28 February 2017

BookAclassic Offering Exotic and Luxury Automobiles for an Unforgettable Experience!

For an experience you won’t soon forget, BookAclassic is bringing you some of the world’s most exclusive sports cars, luxury cars and more. There website, www.bookaclassic.co.uk offers an easy to use online platform where auto aficionados can find collectible automobiles available to let. Offering the largest collection of classic cars for hire in the UK […]

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27 February 2017

80s-Era Classic Cars

Thirty years ago, a person of means could walk into an import car dealership, drop a sum that would double the average annual household income, and drive out with a grand touring coupe—a two-door, four-seater powered by a prodigious, smooth, naturally aspirated engine. These luxurious cars coddled passengers in leather at triple-digit speeds while still […]

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25 February 2017

We Supply Dreams on Wheels Worldwide!

You’re 20 seconds away from the perfect gift to your beloved! Give your beloved a classic car experience in a gift card! A gift card from us has no limits! BookAclassic supply classic cars in countless countries around the world so a gift card from us will treat your beloved to a classic car experience of their dreams […]

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24 February 2017

Super-rare Porsche 911 is on the market

WITH production limited to just 250 models, a ducktail rear spoiler and twin-domed roof among a host of modifications and upgrades, the 911 Sport Classic is one of the most collectable modern Porsches — and Hexagon Classics is delighted to offer for sale perhaps the best example in the world. Having covered just 80 miles, […]

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20 February 2017

Jenson Button’s Ford GT expected to sell for £250,000

A Ford GT supercar formerly owned by Formula 1 driver Jenson Button MBE is for sale at auction next week when it is estimated to sell for £250,000 to £300,000. The Ford GT was advanced for its day, employing an aluminium chassis clothed in superplastic-formed composite and aluminium body panels. Button’s car was finished in […]

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17 February 2017

Lamborghini 350 GT restored by PoloStorico

Lamborghini’s in-house restoration team, Lamborghini PoloStorico will be showing off its first restored 350 GT at this year’s Retromobile 2017 classic car exhibition. PoloStorico’s fourth project after a Miura, LM002 and Countach, the 350 GT chassis number 0121 was one of the first fifteen Automobili Lamborghini’s produced back in 1964. The restoration of the bodywork […]

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13 February 2017

Unique Ferrari ‘Uovo’ has been cooped up for 20 years

At this year’s Rétromobile show, RM Sotheby’s will reveal the long-hidden 1950 Ferrari 166 MM/212 Export ‘Uovo’, a period racer with a design like no other… This absolute one-off legend is the result of a collaboration between Carrozzeria Fontana and sculptor Franco Reggiani, which was commissioned by owner and racing driver Count Giannino Marzotto in […]

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10 February 2017

The definitive ranking of Bond cars

James Bond is a man famed for his automobile love. Over the past 50 years, Bond’s cars have continued to impress all who see them. From futuristic gadgetry to beautiful lines, the list is hard to whittle down, but alas we have, and here is our definitive list of the top 5 Bond cars. 1. […]

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09 February 2017

BookAclassic makes classic car hire globally easy and secure!

Hiring a classic, vintage or luxury car for your next vacation can make it that much more memorable. Often times though, hiring a classic car for your vacation, wedding, special event or other occasion can be a difficult process. From choosing the right car hire company that offers the vehicle you want, to finding one […]

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08 February 2017

As 7 dicas de especialistas para alugar um carro para casamento

Que o casamento é a data mais especial da vida de muitos casais, ninguém duvida. O problema é que para tornar essa comemoração memorável, os noivos se redobram atrás dos melhores fornecedores para que cada detalhe seja rigorosamente cumprido e que, com isto, o grande dia torne-se inesquecível. Para isto, indicamos uma pesquisa minuciosa, com […]

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06 February 2017

The Bridebook.co.uk Wedding Awards 2017 Shortlist!

We are thrilled to be shortlisted for the BrideBook wedding awards in the category of Wedding Transport Supplier of the Year. Over 180,000 votes were cast by thousands of clients and Bridebook.co.uk couples. The shortlisted suppliers will go through to the next and final round where the Finalists, Highly Commended and Winners will be picked […]

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03 February 2017

Um carro com história para um dia que ficará na sua história

Num dia tão importante como o seu casamento, todos os detalhes contam para recordar o grande dia como algo memorável e de sonho. Alugar um carro de casamento é um dos detalhes mais importantes. Seja qual for a região onde vai decorrer o seu casamento, a BookAclassic vai tornar a viagem do seu dia de casamento em […]

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03 February 2017

This is what £20million looks like

Scoop your chin off the floor, wipe away the drool, and try to stop rubbing your eyes in disbelief – RM Sotheby’s first classic car sale of the year is rammed with a bounty of automotive beauty. We’ve dug out the ten models expected to sell for the highest fees at the fourth annual Paris […]

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30 January 2017

Are these the best cars ever made in Coventry?

As talk of Coventry reclaiming the title of Britain’s ‘motor city’ gathers pace on the back of Jaguar Land Rover’s growth plans we’ve been taking a look at the city’s automotive heritage. Having bought you our pick of the worst cars made in Coventry we’re following it up with some of the best. Coventry really […]

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27 January 2017

10 Vehicles That Will Become Classic Cars in 20 Years

Like fine wine, rich Wisconsin cheese, James Bond flicks, and kimchi, certain cars age extremely well. But that’s not true for the majority of the automobiles manufactured, which are doomed once they reach a particular age or mileage, and is only getting worse. Americans are upgrading to new cars like never before, forcing older automobiles […]

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26 January 2017

Rotary Finds a New Vocation

The NSU was used alternately with the Gamma during the summer, usually for long trips. I took it to Buxton in July Maserati vs Ferrari vs Lamborghini September cover shoot (where it received almost as much attention as the exotica). I also used it for a run over to Gravesend in September to see Paul […]

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23 January 2017

What do you think of this wide-body Ferrari 488?

If you have an FXXK-shaped itch that you couldn’t scratch the first time around – all FXXKs sold out pretty quickly, remember, though you might be lucky enough to pick one up second hand – then this might interest you. It’s the work of Los Angeles tuner Misha Designs, and follows the company’s “very successful” […]

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20 January 2017

70 years of Ferrari

Motor racing was Enzo Ferrari’s passion. Road cars were an annoyance, a distraction. Yet without the latter, Scuderia Ferrari as we know it today wouldn’t exist. Simply, Ferrari built road cars to sell to wealthy customers to fund his racing team. These were people for whom Il Commendatore famously had no time as he felt […]

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