Retro Motor News

Keep up to date with the retro motoring world with our news articles.

Scrappage survivor: one-owner Rover 200 rescued by enthusiasts

A one-owner Rover 216S with 402,000 miles on the clock has been saved from scrappage by the Rover 200 and 400 Owners' Club.

Rare original Zanardi NSX sells for more than £210,000

The 1999 Acura NSX Zanardi Edition set a new record on auction website Bring a Trailer, helped by being part of Honda Racing history

Metro at 40 exhibition goes live online

The British Motor Museum is celebrating 40 years of the Austin Metro and 30 years of the Rover Metro with its first virtual exhibition

2002 Jordan Honda F1 car going to auction for £150,000

A fully usable Jordan Honda EJ12 F1 car driven by two-time Indy 500 winner Takuma Sato is going to auction later this month with bids starting from just £150k

Rennsport Collective 2020 to celebrate ‘the best of Porsche Motorsport’

What you need to know about Renn20 – an event championing Porsche in motorsport – including how to buy tickets.

Lust for Life: Iggy Pop’s Ferrari 308 GTS could be yours

A classic Ferrari formerly owned by the Godfather of Punk is coming up for auction. Apparently, this 308 GTS was just too fast for Iggy Pop...

Baby Bond: Aston Martin DB5 Junior hits 30mph and costs £42k

A two-thirds scale electric Aston Martin DB5 is perhaps the ultimate gift for young 007 fans. There's even a Vantage version.

Concours of Elegance 2020: legendary Ferraris to star at Hampton Court

A collection of rare Ferraris, including a 250 GTO, is among the highlights of Concours of Elegance 2020. Here’s what you can expect to see.

Ferrari v Porsche: 1990 supercars go head-to-head at auction

Two classic supercars from 1990 are heading to auction in September – but which one would get your vote? That’s the challenge participants...