Bentley’s reborn Blower Continuation Series engines fire up
The first of the newly created engines for the historic Bentley Blower Continuation Series has fired into action on Bentley’s specially prepared factory testbed.
Not to be outdone by a swathe of reimagined classics that have become all the rage in recent years, Volvo-affiliated triple World Touring Car Champions, Cyan Racing, have now released one of their own. Behold the stunning Volvo P1800 Cyan.
Škoda Type 990 ‘Hajaja’
Station wagon ‘Combi’ models are a firm part of the modern Škoda line-up: a tradition which began in the early 1960s. One lesser-known wagon, however, is Škoda’s prototype ‘Hajaja’, which was based on the utilitarian 1000 MB.
1935 Packard Super 8 Coupe
Ross Marshall’s gorgeous Packard Super 8 coupe famously boasts ‘one lady owner’. That lady just happens to be legendary American aviatrix Amelia Earhart.
1961 Aston Martin DB4 GT
A classic Aston Martin once owned by Peter Sellers – and with some screen-time of its own – was a highlight of this year’s Concours of Elegance event at Hampton Court Palace in London.
1974 Karmann Ghia Type 14 Coupé
This year Volkswagen is celebrating the 65th birthday of its elegant Karmann Ghia Type 14 Coupé.
1929 Bentley Blower
The supercharged ‘Blower’ Bentley is synonymous with pre-war racing in all its glory. And all its danger.
1939 Bentley Corniche
The classic Bentley you see here is in fact a recreation; a wholly rebuilt 1939 Corniche, which is the only example of the model ever made and once considered lost forever.
1980 Volvo 440
It’s 30 years since Volvo embraced front-drive tech with a five-door family hatchback that veered from the Scandinavian manufacturer’s well-established blueprint.
The 1967 Volvo 1800 S
The 1967 Volvo 1800 S once owned by Sir Roger Moore and featured in television’s The Saint is set to be the star of the Volvo stand at the upcoming Techno-Classica car show in Germany.
1968 Lamborghini Muira S
A stunning example of one of the world’s most revered supercars has just been exhibited after a 13-month-long restoration project.