Posts in the Category: General News

May 2017 Issue

April 18th, 2017

In the May 2017 issue of The Automobile

In 1954, on the advice of Max Hoffman, Porsche introduced a low-cost, stripped-down version of the 356 for the US market. This budget model is now one of …

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April 2017 Issue

March 16th, 2017

In the April 2017 issue of The Automobile

Crossley seemed an unlikely partner for Bugatti, but in the 1920s the British firm built a run of Brescias. In From Molsheim to Manchester, John Warburton tells this little-known …

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March 2017 Issue

February 15th, 2017

In the March 2017 issue of The Automobile

Mick Walsh gets behind the wheel of an historic Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 and in, Potent Perfection, reveals what makes this famous model so special

Doug Nye shares some …

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February 2017 Issue

January 10th, 2017

In the February 2017 issue of The Automobile

Simon Charlesworth tells the story of The Filton Flyer, the two Bristol 406S coupés, one factory-bodied and the other by Zagato, that bracketed production of the last model …

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January 2017 Issue

December 13th, 2016

In the January 2017 issue of The Automobile

Replacing the legendary Model T was never going to be easy but, with the Model A, Henry Ford came up with another world-beater. In Hooray Henry, Paul Darke …

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December 2016 Issue

November 17th, 2016

In the December 2016 issue of The Automobile

As the son of its designer, it was only natural for Laurence Pomeroy Jr to own a Prince Henry Vauxhall and sing its praises loud and clear. In …

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November 2016 Issue

October 12th, 2016

In the November 2016 issue of The Automobile

Albrecht Goertz’s gorgeous 503 could not have come at a worse time for BMW, as Douglas Blain explains in Drama Queen

In 1966 and All …

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October 2016 Issue

September 15th, 2016

In the October 2016 issue of The Automobile

The R-Type Continental is widely recognised as the most beautiful and desirable of all postwar Bentleys. Malcolm Bobbitt examines the development of the model, Peter Stevens analyses its …

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September 2016 Issue

August 8th, 2016

In the September 2016 issue of The Automobile

“Ettore’s Buick”, they called it, but in this condition the Type 44 Bugatti is as good as they get. Douglas Blain investigates, getting behind the wheel of a …

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August 2016 Issue

July 15th, 2016

In the August 2016 issue of The Automobile

Stefan Marjoram describes his journey to Glorious Goodwood and shares highlights from this year’s Festival of Speed

In this months Auto-biography, Matthew Bell visits Barrie Price …

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