Posts in the Category: General News

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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July 2016 Issue

June 15th, 2016

In the July 2016 issue of The Automobile

Former Lotus designer Peter Stevens tells the story of the design and development of the Type 14 Elite and explains just why it still looks so good in …

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June 2016 Issue

May 11th, 2016

In the June 2016 issue of The Automobile

John Warburton steps back in time, in Sweet Sixteen, to the 1930s and considers the attributes that made the AC 16/80 such an attractive proposition. Photographs by Lyndon McNeil.

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May 2016 Issue

April 12th, 2016

In the May 2016 issue of The Automobile

David Burgess-Wise tells the story of a newly restored 1936 Rolls-Royce Phantom III by Gurney Nutting and its distinguished first owner, Lord Rosebery, in Spirit of Ecstasy.

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April 2016 Issue

March 16th, 2016

In the April 2016 issue of The Automobile

Jaguar’s sensational XK120 took the motoring world by storm at its launch in 1948. Douglas Blain gets his hands on a rare alloy-bodied example in Great Leap Forward …

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March 2016 Issue

February 12th, 2016

In the March 2016 issue of The Automobile

Responsible for some of the most beautiful British cars of the immediate pre- and post-war era, Frank Feeley’s work transformed Lagonda and Aston Martin. In a pioneering article, …

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February 2016 Issue

January 18th, 2016

In the February 2016 issue of The Automobile

In Declaration of Independents, Kit Foster looks at the turbulent post-WW2 history of the independent manufacturers who were treading a different path in an American car market dominated …

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