Car SOS to celebrate landmark 100th car makeover

Take to the Road recently interview the dynamic petrolhead duo of Tim Shaw and Fuzz Townshend for their landmark 10th series of Car SOS, which is currently airing on National Geographic. And tonight (12th May) on National Geographic Tim and Fuzz will be celebrating another incredible milestone… the 100th car makeover, which just also happens to be their first electric car! The 100th makeover features a truly moving story and Car S.O.S presenters…

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Historics offers 1966 Pontiac GTO Monkee-mobile in May sale

Historics upcoming sale on Saturday 21st May has an extremely cool piece of automotive pop culture up for grabs. And that is the 1966 Pontiac GTO Monkee-mobile, which was used as the official 2011 UK tour car for the famous American outfit The Monkees. The Monkees, who were Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Peter Tork and Davy Jones, took the music world by storm in the late sixties, selling over 75…

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Goodwood Revival to mark 10th anniversary of Settrington Cup

The 2022 Goodwood Revival is set to mark the 10th anniversary of the Settrington Cup race, the famous pedal power only race that is one of the cutest in the world. At this years Revival aspiring racing drivers aged between 4 and 11 will once again be lining up on the famous Goodwood grid for a chance of motorsport glory. The Settrington Cup was named after one of the nine…

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Bicester Heritage Scramblers club celebrates record turnout

Bicester Heritage’s Scramblers club saw a record 300 members’ cars join the display as part of the sell-out two-day Scramble event that took place on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April. Over 11,000 attendees attended the April Scramble, which was the first weekend-long event to be held at capacity since 2019. The Club welcomed a variety of content including a Healey by Caton on display outside Scramblers’ Headquarters in Building 94…

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Iconic race cars confirmed for Gulf Historic Dubai Grand Prix Revival

An incredible collection of iconic race cars have been confirmed for this years Gulf Historic Dubai Grand Prix Revival, which takes place from 25th – 27th November 2022. Over one hundred of the world’s most celebrated racing cars are set to line up on the grid for the second event this winter, with the very first cars now confirmed before the lights go out on the first race in November….

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Aston Martin DB5 and Frazer Nash-BMW win 2022 Carrera España

Rally the Globe’s 2022 Carrera España has been won by a 1965 Aston Martin DB5 and a 1937 Frazer Nash-BMW. The historic rally covered an impressive 2,000 miles, starting in Barcelona on the Mediterranean Sea and finishing 11 days later in Santander on the Cantabrian coast. The all-asphalt route featured 30 Regularity Tests and 8 Speed Tests interspersed with overnight halts in the magnificent Paradors and former Benedictine monasteries. This…

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Who wins the Performance 6-Speed Manual Transmission Battle, T56 or TR6060?

There are a lot of people split over which 6-speed, the T56 or TR6060, is superior. To get to that, it is important to understand the key differences between the two. Let’s compare the technical specs, price range, and vehicle compatibility to determine which is the winner. Technical Components T56 Transmission  The T56 transmission first appeared with the Dodge Viper in 1992, with a defining feature being its hydraulic clutch….

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Spring Autojumble at Beaulieu opens in 2 weeks time

The highly anticipated automotive event of the year, the Spring Autojumble at Beaulieu, opens to the public in less than 2 weeks time. An annual pilgrimage for thousands of classic car fans, this years show takes place on 14th and 15th May 2022. The UK’s most popular classic car buying and selling event will once again bring together many hundreds of stands, with bargains galore and rare gems waiting to…

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American classics to star at London Concours 2022

An impressive display of American classics are set to star at London Concours 2022, with the the grounds of the Honourable Artillery Company providing the backdrop for pristine examples of the gargantuan ‘jukeboxes on wheels’. Taking place from the 28th to 30th of June, the three day event will gather together a glittering array of classics and collector cars. Among the specially curated exhibits is the Fins and Chrome class,…

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Mazda Museum to reopen in Hiroshima in May

Mazda Motor Corporation is set to reopen its Museum in Hiroshima in May after undergoing a full renovation. The museum showcases historic vehicles and exhibits of the company’s history since its foundation more than a century ago. The museum will open to the public on the 23rd of May, and visitors will be treated to a spatial design and displays that have been given a complete makeover. The museum’s refurbishment…

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