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Bentley EXP 100 GT Crowned ‘Most Beautiful Concept Car of the Year’

Bentley Motors is starting the year with special recognition for its futuristic centenary concept car: the EXP 100 GT. Exploring how grand touring could look in […]

VSCC’s Pomeroy Trophy – February 15th

This unique and historic event sees cars from the Edwardian era up to current day machines battle it out to find the perfect touring car according […]

Castle Combe’s Rally Day joins with Prodrive for June date

Jimmy McRae will drive the Subaru Impreza 555 used by his son Colin in 1996 as part of Prodrive’s extended display at Rallyday in June.  The […]

Performance Quattros join Beaulieu’s Simply Audi for 40th Anniversary

Audi owners will be firing up their motors for Beaulieu’s Simply Audi on Sunday April 19th in the year that marks the 40th anniversary of performance […]

New five-year partnership announced between Salon Privé and AXA

Salon Privé and AXA XL have embarked on a new sponsorship agreement for the world-renowned luxury and classic car event, the Salon Privé Concours d’Elégance. The […]

Classic Car Safety Check

With so many classic cars not needing an annual MOT, it is possible for faults to slip by without noticing.  We recommend that you have an […]

Enjoy a weekend of nostalgia at one of the oldest motorsport venues in the world!

Classic Nostalgia makes a welcome return to the Midland Automobile Club’s Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb on the weekend of 20 – 21 June 2020.  The annual […]

We still have limited stock of the Winter edition Our fastest selling magazine to date – hurry, order now

The new Winter edition of Auto Tradition has been our most successful magazine to date.  The sales have been so good we only have a few […]

Goodwood MM78 to celebrate TWR Jaguars

The insane IMSA and Group C machines of Tom Walkinshaw Racing will be celebrated at the 78th Members’ Meeting, with everything from the XJR-6 to the […]

Race Retro to create F1’s Greatest Grid

Held from 21-23 February 2020 at Warwickshire’s Stoneleigh Park, the show organisers plan to display F1 cars that raced back in 1950 as well as those […]

Testing, testing – Vauxhall Corsa-E-Rally Car Developed

Vauxhall recently reported that sister brand Opel is currently conducting durability tests for its Corsa e-Rally Cup, the first-ever battery-electric rally car, at Dudenhofen Test Centre, […]

National Motor Museum wins funding for Golden Arrow

The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu has been awarded £74,527 by Arts Council England to reinterpret Land Speed Record-breaking icon Golden Arrow – using computer generated […]

Mazda MX-5 named best sports car

In the year that it celebrates its third decade on sale, the Mazda MX-5 has added another accolade to its substantial tally of global awards. With […]

Morgan 3 Wheeler to take on Trans-India Challenge

The exhilarating Morgan 3 Wheeler is set embark on its most arduous adventure yet, the Trans-India Challenge. The 3,500-mile, 33-day journey around India will put the […]

Late ‘60s Touring Cars on new Motor Racing Legends grid

Motor Racing Legends is pleased to announce an exciting new grid for the 2020 season – the Sixties Touring Car Challenge. To be run for Group […]

The Winter edition of Auto Tradition recalls the life and times of Mike Hawthorn who died 60 years ago this month

The Winter edition of Auto Tradition recalls the life and times of Mike Hawthorn who died 60 years ago this month Neville Hay examines the life of […]

LATEST TITLE FROM PORTER PRESS – BUGATTI TYPE 50

LATEST TITLE FROM PORTER PRESS – BUGATTI TYPE 50 February sees the launch of the latest in the Great Cars series with the autobiography of Bugatti’s […]

GREAT APPEARANCE FOR THE NEW 911 IN THE ALPS

GREAT APPEARANCE FOR THE NEW 911 IN THE ALPS Porsche has presented the new 911 on snow and ice. After the world premiere at the Los […]

Silverstone Classic to celebrate Bentley’s 100th

Silverstone Classic to celebrate Bentley’s 100th This summer’s Silverstone Classic will celebrate Bentley’s 100th birthday with a very special anniversary race dedicated to honouring the illustrious […]

RACE RETRO’S PRIDE OF THE PADDOCK

RACE RETRO’S PRIDE OF THE PADDOCK Visitors to this year’s Race Retro, powered by Motor Sport, can look forward to an exciting array of vehicles in […]

CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF AN ICON – Part 2

CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF AN ICON – Part 2 The second Saturday of the new year saw the Annual HRCR ‘open day’ at the British Motor […]

CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF AN ICON – Part 1

CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF AN ICON – Part 1 MINI is kicking off its 60th anniversary year with the introduction of a limited-edition model.  Celebrating the […]

GOODWOOD’S 77TH MEMBERS’ MEETING

GOODWOOD’S 77TH MEMBERS’ MEETING With all the new races and high-speed demonstrations confirmed for the 77th Members’ Meeting taking place 6-7 April 2019, Goodwood are pleased […]

THE OMOLOGATO MONZA CLOCK

THE OMOLOGATO MONZA CLOCK Omologato is delighted to unveil the Omologato Clock at the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza to further enhance the relationship that the watch […]

1985 MG METRO 6R4 OFFERED AT SILVERSTONE AUCTION’S SALE

1985 MG METRO 6R4 OFFERED AT SILVERSTONE AUCTION’S SALE A super-low mileage 1985 MG Metro 6R4 is to be offered at Silverstone Auctions’ debut sale at […]

RACE RETRO CELEBRATES THE TURBO ERA OF F1

 RACE RETRO CELEBRATES THE TURBO ERA OF F1 Race Retro, powered by Motor Sport, will pay tribute to the Turbocharged era of Formula 1 in the […]

2019 TOUR AUTO OPTIC 2000: THE ROUTE!

2019 TOUR AUTO OPTIC 2000: THE ROUTE!  The next Tour Auto Optic 2000 will take place from 29th to 4th April 2019. It will start from […]

CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG AT BEAULIEU’S HANDS-ON

CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG AT BEAULIEU’S HANDS-ON Become an inventor for a Hands-on half-term at Beaulieu, get inspired by the wonderful machines from Chitty Chitty Bang […]

TUTHILL PORSCHE BELOW ZERO ICE DRIVING

TUTHILL PORSCHE BELOW ZERO ICE DRIVING Tuthill Porsche has been refurbishing their Below Zero Ice Driving fleet in readiness for the 2019 ice driving season, which […]

A PIECE OF JACK BARCLAY HISTORY RETURNS

A PIECE OF JACK BARCLAY HISTORY RETURNS The flagship Jack Barclay Bentley showroom, Bentley’s largest and oldest retailer, recently welcomed an important piece of its history. […]

WINTER EDITION NOW ‘ON SALE’

WINTER EDITION NOW ‘ON SALE’ The new Winter edition of Auto Tradition is now available from either our  website autotradition.co.uk, or by emailing office@autotradition.co.uk or by […]

AUTO TRADITION WISHES YOU ALL A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

AUTO TRADITION WISHES YOU ALL A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR The Auto Tradition office will close at 6:00pm on Friday 21st December 2018 and […]

Forthcoming Events

Forthcoming Events November 28th – H&H Auction, Buxton – www.handh.co.uk      December 1st – VSCC Winter Driving Tests, Bicester Heritage – www.vscc.co.uk   8th-11th – […]

Cambridge & Counties Bank launch as ‘Finance Partner’ to FBHVC

Cambridge & Counties Bank launch as ‘Finance Partner’ to FBHVC Cambridge & Counties Bank, who offer finance for classic car purchases, have announced they are to […]

Babs joins Chitty at Beaulieu

Babs joins Chitty at Beaulieu The incredible machine, known as Chitty Bang Bang IV, was the creation of racing driver Count Louis Zborowski and inspired Ian […]

2018 Capital to Coast -London to Brighton run

2018 Capital to Coast -London to Brighton run As an unseasonably mild London was still covered by darkness, nearly 400 pioneering veteran cars, their intrepid drivers […]

Huge crowds flock to Regent Street Motor Show

Huge crowds flock to Regent Street Motor Show Motoring enthusiasts, shoppers and Londoners savoured a sunny Saturday to remember on Regent Street (3 November) as the […]

50 Years of F5000 to be celebrated at Autosport International

50 Years of F5000 to be celebrated at Autosport International Autosport International, the world’s biggest pre-season motor show, will play host to the 50-year anniversary celebrations […]

FIVA is running Three World Rallies in 2019 

FIVA is running Three World Rallies in 2019  Following the huge success of FIVA’s annual World Rally for cars in 2018, held this year in the […]

VP Racing Fuels looks at the benefits of 102 octane fuels

VP Racing Fuels looks at the benefits of 102 octane fuels The MSA Blue Book was updated at the beginning of 2018 in order to change […]