Monthly Archives: September 2014

Mini Once Owned By Movie Star Sold At Auction

I am rather biased towards the Mini because my grandfather taught me to drive in one at the age of 9 on a disused airfield up in Northumberland. In fact, one of the many Minis that he owned was the Clubman which was a little more luxurious than the standard one although never had the speed of the Mini Cooper. … Continue reading


Rowan Atkinson Crashes At Goodwood

Many of you will have seen the comedian Rowan Atkinson (59) performing on TV in shows like Mr Bean and Blackadder. However, were you aware that he is also a bit of a classic car enthusiast? Well, apparently, he owns a number of classic cars including an Aston Martin DB2 and a Rolls Royce Phantom Coupe. At the weekend he … Continue reading


Poll Puts Jaguar E-Type In Number One Spot

All you classic sports car enthusiasts will be aware of the elegant, styled look of the sleek Jaguar E-Type dating back to the 1960s. Therefore, it probably does not come as a surprise to read that it has come top in a poll. In excess of 2,000 motorists in the UK took part in the poll conducted by One Poll … Continue reading