While looking for a car to feature I came across the Jaguar SS100 and fell in love with it. I used to have a red Jaguar Toy Car that looked a lot like this so it bought back some great memories. This car is currently listed by COYS at http://www.coys.co.uk/showrooms.php?itemID=1964 Quote from Wikipedia The Jaguar […]
For this post I wanted to find an old racing car that was not a F1 car. I came across this beautiful looking car for sale at http://legendsautomotive.co.uk/showroom/racingcars/1936TalbotLagoT150C.html and did decided to research it. The Talbot Lago T150c was produced in 1936 and was designed by Georges Paulin a part time dentist / part time car designer. Georges […]
Like the Ferrari Testarossa the Lamborghini Countach is a car of childhood dreams for those of us who grew up in the 70’s and 80’s. The Lamborghini Countach was first on sale in 1974 and was discontinued in 1990. The car was designed by Marcello Gandini who also designed Lamborghini Miura,the first-generation BMW 5-series and the Lancia Stratos supercar among others. From Wikipedia […]
As someone who grew up in the 70s and 80s I had 2 cars on my wall and one of them was the Ferrari Testarossa and the other was a Porsche 930 GT. This excellent looking one is currently up for sale at http://www.foskers.com/ferrari-sales/89-ferrari-testarossa This is a 1986 Model and Foskers are asking £49,995.00 for it.
As it is McLaren week I have decided to do 2 posts for “not a classic f1 car but” and todays is the McLaren MP4-12C. The McLaren MP4-12C is the 2nd production car to be wholly design by McLaren since the McLaren F1. For more information http://www.mclarenautomotive.com/uk/p11/explore/default.aspx#/p11/explore/
It’s not a classic f1 car but at least this one is called F1. As its McLaren week here at ClassicF1.com there was only 1 car that could be the “Not an F1 Car but” and that is the McLaren F1. The McLaren F1 was built by McLaren Automotive in 1992 and was designed by Legendary […]