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Classic Car Buyer Magazine

51 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £1.37 per issue Classic Car Buyer is Britain’s leading weekly newspaper for classic car enthusiasts. Out every Wednesday, it’s packed with the biggest and most comprehensive news section plus auction reports and events - anything related to the classic car scene, you can read about here first. In addition, you’ll also find in-depth features covering all aspects of owning a classic car – buying, maintaining, driving and – crucially - enjoying. There are comprehensive buying guides, informative road tests, a nostalgic pull-out spread depicting a scene from the halcyon days of motoring, staff car sagas, guest columnists, market reviews, a detailed club directory and a regularly updated price guide. The publication is also packed with hundreds of cars and parts for sale in its Free Ads section, making it THE place to buy or sell your classic. There is a dedicated classifieds spread on classic commercial vehicles and machinery. Classic Car Buyer provides the best insight into bread and butter classics – every week! Edited by John-Joe Vollans, Classic Car Buyer is backed by a hugely knowledgeable team who have had years of experience running their own classics. That combined with an unending enthusiasm

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Classic Car Buyer  |  No.216 Ethanol Expense Affects All  


I ’ve lost count recently of how many times someone has asked me if it’s ever going to stop raining. This seemingly never ending run of bad weather we’re currently experiencing has caused a natural disaster of almost third world proportions in some parts of the country and according to the latest forecasts the weather shows no signs of improving. With flood warnings being issued left, right and centre on an almost daily basis as river levels continue to rise, it’s blindingly obvious
that quite a few outdoor classic gatherings due to take place over the next few weeks will have to be either cancelled or postponed to a
rearranged date later in the year. It’s going to take ages for many of the presently water-logged show grounds to dry out enough to allow vehicles to park up on them without getting seriously bogged down. Even if the ground seems firm enough and the show goes ahead, unpaved entrances will get churned up by vehicles gaining access to sites and the whole area will be quickly transformed into a huge quagmire. But just when do event organisers make the decision to cancel a show due to unsuitable conditions? It can never be easy for the head honcho to issue the orders to cancel a show at short notice as the financial
repercussions for the organising committee can be enormous…
It’s not only the organisers that suffer financially if a show gets cancelled. Many traders and auto jumbers depend on attending a regular stream of shows for their livelihood. All it takes is a couple of missed weekends and their all important cash flow suffers to a point where some stall holders may call it day and throw in the towel – literally in some cases. And if a show does go ahead, the number of visitors and exhibitors may be down as it may only be a diehard band of enthusiasts who will want
to display their classic pride and joy in a soggy field.
Classic Car Buyer is Britain’s leading weekly newspaper for classic car enthusiasts. Out every Wednesday, it’s packed with the biggest and most comprehensive news section plus auction reports and events - anything related to the classic car scene, you can read about here first. In addition, you’ll also find in-depth features covering all aspects of owning a classic car – buying, maintaining, driving and – crucially - enjoying. There are comprehensive buying guides, informative road tests, a nostalgic pull-out spread depicting a scene from the halcyon days of motoring, staff car sagas, guest columnists, market reviews, a detailed club directory and a regularly updated price guide. The publication is also packed with hundreds of cars and parts for sale in its Free Ads section, making it THE place to buy or sell your classic. There is a dedicated classifieds spread on classic commercial vehicles and machinery. Classic Car Buyer provides the best insight into bread and butter classics – every week! Edited by John-Joe Vollans, Classic Car Buyer is backed by a hugely knowledgeable team who have had years of experience running their own classics. That combined with an unending enthusiasm for classic motoring makes for a most informative and entertain read.
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Classic Car Buyer

Great variety of interesting content, so always a good read. Reviewed 13 January 2021
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Classic Car Buyer

Great reading well done Reviewed 29 October 2020
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Classic Car Buyer

It is good to see that despite a very difficult time at the moment the Staff manage to keep up the very high standards. Well done to all.
Reviewed 08 April 2020

Top magazine, love reading it!

Top magazine, love reading it! Reviewed 09 February 2016

A good read

I like looking at the cars for sale, want to get something this year for up to £2,000. The news coverage is also interesting, just not sure if I want to get a years subscription so tend to buy single issues, but that is working out more expensive! Reviewed 16 July 2013

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