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Classic Car Buyer Magazine No.244 VED CRISIS WITH AMONTH LEFT Back Issue

View Reviews   |   Write Review Only £2.49 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. .. read more 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.  read less
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Classic Car Buyer  |  No.244 VED CRISIS WITH AMONTH LEFT  


As the September 3 issue date at the foot of this page is the
same date in 1939 when Great Britain declared war on Nazi
Germany, we mark the moment the world order was changed forever by
taking a look at how big a role our car industry played during the Second
World War. This interesting feature by regular contributor Ted Connolly
looks at how major motor companies built shadow factories on green field sites and turned car production over to building aircraft, military vehicles and associated equipment, as well as munitions for the duration of the conflict. .. read more Although the car industry underwent great changes during
those dark days, Coventry was always considered to be the heart of
our motor industry. All this could’ve changed following an air raid one night in late 1940 when almost a third of the city’s manufacturing capacity was destroyed. However, due to the city’s cleverly located shadow factories, Coventry’s industrial base eventually emerged from the conflict stronger and better equipped to face the rigours of the second half of the 20th century.
Over the years, a whole host of interesting cars have come out of this Midlands-based city, and to follow on from this article we’ve put our collective heads together and selected what we consider to be the
best cars to come out of Coventry.As you can imagine, this wasn’t a
simple task, as from the dawn of motoring there have been well over
100 different vehicle manufacturers based in and around our very own
‘Motown’. So we’ve put our necks on the line and selected what we think is an interesting bunch of cars and I’m sure you will let us know by the usual channels what your favourite Coventry-built car is if you disagree
with the ones we’ve featured.
with the ones we’ve featured.
The weather over the recent Bank Holiday weekend showed just how
changeable conditions can be over a very short period; glorious sunshine
one day followed by persistent rain the next.  read less
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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Excellent price Reviewed 01 August 2022

Highly entertaining

Great for all classic car enthusiasts Reviewed 25 April 2022
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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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Great reading well done Reviewed 29 October 2020
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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.
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