Porsche 911 – The Devil’s Own Sportscar – Part 8 the Porsche 997

Posted on March 24th, 2017 by Mike Atwal

The Porsche 997 Carrera. P O R S C H E were now firmly part of the Devils’s family.  They were within the circle of hell and could do no wrong. They became safe forever. Untouchable. The Satan family had grown old with Porsche and the twin boys had grown up with Stuttgart’s finest. Even […]

Porsche 911 – The Devil’s Own Sportscar – Birth of Water Cooled Part 6

Posted on March 5th, 2016 by Mike Atwal

It was time. Mrs Satan had protected Porsche for over thirty five years now. Along side being a Guardian Devil, she raised two twin boys, the future leaders of hell and had taken relentless loving care of its current supreme leader. The immediate and extended family from hell were strictly under manners to stay out […]

Porsche 911 – The Devil’s Own Sportscar – Part 5 the Porsche 993

Posted on February 28th, 2016 by Mike Atwal

The Porsche 993 – Last of the Air Cooled. Mrs Satan’s once upon a time little twin boys had behaved just enough at college to win a university place each. But not enough to attend the university that Mrs Satan had in mind. She had hoped they would undertake, using the literal meaning of the […]

The TVR Tuscan – an alien’s car with solid investment potential!

Posted on January 17th, 2016 by Mike Atwal

Patience. And not being able to control something completely. Two of my pet hates. Yes, hate. A powerful term, but I mean it. The human attribute dubbed patience was not programmed into my brain when I was created, nor have I developed it, nor have I learnt it. In fact, I never will. I have […]

The Citroen DS – a top ten classic car contender?

Posted on December 12th, 2015 by Mike Atwal

Mike’s Citroen DS Love Affair I once had to forget how to drive so I could drive…Confused? Bienvenue la Citroen DS! I first saw a DS in the film Scarface. Al Pacino’s gangster character Tony Montana was set the task of blowing one up, but he couldn’t bring himself to do it. Not because he fell […]

How to choose the right engine oil for your classic car.

Posted on December 12th, 2015 by Mike Atwal

Classic Car Motor oil – have you ever had trouble deciding which type to buy in a shop before your classic (mineral) or modern classic (semi-synthetic) oil change or top up? The different coloured containers, each displaying a unique smattering of letters and numbers, all boasting some form of advanced technology, where does one begin? […]

The Abarth – fun, practical and one hooligan of a car and not a Fiat 500!

Posted on November 26th, 2015 by Mike Atwal

When my friend Tim told me he had an Abarth on order I must confess I didn’t really know what to expect – a new shape Fiat 500 with go faster stripes perhaps? Go faster stripes that warranted a four month lead time to take delivery? I didn’t get it. Exactly four months and two […]

Top Picks from Classic Car Auctions in May & June 2015

Posted on May 15th, 2015 by Adam

The next couple of months is all set to be a significant time for the classic car market, with over 470 classic cars being offered for sale by four top auction houses. So why is this such a special time in the classic car market, well there are three key reasons: 1. Timing Buying a […]

Used and Classic Car Auction Results and Prices

Posted on September 20th, 2013 by Emma Jones

Follow Us Earlier this week on the 19th September 2013 we had a day out and went to a car auction based in the UK – we were interested in potentially buying a Porsche 911 (997) from a selection that were being sold at auction on behalf of Porsche Finance, i.e. models that were taken […]