1000bhp, 0-150mph in less than 10 seconds, and a top speed of 253.81mph. Not a bad way to spend £1,000,000.


New year, new issue of Classic & Sports Car – and this one's a belter. No DAFs, but a brilliant trio of bargain Aston Martins, an ex-Taruffi Ferrari 340 America and a beautiful Siata 208S Motto Spider, which we take back to Montlhéry.

There's lots more, too, including some brilliant desktop backgrounds for you to download. Follow the link for the full issue breakdown, and Happy New Year!

Bargain Astons, ex-Taruffi Ferrari 340 America and Montlhery in a Siata 208S Motto Spider | Classic and Sports Car

There's a new addition to the Classic & Sports Car fleet, and it's crossed continents. Take a sneak peek before the issue hits the shops tomorrow.
Brilliant to see these aircraft-engined leviathans being driven on the roads surrounding Goodwood.


An incredible 1953 Fiat 8V Supersonic by Ghia is set to be one of the stars of RM Sotheby's extended 10-11 March Amelia Island event, but is it the pick of the Italian classics on offer?

Check out our pick of the auction's top five Italian classics to decide for yourself!

Top five Italian jewels from RM Sotheby's Amelia Island auction | Classic and Sports Car

This 1948 Talbot-Lago T-26 Cabriolet is set to star at RM Sotheby's Amelia Island auction later this year, and we can't take our eyes off it.
This Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud is dripping with style.

1959 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud I Drophead Coupe

Hundreds of classics swarmed into Brooklands for its annual New Year's Day gathering at the weekend, but where did you go in your classic? Post your photos below!
This Peugeot 205 GTI isn't quite what it seems...

Peugeot 205 GTI XU9DT

We spotted this cool Range Rover conversion in Spalding, Lincs over the Christmas break. Did you see any interesting classics while you were out and about?
We're expecting big bucks to be shelled out for a 1956 Austin Princess hearse that was bought by John Lennon in 1971, then converted for his use and featured in the 1988 documentary Imagine. It's coming up for sale at Barrett-Jackson's 46th (!) annual Scottsdale auction in Arizona from 14-22 January.
Great shot of Bob Tullius' Group 44 Jaguar XJR-5, taken in Miami, Florida in 1983.
What's lurking in your garage?
Only seven of the magnificent Squire Automobiles were built in Henley (yes it's British) so it is something of an event when one of these exotics comes to public auction. Having had a 4000-hour restoration at Classic Motor Cars of Bridgnorth, this 1936 example is to be sold by Gooding & Co at its annual Scottsdale bonanza (20-21 January) and has an estimate of $1.5-2m. We have to say, it looks...
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What better way to welcome in the New Year than Il Maestro in action at Reims in 1950? Well, maybe getting out and about in your classics. Let us know what you are up to with yours today. We wish all our friends and followers a truly classic 2017.
Beauty is the beast.