Nuts & bolts

  • New wheel kit

    05 Apr 2011

    Meguiar's has launched a new wheel polishing kit using its patented diamond-shaped Dyna-Cone polisher. Details here.

  • Historics revisionism

    04 Apr 2011

    The date of the next Historics at Brooklands auction has been changed to Wednesday 18 May.  Timings for the preview and sale will be announced via the website in due course.

  • E-type on canvas

    01 Apr 2011

    Artist David Purvis has released a new art print celebrating the E-type's 50th birthday. The original painting (20x16in) is available for £310, while prints start at £25. Click here for details.

  • Drag artists in Kent

    01 Apr 2011

    The European Kit & Sports Car Show celebrates its 21st running this year and takes place at the Kent County Showground in Detling on 21-22 May. This year's event will feature live music and drag car demos. On-site camping is available, click here for more details.

  • Italian rodeo

    01 Apr 2011

    The Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance will celebrate The Art of Italian Motoring in Beverly Hills, California on 19 June. The annual event will take place as the country of Italy marks an important milestone with the 150th anniversary of the Unification of Italy. Details here.

  • New VSCC president

    01 Apr 2011

    Tony Stephens has been inaugurated as the new president of the VSCC, taking over from Roger Ballard who has been in the post since 2008. Stephens has been a club member for 40 years, competing in a range of ERAs, Lancia Lambda, Connaught and more.

  • Witton hosts classics

    31 Mar 2011

    The refurbished Witton Castle Country Park in Durham will host its first classic car event on 29 May. The Durham Classic Vehicle Show is open from 10am to 4pm and tickets are £6 for adults and £2.50 for kids, including entry to the castle. Details here

  • Swift for Silverstone

    31 Mar 2011

    Precision driver – that's stuntman to the rest of us – Russ Swift will be one of the star attractions of the massive MG Live! festival at Silverstone from 24-26 June. For details click here.

  • Fuel tax cut 'not enough'

    31 Mar 2011

    According to a new 1721-people survey by this lot the Government's 1p cut in fuel duty is considered insufficient by 62% of UK drivers. We are wondering who the 38% of drivers who thought it was enough are.

  • New gleam kit

    31 Mar 2011

    Meguiar's has introduced a Brilliant Solutions New Car Kit, a DiY selection of products designed to ensure your classic stays sparkling. Prices appear to vary wildly, but we found it for under £30 by trawling the internet, see the website for details of this and other products.