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Mercedes-Benz G-Class At 40: Off-Roading The German Way

G-Wagens may be more popular in cities these days, but for 40 years they have been a staple of off-road automation Way back in 1979, Mercedes-Benz took a risk and created the G-model, an off-road utility vehicle that was a far cry from anything else it made for consumers. It exceeded sales expec...
By Elliot Wood Feb 13, 2019

Berliet T100: The Giant Of RĂ©tromobile

Did you spot this Berliet truck at RĂ©tromobile. You should have, it's over four meters tall! One of the curiosities of RĂ©tromobile 2019, held from February 6-10 in Paris, was the Berliet T100. This mastodon is a French truck designed in 1957 by Marius Berliet, but produced under the stewardship ...
By Emmanuel Touzot Feb 11, 2019

How A Battered Range Rover P38a Helps Me Cope With Autism

While lampooned as a money pit, Chris Jordan's 1997 Range Rover P38a genuinely helps him cope with autism, but you'd never guess why... My wife thinks I’m having an affair. In the eyes of our children, I certainly am. Late nights working on the engine, secret bank transfers to acquire car parts...
By Chris Jordan Feb 11, 2019

VW Reviving The Classic Beach Buggy As An Electric Concept

It will be unveiled next month at the Geneva Motor Show In the late 1960s something curious happened in America. Actually, _lot_s of curious things were taking place back then, but in the car world, people were yanking the exterior bits off Volkswagen Beetles and replacing them with open-air, ba...
By Christopher Smith Jan 31, 2019

Rare 1973 Suffix B Range Rover Project Surfaces On eBay

This rare Range Rover Classic Suffix B project has surfaced on eBay. Although the engine has been removed and the interior has been stripped, we reckon this would make the ideal restoration project Classic restoration projects leave you with unexpected musings – what’s lurking beneath the surfac...
By Gillian Carmoodie Jan 27, 2019

This 1983 Land Rover V8 Features A Totally Rad Art Chassis

This 1983 Land Rover 110 is different to most. Besides running with fettled V8 power and boasting all the mod-cons, the 4x4 has a painted chassis – for a rather unusual reason... Without getting our inner-art geek fired up, rolling automotive art is the coolest thing on the planet. Especially w...
By Calum Brown Jan 25, 2019

German Armoured Range Rover P38a Costs A Whopping €55K!

In need of rapid – but exceedingly comfortable – getaway vehicle? You'd be hard-pushed to better this armoured, ultra-low mileage Range Rover P38 4.6 HS Should you happen to find yourself in a trouble, and require a vehicle that can deliver a hasty but safe getaway, we can thoroughly recommend u...
By Gillian Carmoodie Jan 24, 2019

Citroen's Forgotten BX 4TC Group B Car Is A Potential Bargain

The Citroen BX 4TC might not have been successful on rally stages, but this rare homologation special might take the auction house by storm. The fire-breathing world of Group B rallying during the 1980s was arguably the world’s greatest spectator sport. Purpose-built beasts of this rough and tum...
By Tyler Heatley Jan 21, 2019
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