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Blog : Why I hate the Volkswagen Camper

Blog : Why I hate the Volkswagen Camper

Charlton Mackerell Okay, so it’s not BLARG – but it is a recently eulogised classic that’s been a fixture of the roadscape for over half a decade. Charlton Mackerell certainly isn’t a fan though… You see them everywhere in summer, middle-class motorists, often dressed as pseudo-hippies, posing with their teutonic split screen monstrosities, making a […]

Blog : Why I hate the Land Rover Freelander

Blog : Why I hate the Land Rover Freelander

Mike Humble Part of me feels guilty for writing this article on the Freelander, Land Rover’s baby 4×4. This is, after all, a site in which we cherish our fading British car companies and celebrate some of the great names that once pounded the highways and by-ways of England. But there again, we all differ […]

Blog : Why I hate the Volkswagen Beetle

Blog : Why I hate the Volkswagen Beetle

Ian Nicholls I drive a classic Mini, two in fact, although not at the same time. The modern family car has two fathers, depending on your choice. If you prefer a capacious 4×4 then Spen King, the father of the Range Rover is your man. If you prefer something like a Focus, Astra or Golf, […]

Allegros : It’s a case of love… and hate. But mainly hate

Allegros : It’s a case of love… and hate. But mainly hate

Keith Adams You think I’d never learn. Soon-to-be ex-Practical Classics staffer, Sam Glover, dropped me a note asking if I’d be interested in taking his delightful Allegro off him. Seems he can’t keep it once he moves down South, and as always, thought of me once he’d found himself in a must-get-rid-of-old-donkey scenario. Allegros and […]

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