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Covering all aspects of classic cars, from 'rust in peace' to restored, revved and ready to go, The Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show brings you the latest show news – from the stunning cars on display and the action packed Practical Classics Live Stage with Discovery, to the latest vehicles added to the auction line-up and the famous faces joining us over the weekend. We’ll also keep you updated on what our exhibitors, clubs and partners have planned for what is the Spring's Best Classic Car Show. 

 

Preserved 1980 MG B GT to take auction-goers back in time

 1980 MG B GT in time-warp condition with an incredibly low mileage will be offered by Classic Car Auctions (CCA) in its biggest sale ever on 1st and 2nd April...

Sahara crossing Citroen 2CV seeks new home

Classic Car Auctions (CCA) has consigned a rare 1965 Citroen 2CV Sahara with an unusual, globetrotting past to its biggest ever sale taking place at the NEC, Birmingham.

This particular...

1959 Austin A35 on display in 2017's Barn Find

This gorgeous little 1959 Austin A35 has been discovered just in time to feature in the UK’s biggest Barn Find display at the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show....

Jaw Dropping Jowetts

The Jowett Car Club returns to the NEC with multiple awards for the magnificent live working on its stand – and it looks like it's members still have more room...

Jaguar E-Type abandoned for 20 years

Classic Car Auctions (CCA) will auction a 1962 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 Fixedhead Coupé barn find, one of the greatest sports cars of all time, at its biggest ever sale...

Epic Restorations at the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show

This M1 – registered 255 BMW – on BMW’s press fleet is arguably the most famous roadgoing M1 of all, having been assigned to BMW GB by the factory. 

Britain’s fastest pick-up truck for sale

A 1984 Chevrolet S10 Truck with over 900bhp will be going under the hammer at Classic Car Auctions’ (CCA) sale at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show at...

​Rare Y Type set to draw the crowds at the Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show

A gleaming MG Y Type will be displayed in pride of place on the Stewart Miller & Peter James Insurance stand at the show to celebrate 70 years since the...

Modern classics feature in UK's biggest Barn Find display at NEC

Classic cars of the 1980s are currently undergoing an upsurge in popularity, with enthusiasts unearthing examples wherever they can find them. No wonder then that the Practical Classics Classic Car...

More new clubs join The Practical Classics Classic Car & Restoration Show

The Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show will welcome more classic car clubs than ever before with over 130 groups attending, including 26 clubs making their show debut at...

Lancaster Insurance Pride of Ownership Reveals Restoration Favourites at NEC

There is a common theme amongst the first finalists selected for the Lancaster Insurance Pride of Ownership competition – they all have fantastic restoration stories to share. Ideal then that...

New document file will transform classic car history

A brand new classic car history file, designed to set a new industry standard in formalising the way in which a cars history is documented, will be launched at the...

Classic Car Auctions debuts at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show

Classic Car Auctions (CCA) is delighted to announce that it will be hosting its first auction of 2017 at the Practical Classics Classic Car and Restoration Show.

Hosting the sale at...

2016: Land Rovers stormed ahead at last year's Silverstone Auctions’ Restoration Show Sale

Just one week after a number of new record prices were achieved, Silverstone Auctions secured more high prices in its sale at the Practical Classics Restoration and Classic Car Show...

2016: Classic Car Clubs show how its done at last year's Practical Classics Restoration & Classic Car Show

The classic motoring clubs attending the NEC Restoration and Classic Car Show gave visitors more than just some shiny cars to look at as the 120 clubs exhibiting offered demonstrations...