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British classic cars


By D. Brian Smith Photography: D. Brian Smith The LA Auto Show seemingly gets bigger and more spectacular every single year. How do they do it? We at Autobahn Buzz don’t know for sure, except that automotive manufacturers around the world are always tasked with engineering, designing and building cars that are more fuel efficient, are more…
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Aluminum Bodied 1949 Jaguar XK120 Roadster

Chassis No.Engine No.Gearbox No.Body No.670005W 1011-8JH 612F 1007 The fifth XK 120; the first LHD example imported to the U.S.The only XK 120 originally finished in Blue SheenBeautifully restored by marque expertRecipient of the prestigious XK60 Diamond Award for ExcellenceJCNA slalom record holder for 1949–1961 XK 120, 140, and 150Includes weather gear and exceptional original…
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Perfect Patina Personified — 1966 Shelby Cobra 427 Roadster

Editor's Note: Thanks to RM Sotheby's for permitting MCW to publish this cool 1966 Shelby Cobra 427 article and photos. Chassis No.CSX 3284 Delivered new to California; UK registered since 1973On display in the Midland Motor Museum for nearly 20 yearsRetains virtually all of its original features; a truly splendid 427 Cobra A performance car…
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Aston Martin DB5 – James Bond Car

Shaken not Stirred Bond, James Bond Editor's note: Thank you RM Sotheby's for permitting Monterey Car Week to publish this famous spycraft machine with no peer! And good luck with the auction that will take place at the 2019 RM Sotheby's Monterey Auction, held in August during Monterey Car Week. Chassis No.Engine No.DB5/2008/R400/1995 Extremely rare…
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