Classic cars

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three people standing next to a car on a dirt road with two dogs sitting in front of it
A lucky Trade Me search gave Guy Hilson his dream car – a Volvo fit for the screen
Guy Hilson can blame it on The Saint. The stylish and charming television character drove a sporty Volvo, so why shouldn’t Guy? Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp
a man standing next to a red car holding a cat
Bruce Topp’s British rogue is the perfect fit
Sporty, with a long nose, glass hatch and gravelly growl, the Jensen Interceptor, released in the 1970s, was the dream of someone who wanted something a bit different. Bruce Topp is that someone. Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Justin Aitken
the hood ornament on an antique car
After years apart, this 1929 Model A Ford was reunited with its original family – for good
Some people get socks for their birthday; the owner of this Model A Ford was gifted an automotive classic. Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp When Alfred (Alf) Wendelborn bought his new 1929 Model A Ford Phaeton, vehicle registration was assigned regionally and number plates were orange on black.
an old car driving down the road by the ocean and trees in the distance with sun shining on it
A lucky Trade Me search gave Guy Hilson his dream car – a Volvo fit for the screen
Guy Hilson can blame it on The Saint. The stylish and charming television character drove a sporty Volvo, so why shouldn’t Guy? Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp
a man in sunglasses driving a white car
A lucky Trade Me search gave Guy Hilson his dream car – a Volvo fit for the screen
Guy Hilson can blame it on The Saint. The stylish and charming television character drove a sporty Volvo, so why shouldn’t Guy? Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp
two dogs sitting in the back seat of a car
A lucky Trade Me search gave Guy Hilson his dream car – a Volvo fit for the screen
Guy Hilson can blame it on The Saint. The stylish and charming television character drove a sporty Volvo, so why shouldn’t Guy? Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp
an old time car driving down the road
After years apart, this 1929 Model A Ford was reunited with its original family – for good
Some people get socks for their birthday; the owner of this Model A Ford was gifted an automotive classic. Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp When Alfred (Alf) Wendelborn bought his new 1929 Model A Ford Phaeton, vehicle registration was assigned regionally and number plates were orange on black.
an old fashioned car is parked in the grass
After years apart, this 1929 Model A Ford was reunited with its original family – for good
Some people get socks for their birthday; the owner of this Model A Ford was gifted an automotive classic. Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp When Alfred (Alf) Wendelborn bought his new 1929 Model A Ford Phaeton, vehicle registration was assigned regionally and number plates were orange on black.
the inside of a bus with blue and green decor on the walls, windows, and cabinets
How years of work took this retro caravan from mouldy to road-ready
Hundreds of old-school caravans have been restored and returned to the roads in recent years. Each reflects the personality of its owner in a kaleidoscope of ways — and is infinitely interesting for it. Words: Kate Coughlan Photos: Tessa Chrisp
Hundreds of old-school caravans have been restored and returned to the roads in recent years. Each reflects the personality of its owner in a kaleidoscope of ways — and is infinitely interesting for it. Words: Kate Coughlan Photos: Tessa Chrisp
How years of work took this retro caravan from mouldy to road-ready
Hundreds of old-school caravans have been restored and returned to the roads in recent years. Each reflects the personality of its owner in a kaleidoscope of ways — and is infinitely interesting for it. Words: Kate Coughlan Photos: Tessa Chrisp
an older man sitting on the back of a vintage car in front of a tree
After years apart, this 1929 Model A Ford was reunited with its original family – for good
Some people get socks for their birthday; the owner of this Model A Ford was gifted an automotive classic. Words: Jane Warwick Photos: Tessa Chrisp When Alfred (Alf) Wendelborn bought his new 1929 Model A Ford Phaeton, vehicle registration was assigned regionally and number plates were orange on black.
there is a blue and white bench in the corner of this room with a hat on it
How years of work took this retro caravan from mouldy to road-ready
Hundreds of old-school caravans have been restored and returned to the roads in recent years. Each reflects the personality of its owner in a kaleidoscope of ways — and is infinitely interesting for it. Words: Kate Coughlan Photos: Tessa Chrisp
an old blue and white bus parked on top of a grass covered field next to a man
How years of work took this retro caravan from mouldy to road-ready
Hundreds of old-school caravans have been restored and returned to the roads in recent years. Each reflects the personality of its owner in a kaleidoscope of ways — and is infinitely interesting for it. Words: Kate Coughlan Photos: Tessa Chrisp
two old cars parked next to each other in the grass near an older model bus
How years of work took this retro caravan from mouldy to road-ready
Hundreds of old-school caravans have been restored and returned to the roads in recent years. Each reflects the personality of its owner in a kaleidoscope of ways — and is infinitely interesting for it. Words: Kate Coughlan Photos: Tessa Chrisp
a close up of a car's steering wheel knob with a cross on it
A father’s Jag-loving spirit lives on through his son and their 1964 Jaguar Mk2
Photos: Tessa Chrisp He fell in love with it — the hidden map lights under the dash, the four internal lights and, the best thing of all, the sound of the famous XK Jaguar twin-cam engine.