For those keeping the score so far, I had been oddly persuaded by myself to consider purchasing an East German Trabant. One impulsive purchase later and I am eagerly waiting by the front door for Continue reading Tales of my Trabi #2
For many years, I found myself oddly fascinated with the smoke churning racing cardboard, known commonly as the Trabant. Since seeing them roam the streets of Warsaw and Bucharest, my fascination only grew stronger. Just why was a young man who grew up in London obsessed with these East German nightmares? Continue reading Tales of my Trabi #1
As The London Classic Car Show gears up for another spectacular show for 2016, Motor Hipster would like to provide a sneak preview of what is expected to come. Roll up, roll up and bring your wallet for that impulsive purchase. Continue reading London Classic Car Show 2016: Five Reasons to go
Two days ago, Motor Hipster reported the theft of a rare Messerschmitt KR175. Most of us will realise the sad reality that a significant amount of stolen vehicles never return home alive, if at all.
Miraculously, there is good karma in this world, and some Continue reading FOUND: Stolen Messerschmitt
The classic car fairy gone rogue has struck again, this time opting not to swipe a Cortina. Oddly, the thieves have made off with an owner’s cherished Messerschmitt KR175.
Swiped from a lock-up in Edinburgh on 19th January 2016, the rightful owner has unsurprisingly had their Continue reading STOLEN:Messerschmitt KR175
As motor hipsters, we like our vehicles classic and our catering gentrified! No longer do we tolerate poor quality greasy spoons at local and national shows during the summer season. Winter is the ideal time to Continue reading Classic Catering Vans: Which to go for?
Owing to the recent sour news of stolen classics hitting our headlines, surely the time has finally come for something positive to report? Alas, that time is right now!
A recently stolen and abandoned 1969 Chevrolet Impala SuperSport has surfaced in the Surrey commuter town of Sutton. Dazed, confused, and still wearily sporting its original Continue reading Anyone Missing A ’69 Impala?
In this edition of Motor Hipster’s good Samaritan service, we’re in hot pursuit of not one, but three stolen classics. Please spread the message via social media in an effort to reunite these precious retros with their distraught owners. Continue reading STOLEN: Car CrimeWatch
The Honda Civic Shuttle was largely viewed as unenthusiastic and boring throughout its lifetime. Although revolutionary in terms of space and practicality, the very sight of one was enough to contemplate the end. Continue reading C+C: All aboard the Civic Shuttle!