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The OhSoRetro Show Review

Today in Margate, the roar of classic cars woke up local residents. The sound of bellowing V8s, the squeal of air-cooled VWs and everything else in between paid a visit to the home of Dreamland. Motor Hipster set out to snap some retro goodness in the Continue reading The OhSoRetro Show Review


London Classic Car Show 2016: Five Reasons to go

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

Classic diesel cull on the horizon?

Worrying news is on the horizon for classic car fans once again, this time for the oil burners amongst us. A recent article by Keith Moody has instilled a deepest and darkest fear into the hearts of many of us.

Many will already be aware of Boris Johnson’s plans to Continue reading Classic diesel cull on the horizon?

5 Bargain-Basement Retro Barges

Many retro fans cannot resist the urge of the occasional luxury barge. Piloted by the managers of yesteryear or chauffeuring minor celebrities in plush comfort, there are certainly many bargains to be had in the current year. We like all of the extras too; leather seats, electric windows, heated seats, CD players and especially powerful engines.

With a respectable budget of  £2,000, what can we realistically expect?

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