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Archive of the posts written by author : Nick Maltby.

Peel Coachworks Kingston-upon-Thames 1950s – 60s

In January I received a telephone call from Neil Bacon of Oakshair Salon, Hythe, Kent,…

The Jensen Brothers, their cars and after

I had the pleasure and privilege of working for Jensen Motors Ltd., as a draughtsman,…

Braithwaites Garage Classic Car Collection

In May 2019 we spent a very enjoyable week in Cumbria (North Lakes). While there…

Scottsdale’s Car Auctions 2020

In September 2017 I was scanning the Jensen Owners Club forum and saw a post…

Autosport International at the NEC Jan 2020

Did you know that the year 2020 sees the 70th anniversary of both Formula One…

Silverstone Auctions – 2019 Sales Summary

This report was received in the info@carsceneinternational.com ‘inbox’ and as I started to read the…

Healey – The Men and the Machines by John Nikas

The story of Donald Healey, his career in the British Motor Industry, the founding of…

Le Train Bleu and the cars that raced against it

Recently a friend forwarded to me an article on the cars that tried to beat…

Classic Car Show Report- Birmingham NEC November 2019

What follows includes much of what I wrote for the introduction to the 2018 show…

Hemmings Concours D’Elegance 2019 Report

I first became aware of the Hemmings Motor News Concours D’Elegance a couple of years…