Modern Classics, August issue

The hills are alive with Modern Classics magazine. In this issue,  our staff writers head to Wales in search of droptop driving nirvana, with cars to suit every budget. From £3k thrillers to grunty £20k heroes, we’re serving up sizzling summer selection. But don’t worry if you’re not a sun-worshipper – we’ve got a tasty tin-top selection to savour.     

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Modern Classics Magazine, February issue

We charge into the new year with the first issue since our magazine changed from a bi-monthly to a monthly publication with a fantastic selection of awesome cars for all budgets. Inside our February issue, we celebrate great drivers’ cars for less than a grand, and turn 1980s supercar fantasy into reality with a sizzling night ride.   

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Modern Classics Magazine, Issue 6

Inside Issue 6 of Modern Classics: It's Escort Cosworth vs Lancia Delta Integrale vs Toyota Celica in a battle of the Group A rally heroes; we celebrate 20 years of the Peugeot 306 GTi-6 by starting a fight with its 1990s hot hatch rivals – Alfa 145 Cloverleaf, VW Golf GTi, Renault Megane 16V, BMW 318ti and Ford Escort RS2000; we head to West London to sample an Overfinch Range Rover; we sample a Nissan Skyline GT-R R33 20 years after its trailblazing Nurburgring lap record; is the Lamborghini Jalpa more fun than a Countach?; why the Aston Martin Vanquish is a bargain – for now and much, much more.

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Modern Classics Magazine, issue 5

Inside issue 5 of Modern Classics: It may not be the greatest start to summer but Modern Classics is serving up a line-up of cars so hot you're going to need Factor 50 to take it all in. From epic drives to expert buying advice, from incisive interviews to the latest market insights, we've got everything to satisfy your fix for the last great era of cars – the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s.

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Modern Classics Magazine, issue 4

Inside issue 4 of Modern Classics: We celebrate the 30th anniversary of the UK launch of the Ford Sierra RS Cosworth, gathering all four versions and picking the best of the bunch to drive. Want a Honda NSX? We show you how to buy a great example, and what makes them a great Japanese supercar.

Editor Keith Adams talks exclusively to the man who designed the Ford Escort RS Cosworth, and we find the greatest bargains of all in a quintet of V6-powered 1990s coupés from £1000 to 150mph.


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Modern Classics Magazine, issue 3

Inside issue 3 of Modern Classics: Ant Anstead on a Japanese performance icon, we test Audi’s super rare RS2, we celebrate the Rover 800’s birthday by rounding up its Watford gap rivals for a massive group test, we pitch Mercedes-Benz 190E Cosworth versus Alfa 75 and we bring you the latest movers and shakers in the market.

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Modern Classics Magazine, issue 2

Inside issue 2 of Modern Classics: We round up six brilliant super saloons, from £1500 to £15,000 for an almighty group test to determine the best modern classic.

Does East beat West? We rally up the Japanese gamechangers for the ‘80s, ‘90s and ‘00s to find out! 

Chris Chilton makes a case for an underappreciated BMW with M3-style thrills and we reveal why you need to get into a Porsche 911 Turbo of the 996 variety almost as quickly as it accelerates!

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Modern Classics Magazine, issue 1

Introducing the brand new magazine Modern Classics, issue 1: There is an ever-growing demand for a publication aimed at cars that are great to drive and exciting to own, but aren't yet ready to appear in mainstream classic mags. In Europe, they're known as 'young timers' – in the UK we call them 'modern classics'. 

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