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1973 Triumph TR6

Triumph TR6   Years produced: 1968-1976 Price at launch: £1,453 (OTR in the UK in ’71) Numbers produced: 91,850   By the very late 1960s, the British sports car die was beginning to stamp out a product increasingly tired a...


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2003 Aston Martin DB7

Aston Martin DB7   Years produced: 1994-2004 Price at launch: £78,500 (six-cylinder coupe) Production numbers: 7,043 (approximate total, excluding prototypes etc)       2,703 (i6 Coupe)    &nbs...


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2004 Caterham RS500 Evolution

Caterham RS500 Evolution   Years produced: 2004 only Price at launch: £42,000 Numbers produced: 4, approximately   Love it or loathe it, you cannot deny the Caterham Seven’s place in quirky British motoring folk lore or in...


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1986 Ford Capri MkIII

Ford Capri MkIII   Years produced: 1978-1986 Price when new: £8,080 (1981 2.8i OTR in the UK) Production numbers:     Forget any notions of Bodie and Doyle, Arthur Daly, Derek Trotter and any other 1970s TV clichés y...


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1967 Jaguar Mk2

Jaguar Mk2   Years produced: 1959-1967 Price at launch: Production numbers: 83,976   Few cars seem to be quite as multi-faceted as the Jaguar MK2. A car of villains, a car of gentlemen, a car for racing, a car for touring, a car it ...


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1970 Jaguar XJ Series I

Jaguar XJ Series I   Years produced: 1968-1973 Price at launch: £2,280 (2.8) £2,690 (4.2) £3,673 (V12) Production numbers: 78,982 XJ6             3,235 XJ12   X...


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1974 Jensen Interceptor

Jensen Interceptor   Years produced: 1966-1976 Price at launch: Production numbers: 6,408   What a name; The Interceptor. Writing it now, it conjures images decadence and unbridled style. Is there a car better suited to its name than...


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2006 Land Rover Defender TD5 XS 110

Land Rover Defender   Years produced: 1990-2016 This Vehicles Price when new: £32,000  Production numbers: 216,218   Designed and built in the aftermath of WWII, the original Series Land Rovers were an integral force for re...


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1993 Mercedes E220 Carbriolet W124

Mercedes E220 Cabriolet W124   Years produced: 1987-1996 Price when new: £23,800 (230CE) £30,100 (300CE) Production numbers: 141,498   Throughout the 1980s and into the 1990s Mercedes-Benz built upon its diamond strength r...


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1984 Mercedes SL380 R107

Mercedes-Benz SL R107   Years produced: 1971-1989 Price when new: £5,379 (1971 350SL, OTR in the UK) Production numbers: 237,287   As legends go, it is fair to say that the Mercedes-Benz SL is a heavyweight and living up to such...


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