SCD Private Collection – 1998 Lotus Elise Sport 190

1998 Lotus Elise Sport 190

1998 Lotus Elise Sport 190 One of fewer than 35 imported Less than 500 original miles Lowest mileage example known to exist Non-street legal; track-day or race only The Lotus Elise is a two-seat, mid-engined roadster initially released in 1996. The Elise has a fiberglass body atop its aluminum chassis that provides a stiff platform for the suspension while keeping weight to a minimum. The Sport 190 model is a competition-only … [Read more...]

SCD Motors Success – GT3 Cup Competes at Tire Rack UTCC

2006 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup

A customer and friend of Sports Car Digest will be participating in the annual Tire Rack Ultimate Track Car Challenge at the beautiful Virginia International Raceway. His weapon of choice is a 2006 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup recently acquired through SCD Motors. This example was originally campaigned by the successful Synergy Racing team where it saw use at several endurance races to include the 2006 Daytona 24 Hour event. During its … [Read more...]

Lovely Landy – 1966 Land Rover Series IIA SWB

1966 Land Rover Series IIA SWB

Update, August 3rd, 2015:  The 1966 Series IIA has found a new home with a Sports Car Digest reader in Tennessee.  Enjoy! When it comes to design, there's something to be said for a well-executed product that simply does the job as intended. High on function, purpose-built and lacking frills; there used to be plenty of vehicles available to the public that enjoyed these qualities, particularly of the off-road variety. Somewhere along the line, … [Read more...]

Featured Listing – 1970 MG B Roadster

1970 MG B Roadster

Update, July 16th, 2015:  Price Reduction on the 1970 MG B Roadster. The swinging '60s provided automotive enthusiasts with more than a few sports car options. Whether you were after American muscle or maybe something a little more Italian, the options were nearly endless. Somewhere in between was the charming British sports car. Low on weight and frills, their (usually) tiny engines displaced small cubic capacities, yet their ability to put … [Read more...]

Featured Listing – 1955 MG TF-1500 Roadster

1955 MG TF-1500

Beginning with the TA, the MG T-series cars began production before the second World War, and survived nearly two decades later with a seemingly endless amount of development along the way. The finale to the series was the TF-1500, which offered buyers a car similar to the popular TC and TD, but with everything from improvements to the cooling system to the replacement of bench seating to individual, adjustable seats. The TF – and especially the … [Read more...]

Fab Fixed-Head – 1955 Jaguar XK140 MC FHC

1955 Jaguar XK140 MC FHC

Update, June 17th, 2015:  The XK140 has found a new home with an enthusiast in Southern California.  Enjoy! The 1950s were good to Jaguar.  With no less than five overall victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, their C-Type sports racer and memorable D-Types unloaded an assault on the competition, dominating the field in 1951, '53, '55, '56 and '57.  They were exciting times for the marque. It wasn't limited to their competition department, … [Read more...]

Featured Listing – Pur Sang Type 55 Roadster

Pur Sang Type 55 Roadster

Regular Sports Car Digest readers will surely recognize our obsession with the beautiful range of products from Pur Sang. Using old-world, artisan production techniques, one simply cannot produce a more authentic facsimile. We love what they represent and where they fit in this motoring world. From our Pur Sang Introduction story, Auction Editor Rick Carey explains some of what differentiates Pur Sang from other car makers: What happens here is … [Read more...]

BYOE – Your Bonneville Speed Week Ticket

The Roadster at Bonneville in 2008

At Sports Car Digest, there is a special place in our hearts for crazy Kiwi petrol heads. Names like Bruce McLaren or Denny Hulme might naturally come to mind -- and for good reason -- but there are plenty of others that deserve attention. One of those individuals is Burt Monro. Munro is likely best remembered in the past few years because of the memorable film from 2005,The World's Fastest Indian, where Munro's story is portrayed by Sir Anthony … [Read more...]

Featured Listing – 1963 Porsche 356B Cabriolet

1963 Porsche 356B Cabriolet

Update, May 31st, 2015:  The 356B Cabriolet has been sold to a Sports Car Digest reader.  Enjoy it! Porsche's 356 series has always represented a bit of a fashion statement throughout the years, and if you've ever had the privilege of driving one you quickly understand why many circle drives of the grandest homes in all the finest zip codes come equipped with Porsche's first sports car. Why is that? Well, the 3-5-6 is the Barbour jacket of the … [Read more...]

Currently Seeking at SCD Motors – March 2015

2014 Porsche Werks Reunion

SCD Motors is seeking the following cars for Sports Car Digest readers and for our own stable. If you own one of these automobiles or know of an example that fits the criteria, please contact us directly at trevor@sportscardigest.com with as much information on the car as possible, including pictures and asking price. Alternatively, let us also know if you would like your dream car added to the list. Submissions will remain private. German … [Read more...]