Lovely Landy – 1966 Land Rover Series IIA SWB

1966 Land Rover Series IIA SWB

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, we became more concerned with filling our utilitarian vehicles with faux wood, high-end audio equipment and heated steering … [Read more...]

Featured Listing – 1970 MG B Roadster

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 smiles on the faces of occupants was without fail. One of the most … [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...]

Feral Feline – Jaguar E-Type Series 1 OTS

1966 Jaguar E-Type Series 1 OTS

Update, May 13th,  2015.  Significant Price Reduction on the '66 E-Type Series 1 OTS. The Jaguar E-Type really needs no introduction. It's as iconic as Sinatra, and every bit as good looking as Marilyn - but not nearly as fussy as either of them. For that reason, we won't bore readers with the regurgitated information about how its straight-six cylinder engine helped give the marque multiple victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, or how a man … [Read more...]

Endless Eligibility – Frazer Nash Le Mans Replica

Frazer-Nash Le Mans Replica

While many likely don’t realize it, if you’ve attended any of the major historic racing events across the globe, chances are strong that you've witnessed a Frazer Nash driven in anger. And even fewer likely realized they were looking at something special. With an interesting story that began before World War II, Archibald Frazer-Nash made his start in the motoring industry building automobiles that famously used a chain drive-style … [Read more...]